• 07-JUN-2016

adidas Baseball Unveils New adizero Afterburner “Dipped” Cleat Collection

adizero Afterburner “Dipped” Cleat Collection 1

adidas Baseball today unveiled the new "Dipped" cleat collection – the first triple-color (outsole, midsole, upper) baseball cleats. Built for speed and designed to make a splash, the new "Dipped" collection introduces the 2017 adizero Afterburner 3, the lightest cleat in the game at 9.3 oz.

Inspired by sneaker trends around the world, the "Dipped" collection brings monochromatic color blocking to the diamond for baseball's fastest athletes. Featuring 15 unique colors, players can choose from Power Red, Solar Red, Maroon, Purple, Dark Green, Semi Solar Green, Shock Slime, Clear Aqua, Onyx, White, Black, Collegiate Gold, Collegiate Orange, Collegiate Royal and Collegiate Navy.

Engineered for the game's fastest 5-tool players, the adizero Afterburner 3 "Dipped" collection features a lightweight anodized Sprintskin upper and sits atop a full-length LITESTRIKE EVA midsole for increased cushioning and comfort. The collection features electroplated plates with PROTRAX cleat configuration to provide dynamic acceleration and traction.

As adidas Baseball continues to pioneer #CLEATHEAD culture, the "Dipped" collection marks a new era of style combined with innovation and performance for baseball. The adizero Afterburner 3 "Dipped" collection will be available August 1st for $100 each at www.adidas.com​ and www.Eastbay.com

For more information and images of the adizero Afterburner 3 "Dipped" collection, please visit http://news.adidas.com/US and follow the conversation on Twitter and Instagram via @adidasBasebal and https://www.facebook.com/adidasbaseball#CLEATHEAD​#teamadidas