The 2017 Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper 32" Catcher's Mitt: GCM32PTB will be considerably different in terms of leather quality and padding when compared to the Rawlings Heart of the Hide SWAG 32" Exclusive Youth Catcher's Mitt: PROCM32BBG. Both of these mitts will feature a youth hand fit design but the Rawlings Heart of the Hide SWAG 32" Exclusive Youth Catcher's Mitt: PROCM32BBG will be much stiffer out of the box, thus requiring more break-in on the player's part, feature better leather and more padding. In the end, the Rawlings Heart of the Hide SWAG 32" Exclusive Youth Catcher's Mitt: PROCM32BBG will retain its shape better over time and would be capable of handling higher velocity.
2017 Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper 32" Catcher's Mitt: GCM32PTB
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- 32.00 Inch Pattern
- Authentic Professional Pattern With Big League Style
- Break-In: 20% Player, 80% Factory
- Colorway: Black / Red
- Conventional Open Back
- Leather Reinforced Palm & Finger Back Linings For Impact Protection
- Newly Developed Pro Soft Leather Shell For Soft Feel & Easy Break-In
- One-Piece Closed Web
- Pro Taper Pattern - Smaller Hand Opening & Lower Finger Stalls For A Youth Player
- Tennessee Tanning Rawhide Leather Laces - Adds Structure, Durability, & Strength
Rawlings is a major manufacturer of competitive team sports equipment and apparel for baseball, basketball, and football, as well as licensed MLB, NFL, and NCAA retail products. Rawlings is a major supplier to professional, collegiate, interscholastic and amateur organizations worldwide, including the Official Baseball Supplier to Major League Baseball and the Official Basketball and Football for NCAA Championships.The first real innovation in glove making occurred in 1912 when Rawlings Sporting Goods Company introduced the "Sure Catch" glove, which was "endorsed by leading players all o …read more
The 32" measurement on this 2017 Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper 32" Catcher's Mitt (GCM32PTB) refers to the circumference on the glove. Before the glove is constructed, the manufacturer cuts the leather for the catching surface. The circumference for the leather for the catching surface measured 32" before it was used to build the mitt.
The 2017 Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper 32" Catcher's Mitt: GCM32PTB and the Akadema Prodigy Series: AGC98-12 Youth Catcher's Mitt are similar from a quality standpoint. However, the 2017 Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper 32" Catcher's Mitt: GCM32PTB might fit your players hand in a more comfortable fashion.
New from Rawlings for the year 2017! The Gamer Youth Pro Taper series is the perfect choice for any younger athlete who is transitioning out of coach pitch and wants a pro-style baseball glove without having to use an adult glove. Constructed with a smaller hand opening and lowered finger stalls, the Youth Pro Taper is the perfect solution for smaller hands that haven't become full grown. Each glove is created with the newly developed, soft, full-grain leather shell that breaks in extremely quick while still maintaining quality and shape. This series, made after authentic professional patterns, displays nothing but the best in terms of features and materials. Leather reinforced palm and finger back linings increase protection so that worrying about stinging in the hands is a thing of the past. All of this is made possible by the Tennessee tanning rawhide leather laces that bring it all together and provide additional strength, structure, and long lasting durability. Rawlings: The Mark of a Pro!
This 2017 Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper Catcher's Mitt: GCM32PTB features a 32.00 inch pattern, a one-piece closed web, and is a great choice for that first-time catcher behind home plate. If you're a younger player or a parent shopping for your younger player, purchase a Rawlings Gamer Youth Pro Taper baseball first base mitt today with free shipping and a 100 Day Money-Back Guarantee right here at JustBallGloves.com. We're here for you from Click to Catch!
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