Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Throwbacks and Fitteds

Above is a sweet new design from http://www.ecapcity.com/. The Padres minor league affiliate Rancho Cucomonga Quakes have always had a popular lid, but they've taken it to another level with the actual fault line across the bill. Pretty sweet for us hat dorks (FYI, the other cap is of Phillies' minor leauge affiliate Clearwater Threshers).

And for even more Padres-related stuff, this one will come as a trip. Throwback Padres jerseys have made waves ever since Jay-Z donned the '84 home Alan Wiggins jersey in the "Girls, Girls, Girls" video, but this one takes the cake. Who would ever have thought that the "Camo/Miltary Salute" jersey would ever be manufactured as a classic? Well, the fine folks at Mitchell and Ness have done it. Behold:

And in case you forgot, here's Mr. Roc-A-Fella himself representing SD:

Happy Tuesday, as we continue with the Olympic-sized Inspirational Quotes:

"Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are the real gold of competition."

-Track and Field legend Jesse Owens


Red said...

Jay-Z is the business.

Dave H said...


I need more Roc-A-Wear.

words words words said...

Fuck John Mayer's girlfriend's body. The Mitchell and Ness store is the real wonderland. If you're ever in Philly, it's a must-see.

Dave H said...

No, shit, u been there? Oh god, I've heard so much and seen so little...