About Soft Touch Bases

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For more than 20 years, Soft Touch® Bases have been reducing the risk of injuries from slides in baseball and softball throughout the United States and Canada.  Minority owned, we're the only manufacturer of disengage-able bases in the USA, located in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Our NEWEST product is our Pro-Style Base, a unique Stationary Base that is more durable than rubber and softer than leather. Teams can play like the pros with this high-quality base for all levels of play.


Soft Touch Bases is a Minority-Owned Business Enterprise

Soft Touch® Bases - A Great American Product for a Great American Game

Owner, Luis “Lou” Hernandez, Jr. (born and raised in Waukesha) has worked in the base manufacturing business for almost 20 years and purchased the Soft Touch® patent and trademark in 2006. With the help of his extended family, he dramatically improved the product line in a few short years. As a result of his keen focus on customer satisfaction and product excellence, our reputation in the sporting goods industry is highly regarded. Our bases come in both youth and adult sizes with a variety of installation options and offer our customers a safer way to play ball.





Soft Touch Bases' Parent Company


Soft Touch® Bases is owned by Urethane Systems Plus, Inc. a custom manufacturer of flexible polyurethane parts for other manufacturers throughout the United States. For more information about Urethane Systems Plus, Inc. please visit our websiteUrethane Systems Plus, Inc., based in Waukesha, WI, is the proud manufacturer of Soft Touch® Bases-- the only release-style baseball and softball bases made in the USA!