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    Mets New Retro Uniform

    Last edited by Tyler Durden; 11-24-2009 at 02:41 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tyler Durden View Post
    whats different about it....i dont really notice any change

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    Quote Originally Posted by BigJet85 View Post
    whats different about it....i dont really notice any change
    The color... it's cream not white

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tyler Durden View Post
    The color... it's cream not white
    Which is kinda funny because the purpose of the change is to harken back to the '69 season, but those unis were white, not cream.

    The best Met uniforms IMO were the "Snow Whites" without the black shaded lettering, and the all royal blue cap.

    That's the essence of the Met uniform as originally intended. Yes, the team started with pinstripes, but that was because of the Yankees. The notion originally was to combine the uniforms of the Brooklyn Dodgers and New York Giants. The NY logo and orange collor is the Giants' and the royal blue is the Dodgers.
    Last edited by SMC; 11-24-2009 at 03:11 PM.

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    The 60's uniforms were made of a flannel material that was more of an off-white then anything else, it wasn't the Bright White you see on the uniforms they wore last year.



    It's hard to say if they nailed that, in some pictures the difference is barely noticeable (Like this http://twitpic.com/qrt9o ), in others (Like the one above), it's very noticeable. I guess it depends a lot on the lighting.
    Last edited by Ven0m; 11-24-2009 at 03:22 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Super Mario View Post
    HAHAHA that looks like a before and after add for Tide

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    Looks like one is just the "base path" edition.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Super Mario View Post
    Gee, I hope they didn't pay anyone overtime to come up with that retro design.

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    I want the 86 racing stripe jersey. Those were hot.


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    How about these throwbacks?


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    If there was no black outline those uni's would be perfect.

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