"Happy Birthday Glovedoctor and many, many more from Check Swing & me and my staff at LarryBaseball.com. Now go have yourself a day!!! If you ever want any baseball articles on hitting or pitching for your personal use or for a blog, website,…"
"There is also a benefit (especially for Outfielders) to putting your pinky and ring finger into the pinky slot - it actually "lengthens" your glove by about an inch. Here's how you can tell: put your glove on the conventional way with…"
"Well, I am not saying he is wrong - just that the application is the key. If you are a MLB player with gloves to spare (free), using hot water, coffee, whatever is fine - because when you glove dies within 3 months you have another one at your…"
"I wonder how he applies the hot water. Maybe we should be more specific. I have heard of people absolutely dunking their gloves in water, and wondering why their glove shrinks and becomes hard, then cracking like a piece of bacon. Or some kid who…"
"I don't mean to seem rude or argumentative, but putting water on your new (or old) glove might not be the best idea either, if you want it to last. Inevitably, your glove will get wet with rain, etc. - but this will also cause damage to the…"
"Spitting in your glove WILL damage your glove. Over time. So will sweat.
The enzymes in your saliva will begin the digestive process. Over time, you will notice the affect spit/sweat have on leather - the leather will actually crack in the areas…"
"Please NEVER put your glove in the oven or microwave! Putting oil on it also is not a really good idea. Oil will make your glove heavier and it will be prone to cracking and tearing.
Trust me, the best way to break your glove in is to play catch.…"
Little League, High School, American Legion, College, 30+
Baseball Coaching Experience:
Teeball, Little League, High School, 30+
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Who is your favorite hitter and why?
Ted Williams, Tony Gwynn
More About Me:
My name is Gabe, and I have a glove repair business. I love baseball, just like you. Check out my website and let me know if I can help you. I will be relaunching my website very shortly, so keep an eye out!
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