What To Look For In A Good Baseball Uniform
Posted by Nancy on February 19, 2010
We are coming up on that time of year again when so many of us are looking forward to the beginning of the baseball season. Memories of the cold winter will be behind us and we can anticipate afternoons or evenings spent at the ballfield watching or participating in one of Americans’ favorite sports. It is time to start thinking about the uniforms that are so much a part of that sport and deciding which ones will be the most comfortable, the best looking and the most durable.
Most baseball uniforms are made from a cotton/polyester blend of fabric which offers both comfort and long lasting wearability. It is a lightweight fabric which is an obvious benefit and also is soft against the skin. Many of the fabrics available provide a certain amount of stretch which is beneficial when playing a sport where one must be able to have good body movement. Absorbency is another feature that should be considered when decided on your fabric of choice. Good absorbency potential increases the comfort level for the wearer.
The baseball jersey has become a hot item for casual wear for many people and not strictly something that is worn as part of a uniform. Jerseys come in a rainbow of colors as well as various styles and a wide range of sizes. Generally speaking, there can be found a jersey to fit the smallest baby or the largest adult.
You can have your favorite professional team logo on your jersey or your own name if you would prefer. The pullover styles are particularly popular and also very affordable. For those who prefer the traditional full button front jerseys, these are also available in a vast array of colors and sizes.
Get prepared for the season ahead by doing a little research that will allow you to find the uniform (or jersey only) that will be the best fit for you.
Nancy Smith is one of the owners of RobbinsSports.com, an online retailer specializing in basketball backboards and punching dummies.