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Starlin Castro’s Profile Updated

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In case you forgot, Chicago already had a pretty damn good shortstop. Check him out here.

Alex Gordon’s Profile Added


Blue Steel.

UA’s 2015 Batting Gloves, Carbon Fiber Armour, Cleats via Baseball Factory

Under Armour Yard Undeniable Batting Gloves

I’ve been on somewhat of a hunt to learn/see more about these new Under Armour batting gloves and thanks to Baseball Factory and the UA All-America game, we got some nice up-close shots to gawk at.

These are called the UA Yard Undeniable, and its looking like they’ll release on 10/1 at $49.99.  These are the colors that we might expect, though they are subject to change:

UA Yard Undeniable Batting Gloves (Colors)

Love ‘em, even despite the Volt.  Its so obnoxious at this point that I don’t even want to address it.

Under Armour Gameday Leg and Elbow Guards

UA’s got a new line of armour (I’ll spell it non-America style since that’s how UA does it) that implements a carbon fiber shell that looks tight and is perfect for this application.  I think Evoshield might have some legit competition next season (these ship 10/1).

Under Armour Yard Mid & Low ST 2015 Cleats

Baseball Factory also gives us our first good look at the 2015 UA Yard Mid and Low ST cleats.  You can also expect to see a few different colorways on the 10/1 ship date.

UA Yard Mid ST 2015 Cleats

Rather than give you my opinion, what do you think about these 2015s compared to the 2014 Yard style?

Dee Gordon's Under Armour Yard Mid ST Cleats (closest alternative)

Under Armour Yard Wrigley Commemorative Insoles

Here’s a look at the insoles (Baseball Factory calls them sock liners) that UA All Americans were steppin’ in.  They’re a tribute to Wrigley Field’s 100th anniversary, where the game took place.  Imagine playing at Wrigley Field?  My God that’s a guaranteed 3-5 mphs on the four seam, right?

2014 All America Game Top Velocities by Inning via Baseball Factory

2014 All America Game Top Velocities by Inning via Baseball Factory

Right.  Wrigley-fueled cheddar coming out of these kids’ ears.  There’s a good chance you’ll see a lot of these names lighting up the gun at Wrigley on the Big League circuit in short time.

Anthony Rizzo’s Profile Added

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Check out the other half of Chicago’s twin terrors here.  Javy Baez (for those who missed it) here.

What We Missed While I Was Blowin’ It

Garrett Richards' Nike Lunar Vapor Trout Cleats (After)

I went dark for about a week there because I got invited to “pitch” the concept of WPW to some investors.  There were 9 other companies pitching, including a dude that built “submarine superyachts” and another that made computer-generated 3-d models of people.  Then I came up like, “SUPPP! YOU GUYS LIKE DIGI CAMO ARM SLEEVES?”  Its safe to say Mark Zuckerberg can rest easy, I’m not coming for his job.  Funny because last weekend I was pitching a baseball, not a business plan, and that was much more fun.  Either way, I’m looking for editors (with college degrees in journalism) for basketball and soccer.  If you know a good candidate hit me up at

Moving along… let me throw some swag at you as my humble apology.

Turns out that Kole Calhoun’s got red hair and he doesn’t care.  He’s got the wristband to prove it:

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Unfortunately I couldn’t track that one down for sale but it looked like it was available at some point at a site called “Ginger Problems.”  I guess there’s just no shame anymore.

Garrett Richards’ tragic injury robbed us from seeing these babies on the bump:

Another custom job by Recon Northwest, who is building a formidable resume amongst MLB stars.



Just want to reiterate, if you hadn’t already seen it, two Bryce Harper game spec Rawlings PROHARP34 gloves are available online.  Check ‘em out here.  Check his profile here.  (Also, a cheaper “Gamer” version is designed just like the red one, which you can get here.)

As you can see in the caption, Buster’s got a little side-piece he’s been working into the rotation lately in the Marucci BP28 34/32 seen above.  It is important to mention, though, that it looks like he’s trying to patch things up with his Louisville Slugger D200, since he went yard with her earlier tonight:

With that swing though, they’re all gonna look good.

Kevin Kiermaier swinging a Phoenix Bat, a lesser known brand that bills itself as a manufacturer of “Premium Wood Bats For Hitters Who Want To Rake.”  Sounds pretty simple.  Website here.

David Price is rocking his Jordan 13s with the new club.

As you might expect you won’t be able to find these.  Custom Cleats is your only option.

I’d like to go on record and say that Josh Harrison is in direct competition with Chase Utley for the freshest batting gloves in baseball.  The one-color look just does it for me.

Might as well take it to a vote.  Harrison’s UA Yard or Utley’s Franklin Pro Classic?


Also would like to congratulate my high school and summer ball teammate Joe Panik on his first bomb and 4 hits today.  Guy just hits everywhere he goes and I don’t expect that to change.

Coming back with a vengeance next week.  Win some ballgames this weekend I’m sure its the stretch run for most of you.

Note from the Editor: Lack of Pro Stuff for a Reason

What’s up everybody, just wanted to say sorry for the lack of pro content over the last few days.  A big opportunity is knocking for WPW and it will be a win-win for EVERYBODY, that includes you, but I have been 100% focused up on it and will be until Thursday.  Brian and Jake have been doing a great job keeping it fresh, but just wanted to let you guys know.


The Toast of Chicago, Javy Baez’ Profile Added

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Check out the gear of MLB’s newest super-prospect here.

Dellin Betances’ Profile Added


Mariano who?

Yoenis’ Red Sox Gear Update

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Red Sox just got swaggier (and now no one can use the word swag anymore because that officially killed it forever…my bad).

Mike Napoli’s Profile Updated

Mike Napoli's Oakley Radar Angling Specific Sunglasses

Check it out here, complete with “angling” Oakleys.

Evoshield to Release 2nd Run of EvoScopes Sunglasses

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Quick FYI, Evoshield let us know that they’ll be re-loading on the sold-out EvoScopes sunglasses that we discussed a couple weeks ago.  They’ll be available tomorrow, August 1st (around noon eastern) at $99.99.  Get them here.


Bryce Harper’s Profile Updated

Bryce Harper's Under Armour Deception DT Hybrid Cleats

Bryce’s locker has been refreshed for the second half. Check out the updates here.

New Balance Area Code Games Uniforms Might Make You Jealous

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The 2014 Area Code Games, an elite high school tournament which boasts 11 number one overall picks in its 28-year existence, start in a week.  This is an MLB scout-driven exhibition of the best young talent in the country, and MLB scouts have a pretty good eye for that kind of thing.  Little names like Mike Trout, Bryce Harper, Clayton Kershaw, Jacoby Ellsbury, Prince Fielder, Albert Pujols, Dustin Pedroia, David Wright, Giancarlo Stanton, CC Sabathia and Troy Tulowitzki all played in the Area Code Games before launching into super stardom.

New Balance has the honors to outfit all eight squads this year, all of which are hand-picked by scouts from a specific MLB team.

Below you’ll see each tourney team’s uni, the White Sox, A’s, Reds, Brewers, Yankees, Nationals, Royals, and Rangers…

…which are just excruciatingly fresh.  The detailing on the pants is making me jealous.  I want.

For those not lucky enough to be invited, lets at least pretend.  Which scheme would you want to rock in front of a bevy of scouts from all 30 MLB teams and just about any college that matters?

Hanley Ramirez’ New Balance 4040v2 “Hanleywood”


That is the absolute definition of “Hanleywood” right there.

Whether you love it or hate it, Giants need a W tonight to avoid getting steamrolled by, in my view, the best team on paper in baseball.  You’re crazy if you don’t shudder looking at that 3-man rotation of Kershaw, Greinke, and Ryu.  And then as a pitcher you’re staring down a 2-3-4 of Puig-Gonzalez-Hanley that, if Dee Gordon finds a way on base, you’re living my nightmare.

We all know his history, so Hanley’s looking to reduce the pounding on his joints over the stretch run by mixing in a TPU (plastic) 4040v2 from New Balance, who is now at a point where they’ve got the best palette in baseball and they’re having fun with it.  These cleats look good in every color.  This one looks like its got a reptilian treatment to compliment Hanley’s overall opulence.

Hanley had a brief stint with Carl Crawford’s Jordan 12s early in the season, but he’s come right back to his NB “Hanleywood” cleats that he’d been in since last year.  These are obviously player exclusive, but there is plenty to choose from with the 4040v2.  Shop them here.

See Hanley’s full WPW profile here.

Jose Altuve’s Profile Added

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After two-and-a-half seasons of WPW snubs, Houston is on the map.  Here’s your two-time All Star and proof that its not the size of the dog in the fight that matters.  Check his gear here.

What Pros Wear: Jose Altuve (Bat, Glove, Cleats, Batting Gloves, Sunglasses)

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Altuve is proof that in baseball, size really doesn’t matter.  The 5’6″ Venezuelan flash is leading the AL in AVG, SB, and hits at the time of this writing and just bagged his 2nd All Star appearance in 3 full seasons.  Baseball is the only sport where you can line up 9 Jose Altuve’s against 9 LeBron James’ and still have no clue who will win.  For that, and for Jose Altuve, us sub-6-footers are thankful.


Nike Air Huarache Pro Low

Nike Lunar Vapor Trout Spectrum in Orange/Volt  (All Star Game)

Altuve is a player that relies on stealth, and his gear reflects that.  He keeps an understated grey/black look throughout his gear, including the Air Huarache Pro Low you see below. These are available at the link above.

In the All Star Game, however, Altuve indulged and went with the head-turners, the Nike Lunar Vapor Trout Spectrum in orange, available at the link above.


Tucci TL-238 Maple 33/31

As you can see in the feature, Altuve handles a Tucci TL-238 Maple.  This cut is not available, but you can shop Tucci’s available pro lumber here.

Batting Gloves

Nike MVP Elite Pro in Various Astros Colors

Nike Vapor Elite Pro (All Star Game)

Altuve has mixed in just about any colorway of the MVP Elite Pro that would possibly work for the Astros awesome color palette.  Unfortunately, none of them that we’ve seen are available.

In the All Star Game, Altuve went with a little more flair than we’re used to seeing from him with the Vapor Elite Pro batting gloves you see below, which are available in a few colorways.  Volt fans, eat your heart out.


Wilson A2K 1786 2015 in Black/Grey

Jose showed this beauty off on his Instagram on Opening Day, along with some Nike batting gloves and a TL-S318 Maple.  (He hasn’t been swinging this lately.)  GOOD NEWS: Altuve’s Wilson glove is the 2015 Pro Stock version, which is available on order at the link above.


Various Oakley Models, including Oakley Radar Path, Oakley Fast Jacket

We’ve seen Altuve wear a few different versions, including the all-white Radar Path below, as well as the Fast Jacket further down.

The Fast Jacket:

George Springer’s Profile Added

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The future of baseball in the Lone Star State.  Check Springer’s stuff out here.

Louisville Slugger’s 80-Year Streak Splintered, Marucci King of the All Star Game

Last year WPW made some noise after posting this article, disputing the truth of Louisville Slugger’s claim that they were the #1 bat at the 2013 All Star Game.  After researching it we concluded that Louisville was not, in fact, #1, but it was Marucci, swung by 12 players to Louisville’s 11.  The upset came with a bit of controversy though, as a reader pointed out that Edwin Encarnacion swung Louisville that night.  Being that we pay attention to this type of thing, I knew that was atypical for Encarnacion, who had been swinging Marucci exclusively going back several seasons, and continues to do so to this day.  So why would a loyal Marucci guy randomly pick up a Slugger in the All Star Game?

I am speculating, but it probably won’t surprise you that companies sometimes offer bonuses (often charitable) so players will use their equipment in an exhibition like the ASG.  In this instance, Edwin took the bait.  In WPW’s eyes, even though Edwin swung Louisville that night, he’s a Marucci guy and has been for a long time, so I awarded Marucci the swing vote.  (Note: I understand Louisville might not have been the only one to give bonuses, but their bonuses were probably the biggest, being that they’re the most established company in the sport and were enough to lure Encarnacion who hadn’t swung anything but Marucci for multiple seasons before.)

After that article, I got a call from USA Today’s Ray Glier, who was intrigued by the “upset” and wanted to check my numbers.  He wanted to write a story about it.  I told him my numbers, and by the time it went to print, Ray told me that he found out Edwin went to bat with Louisville, so my numbers were inaccurate and had to be removed from the story.

We’re back, 365 days later, and we’ve got another count for you.  This time, there is no controversy.  It was a landslide, and a historic one at that.

Here’s a breakdown of every guy to the finest detail, his brand and model, along with measurements where possible (and links to buy where available).  I watched every AB, scoured Getty Images, did whatever I had to do to leave no doubt.

2014 ASG Starters Bat Choices

Andrew McCutchen

Marucci AM22 Maple

Yasiel Puig

1st and 2nd AB: Old Hickory YP66 Maple 

3rd AB: Chandler YP66 Maple

Troy Tulowitzki

Tucci TL-271 34/31.5 Maple

Paul Goldschmidt

Old Hickory TC1 34/32 Maple

Giancarlo Stanton

Marucci G27 34/32 Maple

Aramis Ramirez

Sam Bat PS2 Maple

Chase Utley

Marucci CU26 33.5/31

Jonathan Lucroy

B45 B318 Yellow Birch

Carlos Gomez

Victus CG27 Birch 33.5/30.5 (Based of C360)

Derek Jeter

Louisville Slugger P72 Ash 34/32

Mike Trout

Old Hickory J143M Maple 33.5/31.5

Robinson Cano

Marucci RC’09 Maple

Miguel Cabrera

Sam Bat MC1 Maple 34/32

Jose Bautista

Marucci JB19 Maple

Nelson Cruz

1st AB: Marucci AP5 Maple

2nd AB: Louisville Slugger I13L

Adam Jones

Louisville Slugger AJ10 Ash

Josh Donaldson

Marucci JD20 Maple

Salvador Perez

Marucci JB19 Maple


Charlie Blackmon

Old Hickory CB19 34 inch

Hunter Pence

Max Bat HP9 Maple 34.5/32.5

Starlin Castro

Louisville Slugger S318 Maple 34 inch, varying weight

Freddie Freeman

Marucci CB15 Maple

Anthony Rizzo

Marucci Rizz44 Ash

Todd Frazier

Marucci SH7 Maple

Dee Gordon

Chandler CB15

Daniel Murphy

Louisville Slugger C243 Ash

Devin Mesoraco

Marucci DM39 Maple

Miguel Montero

Zinger X26

Josh Harrison

Marucci JH5

Alexei Ramirez

Marucci Los15

Derek Norris

Marucci CG5 Maple

Jose Altuve

Tucci TL-238 Maple

Yoenis Cespedes

Chandler DTM7C Maple 34/32-32.5

Kyle Seager

Victus KS15 Ash 34/31.5

Adrian Beltre

Marucci AB29 Maple 34/32

Michael Brantley

Marucci CS41 Maple

Brandon Moss

Louisville Slugger S329 Maple

Ian Kinsler

Louisville Slugger C243 Maple

Jose Abreu

2014 ASG Totals

(1/2 points awarded for guys who swung two brands)

Marucci – 17.5

Louisville Slugger – 6.5

Old Hickory – 3.5

Chandler – 2.5

Tucci – 2

Sam Bat – 2

Victus – 2

Zinger – 1

MaxBat - 1

B45 - 1

There you have it.  Marucci left no doubt this year, with 11 more bats than their rival, Louisville Slugger, and 45% of the entire field.  A decisive victory and one that has been years in the making.


As you can see in the chart above, we looked back to the 2012 All Star Game to see if we could spot any trends, and now that the 2014 results are in, we’ve got a pretty telling story.  Since the first All Star Game in 1933 (and for at least a decade before that), Louisville Slugger has been the choice among baseball royalty, and until these last three seasons, it was never even close.

To put that 90+ year run in context with other top sports brands, look at Nike, who seems to have been running the basketball shoe market for an eternity, but in reality it hasn’t even been 30 years.  Or a company like Titleist, whose name seems as much a part of golf as fairways and sand traps, who became the top ball at the US Open for the first time in 1949, 65 years ago.

Mel Ott (left) and other New York Giants talk Slugger with Boston Braves, 1933. Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.

Mel Ott (left) and other New York Giants talk Slugger with Boston Braves, 1933. Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.

Its Louisville’s unparalleled dynastic success that makes Marucci’s rise so remarkable.

The underdog story began when Cardinals’ Eduardo Perez lined out to SS on June 25, 2003.  Just eleven years later, 45% of the game’s elite players are converted.  Whether you’re a Louisville, Marucci, Old Hick, or a Chandler guy, its obvious that this is a pivotal moment for the pro wood bat industry.

Will Marucci, now the top dog, be able to fight off Louisville with a target on their backs?

Will Louisville be able to get back up off the mat and take back what is theirs?

Is this the beginning of a tug-of-war between the two lumber kings?  Or is there another underdog coming for the top spot?


WPW at the All Star Game (Part III)

Gotta hope Jones gives the Volt stuff to a lucky fan.  Orange and Volt are an absolute hard no.  A hard no.  And I know you’re wondering, is the sleeve available?  Yes it is.

Sometimes its notable, what they AREN’T wearing.  Here’s Mike  Trout (profile), deferring to his everyday usuals, the Nike MVP Elite Pro batting gloves, leaving the Vapor Elite Pro, being worn by guys like Adam Jones above, in the gift box.

A weird thing happened when Charlie Blackmon’s Vapors passed between the camera and the green screen behind home plate used for advertising.  It made the gloves disappear!

They look like this:

Nike Vapor Elite Pro Batting Glove

But you can see Blackmon’s partially disappearing here:

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Shop the Vapor Elite Pro here.

Shock Doctor was kind enough to not only read our last post, but respond and let us know what Puig’s sleeve is (below):

Sounds like it might be heading for retail but not just yet.

I tried to get some better shots of these, but @evoshield posted a partial shot of the Evoshield elbow guards, which feature the 3-letter acronym for each guy’s individual team:

Doesn’t look like you can get these, but you can shop the Evoshield MLB Authentic Collection here.

Jonathan Lucroy's Franklin Pro Classic All Star 2014 Batting Gloves

Franklin’s Digi Camo debut has been incredibly successful, with Lucroy peppering a pair of doubles off the right and left field walls off Jon Lester and Chris Sale (NBD).  As we mentioned yesterday, these are available online, but LIMITED TO 3.  In fact, they might already be gone.

Sounds like Cutch wore the Nike Vapor 360 glove in warm-ups but not in the game?  If anybody knows different let me know.

Great game.  We’ll miss ya Jeets.

WPW at the All Star Game (Part II)

Dee Gordon flew around the bases with Under Armour swag, including the Deception cleats on the right and the crazy BG’s which I’m assuming are related to a super hero… Iron Man?  That’s my guess.


Miggy stealing the show in the 4040v2 Bass Pack in Navy. Read more about those here, or shop here.

Utley still has one of the best left-handed swings I’ve ever seen. Dude’s wrists are like King Cobras.  (Also, Salvador Perez’ All Star gear is OFF THE CHARTS.  Powder blue all day.)

Cutch rocking a Volt Swingman MVP 2, which is somewhat disappointing because its no different than last year’s pretty much.

Jose Bautista’s Marucci Elite 2015 Batting Gloves which will be available in August:

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Thanks to @MarucciSports for sending those through.

Yasiel Puig seen wearing what Shock Doctor claims is their sleeve, though I couldn’t find anything on it.  Let me know if you know something I don’t.

WPW at the All Star Game

Jeets made a heck of a play, then doubles as a classy Minnesotan chants, “OVERRATED!”  Honestly, that could not have been sweeter.

If you missed this, watch it:

Above and below, get a look at those Lux All Star specials.  Also notice the hats, which are mostly terrible.

Trout just stinging baseballs in fish cleats.

And a closer look:

Cano rocking the Recon Northwest MVP Elite 3/4s we showed you yesterday:

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Both images courtesy of the artists, @ReconBeatLab.

He’s also rocking the Wilson that we all fell in love with earlier this season:

Devin Mesoraco and Wainwright wore the Mizuno customs for tonight:

From Mizuno’s twitter:

These are the Swagger 2, which we hear are due for an October release.  Mizuno also threw in a tiger-ish patterned batting glove, which you might see on guys like Victor Martinez and Jose Abreu along with Mesoraco, which they should probably run with.

Mizuno all star batting gloves

Stay tuned. Still cookin’.

Jeter’s Jordan All Star Cleats

Sneaker Bar Detroit showed off Jeter’s Jordan All Star cleat, modeled off the current Jordan Jeter Lux, but with an epic new look that celebrates Jeter’s All Star appearances. Check out Sneaker Bar Detroit for many more images.  Check out Jeter’s entire profile here.

Nike Reveals the Vapor 360 Fielding Glove

Nike Vapor 360 Fielding Glove

Nike is going off this All Star break, first with a flood of new colors for the Lunar Vapor Trout, and now with something we’ve seen pop up in the last year or so, finally revealed in full.  The Nike Vapor 360 outfielders glove, a synthetic glove that incorporates Nike’s shoe technologies like Hyperfuse and Flywire, will be available FOR THE HOLIDAYS.  This is the glove that we saw Cargo first wearing last season (and still is) with some notable tweaks.

The most obvious tweak, if you check out Cargo’s (profile) and Springer’s (which he received earlier this season), is the colors.  Yes, more Volt.  A lot of Volt.  Detectable from space Volt.

What I also noticed, though, are some performance-based alterations that we should take a look at.

Notice in Springer’s photo of the outside of the glove (and even in the computer rendering in the gallery above)  that the base of the web is strung up with what looks like shoe-string, an element that, when we first posted, you all didn’t like very much.  In its place, Nike has reinforced the most important part of the web with actual leather lacing, as you can see in the gallery above.


Another change that brings this seemingly extraterrestrial outfielder’s glove a little bit closer to Earthly conventions is the leather palm that now incorporates more selective perforations, which Nike contends makes the glove ready right out of the box.  They call it “Zero Break-In Technology.”

From Nike Baseball’s Senior Designer, Matthew Hudson:

”We’ve taken a traditional leather for the palm and perforated it to remove some of the structure so it forms more quickly.  Therefore, the glove is ready to use straight out of the box.”

Just by the looks of it, I would say that the palm of Springer’s Vapor 360 prototype was completely leather-less.  That palm looks man-made to me, so Nike might have gotten some feedback that directed them away from synthetics where the ball was making contact with the glove.  Maybe it was too slick and the ball was tougher to secure?  Maybe it broke down from the everyday beating?  Either way, I think its a good move, because by perforating ACTUAL leather, they’ve managed to stick with the key inspirations behind the new technology, to make the glove lighter and easier to break in, but without sacrificing performance.

According to Cargo:

“My first impression was ‘wow, this is different.’  Once I put it on and played catch in camp, everything clicked. This is what I was looking for. I wear this glove and I feel like I can catch any ball.”

My first impression?  I want to try it, but I don’t want anything to do with that color.  If Cargo wears it, there’s no reason an outfielder shouldn’t at least be aware that it is capable of meeting the highest standards of play.  Some questions I have though:

  • How much would it hurt to catch a fast-moving ball in the palm?
  • Is the shoelace/synthetic web too flimsy?  Not necessarily to catch the ball, but to form a good strong pocket so when you want to get it out of the glove its not sitting up in the top of that V-shaped web, or worse, squirting out.

Bottom line is, I’m intrigued.  I think if there was a position that this would work for, its the outfield, where speed is much more important.  I’m interested to hear your thoughts on it as well in the comments below.

Mike Trout Shows Off His Nike Lunar Vapor Rainbow Trouts (Available)

Mike Trout (profile) just dropped this little treat on Instagram, a Rainbow Trout-inspired Lunar Vapor Trout by Nike.  THESE ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE.  It is literally called the Nike Lunar Vapor Trout Trout!  This is not only very creative, and in my opinion awesome (especially because its available), but this is straight-up camera bait (fish pun not intended).  Tune in for your closeup tonight on Fox.

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Fish cleats so hot right now.  What are your thoughts on this one?