PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There will be plenty of new, hip, exciting…socks at the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star weekend.

Major League Baseball and innovative sock company Stance announced a long-term, global partnership naming Stance as the official sock of baseball. These new Stance fusion socks will debut during this year’s all-star weekend.


“With Stance we have the unique opportunity to do something that’s very authentic to our sport in a way that’s extremely current,” said Noah Garden, MLB Executive Vice President, Business. “This deal will bring something fresh to our fans and our players through a product that still respects our roots.”