The Triple-A Omaha Storm Chasers is actually based out of the small town of Papillion, Nebraska. The team had previously changed its name from the Royals - it is a Kansas City affiliate - to the Golden Spikes in 1999 to honor the completion of the transcontinental railroad and the local headquarters of the Union Pacific company. Fans hated that moniker and, when asked to vote for a new one, chose Storm Chasers, which is - let's be honest - a lot cooler. The logo, an "O" struck by lightning, is pretty sweet as well. Our only issue with the hat is that multiple strangers thought it was a Quidditch cap depicting a snitch. [$28; milbstore.com]
Photograph by Michael Pirrocco
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