With the MLB postseason already getting underway and plenty of teams securing exciting finishes such as the Chicago Cubs; all eyes are fixed on the select few teams gunning for a shot at the World Series crown. Utilizing the previously mentioned team in the Chicago Cubs, their youthful and talented centerfielder Dexter Fowler shocked the world last night as he took on the Pittsburgh Pirates while sporting a Cubs PE of the Air Jordan 4.
So, with that in mind, we decided to devote our latest edition of Throwback Thursday to take a look at the notable players that have rocked various Air Jordan PEs over the years. With an expansive lists that includes All-Star members and current teammates, this latest #TBT is certainly worth the look.
To see for yourself, scroll through the pages below to enjoy.
Team(s): Birmingham Barons
Model: Air Jordan 9
During the early 1990’s, tumultuous circumstances would lead Michael Jordan to taking a brief sabbatical from the NBA. With the untimely death of his father weighing heavily on him, MJ decided to honor his late father by playing the sport that first drew his admiration: baseball. Spending time with Chicago White Sox minor league team the Birmingham Barons, MJ would don his then latest Air Jordan silhouette in the Air Jordan 9.