There are several different varieties of baseball glove, including the infielder's glove, the outfielder's glove, the pitcher's glove, the first baseman's mitt, and the catcher's mitt.
A man in a green shirt and a tan baseball cap palms a ball inside a well-oiled baseball glove. The glove is a key piece of equipment for America's favorite pastime, and comes in several styles based upon the player's position.
A hunter, wearing an orange hat and orange coat for safety, consults a handheld GPS. The hand holding the GPS is wearing a camouflage glove. The hunter will use the GPS to determine his location and find his way in and out of the woods.
Cycling gloves provide protection from the elements, with terry cloth on their backs to wipe away perspiration as well as padding on the palms to help absorb shock and ensure a firm grip on the handlebars.
A dentist wearing blue, latex gloves holds a dentist's mirror, preparing to do work in the mouth. The dentist will use the mirror to better view the teeth, particularly areas of the mouth that are hidden or hard to see.
The Mexico City Olympics athlete also discusses his 1968 world-record, gold-medal performance in the 200 meters - and the black glove that made him famous.
By Jim Clash, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 2 Mar 2017 11:09:00 -0500.