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2019 Easton Glove Series

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Oct 24, 2018 11:55:15 AM

Easton is one of the most reputable baseball and softball companies in the industry. So whenever they do something new, it’s bound to make some noise. We’ve already heard some chatter about their new gloves so we thought we’d lend our expert hand to the conversation. Here’s our take of the 2019 Easton Glove Series.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands

All About Wilson A2K Gloves

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Sep 14, 2018 11:48:50 AM

Since the beginning, Wilson has been making top quality baseball and softball gloves for little leaguers to professionals. The leather that they use is handcrafted by some of the best glove technicians in the industry. This is why Wilson is the glove of choice by many professionals players including Jose Altuve, Miguel Cabrera and Evan Longoria. Today, JustBallGloves.com will dive in all of the background, construction and the features of one of their most exclusive gloves on the market, the A2K.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands, Baseball Gloves, Gloves

6 Best 2018 Nokona Gloves

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Aug 24, 2018 10:55:43 AM

Located two hours northwest of Dallas, Texas is the headquarters of the epitome of baseball. Since 1934, Nokona gloves have been proudly made in Nocona, Texas.

Year-after-year this small town builds gloves that rival big name brands like Wilson and Rawlings in popularity. JustBallGloves.com reviews the six (6) best 2018 Nokona gloves.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands

What Is Wilson's SuperSkin All About?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Aug 2, 2018 11:52:50 AM

When you think about it, baseball gloves have remained extremely similar for the past 100+ years. It’s a piece of leather, handcrafted and molded into a shape akin to that of an over-sized mitten.

Position-specific gloves have appeared, like that of a first baseman’s mitt or a catcher’s glove, but nonetheless, essentially the same leather material is utilized. Wilson, with the help of an all-time great baseball player, questioned why this was the case. They ultimately created the material we all know as SuperSkin. JustBallGloves.com dives into this SuperSkin and learn about the history, material composition, and overall benefits.

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Topics: Technology & Terminology, Vendors / Brands

Heart of the Hide vs. Pro Preferred | What's The Difference?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Jul 5, 2018 11:57:02 AM

Rawlings produces quality baseball gloves and softball gloves every season.

While their custom gloves, Gold Glove, and Gamer gloves are well-received, they're not as popular as the Heart of the Hide or Pro Preferred. But, considering the popularity of both series, there remains confusion on the differences. JustBallGloves.com explains the main differences between Heart of the Hide and Pro Preferred Rawlings gloves.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands

6 Best 2018 Wilson Baseball Gloves

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Jun 22, 2018 10:43:51 AM

On the baseball diamond, Wilson gloves are true American icons.

Since the company started crafting baseball gloves in 1913 out of Chicago, Wilson has grown through the popular A2000 series, notable players using the gloves (ex. Clayton Kershaw), and continued innovation.

For 2018, Wilson Sporting Goods has released gloves that fit the traditional mold with their patent innovation spliced in. Based on customer and player feedback, JustBallGloves.com reviews the six (6) best 2018 Wilson baseball gloves. 

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Topics: Baseball Gloves, Vendors / Brands

What Is The Best Wilson Baseball Glove?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on Jun 7, 2018 3:28:32 PM

Used as an adjective, the word best is literally "of the most excellent, effective, or desirable type or quality."

This is important because the BEST Wilson baseball glove is subjective. The glove that could be the most beneficial for you, might not be for another player. That all said, JustBallGloves.com collects all customer reviews and feedback, which often leads to a general consensus. So, while it's not definitive, based on player reviews, here is the best Wilson baseball glove.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands, Baseball Gloves

What Are The Benefits Of Nokona's Kangaroo Leather?

Posted by JustBallGloves.com on May 30, 2018 2:27:13 PM

Many of you have probably seen that a lot of Nokona gloves on the market are made with Kangaroo Leather. But, do you know the benefits of using this form of leather?

Our goal at JustBallGloves.com is to expand upon these benefits and breakdown why they are important towards the construction of your next Nokona glove.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands

6 Best 2018 Rawlings Baseball Gloves

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

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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Topics: Vendors / Brands, 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