batting glove


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a glove worn by batters in baseball to give a firmer grip on the bat

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The "Learn From a Pro" program was part of a six-month enter-to-win contest attached to their batting gloves.
lt;div class="caption">Boston Red Sox David Ortiz pulls off his batting glove after flying out against the Texas Rangers during the sixth inning of American League MLB baseball action in Arlington, Texas July 22, 2009.
Franklin Sports, Major League Baseball's official batting glove sponsor since 1983, is hosting 18 private instructional clinics at various MLB stadiums across the United States throughout the summer.
In alignment with Cabrera's off-field efforts, Franklin Sports announces two auctions to win a pair of Miguel Cabrera's autographed batting gloves And the ability to customize your own CFX Pro Batting Glove in any size/color combination wanted.
Franklin was a true visionary, both in producing the prototype of the batting glove that is still used today, as well as in establishing product lines for superstar athletes including Phillies star third baseman Mike Schmidt and New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath.
Jan Gill of Sterling, who also pitches for Finder's, had encouraged the new player to join the team, but Gill, too, was a bit surprised when the diminutive white-haired septuagenarian arrived at the Goodale Park field in a cap and shorts, wearing a batting glove on one hand and toting her large leather glove in the other.
Fielder, wearing a special edition All-Star gold-trimmed batting glove made by Franklin Sports, the "Official Batting Glove of Major League Baseball," blasted a three-run home run in the fourth inning to give the N.
Upon reaching second base, Cabrera took off his batting glove and saw blood.
England skipper Hussain pulled out of Essex's championship match against Northamptonshire today because he still can't pull a batting glove over his broken little finger.
Official Batting Glove of MLB Captures Back-To-Back Home Run Derby Titles
In the 1980s, Franklin Sports designed an innovative batting glove that offered the superior fit, feel and performance required by the world's finest hitters.
The hand symptoms occurred despite the use of protective padding in 89 percent of players and added protection (such as a thin batting glove or foam padding) in 59 percent.
I have taken the precaution of batting with some protection on the outside of my batting glove, but overall there has been no adverse reaction at all.