Category: baseball cleats

2018 WPW research is rolling in, and we’ll start this year’s reports off with a breakdown of cleat usage among MLB’s starters.  This report focuses entirely on the starting position players (important to note that this excludes pitchers) noted on’s 2018 team pages, plus some additional starting players that played more […]

For the best cleats of 2017, we asked you, the readers to weigh in. Based on WPW app popularity and your votes, here are the top 8 MLB cleats of 2017. 8th seed – Lance McCullers’ Nike 2K Filth “JDF16” by @nomad_customs Lance McCullers was a close friend of Jose […]

Last year we put together a run-down with our favorite 4th of July swag, including a vote for the best 4th custom cleats.  2016’s winner, Brandon Barnes/@303custom_cleats 2K Filths, looked like this: This year, lets have a look at the contenders and please weigh in at the end! Mark Reynolds won the […]

Hope ya like pink because every park in the MLB is about to get lathered in it for Mother’s Day.  Franklin Sports leads us off with a couple of very pink pairs of BGs.  If you play for the Flamingos you’re in luck, they can be had at this link. […]

BY BEN STOCKTON As a look back on the year that was in baseball footwear, I’ve compiled a list of five cleats that I found to be especially meaningful in 2016. I used a few criteria to decide which cleats would make the cut. Since this past season was by […]

Bryce tagged WPW in his new Harper One lows, which he hinted at in our interview with him at FanFest: Bryce’s Harper One low integrate the Spine hybrid metal/plastic plate that Bryce loves, though you can expect to see a retail version with all metals.  At first I was disappointed that […]

adidas will release the adiZero Afterburner 3 “Dipped,” a new cleat being worn by speedsters Billy Hamilton, Kevin Pillar, and Melvin Upton, Jr. among others, on August 1st. Billy Hamilton showed them off a few days ago, as did Kevin Pillar: University of Miami Hurricanes will head into a Super […]

Custom cleats for baseball are a relatively new phenomenon, yet 2016 has seen an explosion of great artists using baseball cleats as their canvas.  Its the best thing going in sports fashion, as far as we’re concerned.  In the Golden Age of cleats, this is a top 10 list celebrating the best […]

Its been a blistering start to the year, with big announcements from adidas (signing Correa) and Under Armour (The Harper One), setting the stage for an all-out war for baseball footwear supremacy that we will all reap rewards from.  It is because of this competition that we are now entering a “Golden […]

WPW is stepping it up into the 21st century with our first foray into video. WHAT PROS WEAR HAS A YOUTUBE CHANNEL (SUBSCRIBE HERE) Our first topic, metal vs molded (plastic) cleats, is tackled by our resident pro, former Nats AAA pitcher Josh Wilkie.  Check it out, and please comment on the […]