All-Star hats unveiled with Red Stockings twist - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

All-Star hats unveiled with Red Stockings twist

(PHOTO: Magor League Baseball and New Era) (PHOTO: Magor League Baseball and New Era)
(PHOTO: Major League Baseball and New Era) (PHOTO: Major League Baseball and New Era)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

By: Jeff Miller

Major League Baseball and New Era unveiled the 2015 All-Star baseball caps on Wednesday.

The All-Star hats are inspired by Cincinnati Red Stockings baseball club circa 1880s but with a modern twist. This year's special edition cap is highlighted by two broad, horizontal stripes across the front panel, layered behind the team logo.

“This summer, Major League Baseball will celebrate the Midsummer Classic with these unique All-Star caps that embody Cincinnati's longstanding baseball tradition,” said Noah Garden, MLB Executive Vice President, Business. “We look forward to honoring the heritage of a Reds franchise that continues to vividly represent the Queen City and all of Major League Baseball.”

You can watch your favorite players dawning the caps during the 2015 All-Star Game on FOX19 NOW. Special coverage will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14.

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