Adidas made some noise with their basketball uniforms after unveiling their horrendous jerseys with sleeves and some sort of zebra print on the shorts, so it should come as no surprise that their new baseball uniforms have generated a lot of discussion on social media. Luckily for adidas, the conversation surrounding their baseball uniforms has been incredible positive.
The Louisville Cardinals are one of the college teams to be sponsored by adidas, so they received a new makeover. When people first caught a glimpse of the new uniforms, only one thing came to mind — “holy rainbow”.
The are definitely colorful, but it works in a sense. The best part about the uniforms is that it sort of gives us a flashback of the old Houston Astros uniforms.
Check them out:
The retro makeovers didn’t stop there for adidas.
North Carolina State’s baseball team also got some new threads, which look nearly identical to the throwback Chicago White Sox jerseys:
Sometimes getting too futuristic with uniforms (like adding sleeves to basketball jerseys) can be a poor decision, but it almost always works when you go for the throwback look, unlike you use vertically striped socks or bumble bee jerseys.
For the most part, however, it will be a success.
Adidas showed us just that with these two makeovers.
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