New Balance V3 All-Black Mid-Cut Umpire Plate Shoes
Official Review: New Balance MLB V3 Umpire Plate Shoes
Ty Unthank takes you behind the plate and shares why MLB Umpires prefer New Balance Plate Shoes.
Crescent City, CA
These umpire plate shoes are lightweight and gives me enough support to do several games in a day. I had to buy a second pair to have on hand because I have been doing so many baseball and softball games.
Very comfortable shoes!!! After doing multiple games in a day my feet don’t hurt like my old shoes I use to have. Plus the protection in these are great. Highly recommend these.
Best umpire shoe purchase I every made! So comfortable! I love the look!
Questions About This Product
|Q:||How much height does this shoe give me? What I mean is how many inches taller will I be? I'm asking because I want to know if the height of the shoe will affect my plate pants. I currently have the 3N2 Reaction Pro Low Umpire Plate Shoes and my plate pants were hemmed with those shoes in mind. How much of a difference will it make in terms of height?|
– Alistair Mcevilly
There is a 1/2 inch difference between the shoes. The New Balance midsole is just under 1 1/2 inches. The 3n2 Reaction Pro Low Cut Umpire Plate Shoes, at the heel, are 2 inches tall, including the cleats.
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.