Toddler’s Baseball Jersey Knitting Pattern

Whether he’s off to his first big league baseball game or dressing for a day at daycare, he’ll be the best-dressed slugger in town! We’ve knit this cardigan with comfortable, easy-care yarn so he’ll wear it often.

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Julie Farmer
  • Intermediate
  • Knitting
  • Apparel
  • Baby / Child

RED HEART® Soft®: 2 (3, 3, 4) balls 00012 Grey A, 1 (1, 2, 3) balls 00006 Marine B, 1 ball 00001 White C

Knitting Needles: 5mm [US 8] and 4.5mm [US 7]

Stitch markers, four 19mm [¾”] buttons, yarn needle


Directions are for size 2 years. Changes for sizes 4 years, 6 years, and 8 years are in parentheses.

To Fit Chest: 53.5 (58.5, 63.5, 68.5) cm [21 (23, 25, 27)”]
Finished Chest: 63.5 (68.5, 73.5, 78.5) cm [25 (27, 29, 31)”]
Finished Length: 26.5 (32.5, 35, 39.5) cm [10½ (12¾, 13¾, 15½)”]


TENSION/GAUGE: 17 sts = 10 cm [4”]; 23 rows = 10 cm [4”] in Stockinette stitch (knit on right side, purl on wrong side) with larger needles. CHECK YOUR TENSION/ GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the tension/gauge.

Required Redheart Products