Thursday, December 3, 2020

How to Clean Batting Gloves

Batting gloves provide better grip, provide protection from bat vibration, blisters and help to keep the hands warm. Most batting gloves on sale today are made from a combination of leather palm and synthetic materials. Over time, dirt and sweat accumulate on your batting gloves with use and you will eventually need to clean them sooner rather than later. Dirt can...

Best Wood Bats for 2018 – Reviews & Buying Guide

As the popularity of metal bats rises, the importance of hitting with wood bats cannot be overstated. If you have dreams of going pro one day, or simply hitting like one, then you should definitely consider having one of these best wood bats in your arsenal. Below, we review the best wood baseball bats from some of the world’s best...

How to Measure your Hand for a Batting Glove

Knowing the right size of batting glove beforehand will give you a quicker, stress free shopping experience. Below are steps to quickly determine the right size of batting glove for you. Step 1 Open your dominant hand out flat, palm side up. Make sure your fingers are straight and firmly together. Step 2 For the actual measurement, use a tape measure or a ruler. Measure...

Best Baseball Glove Reviews for 2019: The Definitive Buyer’s Guide

Finding the best baseball glove can get difficult. At the Bat Nerd, we have tested gloves in every size, every position, fastpitch softball gloves, slowpitch softball gloves, youth baseball gloves… All of them! With all the choices out on the market today, finding the "best" one may be impossible. Some seem quite similar, and with some, it’s difficult to understand...

Bat Buying Tips and Tricks

At The Bat Nerds, we have owned and hit with more than 100 baseball bats. With our vast experience we thought we would let you in on a few things to consider as you comb through your 2018 list of fastpitch , baseball and softball bats. Our bat buying guide is here to give you tips and tricks on...

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Best Fungo Bat for Baseball/Softball Practice & Training in 2020

As a baseball or softball coach, the best fungo bat is a must have in your arsenal - fielding practice isn’t complete...