PHOTOS: 2014 All-Star Game hats an homage to 1970s Twins

Here's the Dodgers' version of the All-Star cap for this season.
Here's the Dodgers' version of the All-Star cap for this season. (New Era)

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Major League Baseball has revealed its team-specific caps for the 2014 All-Star Game -- which will be played Tue., July 15, at Minnesota's Target Field. This year, each team will have a version that is an homage to the 1970s Twins batting helmets. Check out the Twins' design to help jog your memory, if needed:

"Returning to Minnesota for the first time in almost 30 years, we wanted to honor the Twins history with new ideas and their distinctive batting helmet design from the 1970s made perfect sense," said Tim Brosnan, MLB's executive VP of business, in a statement.

That's pretty cool. It makes perfect sense, but that Twins one might well be the best.

Another good one? Check out the A's:

That's a perfect blend of the team colors right there.

There is a version for each of the 30 teams that will be available for purchase at LIDS, New Era retail locations, and's online shop beginning July 3. They will then hit sporting goods stores nationwide July 7.

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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