Nokona Alpha 12.5" First Base Mitt: S-3H (1)

Nokona Alpha 12.5
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  • Overall Rating
by BaseballinDC

Pros: Break in: Game ready does not even begin to describe how broken in it is upon arrival.

Cons: Padding: Perhaps not as heavily padded as some, making it a very lightweight glove despite its size. Unless you're coaching college level and above, it's not an issue though. Price: Nokona gloves are expensive (but truly worth it).

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  • 12.50 Inch Mitt Size
  • Adult Pattern
  • Colorway: Tan / Brown
  • Constructed Out Of Both American Bison & American Steerhide Leather
  • Conventional Open Back
  • First Base Glove
  • Game Ready Feel From Day One
  • H-Web
  • Lightweight Pattern With Virtually No Break-In Period
  • Manufactured With Pride In The USA
  • One (1) Year Manufacturer's Warranty
  • Weighs Approximately 640g
Nokona

America’s pastime. American made. Since 1934, Nokona has been producing ball gloves for America’s pastime right here in the United States. Made with top-grain American hides provided by American ranchers, our leathers are tanned in the USA to Nokona’s specifications. Nokona gloves are still produced in the very same small town in Texas, where Nokona all started in the 1920s. They are made by Americans who carefully cut, stamp, stitch, lace, and embroider each glove by hand. Each Nokona has its own unique identity and feel, based on the careful selection of leather per p …

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Hi - I see some descriptions of this glove as being a "youth" glove, or for "under 12." Can you clarify? Thx Asked by Alec

Gloves that are labeled "Youth" will have a smaller wrist opening and finger stalls than an adult model. Kyle J. Expert

Would this glove fit a 12U boy? Is the closure adjustable? Asked by David

The Nokona Alpha 12.5" First Base Mitt: S-3H does not feature an adjustable wrist strap and with this mitt being an adult model it would most likely not work well for a 12U player. Cameron Expert

Would this work for fastpitch and fit a 12U player? Asked by Dana

This Nokona Alpha 12.5" First Base Mitt (S-3H) is technically a baseball mitt as the hand opening is meant to fit an adult male hand. I think that the catching area can handle a softball, but the fitting for the hand will be too large for a 12U female player. Ben Expert

Adult Nokona first base mitts are assembled like a work of art with elite travel ball players in mind during the manufacturing process. Some of the best baseball mitts in the business come from Nokona because they understand that players of all ages at all levels of competition benefit from professional level quality. The Alpha series is carefully crafted out of a combination of American Bison and American Steerhide that requires virtually no break-in so that you can be at the top of your game from day one. Each model is position specific, lightweight, durable, and extremely high-performing on the diamond. While these are labeled as baseball mitts, the Alpha series may be used by softball players as well. Give yourself the confidence and ability to catch pop-ups, snag line drives, and field grounders with the best of them. Nokona: America's Pastime, American Made!

This Nokona Alpha First Base Mitt (S-3H) features a popular 12.50-inch size, an H-web, and a conventional open back that delivers a classic-style look. Be alpha and buy one of these Nokona first base mitts today with free shipping and our 100 Day Love Your Glove Guarantee. Don't forget, with our 24/7 customer service, we'll be here from click to catch!

Nokona Alpha 12.5
Nokona Alpha 12.5
Nokona Alpha 12.5
Nokona Alpha 12.5
Nokona Alpha 12.5
Nokona Alpha 12.5

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