If you were as hyped about the retro release of the Air Griffey Max 1 chances are you will most likely be digging some non-og color schemes Nike is planning to release. One of those colorups will be this Black/Red version which get get a peek at thanks to FootLocker.
This colorway of the Air Griffey Max 1 pays homage to the days when Jr. played for the Cincinnati Reds when the team wore white/black/red jerseys. The whole upper is completely 100% black with the mid-sole finished in white with black around the visible air units. Highlighting the whole design is a hit of red which adds just enough to make the sneakers pop without having the mostly black design becoming dull.
No official release date is available at this time but the Nike Air Griffey Max 1 – Black/Red is expected to release later in the year as a holiday 2009 release. Stay tuned for further details and follow the jump for plenty of detailed pictures.