Bako is a team of sports enthusiasts, some of us played sports professionally, others play in amateur leagues. We know how difficult is to find the right equipment, no matter you choosing it for your young player, or for yourself. That’s why we built, to help you identify what is the best sporting equipment for your unique needs and budget.

youth catchers mitt guide

The 10 Best Youth Catcher’s Mitts 2021

Even at the youth level of play, catchers have a full workload of responsibilities, arguably more than any other position player sharing the field. Thus, it stands to reason that they need the best youth catcher’s mitt possible, in order to handle...

batting gloves buying guide

The 15 Best Batting Gloves for Baseball & Softball 2021

In baseball, any small advantage can be the difference between a hit and an out. At the plate, having the best batting gloves on your hands can be that small competitive edge that allows you to swat the long ball and tie up the game in those crucial...

2020 Rawlings 5150 review

2020 Rawlings 5150 Review: For the Value Batter

In this review, we’ll look at the 2020 remake of the Rawlings 5150. Rawlings has limited the release to the BBCOR and Youth Big Barrel Models. The Youth Big Barrel is only a USSSA model, so if you’re in a USA league, you won’t be able to use the...

Marucci CAT8 review

2019 Marucci CAT8 Review: The Great Trio

As we continue to look at some of the best equipment in the game, we wanted dive into the 2019 models.
Today, we’re going to do a Marucci CAT8 review.
We’ll look at the CAT8, the CAT8 Connect, and the CAT Composite bats.

Louisville Slugger Solo 618 Review

2018 Louisville Slugger Solo 618 Review

We’re continuing our series of examining baseball equipment by moving on to the 2018 Louisville Slugger Solo 618 review. We like to offer some background on each of the companies that we’re reviewing. So, let’s take a quick look at the...