It looks like we’ll betting some new baseball anime in the future as the upcoming installment of Morning magazine is revealing this week that Gurazeni will be coming out in anime form in 2018. The manga comes from Yurji Moritaka and Keiji Adachi that began back in 2010 that ran for seventeen volumes before kicking off the sequel series in 2014. The anime adaptation will have its details revealed in the future.
Plot concept: This is the story of Natsunosuke Honda, a pro baseball player—a relief pitcher who has been playing pro in a team called Spiders for 8 years. The team operates as a highly-stratified society, where the player’s performance determines his annual salary. Natsunosuke is one of the highest paid players in the game. He measures how good players are by how much money they make, and he intends to be on top and stay there, and as such is always looking for players to challenge and does everything to insure that he is better than they are.