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Batting Cage in a Hangar Part 1

A customer, David, called us up not too long ago. He’s a grandfather and wanted to put up a hitting cage for his grandkids. He had a large building to put the cage up in, and we can build a custom batting cage net to any size, the only problem was, this building was a [...]

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Top 3 Considerations When Buying an Outdoor Batting Cage

There are many different types of outdoor batting cage frames on the market. This post is designed to help you make an informed decision before you buy. How Much Space Do I Have? Before you buy, be sure you know how much space you can devote to your cage. Remember standard size nets are available [...]

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CurtainCages – Sliding Batting Cage Tunnels

We’re often asked for tips on the best way to hang a batting cage net for an indoor application, and the clear answer is our CurtainCage indoor batting cage kit. This is a general guide that will help you determine what parts are necessary and the quantities needed of each part.  The cable line setup will need an [...]

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Why is Nylon the best Batting Cage Netting material?

We covered the history of Polyethylene in Batting Cage Nets a few weeks ago, and now it’s time to take a look at nylon and how and why it’s used as a batting cage netting material. Nylon is a polyamide invented by the DuPont Corporation in the late 1930′s. Nylon was intended to be a [...]

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Should Poly netting be used for Batting Cage Nets?

Poly may refer to Polyethylene or polypropylene. We only use polyethylene in our batting cage nets but other manufacturers may use  a Polyethylene and Polypropylene blend for their products. Polypropylene is a much weaker fiber when it comes to both strength and UV protection. Always be sure to ask your retailer if the net is [...]

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Batting Cage Net Review & Buyer’s Guide

Since 2001 our main focus at Practice Sports has always been batting cage nets. With so many manufacturers now supplying batting cage netting, purchasing a net can be a confusing process. We’re here to make that process much easier with just a few simple tips. There are three main considerations when purchasing netting: material, gauge, [...]

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Custom Batting Cage Nets – projects for Fall 2014

As the cold weather months approach us, Practice Sports is heating up with custom netting projects. We are building new batting cage nets & tunnels for commercial training facilities and home-owners everyday. Some of our recent projects are outlined below to give a sampling on the type of custom netting work we do. Custom Batting [...]

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