[1/26/2018] Rakuten Eagles unveil new uniforms for 2018

The Rakuten Eagles held a press conference today and unveiled new uniforms for the 2018 season. The uniforms were modeled by Takahiro Norimoto, Yuki Matsui, Ginji, and Motohiro Shima.

Home Uniforms

  • the home uniforms for redesigned for the first time since the team was first established
  • the Eagles logo on the chest now has a gold border (instead of golden yellow)
  • designs for the neck and sleeve cuff were also changed (no more raglan sleeves)

Visitor Uniforms

  • a new chest logo
  • more “stylish” than before
  • new designs for the neck and sleeve cuffs (no more raglan sleeves)

Tohoku Pride Uniforms 2018

  • taking pride in Tohoku
  • Tohoku logo on the chest is the same design used for the Tohoku Green Uniforms in 2013

FANS’ Uniform 2018

  • crimson red
  • a uniform to be worn with the fans

The Eagles also opened a special site to show off the new uniforms.

Source: Rakuten 1/26/2018, Sports Hochi 1/26/2018, Daily Sports 1/26/2018

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