HATAKEYAMA Pro 33 inch Classic Molding Catcher Mitt - Black/White
Japanese brand established in 1985. Hatakeyama mitts are famous for their highly appreciated quality, which is made of strictly selected leather with sophisticated production methods and processes.
According to official statistics, more than half of Japanese professional catchers have selected Hatakeyama catcher mitt as their first priority in games.
Hatakeyama baseball gloves coming from Taiwan Baseball have been through finest and restricted selection.
About Selected US Steerhide
Made of Selected US Steerhide, top 5-percent of high-quality US Steerhide. Following the selection priority, Selected US Steerhide is not only characterized by its thick and durable quality, but also prominent with its sophisticated and smooth striations on the leather.
Many professional baseball players will prefer to Selected US Steerhide with the purpose for competition.
Hatakeyama classic molding catcher mitt is the most widely used among professional Japanese baseball catchers. The mitt maintains a stable feel throughout the fingers, and is designed with materials weighed precisely to allow a high degree of flexibility.
The mitt's back is porous and breathable to prevent heat buildup. The pocket is lengthened to increase the mitt’s life expectancy, and is designed aesthetically to help pitchers with their aim.