1. Welcome! Please take a few seconds to create your free account to post threads, make some friends, remove a few ads while surfing and much more. ClutchFans has been bringing fans together to talk Houston Sports since 1996. Join us!

World Series (!!!) Gear

Discussion in 'Houston Astros' started by Buck Turgidson, Nov 2, 2017.

  1. Buck Turgidson

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2002
    Messages:
    32,375
    Likes Received:
    10,049
    Online purchases seem to be the way to go, I'm not driving to Austin to find Academy sold out. Post pics, and the sites, of the coolest stuff yall find. I'm already working on Christmas presents and things of that nature for about 20 people.
     
  2. adw

    adw SuperClutchMan
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 1999
    Messages:
    14,347
    Likes Received:
    11,522
    The amount of money I'll be spending later today online *gulp*, but so damn worth it!
     
  3. Sajan

    Sajan Member

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2009
    Messages:
    4,533
    Likes Received:
    1,233
    Ugh. I need some gear for the parade!
     
    BigMaloe and DonKnock like this.
  4. ISOBall

    ISOBall Member

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2015
    Messages:
    2,474
    Likes Received:
    1,189
    Bought the champ + fitted minute the game ended. I was ready!!!
     
  5. Icehouse

    Icehouse Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2000
    Messages:
    11,104
    Likes Received:
    855
    For those looking for the title edition of the Chronicle, I suggest hitting up gas stations now. The ones in my area got their shipments at 4 AM.
     
    lw17 likes this.
  6. Dave2000

    Dave2000 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2001
    Messages:
    10,907
    Likes Received:
    670
    Just got back from Academy on Kirby, got there around 430am, they had shipment of hats that came in, plenty of shirts, locker room, '47, and Nike shirts
     
    lw17 likes this.
  7. DonKnock

    DonKnock Member

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2015
    Messages:
    7,754
    Likes Received:
    11,763
    Anyone know where I can find a medium shirt? They're cleaned out where I am.
     
  8. DonKnock

    DonKnock Member

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2015
    Messages:
    7,754
    Likes Received:
    11,763
    Update:

    I'm hearing Minute Maid and Dicks Sporting Goods are the way to go.
     
  9. Daddy Long Legs

    Daddy Long Legs prolly takin a shitt and lookin' at my phone
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2016
    Messages:
    10,508
    Likes Received:
    12,799
    I aready have the WS patch authentic yuli gurriel jersey

    I pre ordered the blue 2017 world series champion hoodie too.
     
    don grahamleone and DonKnock like this.
  10. No Worries

    No Worries Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 1999
    Messages:
    19,400
    Likes Received:
    1,890
    Has anyone bought gear online?
     
  11. bloodwings19

    bloodwings19 Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2006
    Messages:
    3,014
    Likes Received:
    1,012
    I'm waiting a few months later when it hits clearance than I'll be hoarding them for keepsake. Be careful on non-licensed gear like the champ years of the Rockets.
     
    theimpossibles1 and LonghornFan like this.
  12. DarkHorse

    DarkHorse Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 1999
    Messages:
    6,522
    Likes Received:
    785
    I'm in Cedar Park (north of Austin) and when I walked into Academy the guy took one look at me and said "nope we're all sold out"

    Ordered a cap online, but the shirt I wanted ended up being out of stock between adding it to my cart and checking out.
     
    CCity Zero and lnchan like this.
  13. juicystream

    juicystream Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2001
    Messages:
    25,940
    Likes Received:
    1,632
    I'm over $180 in my cart, and have yet to add any clothing for me or the wife...
     
    Tfor3, DonKnock, Fyreball and 2 others like this.
  14. BigM

    BigM Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2001
    Messages:
    12,911
    Likes Received:
    2,595
    I went about 5am to the team shop. They had tons of everything including the hat. Very few people there. Also had a table with pastries and coffee. Pretty cool.
     
    DonKnock and Fullcourt like this.
  15. thephatp

    thephatp Contributing Member

    Joined:
    May 20, 2005
    Messages:
    621
    Likes Received:
    15
    I'll definitely be getting the WS Champions gear as well, but anyone know where to get one of the hoodies they were wearing in the dugouts before they won? Loved the look of those.
     
    DonKnock and BigMaloe like this.
  16. tmac2k8

    tmac2k8 Member

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2008
    Messages:
    2,193
    Likes Received:
    251
    So what makes it non-license, there is no MLB logo? What about the shirts you see at wal-mart or HEB, is that considered non license because they are cheaper and i don't see them at places like academy. Just curious, I bought some shirts from HEB before.
     
    DonKnock likes this.
  17. craigharmann

    craigharmann Member

    Joined:
    Apr 30, 2015
    Messages:
    487
    Likes Received:
    268
    I dropped $108 on 4 shirts for me, my wife and my girls at Academy. Waiting in line for about 3 hours, but the squeals of excitement and joy from my 8 and almost 6 year old made the waiting in line, the being absolutely tired today so worth it!!
     
    adw, CCity Zero, Madmanmetz and 5 others like this.
  18. bloodwings19

    bloodwings19 Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2006
    Messages:
    3,014
    Likes Received:
    1,012
    Be careful on the street, flea market, or especially online. HEB, Krogers, or Walmart like those sell MLB endorsed shirts, but they don't carry New Era hats (official MLB brand), or Majestic brand (official MLB brand).

    lids.com
    https://www.majesticathletic.com/mlb-houston-astros/o-2398+t-70118652+z-99691-3372551248
    http://si.fanatics.com/


    https://www.si.com/mlb/2017/11/02/astros-world-series-champion-2018 2018 Astros Champion!?!?!?!?!?!? We repeat?!?!?!?!?
     
  19. Nick

    Nick Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 1999
    Messages:
    38,218
    Likes Received:
    2,243
    The last time the city went through this, it was in the infancy of the internet.

    I guess waiting in line at 2am for a chance to buy t-shirts is an experience only this sort of event affords... I just also love the fact that I can click a button and the same shirt will be here by tomorrow.
     
    Daddy Long Legs likes this.
  20. Haymitch

    Haymitch Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2005
    Messages:
    20,658
    Likes Received:
    5,448
Loading...

Share This Page

  • About ClutchFans

    Since 1996, ClutchFans has been loud and proud covering the Houston Rockets, helping set an industry standard for team fan sites. The forums have been a home for Houston sports fans as well as basketball fanatics around the globe.

  • Support ClutchFans!

    If you find that ClutchFans is a valuable resource for you, please consider becoming a Supporting Member. Supporting Members can upload photos and attachments directly to their posts, customize their user title and more. Gold Supporters see zero ads!


    Upgrade Now