Dean Jeffries, a noted pinstriper
, created the "Monkee-mobile" out of a GTO.
Then it veers through an itinerary one could study with profit today, joining as it does the great hotrod pinstriper
Von Dutch Holland with Stieglitz, Cornell, Schwitters, and Enrico Baj, to name a few of the many names packed into half a page.
LA poster artist Coop (known for his leather-jacketed devils) paid explicit tribute to the late master in his 1996 silkscreen Von Dutch: The comic-book caricature (reminiscent of Lichtenstein's Pop action figures) shows the pinstriper
as an intergalactic astronaut posing before a dark, otherworldly land scape.
Past years have seen the venerable Earl Bruce - longtime Valley resident, friend of the late pinstriper
Von Dutch and owner of one of the earliest chopped 1939 Fords - make an appearance.
Presumably, that good will extends to his former high school teammate, Alex Rodriguez, the haughty pinstriper
for whom being part of a championship team in a championship season remains an elusive dream.
Not the pitch invaders, the FA can deal with them, no, the 11 pinstripers
who hid after half-time.
Last Saturday, the Pinstripers
exploded for seven runs in the fourth inning to take a 10-7 decision from the Indians, forcing the final-game showdown.
However, should the Crankees (er, Yankees) take a first-round exit--as they have done the last three years--the balance of the postseason money is used as a down payment for next year's season tickets, in essence granting the club a rather generous interest-free loan; remember to multiply these numbers by the thousands of season-ticket holders who simply cannot wait to spend their dough on the Pinstripers
, and spend they will, especially at the concession stand.
Flame painting hot rods is a surprisingly old art: some fifty years old--but it's not diminished during that time, and UP IN FLAMES; THE ART OF FLAME PAINTING will reach any who are interested in the specifics of flame painters, pinstripers
, and others.
For all their intimidating history and obscene spending, the pinstripers
are going to have a hard time living down the way they lost Game 5 of the A.
But those same pinstripers
are increasingly throwing money at niche products with narrow audiences of various genders, demographics, and politics because advertisers have begun to turn away from the mass audience and hunger for those slices.
No doubt his tale gave nightmares to the pinstripers
who can afford the Journal's hefty subscription fee.
In the first playoff meeting between the two teams, the Cardinals hammered the Pinstripers
Yankee Stadium: fans are loud, smart, intimidating, 100 percent behind the pinstripers
The big bat for the Pinstripers
was Francisco Matos, who went 4 for 4, including two home runs over the left field fence.