Styles of the Game

Various Copa de la Diversión uniforms

Custom uniforms reflect cultural pride and signal Latino presence and excellence in baseball, America’s pastime. Jerseys declare participation on a team, allowing players and fans to feel connected to something bigger than themselves. From California to Wisconsin, Pennsylvania to Kentucky, and Texas to Illinois, minor league and independent league jerseys proclaim Latino heritage and love for the game.

Kansas City Aztecas jersey, Kansas and Missouri, 1979–1980 seasons

The Aztecas name illustrates the significance of Indigenous heritage to Mexican identity.

Gift of John David Ortega

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See Pleibol in 3D! Explore a model of the jersey.

Los Boricuas jersey, Chicago, Illinois, 1997

Gift of José Jusino

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Indigenous Puerto Rican pride is reflected in the Los Boricuas name and the team’s mascot, the native coquí frog whose calls are heard across the island.

See Pleibol in 3D! Explore a model of the jersey.