6 Best 2018 Rawlings Baseball Gloves

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on May 24, 2018 2:18:13 PM

6 Best 2018 Rawlings Baseball Gloves

For a company that originated in 1887, Rawlings continues to innovate high-performing equipment, including baseball gloves.

The company's 2018 glove models are a mix of traditional, colorful, and cutting-edge. Based on customer and player feedback, JustBallGloves.com reviews the six (6) best 2018 Rawlings baseball gloves. 

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HOH Mark of the Pro 11.5" Baseball Glove

SP204-2SHB | Customer Reviews | Mark of the Pro series

Mark of the Pro gloves are a result of leftovers from Heart of the Hide soft leather that is cut from the top 5% of all Rawlings' U.S. steer hide (one of the reasons Rawlings is considered a top glove brand). Armed with a padded thumb sleeve and full-grain finger back linings, this glove offers a great feel that is only reinforced by the palm pad that helps reduce sting to the hands. Other key features of this Mark of a Pro glove include:

HOH Mark of a Pro baseball glove

  • Conventional open back.
  • Infielder glove with I-web.
  • Game Ready right out of the box.
  • Tennessee Tanned rawhide leather laces add structure, durability, and strength.
  • Soft full-grain finger back lining offers a comfortable feel.
Gamer 12.75" Finger Shift Baseball Glove

G6019BGFS | Customer Reviews | Gamer series

Perfect for an outfielder and able to be used for softball games, this glove has an updated pro-style look and feel. Gamer baseball gloves allow younger players to feel like a pro in a cost-effective manner. The newly developed pro soft leather makes up a structurally sound shell that contributes to a better overall shape and an unbelievable break-in. Other key features of this Gamer glove include:

Gamer 12.75 Finger Shift Baseball Glove

  • Conventional open back.
  • Outfielder glove with Trapeze web.
  • Pro Soft leather shell ensures a quick break-in with excellent structure.
  • Leather reinforced palm pad protects against impact.
  • Finger shift design allows two fingers in the pinky stall.
Gamer XLE 11.75" Baseball Glove

GXLE175SN | Customer Reviews | Gamer series

Maximize defensive performance while adding some flair to your game with this glove that combines function and flare. Appearance is great, but this Gamer XLE model is designed after authentic professional patterns with a soft, full-grain leather shell made up of the highest grade materials. Other key features of this Gamer XLE glove include:

Gamer XLE 11.75 Baseball Glove

  • Conventional open back.
  • Infielder glove with I-web.
  • Dual Core technology creates position-specific break points for natural, easy closure.
  • Narrow fit pattern offers a smaller hand opening for a more secure fit.
  • Leather palm and finger back linings for added luxury.
Heart of the Hide 13" Bryce Harper Baseball Glove

PROBH34 | Customer Reviews | Heart of the Hide series

Is there anything else you need to know? This is Bryce Harper's game day model glove. Part of the Opening Day collection and a fixture in the Heart of the Hide series, this glove is made from leather that is cut from the top 5% of the center on the steer hides Rawlings has available. Oh, and Bryce Harper. Other key features of this Bryce Harper glove include:

Heart of the Hide 13 Bryce Harper Baseball Glove

  • Conventional open back.
  • Outfielder glove with Pro H-web.
  • Tennessee Tanning Company rawhide laces add structure and strength.
  • Plush, full-grain finger back lining provides unbeatable feel and fit.
  • Bryce Harper's game day model.
Sandlot Series 12.75" Youth Baseball Glove

S1275H | Customer Reviews | Sandlot series

Affordable and created for players on Big League fields, sandlot diamonds, and everything in between. This youth glove is meticulously constructed out of Rawlings' oiled pull-up leather that delivers a game-ready feel on day one and requires about a 10% player break-in. Other key features of this Sandlot youth glove include:

Sandlot Series 12.75 Baseball Glove

  • Conventional open back.
  • Outfielder glove with Pro H-web.
  • Zero shock palm pad provides extra protection.
  • Game Ready feel from day one.
  • Padded finger back linings create a luxurious, comfortable feel.
Pro Preferred 12.75" Baseball Glove

PROS3039-6CC | Customer Reviews | Pro Preferred series

Professionally inspired design. Classic color combination. And part of the 2018 Opening Day collection. This Pro Preferred model includes Deertouch finger back linings that optimize fit and add an unbeatable feel. 100% water resistant wool padding also assists with the formation of the pocket and helps the glove hold its shape over a longer period of time. Other key features of this Pro Preferred glove include:

Pro Preferred 12.75 Baseball Glove

  • Conventional open back.
  • Outfielder glove with Pro H-web.
  • Deertouch finger back lining enhances comfort and fit.
  • Full-grain kip leather provides long-lasting structure.
  • Pittards sheepskin palm lining adds superior comfort.

Rawlings has built an incredible brand with their baseball bats, softball bats, and premium gloves. These 2018 models are Gold Glove-worthy. What do you think? Would you sport any of these?

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