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For our original post in this series, please check out The GIF History of Wilson’s Glove of the Month: #1-#19. Here’s the info that we shared in the original post.  Feel free to skip over if you read the original post! In June 2013, Wilson launched a simple concept that […]

In June 2013, Wilson launched a simple concept that would ultimately create some of the most collectible baseball gloves ever.   It’s the “Glove of the Month,” a limited edition A2000 or A2K model each month.  Since then, these gloves have become some of the most coveted by glove collectors.  Wilson […]

If you haven’t heard, MLB will celebrate the first ever “Players Weekend” from August 25-27, letting players express their personalities in a few different style-minded ways. The first thing you’ll notice is the jerseys, which will be all new for the weekend and the name on the back will be whatever […]

New Balance is not sneaking up on anybody anymore in baseball.  They’re a powerhouse, with some of the best in baseball on the NB roster.  They’ve earned a reputation in the last five years that has spread through dugouts and clubhouses everywhere.  There isn’t a ballpark in America that doesn’t […]

https://www.whatproswear.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/WPW-Podcast-2-The-Aussies-Edited.mp3 Todd Van Steensel, Australia WBC pitcher, chatted with WPW’s Mike, Jake, and Luke Acret, a former Australian national team member, about the WBC, adidas, and whether or not pitchers are athletes (Todd’s answer may surprise you). We actually spoke to Todd before the roster was announced, so we’d like […]

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 […]

We showed you the top bats swung in the MLB last week, and now its time for the gloves. In this report, we tallied the glove choice of every single MLB starter, not just the players we’ve profiled on What Pros Wear. To be clear, that is Baseball Reference‘s primary […]

Our most popular post now and for the last couple of seasons has been our “Top 3 Bat Brands Swung by MLB Stars” post.  We did that post in 2013, and its time for a much needed follow-up. A few words about the chart: Its not scientific. Our research is […]

BY BRIAN DURYEA Now that Vanderbilt beat Virginia in the 2014 NCAA World Series, I thought I’d take a snapshot chart of the way BBCOR standards have effected the scores of the College World Series Games over the years with the data from 2014. As well, its interesting to note (although […]

Big scoop for WPW today.  We received some shots from the desk of Nike’s custom glove developer, @t_vett, who showed off some of @NikeBaseball‘s best work for the upcoming season.  Its a treasure trove of bad-ass Japanese-imported leather and we’ll start you off with Yankees horse, CC Sabathia: Stephen Strasburg: […]

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