Akadema is proud to announce the APP 240, catcher’s mitt, was ranked inside the TOP 5 for Best Catchers Mitts by thebaseballcatcher.com.
Online PR News – 21-May-2020 – Bloomingdale – Akadema is proud to announce the APP 240, catcher’s mitt, was ranked inside the TOP 5 for Best Catchers Mitts by thebaseballcatcher.com. Like the AGC 98, the APP 240 has the Stress Wedge technology, located between the index finger and thumb, offers shock-absorbing protection for the hand against injury and sting when receiving the ball. combines the quality and softness of the Pro Soft Series with the technology of the Praying Mantis design. The Akadema patent Praying Mantis is the most innovative catcher's mitt ever to hit the market, with many unique features setting it apart from the competition. Thebaseballcatcher.com says “The Akadema ProSoft Series gloves has shock absorption to help against injury and sting from catching the pitches. This is especially helpful for newer catchers who may not know everything about catching yet. You will also find that Akadema has included something called ‘Double Flex hinge’ technology. The Double Flexhinge is something in the glove that helps snap shut when the ball makes contact to the pocket of the glove. This helps keeping hold of the ball and not letting it pop out” The APP 240 is a 33.5” and available for right-handed and left-handed throwers.
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