Why Your First Baseman Needs A First Baseman's Glove

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on May 16, 2018 2:06:29 PM

Are you starting to get serious about playing first base? But all you have is a utility glove? 

Is it REALLY that important to get them a first baseman’s glove? We believe having a first base mitt to play the position is important. Furthermore, we are going to break down the differences between a standard glove and a first baseman’s glove and explain the importance of each difference.

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Topics: Uncategorized

What's The Best Glove Web For A Pitcher?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on May 9, 2018 9:00:00 AM

We want a pitcher not a belly itcher! 

We aren’t talking about infielders, outfielders, catchers or coaches, this is for the most important players on the diamond (as most pitchers would self proclaim). The most prized possession of any pitcher is their glove. Most players take it to school, sleep with it, do homework with it and even take it to church. But, what is the best glove web for a pitcher when you're on the mound? The team at JustBallGloves.com digs in and explains.

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Topics: Baseball Gloves

8 Best 2018 First Base Mitts

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Apr 26, 2018 11:44:38 AM

Scooping isn't just for ice cream parlors.

First basemen, in both baseball and softball, are accustomed to scooping poorly thrown balls. The position's skill set requires a mitt with a large size and of great quality, which is why JustBallGloves.com has compiled a list of the best 2018 first base mitts based on initial customer feedback.

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Topics: Lists

The History Of Baseball Gloves

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Apr 18, 2018 11:14:22 AM

Flare. Flash. Fancy.

These are the words that might be used to describe the coolest baseball glove in your dugout.  

But, these useful equipment pieces are much more than colors and designs. Do you know the history of baseball gloves? JustBallGloves.com chronicles how gloves were invented, crafted, and stitched into history. 

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Topics: Baseball Gloves

What Are The Best Baseball Glove Brands?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Apr 12, 2018 10:38:27 AM

What's in a name?

Apparently, a lot. According to WhatProsWear.com research, a majority of pro players use Rawlings or Wilson gloves on the field. Brand awareness, historical presence, and craftsmanship all play a part in what glove manufacturers pro players to Little Leaguers use. Based on customer and player feedback, JustBallGloves.com reviews the eight (8) best baseball glove brands right now.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands

Glove Review: Wilson A2K Brandon Phillips DATDUDE

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Apr 5, 2018 11:26:00 AM

Each year, the Wilson Advisory Staff comes together to bounce ideas and designs off of each other to create one of the most sought after gloves in Major League Baseball - the Wilson A2K.

Brandon Phillips, a true professional who's been playing at the highest level since 2002, has been a part of team Wilson for many years, and his gamer, the A2K DATDUDE glove, is undeniably one of the most beautiful glove models in baseball. JustBallGloves.com receives many inquiries about this model so we've broken it down in this detailed glove review.

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Topics: Glove Reviews

What's The Difference Between a Baseball Glove and Softball Glove?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Mar 29, 2018 2:27:47 PM

Have you ever been watching the World Series or the NCAA College Softball Championships and you see a close up of the pitcher’s glove and wondered, Wow that glove looks exactly like mine!?

Sure, the glove on TV has the exact same colorway, similar lacing, and is broken into perfection. But, you're a baseball player watching Jennie Finch. Or, maybe you're a softball player watching Felix Hernandez. Are they really using your glove? JustBallGloves.com receives plenty of inquiries regarding softball gloves and baseball gloves, so we decided to answer the question at hand.

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Topics: Uncategorized, Baseball Gloves, Softball Gloves

5 Best 2018 Slow Pitch Softball Gloves

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Mar 22, 2018 8:37:20 AM

The slow pitch season is upon us and a new year means new gear. The team at JustBallGloves.com has listened to your feedback and read countless reviews before making a final decision. And after much deliberation, these are the five best slow pitch gloves for the 2018 season. 

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Topics: Lists, Slow Pitch Gloves

7 Best 2018 Catchers Mitts

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Mar 15, 2018 11:17:51 AM

Playing behind the dish takes a certain amount of skill, be it baseball or softball. So, to play catcher also takes a special glove. Or, mitt.

JustBallGloves.com's catches you up on what players, coaches, and parents consider the seven (7) best 2018 catchers mitts. 

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What's The Best Glove Web For An Infielder?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Mar 7, 2018 4:36:03 PM

Infielders listen up!

Whether you play shortstop, second base, or third base, this article outlines the best glove webs for your position. Pitchers are people too, so they're included as infielders for the sake of this article. While the standard size glove for adult infielders is anywhere between 11 1/4 - 12 inches, the type of web that's best may cause some confusion.

Have you ever asked, "What is the best glove web for the infield?" The team at JustBallGloves.com is here to provide an answer to your question. 

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Topics: Baseball Gloves