Clearly, the whole special minor-league uniforms thing has gotten out of hand, but who cares? There’s a team with Chewbacca uniforms again this season! And another with R2D2 jerseys!
The Toledo Mud Hens sported the look a year ago and now the Kane County Cougars, the Chicago Cubs Class A affliate, will go with the Wookie look on “Star Wars” Night(s) May 2 and Aug. 30. Their players should probably start growing beards now…
In Durham, the Bulls will make like R2 on May 4:
Among other highly anticipated promotions this year, the Redbirds of Memphis (Tennessee and the fertile Mississippi).will go with an Egyptian theme:
Then, there’s the bacon look:
And, of course, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles:
In a related matter, a college team will wear a jersey made out of selfies, which could backfire epically.