For years, Rawlings has been the most prominent name in major league glove usage. This consistent standard of excellence is due to their leadership in innovative design development, verified by their numerous patented features, as well as Rawlings strict adherence to manufacturing only top quality gloves and mitts. The renowned Heart of the Hide leather features unmatched durability. This new Heart of the Hide leather is tanned softer for that game ready feel with the durability and consistency that is expected from a Rawlings Heart of the Hide Glove. The softness of this new leather allows for less break in time. These gloves feature Rawlings patented Dual Core Technology that has position specific break points in the glove pattern so you can outperform the demands of your position. This glove features full grain leather binding and laces for strength and durability. It also has a deer tanned cowhide palm and finger back linings for strength, comfort and durability. The best glove technicians in the world designed the pro pattern design. All patterns are endlessly field tested and constantly improved by hundreds of professional and top amateur players.