Agenda summary: Pizza Hut changes its name. Miller Park gets a new sponsor. Mariano Rivera’s HOF vote. Nolan Ryan and Jackie Robinson share birthdays. Tampa Bay Rays revisit original uniform. Vintage GU relics. 1997 Metal Universe PMG baseball cards.
- Pizza Hut in Atlanta temporarily adds an additional “Hut” to its building in honor of its first year with the NFL Super Bowl partnership.((Pizza Hut changes its name in honor of Super Bowl 53. www.ajc.com))
- Miller Park to be renamed in 2020.((Miller Park to be renamed after 2020, American Family Insurance to get naming rights. www.brewcrewball.com))
- Mariano Rivera gets unanimous vote to HOF.
- Nolan Ryan turns 72, and Jackie Robinson turns 100 on the same day.
- Tampa Bay Rays to bring back “Devil Rays” uniform for throwback nights.((Tampa Bay Rays News and Links: New uniform numbers announced, Devil Rays jersey to return in 2019. www.draysbay.com))
- Are vintage GU relics becoming endangered?
- Lost opportunity: 1997 Metal Universe PMG baseball cards