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But Like My Leather You Butta Soft
Posted By Alex Belth On May 20, 2011 @ 1:05 pm In 1: Featured,Baseball,Games We Play | Comments Disabled
Last weekend during the Mets-Astros broadcast, Keith Hernandez talked about breaking in a baseball glove. He used two mitts per season in his playing days which came as a surprise to me. I thought a player would hang onto a favorite glove for longer than that, but Mex talked about liking his glove to remain stiff, and I suppose that makes sense for a first baseman.
As a kid I loved the ritual of buying a new glove and breaking it in.
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 check out this cool article on craft of glove repair over at A Continuous Lean.: http://www.acontinuouslean.com/2011/05/18/the-ace-of-lace/
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