According to Madison Bumgarner‘s WPW profile, he’s a Rawlings guy. Not anymore, says Mizuno in a press release today.
The Mizuno Pro Limited GMP100BK (available at that link) is masterpiece of a baseball glove, and Mizuno tells us that this will be World Series legend Madison Bumgarner’s game glove.
While a $500 pricetag makes the Pro Limited line of gloves the most expensive on the market, Mizuno’s Off-season Conditioning Program “allows for one free repair and recondition,” a really nice perk that extends the life of a glove you’re probably not going to want to ever die.
Here’s the menu of services available with the repair/recondition program:
We’ll reserve our profile update until we see it on the field, but expect to see MadBum with Mizuno for the foreseeable future, as Mizuno calls it a “multi-year deal.”