Posted on 10 December 2009.
The 2009 season has come and gone, but the serious ballplayer is already honing his skills in anticipation of next spring. And, Rawlings has a Murderer’s Row lineup of training aids that make the perfect gift for aspiring future Major Leaguers.
From batting tees to pitching nets to training balls – Rawlings has the right gear to help both young and seasoned players reach their full potential. Whether you’re a parent or a coach, Rawlings baseball training aids are the perfect gifts this holiday season
Check out these cool gift ideas from Rawlings:
1. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Travel Tee
This Travel Tee is designed for on-the-go training. This tee is made of a heavy duty molded rubber which makes it both sturdy and extremely easy to use.
2. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Comebacker and Pitching Net
This Comebacker and Pitching Target features an easy to adjust frame and realistic pitch target. This Travel Comebacker works best for athletes looking to practice fielding however the life size catchers target is perfect for pitch training.
3. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Rubber Base Set
This 4-piece rubber base set allows players to train running the bases at any location. The durable rubber design can be used for indoor or outdoor use.
4. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Foam Quick Hands Trainer
The perfect tool to develop your hands to be lightning-quick and focus on your fielding. This Trainer features a high durability foam material for lasting performance. The trainer is contoured to fit your palm for added comfort.
5. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Hit Training Baseball Pack
Improve your hand/eye coordination with these specially designed Foam Hit Trainers. These Multi-use foam baseballs have specific designs to simulate certain pitches. This item is the Hit Trainer 3 pack.
6. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Triple Play Training Baseball
This Triple Play Trainer plays like a regular baseball but has a polyurethane soft center and fabric cover for indoor or outdoor training. This ball also features Rawlings raised seams for improved grip.
7. Rawlings Gear: MLB Curve Training Baseball Pack
Improve your hand/eye coordination with these specially designed Foam Curve Trainers. These Multi-use foam balls have specific designs to simulate certain pitches, such as the Spiral design Curve Trainer for hitting a variety of breaking pitches. This item is the Curve Trainer 3 pack.
8. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Pro Tee
This is the most durable hitting tee on the market. The Pro Tee was built for the most elite athletes looking to develop their offensive skills.
9. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Plastic 9-inch Training Balls
These durable plastic training balls are a 9 inch baseball size, that come 6 in a pack. These balls are perfect for soft toss or hitting off of a tee to improve hand-eye coordination.
10. Rawlings Gear: 5-Tool Pro Comebacker Net
This ultra-durable Pro Comebacker features a Y shape construction giving you the option to practice ground balls or pop fly’s with no adjustment necessary.
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