This Player Preferred Catcher's Mitt from Rawlings features the One Piece Closed Web, which creates maximum strength and durability. With its 33" pattern, the glove forms a good pocket, which makes it easier to control the ball and scoop up pitches in the dirt. This glove features pre-softened leather for a softer feel. Designed for recreational players of various ages and skill levels, the Rawlings Player Player Preferred glove series features quality, full-grain oiled leather shells and rawhide laces that require minimal break-in. With popular patterns and styles for all positions, the Player Preferred series seamlessly covers youth leagues to baseball and softball's weekend warriors.