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The Most Stylish Major League Baseball Uniforms

April 2017Words by Mr Paul Underwood

The St Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in Missouri, August 2016. Photograph by Mr Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images

Thanks in large part to Gucci’s creative director Mr Alessandro Michele, whose luxuriously embroidered baseball jackets are among the season’s most coveted pieces, the sport’s oft-maligned uniform is enjoying a moment of style. And while we don’t imagine Mr Michele spends much time poring over box scores or weighing the pros and cons of the designated hitter rule, his unfailing eye is onto something: the logos, the lettering and even the physical structure of a professional baseball uniform has a certain functional elegance.

So as Major League Baseball warms up for its 117th season of play (beginning on 2 April), we’ve ranked our five big league favourites.