UNIFORM - ARTICLE IX
Section 4. Standard Uniform. The uniform of this Association is:
HAT: navy blue fitted cap; optional white lettering of the chapter's initials or the NYSBUA Logo may be worn on the hat. If worn, letters must be a maximum of two (2) inch high white letters or the NYSBUA logo. If a chapter approves a logo, each member must wear one. The State Secretary must be notified if a chapter adopts a logo.
SHIRT: Navy blue shirt (Cliff Keen #U126) 100% Nylon Micro Mesh; or Anaconda (model number SS124), or Smitty with state logo embroidered directly on the middle of pocket.
Optional: Cliff Keen 100% Nylon Mesh navy blue long sleeved shirt with NYSBUA Logo.
Light blue (Cliff Keen #U129 or Smitty) or red shirt (Cliff Keen #U126 or Smitty) with embroidered NYSBUA patch may be worn.
Both umpires must wear the same color shirt. The wearing of the emblem is mandatory.
The pocket may be a regular pocket (sewn on three sides, open top) or an open top pocket with a separate section for a pencil or pen.
BEWARE: Navy Cliff Keen shirts must be NON Dri-Fit model. This Dri-Fit model has almost the same model number.
UNDERSHIRT: A long sleeve navy blue or red turtleneck shirt may be worn under a jacket but may not be worn under a short sleeved shirt without a jacket. Any visible undergarment must be navy blue or red.
The red undershirt shall be worn under the navy blue shirt only. The navy undershirt shall be worn under the red and light blue shirts.
Both officials must wear the same colored undergarment.
JACKET: A navy blue nylon (flat back) or pullover jacket with zippered turtleneck collar, waistband and cuffs are navy blue knit with navy/ red/white trim, embroidered patch, no pockets. The manufacturer will be Anaconda Kay Sports, Inc.
Optional black or navy blue plate coat specifically designed for baseball may be worn behind the plate only. State patch must be embroidered on the left breast of coat.
BELT: black belt
TROUSERS: Heather gray trousers with or without pleats (may be available in expandable waist)
Fechheimer Brother Company: Flying Cross Brand (#68230) Plate or base
Cliff Keen: Plate, combo or base, with or without pleats.
Smitty : Plate, combo or base
SHOES: Black shoes or commercially made shoes predominately black in color with Logo and/or Trademarks of white only allowed; black socks;
Equipment must be black or navy blue with the exception of the chest protector which may be any color. Inside chest protector and shin guards must be worn under the uniform.
MASK: black or blue mask (straps and padding to be black, navy blue or tan/natural). Hockey style mask may be worn and must be navy blue or black.
BALL BAG: navy blue or gray ball bag;
Section 5. Official N.Y.S.B.U.A. Emblem.
The official N.Y.S.B.U.A. emblem shall be embroidered (with the top of the patch centered) on the left breast of the shirt, and jacket.
Wearing of the emblem is mandatory. Members found not wearing the proper uniform will be fined as described in Appendix A to Article IX, payable to the Chapter Treasurer.