Wilson MLB Platinum Umpire Shin Guards
Official 2-Minute Review: Wilson MLB Platinum Umpire Shin Guards
Indian Trail, NC
I had been using the Diamond Featherweight shin guards, but decided I wanted a little more padding and ankle protection when working 18u tournaments. The Featherweights are now my backup pair that won't likely get used again. I find the Wilson Platinums more comfortable (I wear Under Armour heat gear tights), while offering better protection. I originally thought I'd prefer having no knee strap with the Featherweights, but I find I have better mobility with the knee strap. I LOVE these shin guards!
Los Angeles, CA
The shin guards have the right protection. Did not feel any off tips or pass balls. But one pitch got me on the edge of the top of the shin guard. Overall I love the shin guards.
Saint Petersburg, FL
Very comfortable and great protection.
Questions About This Product
|Q:||How do you measure for shin guards?|
– Shawn Jeffrey
Good question Shawn. Measure your leg from the center of your kneecap down to where the shin guards will rest on your plate shoes. This will result in your shin guard size. More details can be found in the "Fitting Room".– Ty Unthank
Communication & Service Specialist, Pro Umpire School Graduate and Umpire
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WARNING: Participants in any sports activity assume risk of injury. This equipment may be used to help aid in preventing or reducing the extent of injury. No equipment can guarantee umpire or player safety from injury during participation, and use of this equipment carries no such guarantee. Do not use any umpire equipment that is damaged in any way.