Akadema APM-40 Praying Mantis Series 33.5 Inch Baseball Catcher's Mitt

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The Akadema® APM-40 Praying Mantis Series 33.5-in baseball catcher's mitt utilizes "Stress Wedge" technology with shock-absorbing protection for the hand against injury and sting when receiving the ball. Double-sided Slim Padding allows for increased pocket size and easier ball retention and the nique shape gives the throwing hand easier access into the pocket, resulting in a quicker glove-to-hand transfer and faster times to second base.

Key Specs:

  • Age: Adult
  • Baseball Glove Position: Catcher
  • Catcher Mitt Size: 33.5 inches
 

Features

 

Benefits

  • Type of Glove: Baseball
  • Material: Leather
  • Offers an ideal combination of durability and feel.
  • Webbing: Closed
  • Often chosen by pitchers for concealing the ball, provides extra support and is easily broken in.
  • Palm Pad: Stress Wedge
  • Located between the index finger and thumb, the Stress Wedge offers shock absorbing protection for the hand against injury and sting when receiving the ball.
  • Backing: Finger Slot
  • Provides more control, while easing the shock of hard hit balls.

Additional Info

    Double-sided Slim padding. Double Flexhinge. Finger Hammocks.

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Akadema APM-40 Praying Mantis Series 33.5 Inch Baseball Catcher's Mitt
 
5.0

(based on 3 reviews)

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Pros

  • Comfortable feel (3)
  • Good control (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Baseball (3)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small

         

        Feels half size too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

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        (3 reviews)

        Feels half size too big

         

        Feels full size too big

         

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    5.0

    It's worth the wait...

    By Brian the Catcher

    from Huntington Beach

    About Me Competitive Athlete

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable Feel
    • Good Control

    Cons

    • Takes time to break in

    Best Uses

    • Baseball
    • Games
    • Practice

    Comments about Akadema APM-40 Praying Mantis Series 33.5 Inch Baseball Catcher's Mitt:

    I am looking forward to catching with this mitt as soon as my coach gives me the go ahead that it is game ready, still breaking it in but love the pop.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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    5.0

    Best Glove Ever

    By Mannywood

    from Riverside, Ca

    About Me Competitive Athlete

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breaks In Easily
    • Comfortable Feel
    • Good Control
    • Great Fit
    • Retains Shape

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Baseball

      Comments about Akadema APM-40 Praying Mantis Series 33.5 Inch Baseball Catcher's Mitt:

      This glove is awesome! Broke it in for my sunday game in 3 days! I think the stress wedge in it could be put in a little lower on the hand but thats it! I had people coming up to me at the game asking where i got it cause it was the nicest catchers glove they ever seen! I agree!

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size

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      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      this glove is great and has ahuge pocket

      By Mike Longo

      from New York City

      About Me Collegiate/Pro

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Big pocket
      • Breaks In Easily
      • Comfortable Feel
      • Good Control
      • Great Fit
      • Retains Shape

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Baseball
        • Games
        • Practice
        • Recreation
        • Softball

        Comments about Akadema APM-40 Praying Mantis Series 33.5 Inch Baseball Catcher's Mitt:

        I am a pro bullpen catcher and this mit can not get any better

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size

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