To celebrate, the Mud Hens will reportedly wear these "Sgt. Pepper's"-themed jerseys during their June 16 game:
As to be expected, Twitter was merciless.
The Detroit Tigers' Triple-A affiliate will rock these Sgt. Pepper's-themed jerseys for 'Beatles Night' on June 16 😮 (📷: @MudHens) pic.twitter.com/76hMuHO8Y4— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) May 2, 2017
@SInow @MudHens This is going to get roasted.— Mr. Eric Tuell (@MrEricTuell) May 2, 2017
@SInow @JumpinJackFlask @MudHens Man I thought nothing could out-tacky the Padres camo outfits and yet here we are— Leonard Pierce (@leonardpierce) May 2, 2017
The jerseys will be auctioned off after the game, with proceeds benefiting local charities. Post-game entertainment includes a Beatles tribute band.
@SInow @espnSteveLevy @MudHens I would take up softball before I put that monstrosity on— Brutus (@Evertonius) May 2, 2017