The Rawlings Encore catcher's mitt is perfect for catcher's striving to improve behind the plate. Its patented web base technology and deeper pocket adds more palm protection, reducing stingers from hard pitches. The reconstructed web design also allows you to easily close your catcher's glove around the ball so you can easily frame pitches on the corners. In addition, its 'game ready' feel significantly reduces the break-in time, and the adjustable pull lace wrist opening provides a custom fit for the ultimate in feel and comfort. 1 Piece Solid Web, Conventional back.