The West Michigan Whitecaps (the Tigers' Class A Midwest team) celebrated "Social Media Night" last Thursday by wearing emoji jerseys. Not jerseys with smiley faces or hearts or a "thumbs up". No - uniforms with dozens and dozens of emojis.

The Whitecaps frequently play the Lansing Lugnuts, so I'm calling for an equal or better answer to this madness - unless one is already planned.

Here's what the Whitecaps jersey design looked like:

And here's what they looked like at game time:


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