Cardinals' Triple-A affiliate to sport 'ancient Egypt' uniforms

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No one does one-off uniforms quite like the minor leagues, and the latest bit of unassailble evidence of same comes courtesy of the Memphis Redbirds, Pacific Coast League affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. Please regard their championship homage to the original Memphis of ancient Egypt ... 

Let me say that those are ridiculous. Now let me say that, in this instance, I wield the word "ridiculous" as nothing short of a soaring compliment. All hail those many-striped leggings! 

All together now: Excelsior!

(Wink of CBS eye: @PhilHecken)

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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