The company that makes Major League Baseball uniforms has switched to producing masks and gowns in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic
DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer
March 26, 2020, 11:26 PM
5 min read
PHILADELPHIA — The Bryce Harper jersey that could have been worn this baseball season by the biggest Philadelphia Phillies fan is now a protective mask in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
Fanatics, the company that manufactures uniforms for Major League Baseball, has suspended production on jerseys and is instead using the polyester mesh fabric to make masks and gowns for hospitals in Pennsylvania and nearby states.
New York Yankees and Phillies pinstripes were still in vogue on baseball‘s