Stirrup the Tradition

Stirrups were a common form of socks worn by baseball players up until the mid-1990s, when players started wearing their pants all the way down to cover their ankles. Stirrups were necessary when players wore knickerbockers or “knickers” as a part of their uniform to help hold up their pants. Now, they seem to add […]

The Gatemen Hit the Books

Kayla Krasnoo When the college players commit to play in the Cape Cod Baseball League, they expect to be challenged on the field. The wooden bats will be a new experience, the pitching speed will be much faster and the overall pace of the game will take some getting used to. However, what the players don’t always […]