Best 2017 Baseball Gear

Our customers have spoken - these are the best selling baseball items of 2017! If you're not sure what gear to get, these are some of your best bets. You'll find items spanning almost every category: bats with serious pop, great-looking gloves, and stylish baseball apparel, plus spacious bags perfect for storing and transporting all that gear. But don't take our word for it. Check out what your peers have to say. They love these items and you will too!

Bats



Marucci CAT7 BBCOR Bat 5 Stars

"Just received my [s]on's yesterday and our 1st session provided solid drives to the outfield and a few chances for the ant[i]-shock handle to work flawlessly. Great Item!" - Jarms

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • AZ4X alloy barrel provides increased strength with a higher response rate
  • More optimized barrel creates a sweet spot twice as large as the CAT6
  • AV2 Anti-Vibration knob for better feel and less negative vibrational feedback


Louisville Slugger 618 Solo BBCOR Bat 5 Stars

"I bought this bat a month ago and fell in love with it out of the box. It's super light and it feels great. Super slick and very comfortable to swing." -Bgoodman00

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • SL Hyper alloy delivers stiffer feel and maximum energy transfer on contact
  • Anti-vibration handle construction helps reduce hand sting on mis-hits
  • Speed Ballistic end cap helps increase swing speed and control


Rawlings 5150 USA Bat 5 Stars

"My grandson uses a 2017 model the team has and does qui[te] well so I bought him one of new 2018 styles for the spring season." -P short for Patrick

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Radically responsive 5150® alloy for high performance
  • Precision-Optimized Performance pOp 2.0™ technology creates larger sweet spot
  • Balanced feel




Gloves



Wilson 2017 A2000 1786 11.5 Inch Baseball Glove 5 Stars

"Great glove[.] I play shortstop in college. Good feel[,] easy to make transfer. [L]ast glove was a[n] A2K[.] [T]his glove is just as good." -Bmac2102

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Pro Stock™ leather for a long-lasting glove and a great break-in
  • Dual-Welting™ helps maintain a stable and durable pocket
  • Dri-Lex® wrist lining to keep your hand cool and dry


Rawlings Limited Edition GG 11.75 Inch Baseball Glove 5 Stars

"I bought this for my 10 yr old and he loves it. Used it the day he got it with no break-in at all. Nice looking glove, too!" -Jm03

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Pro Soft leather provides easy break-in and superior feel
  • All leather palm and finger back linings for a soft feel
  • Padded thumb loop for a soft and comfortable feel


Wilson 2015 A2000 Clayton Kershaw 11.75" Glove 5 Stars

"My 15 year old son loves his A2000 Clayton Kershaw glove. With a little work it was game ready in 2 days. He plays baseball year round so [it's] worth the extra money for a quality glove!" -BenK

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Pro Stock™ leather for rugged durability and unmatched feel
  • Dual-Welting™ helps glove hold its shape over time
  • Clayton Kershaw game model





Shoes



New Balance 4040v3 Low Metal Cleats 5 Stars

"They are the most comfortable pair of cleats I [have] worn in a long time. They broke in quickly and did not give me any blisters even though we played 6 games over a two day period." -CJ Rich

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Fantom Fit upper molds to your foot while providing lightweight support
  • REVlite midsole foam is lightweight and responsive
  • Debris-free tongue and toe protect keeps dirt out


Mizuno 9-Spike Advanced Franchise Low Molded Cleats 5 Stars

"Sizing is accurate, shoe is comfortable and the style looks nice." -512Mom

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Synthetic leather upper delivers great fit, support and stability
  • Full length midsole provides heel to toe cushioning for ultimate comfort
  • 9-Spike Advanced rubber outsole and studs for all field types


adidas Speed Trainers 3 Baseball Shoes 5 Stars

"I bought this a few weeks ago and they are so comfortable and easy to break in. Great shoe!" -dwill21

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Breathable mesh upper with metallic silver underlay
  • IRONSKIN seamless toe cap provides extra toe-drag protection
  • Turf traction pattern outsole for baseball-specific movements





Outerwear



New Balance Mens Stack Plate Hoodie 5 Stars

"I bought this NB hoodie for each of my kids and they love it! All of their friends want to know where they got it!" -Southern Comfort

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Brushed fleece interior keeps warmth in and cold out
  • Spacious front kangaroo pocket or keep your hands warm
  • Hood with drawstring provides extra coverage


Rawlings Mens Tokyo Collection 1/2 Sleeve Hoodie 5 Stars

"This is perfect for cage work or throwing BP on cooler fall/winter nights." -Coach Kanka

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Half sleeve design for restriction free movements
  • 1/4-zip placket makes it easy to slip on and off
  • Durable and comfortable polyester fleece


Mizuno Men's Pro 1/4-Zip Windproof Hoodie 5 Stars

"I’ve wore this jacket twice now in rainy and windy conditions and its done [a] great keeping me dry and warm. Absolutely love it!" -Rich B

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • ImpermaLite® technology provides water and wind protection
  • 1/4-zip hoodie construction with lightweight micro mesh lining
  • Lightweight woven fabric




Pants



Easton Mens Pro Knicker Piped Baseball Pants 5 Stars

"I bought these for my son last season. Not only did they fit great, but they looked great as well. The color piping did not fade through the many washes that are needed during baseball season and the material held up through many slides and dives as well." -Jwasser

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • ScotchGuard™ stain release technology
  • Double reinforced knees for durability
  • Elastic waistband helps keep shirt secured


Champro Women's Tournament Piped Pants 5 Stars

"Bought these for my daughter during her team's Senior World Series run. They held up great, wearing and washing every day for 3 weeks! She also said they were very comfortable." -BeastFromTheEast

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • brasion resistant technology so they maintain original form
  • 4-way stretch fabric
  • 2 inset back pockets


Easton Women's Belted Pro Softball Pants 5 Stars

"My niece wears these on her university team and she says that no other pants come close to the quality of these pants. I highly recommend them." -reidster73

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • ScotchGuard™ stain release technology
  • Bio-Dri™ technology to wick away perspiration
  • Back welt pockets are sewn down to prevent bunching


Mizuno Women's Select Belted Piped Pants 5 Stars

"We purchased these pants for my daughter[']s softball team, and we are all extremely satisfied with the quality of these pants for the price!" -MIAG

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Flat front design
  • Elastic cuff
  • 2 welt back pockets




Bags & Bat Packs



DeMARINI Voodoo Rebirth Bat Pack 5 Stars

"I bought this bag recently and it is amazing. One key to a good bag is the quality of the zippers. These ones are outstanding. Also the bag materials are waterproof. The look is very professional." -Darylito

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Molded barrel lock neoprene bat sleeves hold up to 2 bats
  • Fleece lined cell phone pocket
  • Composite treated waterproof base


Rawlings R601 Hybrid Bat Pack 5 Stars

"[M]y old bag was way too small. Well this did it[s] job. It made the other bag basically useless. This has great space, and I love that it is a duffel and a back [p]ack." -Anth

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Can be used as a backpack or duffel bag
  • Convenient cell phone pocket
  • Ventilated shoe pocket


Easton Walk-Off IV Exclusive Edition Bat Pack 5 Stars

"Bought [t]his for my son who plays 12U, great quality and plenty of room." -RG SoCal

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • External helmet holder provides more space for equipment inside
  • External padded side compartment for laptop or tablet
  • Felt lined top pocket for personal items




Batting Helmets



DeMARINI Adult Protege Pro Batting Helmet 5 Stars

"The helmet fits good and feels light. Gets good ventilation and looks great. The best part is [its] price." -Big Mo

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Dual density padding is fitted specifically to your head size
  • Strategically placed vents for maximized airflow
  • Bill design offers optimal sightlines


Easton Adult Z5 Solid Batting Helmet 5 Stars

"I purchased these helmets about a month ago for our travel ball and they are great! They are made very well and I recommend them to anyone who needs baseball a helmet!" -Rookie28

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • ABS plastic offers high impact resistance
  • High density shock absorbing foam
  • Bio-Dri Liner absorbs sweat


DeMARINI Adult Paradox Batting Helmet 5 Stars

"My son loves this helmet and I love the matte finish! His whole team wears them and they look sharp." -davisboymom

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Dual density padding with anti-microbial fabric
  • Strategically placed vents for maximized airflow
  • Bill design offers optimal sightlines




Batting Gloves



Franklin Adult CFX Pro Batting Gloves 5 Stars

"I bought these for my son and he said that they are even more comfortable than the custom set he has when they were new. He wants an extra pair!" -Daniel B

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Pittards® Digital sheepskin leather
  • Provides a smooth, seamless feel
  • Floating Thumb technology increases flexibility


Franklin Adult CFX Pro Chrome Dip Batting Gloves 5 Stars

"Great gloves.... Great feel. No slip." -Rene17

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Pittards® Digital sheepskin leather
  • Tectonic fit inserts flex across the back of hand without adding bulk
  • Floating Thumb technology increases flexibility




Protective Gear



Evoshield Adult Batters Leg Guards 5 Stars

"Love this product. Old one finally wore out and did not hesitate to buy another one. Great protection, quality product and looks great too." -Jet 33

WHY IT'S A HIT :
  • Custom-molding, Gel-to-Shell technology
  • Impact is dispersed, not absorbed
  • Molds to fit either leg