32″ circumference pattern, Spiral-Lock web, open back Akadema’s unique Grasp-Clasp wrist system, and deep pocket created for the severe youth catcher. Created by Hall of Famer Gary Carter, the AGC-98 features brand-new patent pending “Stress Wedge” innovation, situated between the forefinger and thumb, the Praying Mantis provides shock absorbing security for the hand versus injury and sting when getting the ball. The Hoping Mantis likewise offers 2 additional “Finger Hammocks” allowing the fingers to be securely located and more secure in the glove. Additional functions include the “Double-sided Slim Cushioning” permitting increased pocket size and easier ball retention. Distinctively created shape allows the tossing hand much easier gain access to into the pocket, leading to a quicker glove to hand transfer and faster times to second base. The Hoping Mantis likewise includes a “Double Flexhinge” makings the glove snap closed on contact. Handmade with choose U.S. Steerhide pocket, AkademaLyte leather on the back, and Akadema 1/4″ Rawhide gray lacing. Right or left hand toss.
- 32″ area Praying Mantis pattern
- Spiral lock web
- Open back
- Deep pocket