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When is this day celebrated? February 2

What is this day? Catcher is a position for a baseball or softball player. When a batter takes his/her turn to hit, the catcher crouches behind home plate, in front of the umpire, and receives the ball from the pitcher. National Catcher’s Day celebrates baseball and softball catchers of past and present.

Who created this day? This day was created by Xan Barksdale in 2019. 

How should this day be celebrated? This day should be recognized by posting a photo or video on social media and using the hashtag #NationalCatchersDay