For the veteran umpire, the New Balance 950 low-cut base shoe provides superior comfort and traction for the quick button-hook into the infield, in a lightweight package that makes the cross-diamond sprint to third a whole lot easier. ABZORB® cushioning in the heel and forefoot provides long-lasting comfort. The leather upper with patent toe and heel wipes up easily so you can look your best all season long. Available in all black or with a flash of white. New Balance is the official on-field umpire footwear provider for Major League Baseball.