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Nike — not Under Armour — will supply MLB uniforms, report says

Nike — not Under Armour — will supply MLB uniforms, report says

Under Armour may be giving up a contract to outfit all Major League Baseball players to Nike, according to a report Thursday in Sports Business Daily.

The report, citing an anonymous source, said Nike and Major League Baseball were close to inking a deal to have the Under Armour archrival take the contract for on-field apparel rights set to start in 2020.

That would end a 10-year uniform partnership between Under Armour and MLB before it even began.

The Baltimore-based brand announced the deal with MLB in December 2016 during baseball’s winter...

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