Iconic American director Spike Lee is no stranger to baseball caps, and on any given day he can be found supporting his favorite sporting team and NYC by donning a cap to match his outfit. Just as iconic as Lee is, the New York Yankees caps were brought to new life by New Era Heritage Series. This collaboration is entitled 1996 New York Yankees Collection, which derives from a conversation between Lee and New Era CEO Chris Koch in 1996. The two discussedcreating a unique cap that redefined the heritage of the New York Yankees. A red Yankees cap was borne out of the project almost 18 years ago, changing the face of team merchandising. Now, the same caps are reintroduced in classic wool and leather versions for fans to re-appreciate the game-changing cap. These will drop on Thursday, July 17th at select New Era dealers, such as size? in UK.