How to Dress to Play Baseball

Playing baseball anywheres is vital to the classic role of most kids(boys or girls). We all have done this at some point. While it may seem minor to you, playing baseball requires proper clothing. While proper clothing may better help shield you in the event of a possible mishit baseball, clothing will also help designate which team you're playing for-a thing everyone else on the field should know. This article will describe how to dress to play your part in the great game of baseball.


  1. Get a hat. If your team has a certain color, make sure it matches.Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%201.jpg
  2. Wear a Jersey (if you play real baseball). If you're playing backyard baseball, any t-shirt will do.Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%202.jpg
  3. Baseball pants are strong, flexible, and don't annoy you running like with blue jeans. Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%203.jpg
  4. You need a belt, but usually baseball pants or regular pants are a little stretchy so they will form to your body. Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%204.jpg
  5. Wear whatever type of underwear you are comfortable with. Usually people wear sliding shorts, which are hard to describe so go look them up.Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%205.jpg
  6. LongĀ  socks. If you wear your baseball pants up they are a must. Even is you don't when you slide you will get dirt and stuff all over your leg, so you need long socks.Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%206.jpg
  7. Get some good Nike cleats. But again tennis shoes are cool tooDress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%207.jpg
  8. When you get in the field, you need a fielding glove. They have batting, first base, catchers, and regular glove. You just need a regular fielding glove to start out.Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%208.jpg
  9. When batting you need a bat, a helmet, and gloves are optional. Batting gloves, when you hit, lessens the sting and doesn't wear down the grip as fast.Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%209.jpg
  10. That's it go have fun! Dress%20to%20Play%20Baseball%20Step%2010.jpg
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