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A brief history of uniform typos

Too bad there isn't spell check for uniforms, because we've seen plenty of typos. Uni Watch

Updated: October 12, 2007, 2:26 PM ET
By Paul Lukas | Page 2

What's in a name? Plenty, if it happens to be your name. And on Sept. 5, the name in question belonged to Mets reliever Willie Collazo, who took the mound at Shea Stadium with his moniker misspelled on the back of his jersey.

Collazo thus joined the small but growing fraternity of players who've been victimized by that most unseemly yet highly entertaining phenomenon: the uniform typo.

Uni Watch has always loved jersey-borne misspellings, because they function like passive blooper ...

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