For tonight’s 2013 Home Run Derby, Under Armour has supplied their ace Bryce Harper with a pair of special edition UA Spine Highlight ST baseball cleats.
A part of UA’s 2014 baseball footwear collection, the Spine Highlight ST will hit retailers in October. But tonight, Harper will rock a special the cleats in a Mets colorway to honor the host team of this year’s MLB All Star festivities. In addition, the cleats feature a tonal screen print of the New York City skyline, as well as Harper’s twitter handle on the medial toe. Inside, the sockliners feature a design inspired by baseball cards from 1969 and 1986—the years the Mets won the World Series.
In terms of performance, the Spine Highlight ST features UA’s proprietary Spine outsole technology for responsive, lightweight cushioning, along with a full-length Micro G midsole for comfort. The cleats also feature a CompFit ankle construction for enhanced support and fit.
Check out Bryce Harper and the UA Sine Highlight ST tonight under the bright Citi Field lights. Follow Sneaker Report for release information on the cleats.