Retro Japanese Baseball Hanshin Tigers Matsuri Happi Coat Shinobu Fukuhara #28
Designer: Hanshin Tigers
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A rare Japanese NPB licensed Hanshin Tigers happi coat - yukata. This item is for the ultimate Hanshin Tigers fan or a great piece to add to your fashion wardrobe.
Fukuhara made his professional debut in 1999 and quickly became a vital member of the Tigers' bullpen. He was a regular in the bullpen from 2000 to 2002 and was named to the Central League All-Star team in 2004.
In 2003, Fukuhara was moved to the starting rotation. He had a successful season, going 10-15 with a 3.87 ERA. He led the Central League in losses but also in innings pitched (181 1/3) and strikeouts (145).
Fukuhara returned to the bullpen in 2004 and 2005. He was a vital member of the Tigers' bullpen in both seasons and helped the team win the Central League pennant in 2005.
Fukuhara remained a vital member of the Tigers' bullpen from 2006 to 2016. He was a two-time Central League Middle Reliever of the Year (2014 and 2015) and a regular in the Tigers' bullpen during their run of four consecutive Central League pennants from 2010 to 2013.
The Hanshin Tigers are a professional baseball team based in Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan. They are a member of the Central League in Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). The Tigers were founded in 1935 and play their home games at Koshien Stadium.
The Tigers have won five Japan Series championships (1954, 1955, 1962, 1965, and 2003) and 11 Central League pennants. They are one of the most popular teams in Japan, and their fans are known for being rowdy and passionate.
Several notable Japanese players from the Hanshin Tigers, such as Shintaro Fujinami, Kenji Johjima, Tsuyoshi Shinjo, Keichi Yabu, Kei Igawa, and Kyuji Fujikawa, have successfully transitioned to the Major League Baseball (MLB), leaving an indelible mark on both leagues.
Please understand that retro-new items might have slight imperfections due to long-term storage.
This happi coat has never been worn and is in excellent condition!
Size: Unisex Free (Fits Like USA Large)
Condition: Retro New
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