Retro Japanese Baseball Hanshin Tigers Matsuri Happi Coat Takumi Akiyama
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.
Takumi Akiyama is a Japanese professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Nippon Champion Hanshin Tigers in Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). He is a left-handed pitcher who throws a variety of pitches, including a four-seam fastball, a slider, and a cutter. Akiyama is known for his excellent control and his ability to pitch to contact.
Akiyama had a breakout season in 2015 when he went 12-6 with a 2.99 ERA. He was also selected to the NPB All-Star Game that year. Akiyama has continued to be a solid pitcher for the Tigers, and he is one of the most respected pitchers in NPB.
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.
Size: Unisex Free (Fits Like USA Large)
Condition: Retro New
Color: Blue / Yellow
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