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Tools of the Game 1. Jawbone Up24 Cardio is huge for running base paths and tracking balls down in the outfield. Jawbone’s latest fitness tracker will not only keep you on track of your speed-intense exercises, but also deliver real-time data updates and insights on how to complete set goals. $150 2. Varo Arc Designed to “bring a more natural feel to a player’s practice swing,” the Varo Arc is a not-sostandard bat weight featuring unique weight distribution technology that enhances swing mechanics and builds muscle. Step up your batting game by choosing from 12- and 16-ounce models. $35 3. Zepp Baseball Swing Analyzer The mini-sensing unit latches onto the bottom of a bat and transmits swing data in real time to its accompanying mobile app, which creates a 3D rendering to examine bat speed and in-zone swing percentage. Over 2,000 swings can be stored thanks to onboard storage. $150 4. RevFire Pitch Speed and Spin Softball Package Pitching perfectionists caught in the pursuit of adding more stink to the ball can evaluate their throwing techniques using the deep pitch analyzer. On top of reading speed, the device calculates spin rate, studying the curve rotation on your curveball. $360 Before hitting the diamond this spring, fill your equipment bag with these utility players. By Alex Bracetti 1 2 4 3


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