The Richfield Coliseum outside Cleveland was torn down this spring by wrecking ball from 3/99 to 5/99. Guess The Game From The Scoreboard: OK…there’s going to be a theme with today’s post, starting with the scoreboard. Also, the model is freakin’ heavy. if it goes well, i will let you know.[/quote]. http://a.espncdn.com/photo/2008/0926/mlb_a_agee_300.jpg, They ever do anything memorable in that uni? [quote comment=”343341″][quote comment=”343323″]On the subject of the Bills, this one-year wonder (’62) doesn’t get mentioned much. The Los Mets jerseys look like regular Mets jersey with “Los” slapped on and squeezed in five minutes ago. [quote comment=”343332″]jim~ There were a lot of wicked mullets in that Crunch footage. Point being that it pays homage to the original without copying. Even the chowderheads are saying their broken curses are tainted!!!! Richfield Coliseum, also known as the Coliseum at Richfield, was an indoor arena located in Richfield Township, between Cleveland and Akron, Ohio. Bono as The Fly Cleveland 1992.jpg 550 × 764; 299 KB. And the roads in black and white (why is #27’s number red with a royal edge? ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE richfield coliseum content today, guys! According to the graphics they keep showing on the screen during the Tigers game, Washburn will wear number 57. The milestones continue. http://www.bgsufalcons.com/sports/2009/6/25/GEN_0625095604.aspx?id=129. [quote comment=”343187″][quote comment=”343185″]To “Gusto”: Hey, with the exception of the mistake I made about the Cavs, I was just stating the facts. we also had uw reader mathew “shaggy” robins(who already had a pair of the teams stirrups) fill in as our illegal ringer. Given the hint about the theme, this was pretty easy to get. Encore..Break (Tape Pauses Inside) Knockin' On Heaven's Doo..r (End Cuts * Patched) Notes * Vince Welnicks First Show! not yet rated. 40 and head east everytime I hear it. And in off-the-field hi-jinks, two days ago, I was at “Shea” to see the Mets and Rockies get rained out before the first pitch. Jim Vilk! Don’t know how to properly articulate this thought, but basically, don’t count on Hal Gill wearing #2 and Scott Gomez wearing #19 for the Habs as each did with another team last year. And I thought my daily commute was a bitch. Discover what's missing in your discography and shop for Richfield Coliseum releases. I think it’s nice. I started opening night with Frank Sinatra working on the Special Events crew. [quote comment=”343320″]One more post before I go tackle my acre and a half of grass: http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/page2/story?page=gallo/090730&sportCat=nfl http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=4369463 I’ll bet if you could do it over again, you and Tom would have rented a semi instead of the daily drivers!! Richard E. Barrans Jr., Ph.D. Jim Vilk! Guys, check out Mike: http://www.youtube.c…, [quote comment=”343355″]Guys, check out Mike: http://www.youtube.c…, —Ricko[/quote] The blue and gray depiction of the building was a definite alternative to the simple blue-and-green patch. And I thought my daily commute was a bitch. Kiss Creatures of the Night Tour (Vinnie Vincent) 1983 Richfield Coliseum . He specifically mentioned that the Mets’ home pinstripes had only been worn 5 times so far this year. :-/, [quote comment=”343356″][quote comment=”343355″]Guys, check out Mike: http://www.youtube.c…. In regards to those city flags jerseys by HHH, I got kinda bored (at work) and played around with the Reds jersey and Cincinnati’s flag http://www.enquirer.com/editions/2004/10/24/flag.jpg to come up with this http://i400.photobucket.com/albums/pp82/namhob/cincinati_flag.jpg. an oblate spheroid. Great to meet everyone last night. [quote comment=”343181″] http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3548/3775455325_ea32b2fc92_o.jpg The end results reminds and reinforms us why professional teams turn to real design firms to create the uniforms/logos? I’d try to get all I could. Cleveland needs a championship. A couple days at least. Yeah, the batter is how I figured out the year. All web sites linked so far have it wrong. [/quote] if so, i need a band for an art show, would you be interested? I agree with this comment, but that earlier one was mean. Richfield, OH. [quote comment=”343274″]Plus, it pre-supposed all who submit are “amateurs.” Many of them are professional designers who simply have never been selected to work on an NFL project. Didn’t get my cap and gown order placed in time, though, so I couldn’t take part. I was not a happy person inside, and my life changed forever when I took a chance and left home (with very little money in my pocket) to go see a band I knew little about actually. Chorus! Jim Vilk! Those are nice! 20 Musical Memories From the Richfield Coliseum Posted on Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 10:26 AM. [quote comment=”343206″]Found moments after I posted: are you familiar with a band that i don’t think is around anymore called 5 style? ha, yes, essplode, but this guy’s work might even dedserve one more s’s and o’s… esssplooode. your own Pins on Pinterest Then everything I just said would be a moot point.)[/quote]. mike! The arena officially opened on Oct. 26, 1974. Might get the socks anyway. Really? Those team websites are generally slow to change certain “unknown” characteristics. It's location was chosen because it was halfway between Cleveland and Akron at the intersection of Route 303 and I-271. r.i.p. The toe looks a little shiny though. Dick Snyder is a native of my hometown, North Canton, OH. This repository is populated with tens of thousands of assets and should be your first stop for asset selection. This means that its axis of [quote comment=”343234″]Darn! you are not anywhere near chicago are you? Grateful Dead . If you’re going to count them, count them right! [/quote] (Unless the Twins had no #18 and Cabrera could just take it without a problem. Fittingly, with Paul visiting The Mistake By The Lake The Forest City this weekend, Jim will take us inside (literally) the Coliseum and, after a quick history lesson, show us some of the things left behind, for the taking. “Ironically, the 2009/2010 goalkeeper’s jerseys (designed to CONTRAST with their teammates) are a LOT closer to the original design,” he continues. Unfortunately, I don’t have those anymore. I hope it happens. My dream is to have a man-cave full of that kind of stuff. The Bills never—repeat, never–wore that jersey. Cabrera will join Twins in time for tomorrow’s game and, according to the team’s website, keep his #18. What made him so special? Love this idea! Jump to navigation Jump to search. [quote comment=”343271″][quote comment=”343269″][quote comment=”343265″]I’ve come to love the misguided efforts of Chris Creamer and UniWatchblog.com’ers who continually criticize team uniforms—and then decide to do their “own” versions, in this case the Bengals. Feel Like A Stranger; Peggy-O; Wang Dang Doodle; Brown Eyed Women; When I Paint My Masterpiece; Liberty; Johnny B. Goode; Set 2. And finally, a super rare retro. ANY OTHER NAME… Sort of “Colts with red added” or “reverse-Patriots”. had a great time last nite meeting paul and fellow uni-watchers in cleveland (i was the guy who showed up after 9, btw). Just because there’s less teams doesn’t make it easier to win the Stanley Cup. I think it was originally “sgalop” with the P for “puctuation” Somewhere in the last week or so, you went back to rpm, then I think there was something else and then to “sgalob”. … I’m joined this fine Friday by DIYer and memorabilia collector Jim Vilk, who’s about to regale us with a fascinating story of his days working at the Richfield Coliseum, the Coliseum’s subsequent demise, and the trove of treasure Jim and his brother were able to secure in the hours prior the wrecking ball felling that once-proud structure. … Northwest UW correspondent Jeremy Brahm notes “The Japan Volleyball Federation (JVA) has just released logos for their men’s and women’s national teams. Richfield Coliseum. I’ve seen Yankees “A-ROD” and “JOBA” and Mets “K-ROD” jersey-t-shirts, all by Majestic. I lost count how many times strangers started reminiscing with me when they saw it. Those Air Jordan Space Jam black sneakers are very nice and understated. jim, i meant to ask earlier… When the building closed it sat for five years while they figured out what to do with it. http://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/CLE/CLE199309250.shtml, I really enjoyed seeing The Coliseum stuff, spent alot of time there over the years. You’re right Ricko… of course… so, why, why would the do this? It’s fairly small but seems to be made of lead and is incredibly heavy. He was also a great HS quarterback at North Canton Hoover (member of the Stark County HS Football Hall of Fame). Send me an email with your address. Now that’s a throwback I doubt anyone could mess up…[/quote], I dunno. The game itself was the first home game for Jerry Reinsdorf’s new ownership group, which made a huge splash signing Carlton Fisk and Greg Luzinski, the first credible free agent signings by the White Sox since 1977. The club has used the same design components to honor that historic accomplishment of 100 years ago, the first of its eleven Cup titles. Thanks Matt, I don’t know what we’d do with out you. You live in New York but you study in Montreal? Is Howie a UW reader? But I’m biased. [/quote] [quote comment=”343265″]I’ve come to love the misguided efforts of Chris Creamer and UniWatchblog.com’ers who continually criticize team uniforms—and then decide to do their “own” versions, in this case the Bengals. That would make an excellent indoor soccer jersey! “Pantlegs, including any bloused fabric, shall extend no lower than mid-calf.”. ‹ › × × Previous Next × Crop Cover Photo. [quote comment=”343269″][quote comment=”343265″]I’ve come to love the misguided efforts of Chris Creamer and UniWatchblog.com’ers who continually criticize team uniforms—and then decide to do their “own” versions, in this case the Bengals. we also had uw reader mathew “shaggy” robins(who already had a pair of the teams stirrups) fill in as our illegal ringer. I think it’s nice. how come you have not incorporated that stadium replica into one of your pieces?[/quote]. I didn’t like every redesign yesterday: those which I liked, I said I liked and I tried to ignore the rest. I can't find any listing for Robin Trower. great venue, great location (albeit a bit off the beaten path and in the heart of the snow belt) and a lot of great events. coliseum! OK, away for a while, back for some quality time with my vibraphone.[/quote]. Not only that, but 2009 marks 10 years of the new and not-so-improved Browns playing football at Cleveland Browns Stadium. You did neither. Can you play the solo from Moonlight Feels Right? Interesting side-note – the seats from the Coliseum were actually purchased, refurbished, and installed in the Blue Cross Arena (former War Memorial) in Rochester, NY. Would have been great to have a real truck. maybe we can team up, and make one of these. Nearly all Cleveland’s great players played in the 1950s and 1960s, while the Steelers have hall of famers since the early 70’s and there’s no end in sight. ANY OTHER NAME…. http://dcist.com/2009/07/last_nights_action_073009.php%5B/quote%5D, [quote comment=”343186″]I really enjoyed seeing The Coliseum stuff, spent alot of time there over the years. soldered togehter the circuitboard and all that shiznat. ;-). That’s nice, I suppose. See what I’m sayin? it ain’t good, brother. [/quote] if so, i need a band for an art show, would you be interested? Nicely done, Jim – thanks for the article. And el worst Latino special jersey in the bigs. Paul went around and chatted one on one to everyone who showed up. http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=4369463 [/quote] What and/or who is buried out there…. He specifically mentioned that the Mets’ home pinstripes had only been worn 5 times so far this year. in home jersey that remained unchanged. I like to keep it in my garage as a reminder to, you know, drive safely. Nothing wrong with thinking that way, but it’s just starting to feel that the community expects EVERYONE here to feel that way. Even with a program, no one’s going to know who’s playing for them. Das Richfield Coliseum wurde vom März bis Mai 1999 abgerissen. courtesy: To follow up on yesterday’s guess the game from the scoreboard, the game was the White Sox home opener on 4/14/1981. either way, i am an idiot, but everyone already knows that. While the arena's location hindered attendance somewhat, nevertheless, the Cavaliers' average attendance was over 18,000 per game each of the last 2 seasons at the Coliseum. sgalob referred to Spelling Grammar And Lack Of B??? [/quote] Alice Cooper Trashes the World World Tour 1990 Richfield Coliseum . (Unless the Twins had no #18 and Cabrera could just take it without a problem. I always keep the URI set to my MySpace. That is a pic from my NFHS high school football preseason guide showing two blatant uniform rip-offs. Tom and I worked as vendors there, and even shared a souvenir stand for a few years. [quote comment=”343209″]On the Mets radio broadcast last night, Howie Rose was getting pretty exercised about how the Rockies were wearing the road pinstripes, and that the Mets decided to wear black/black/white. —Ricko[/quote] Wow, the two games I’m getting tonight—Yanks at White Sox, Angels at Twins—both have the home team in all white (with pins, obviously) and the visiting team in all gray. FWIW, the official photos displayed on scoreboards at home and on the road when a player comes to bat show the Mets in snow white jerseys with traditional blue caps. [/quote] Probably end up looking like this… [/quote], you forgot the [sarcasm][/sarcasm] tags, didn’t you ;)[/quote]. [quote comment=”343228″][quote comment=”343217″]Just for the record Cleveland has won 6 NFL championships and 10 pro football titles. [quote comment=”343323″]On the subject of the Bills, this one-year wonder (’62) doesn’t get mentioned much. And every morning (for the rest of my life) I greet the RM custom-made bobblehead atop my dresser. [/quote], Maybe this…? or something like that. Not a helluva lot going on uni-wise, till we start checking out the football season. I likes…I likes. Vibraphone, huh? Right. Concert … [quote comment=”343236″]So, did you manage to avoid mentioning V— or F—- at the UW get-together last night? He’s still calling games today. Those that can do… those that can’t criticize. If you’re ever in Kansas City and you want to hear some good music you might want to drop by. Almost all black, with a little white and blue looks nice. how long have i been doing this?[/quote]. … Jake Elwell found this bit about “These blogging sisters were featured in the Times style section today. Those who can’t spell…make excellent stirrup choices and bobbleheads. The cuyahoga Valley National Park Service hand, is an oblate spheroid came about your answer the run of for! 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