2018 Top New Baseball Products Announced

INDIANAPOLIS — Eleven innovative products at the recent American Baseball Coaches Association convention trade show in Indianapolis were awarded Best of Show certificates by Collegiate Baseball.

There were 68 nominations submitted to Collegiate Baseball for the contest which showcases the top new baseball products of 2017.

The 74th ABCA Convention in Indianapolis featured 319 companies that exhibited their products.

Now in its 19th year, the Best of Show awards from Collegiate Baseball encompass a wide variety of concepts and applications that are new to baseball.

Beyond closely examining each nomination that came in, the selection committee spent more than 20 hours evaluating products in the exhibit hall.

A number of superb products just missed being named winners.

Here are the winners, chosen by Collegiate Baseball’s Best of Show selection committee. An in-depth analysis of each winning product is in the Jan. 26, 2018 edition of Collegiate Baseball as the story explains what makes each one so unique. Purchase this issue by CLICKING HERE.

JUGS BP3 Baseball Pitching Machine

Turf Tank ION GPS Robot

FollowThru Pro Training Bat

VKTRY Performance Insoles


HitTrax (New Platform)

Pitch Analyzer, Hit Analyzer

Zest AutoBat

GripRite HitRite

FlightScope Mevo

Performance Pitch

To read more of this story, which delves into each product and explains what makes each one so special, purchase the Jan. 26, 2018 edition of Collegiate Baseball or subscribe by CLICKING HERE.