“Even in a sport with climbing merchandise sales, the Trash Pandas’ revenue is a staggering sum for a single team. That the total was largely achieved before the team played a regular-season game makes it almost dumbfounding.” The NYT on a small branding firm that is a big hit in the minor leagues. (And I want most of their hats.) Sod Poodles, Yard Goats and Trash Pandas, Oh My.