Home  
Umpire Equipment
Home Contact Gear Guidelines Links Links 2
  Umpire Equipment
Umpire Schools
Umpire Roster
Umpire Associations
About us
Umpire News
Umpire Crews
West Vest Blog
 
 
 

Catalogs Submenu
Umpire Accessories
Umpire Shinguards

 
 
 

 MLB On-Field Umpire Shirt by Majestic
 

 Only $32.95
Buy Now

 

 

 

 

Superior Source
"Web Design at
 its Finest"

 


Umpire Equipment

Joe West offers his patented West Vest Umpire Equipment here for a very low price. This high quality umpire equipment is made by Wilson, one of the most prestigious sporting  good manufacturers in the world. These prices and quality can not be beat. Check out our wide selection of umpire masks, umpire chest protectors, shin guards and much more. We believe our umpire equipment will satisfy all your needs and then some.

If you have any questions regarding our equipment
 or you would like to order by phone, call us toll free at (866) 247- 0256 

Check out the protective Gear Measurement Guidelines, click here.


Here is why you should wear the West Vest!

 
Click to View

 

Umpire Chest Protectors:

West Vest Gold A3210 and West Vest Platinum are protected by United States Patent # 5,530,966, Canadian Patent # 2,152,045 and is Patent Pending in Japan. Both designs are worn by over 90% of the Major League Umpiring staff and are the only chest protectors endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by their umpires.

By popular demand Joe West has designed a chest protector for the smaller umpire. The newly designed WESTVEST GOLD and WESTVEST PLATINUM now come in a "Smaller Version." Designed for the umpires who wear smaller than a 38 size jacket. This new smaller protector afford you the same protection as the larger version and gives the perfect fit.

The West Vest Gold was introduced in the 1992 World Series as the first hard shell protector ever used in a World Series event and to this day it's design is worn by more Major League Umpires than any other protector...It comes in three sizes, "Small- Medium", "Medium- Large" and "Large-Extra Large."..The S-M fits coat sized up to 38. The M-L fits coat sizes 38 to 46. 46 and above should order the Large-Extra Large.

The West Vest Platinum was a custom built protector for Joe West and was built for the larger umpire. It does have the most armor and is the hottest selling protector for both the Minor League umpires and the collegiate ranks. It now comes in a smaller size, only available here!

Both protectors have open cell foam covered by the hard outer plastic for absorbing the blow from a foul tip or even a bat that has been thrown in the umpires direction. The purpose of the protector is to cover the torso that is most vulnerable to an injury that could break a bone (ribs, collar bone) or stop the heart (sternum) or lungs. 

Customer Testimonials: "Took a fastball Sat. during a Legion game square on the collar bone the catcher got crossed up and never got a mitt on the ball knocked me backwards. Thankful I had a West Vest Platinum did not hurt at all."   Thanks  Jack Wall, IN   

 


On Sale Now

Worn by more Major League
 Umpires than any other chest protector!


West Vest Gold Chest Protector  
Its the top of the line developed by Major League umpire Joe West, manufactured for maximum protection!  This chest protector provides you with a level of protection demanded by professional umpires. Accept nothing less then the best. Sized to fit your body; adjustable for comfort. Black only, 12 length. Select your protector based on your coat size. Size S-M for coat sizes under 38. Size M-L for coat sizes 38 to 44. Size L-XL for coat sizes 46 to 54. Sized to fit your body; adjustable for comfort. One of two protectors endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires. The other, the West Vest Platinum is listed below. U.S. Pat. No. 5.530.966; Canada Pat. No. 2.152.045; Japan Pat. No. 3.809.912

Size: 12"
Lining: Nylon
Material: Open Cell

Price: $147
Item:  #A3210


 

 



Smaller WestVest
NOW AVAILABLE!

 

 

WestVest Platinum Chest Protector
Its the top of the line developed by Major League umpire Joe West, manufactured for maximum protection! Its simple: The Platinum fits better! It conforms at your shoulders, and enhanced side pads add comfort and protection. Worn by numerous Major League Umpires. One of two protectors endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires. The other is listed above.  This protector has the most armor and is the hottest selling protector for both the Minor League umpires and the collegiate ranks. U.S. Pat. No. 5.530.966; Canada Pat. No. 2.152.045; Japan Pat. No. 3.809.912

Size: 10.5" and 12" available
Lining: Nylon
Material: Open Cell

Price: $135
Item:  #A3215

 

Umpire Masks:

The masks that were designed for Wilson by Joe West evolved into two single (as opposed to hinged) cross bars for optimal vision. (Masks that have the bars hinged together create a blind spot on balls that are hit up or down)
Because all "wire" masks are and have been made of tubular steel Wilson had to "beef" up these cross bars and in so doing started making them of solid steel for strength.
 

Dimensions:

All the masks offered below are ten inches tall. The throat extension at the bottom of the mask makes them all 12.25 inches tall. From ear to ear the masks are all 11" wide.


 

 

Wilson Chrome Moliben Face Mask

bullet

Lightweight umpire mask with a chrome Moliben alloy frame for comfort

bullet

The smallest of the masks, fits close to your face.

bullet

Absorbent leather padding

bullet

Higher visibility is obtained because the wire is closer to your face

bullet

Velcro adjustments for a comfort fit

bullet

MLB logo on back harness

bullet

Ultra Light: 1.7 lbs.

bullet

Worn by Major League Umpire Jeff Kellogg

bullet

Endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires

 

Size: 10"

Price: $59.95
Item:  #A3077

 

SOLD OUT

 










Wilson Chrome Moliben Face Mask with Two Tone Padding

bullet

Lightweight umpire mask with a chrome Moliben alloy frame for comfort

bullet

The smallest of the masks, fits close to your face.

bullet

Two tone leather padding

bullet

Higher visibility is obtained because the wire is closer to your face

bullet

Velcro adjustments for a comfort fit

bullet

MLB logo on back harness

bullet

Ultra Light: 1.7 lbs.

bullet

Worn by Major League Umpire Jeff Kellogg

bullet

Endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires

 

Size: 10"

Price: $59.95
Item:  #A3077_tan

 



 

WestVest Umpire Mask 
Doe Skin Mask- Dynalite hollow wire mask with deerskin padding for the look and comfort you really want.  Endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires.

Size: 10"
Price: $82
Item
:  #A3815

 

 

 

 

 

WestVest Umpire Mask - Two Toned Black and Tan
Doe Skin Mask- Dynalite hollow wire mask with deerskin padding for the look and comfort you really want. Two toned black and tan. Currently worn by Major League Umpire Brian Gorman. Endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires.

Size: 10"
Price: $82
Item:  #A3009x

 

 

 

 

 

WestVest Umpire Mask
A Wilson 10" Mask with a Dyna Lite Umpire Face Mask features absorbent synthetic padding, matching outside vinyl covered pads and Velcro adjustments. Wide angle design allows for a great field vision. Endorsed by Major League Baseball for use by its umpires.

Size: 10"
Price: $49.95
Item:
  #A3017

 

More products including shin guards, accessories and equipment bags!
 

Next

 

 

Home | Umpire Equipment | Contact Us | Links | Links 2

Copyright [2003] [Joe West Co.] All rights reserved