Founded in 1988, Ebbets Field Flannels have become renowned for their ability to manufacture exact replicas of genuine mid-Century American sportswear apparel. Inspired by lesser-known independent league teams and dedicated to using original materials and techniques, Ebbets Field Flannels are committed to staying faithful to original designs and have grown to become the finest producer of vintage American baseball attire.
Stocked with talent from the parent Yankees, Newark could always be counted on to field a winner in the 1930s and 40s. The 1940 club finished second, behind Rochester, but defeated the Baltimore Orioles in the post-season playoffs. Tommy Holmes led the league in runs and hits. The Brooklyn-born Holmes went on to a long career as a player and manager with the Boston Braves, and played his last season for Brooklyn, in 1952