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More than a logo, a legendary icon | MLB.com: News

Submitted by on September 15, 2009 – 9:35 pm

A man with a bat in his hands and a ball in his sights.

It has become baseball’s single defining image, a simple silhouette that tells a familiar story about where the game began.

The logo of Major League Baseball for nearly 40 years, it is an icon that has gained universal recognition as the stamp of approval on anything claiming baseball significance.

On Tuesday, MLB officially recognized Jerry Dior as the logo’s original designer, acknowledging his innovation.

via More than a logo, a legendary icon | MLB.com: News.

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