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Can A Baseball Glove Be Used For Softball?

This is one of the most common questions that we hear from people trying to decide on buying a glove, especially if they are playing softball. The short answer to this question is yes. However, keep in mind that there are a few varieties of Baseball Gloves crafted specifically for the different types of positions on the diamond.


Keep in mind that a softball is larger than a baseball. If you do want to pick a baseball glove, look for longer ones, like those for outfielders. Infielder gloves tend to be shorter and won't fit a softball very well.