Softball Buying Guide: Basics of Choosing Catcher’s Gear
Make sure you’re properly protected with the right catcher’s gear this softball season.
How to Choose a Softball Catcher’s Mitt
Catcher’s mitts come with a wide range of options so you can fully customize your equipment for success. Learn more about this essential tool to dominate behind the plate.
Softball Catcher Skills: Blocking
Sometimes a pitch can be low and in the dirt. That’s when blocking becomes important to keep runners from advancing.
Learn More About Softball Catcher's Gear
Lead Your Team to Victory in Pro-Quality Fastpitch Softball Catcher's Gear
Shop softball catcher's gear and equipment at DICK'S Sporting Goods and discover the latest offerings from the industry's best brands. Whether you are starting your first season behind the plate or coming off a championship run, you know that catcher can be a rough position to play. Often, you need to use your body as a backstop to keep the ball in front of you and prevent the runners from advancing. From youth softball catcher's gear to adult sizes, we carry something for every athlete.
Fastpitch softball catcher's gear is made to handle impact from a heater fouled straight back. When you are going against your arch rivals, make sure you have comfortable, lightweight and strong equipment in your dugout.
Looking to make progress in your game next year? Hone your skills on the field or at the plate with helpful softball training equipment and aids from DICK'S Sporting Goods.
Browse a Full Line of Women's & Girls' Softball Catcher's Gear
At DICK'S Sporting Goods, you will find women's and girls' softball catcher's gear that will help you reach your potential on the diamond. These equipment essentials are must-have gear for any game of fastpitch adult or youth softball. Here are some of the products available:
- Softball Catcher's Mitts & Gloves: Oversized gloves give your ace a big target and offer the right amount of padding.
- Softball Chest Protectors: Block a pitch in the dirt with well-made padding. Chest protectors are designed to be lightweight and non-restrictive.
- Softball Leg Guards: A foul tip off the shin can cause painful injury. Help protect your legs with leg guards.
- Softball Catcher's Helmets: High-tech helmets and masks are engineered to promote airflow and provide a full range of unobstructed vision.
Struggling at the plate? A new bat might help you break out of your slump. Shop softball bats from DICK'S Sporting Goods today.