Major League Baseball is about to have a little fun.
The league announced that MLB Players Weekend will be held from August 25-27 and part of the celebration will include Major Leaguers wearing alternate jerseys with their nicknames on the back.
Browse the MLB Players Weekend shop at Fanatics for all the latest nicknamed jerseys and shirts of your favorite players.
Here are some of the most popular MLB Players Weekend items available right now:
1. Buy MLB Players Weekend Nickname Gear & Apparel
The MLB Players Weekend is set for August 25-27. Part of the initiative is to allow the players to reconnect with their youth baseball roots in an original way — by letting use nicknames on their jerseys instead of the traditional nameplates. The event coincides with the final weekend of the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Grab a new jersey or shirt with your favorite player’s nicknamed adorned across the back, or an alternate style hat.
MLB Players Weekend Nickname Jerseys
All Major Leagues will be wearing alternate jerseys over the August 25-27 weekend and Fanatics has over 800 for you to choose from. The biggest stars in the game are available — Kris Bryant, Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton, Clayton Kershaw, and Bryce Harper, to name a handful.
The jerseys, which are made of 100 percent polyester, is made of a moisture-wicking fabric to keep you dry and cool this summer. Featuring a V-neck and sewn-in twill graphics, names, and numbers, the jersey also has a Little League Evolution EmbossTech patch on center back neck. They are machine washable and officially licensed.
If you’re interested in the item above, click here to get the Mike “Kiiiiid” Trout Angels Nickname Jersey.
Price: Between $189.99 to $199.99
3. MLB Players Weekend Nickname T-Shirts
There are also over 800 nickname T-shirts available to celebrate MLB Players Weekend 2017.
Made of 100 percent cotton, the short sleeve Ts by Majestic feature screen print graphics and are machine washable. All of the shirts are officially licensed.
Check out the Bryce “Big Kid” Harper Nationals Nickname T-Shirt for MLB Players Weekend here.
4. MLB Players Weekend Alternate Hats
There are also over 100 hats in different styles available for the MLB Players Weekend. There are styles for adults and youth.
There are New Era 59FIFTY fitted hats, which feature a high crown and flat bill. The structured fit cap is made of 100 percent polyester and feature six panel construction with embroidered eyelets and embroidered team graphics. Each hat costs $35.99.
If you’re looking for a different style, the New Era 2017 Little League World Series Players Weekend Low Profile 59FIFTY Fitted Hat has a mid crown and curved bill. Also made of 100 percent polyester, the cap has embroidered graphics and a structured fit. The price is also $35.99.
Price: $31.99 or $35.99, depending on style