This day in baseball: Souki

On April 4, 1978, the Montreal Expos unveiled their new mascot.  The mascot, named Souki, wore an Expos uniform below a giant baseball head with antennae.  However, after just one season, the Souki’s rights would be sold for a mere $50.00, after proving unpopular with the fans due to his strange looks and quirky behavior.


5 thoughts on “This day in baseball: Souki

    1. I was just imagining him as a Halloween costume. Can you imagine the looks on kids’ faces when you answer the door holding a bowl of candy and wearing that outfit?

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