The Gold Glove Series is being taken to a new level with its new and improved pro soft European leather, gold stitching/trim lace, moldable padding and authentic Rawlings pro patterns. As with the Gold Glove Award, this glove is for the player mastering defense. The Rawlings Gold Glove Series features patterns just like the pros wear, designed for each position: solid webs for pitchers, shallow pockets for middle infielders, and open webs for outfielders and infielders. The tanned cowhide palm and leather finger back linings help for strength, comfort and durability, while the Opti-Core Technology allows for added layers of pre-curved padding beneath the palm to greater absorb impact The patented laceless finger Holster with index finger pad adds comfort and protection. The Rawlings Gold Glove is perfect for anyone trying to improve their defensive play and who needs a tough durable glove that can take the hardships of playing defense. The moldable padding feature allows the player to shape the pocket based on the demands of his/her position. As with all Rawlings gloves, this Gold Glove has been made with the highest grade of quality and hand crafted leather. The Rawlings Gold Glove Series gloves are targeted for the elite players that want a high quality glove with a minimal break in time; approximately 20% factory / 80% player break in work. Enjoy the Gold Glove Series from Rawlings. Free Shipping.