Tsuyoshi Shinjo was not completely satisfied with the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters’ updated look following the team’s big reveal of its new uniforms and logo on Friday.

The redesign drew mixed initial reviews from baseball fans and the Fighters manager, who accentuated the new look with bright red wristbands during a news conference, said he might go back to the drawing board next season.

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