Akadema Youth Catcher's Glove Prodigy Series USA FREE SHIPPING
Akadema's Prodigy Design Series has quickly gained a reputation as the benchmark in quality and design for serious youth ballplayers. The Prodigy Design Series is both light and durable. Hand-crafted for a quick and easy break-in period, making the glove more manageable for today's youth ballplayers
The AGC-98 features new patent pending "Stress Wedge" technology, located between the index finger and thumb, the Praying Mantis offers shock absorbing protection for the hand against injury and sting when receiving the ball. The Praying Mantis also offers two additional "Finger Hammocks" allowing the fingers to be firmly positioned and more secure in the glove. Additional features include the "Double-sided Slim Padding" allowing for increased pocket size and easier ball retention. Uniquely designed shape allows the throwing hand easier access into the pocket, resulting in a quicker glove to hand transfer and faster times to second base. The Praying Mantis also features a "Double Flexhinge" which makes the glove snap closed on contact. Hand-crafted with select U.S. Steerhide pocket, Akadema Lyte leather on the back, and Akadema ¼” Rawhide lacing. Right or left hand throw.
Recommended Age 9-13
32” circumference pattern,
Designed by Hall of Famer Gary Carter
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