Category Archives: New Products

Book Review: “Catching 101: The Complete Guide for Baseball Catchers”

As always, College Baseball Daily is looking for excellent baseball products to review from around the nation. Our most recent product is a book by current East Tennessee State assistant coach Xan Barksdale titled Catching 101 The Complete Guide for Baseball Catchers. The book considers itself the complete guide – but is it really? Continue reading Book Review: “Catching 101: The Complete Guide for Baseball Catchers”

CBB Review: Pocket Radar

PocketRadar I recently had a chance to review the Pocket Radar before it went to the market a few weeks back. I took it to six games over two different weekends at Boston College baseball games with them facing off against both Florida State and Georgia Tech.

I sat in the first row behind the plate which is about 20 feet behind the catcher and received so-so results with it picking up the velocity of the pitcher about 50 percent of the time. I thought that I would have picked up more pitchers with this so I was disappointed.

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Testing Reebok’s New Vector O Bat

Courtesy of Reebok
Courtesy of Reebok

The College Baseball Blog is committed to our readers by evaluating the latest Baseball technology. This continued last week as I was invited by Reebok to head down to their headquarters on Thursday to see the new Vector O-Bat that will be coming out in the beginning of November. This event was by invitation only for certain media across the country and the people at Reebok were nice enough to include us in the event. Continue reading Testing Reebok’s New Vector O Bat