Boston Red Sox to wear uniform ads in Japan
TOKYO -- The Boston Red Sox are putting advertisements on their uniforms for the first time.
The World Series champions said Wednesday they will wear sleeve patches with the logo "EMC" when they open the season with a two-game series against the Oakland Athletics at the Tokyo Dome on March 22 and 23.
EMC Corp. is a data-storage company based in Hopkinton, Mass.
Ads usually are prohibited from uniforms in Major League
Baseball, but the sport has made exceptions for games in Japan. ...
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