Shirseys

Monthly Archives: August 2011

Shirs-alerts

Aug 25, 2011 at 9:09pm
While feeling sorry for Carolina Hurricanes shirsey owners, we came across these shirs-alerts. Hardy hearts Vlad. 1. The 700 Club always represents, this time with two recent mentions. One, lauding the good karma of seeing a Roy Halladay shirsey first thing in the morning on a game day, and two, pointing out reliever Danys Baez rocking a fellow teammate’s camo shirsey. Wonder how that plays in the clubhouse…? 2. SB Nation Detroit ‘s Brian Packey discusses his Justin Verlander read more

Shirs-alerts

Aug 9, 2011 at 10:42pm
When it comes to the word “shirsey,” no city embraces it like, well, like the city of brotherly love.  Philly.  Based on tweets alone, I’d say 25% come from Eagles/Phillies/Flyers/Sixers fans. Where's the neon yellow and green color option?! That said, with the Phillies recent trade for Hunter Pence and the rash of moves by the Flyers, there has been quite the talk about both the acquisition and liquidation of shirseys (respectively).  And away we go… 1. Frank Close of… read more

Shirs-alerts

Aug 1, 2011 at 9:12pm
Not surprisingly, this week’s shirs-alerts were dominated by the MLB trade deadline.  Lots of folks asking what they can do with old shirseys of players who have since been moved.    Options like “trash it” and “use it for a rag” are easy responses…but fortunately for us, there were some other pretty creative options thrown out there… That's some aggressive taping. 1. Derrick Goold (@dgoold), writer for the St. Louis Post-Dipatch, snapped a photo of a fan following the… read more