Modern Foxy Irwin Style Glove
  • Modern Foxy Irwin Style Glove


    These gloves are made from goat skin leather, allow improved finger dexterity, and utilize a velcro adjustable wrist to maximize fit and comfort.  Message us for same color tips.


    In 1885 National League Providence Gray's own "Foxy" Irwin introduced the first full finger glove after injuring two fingers while fielding a ball.  The first glove was an improvised driving glove with added padding.  In 1886 several players in the league began to embrace and take advantage of this new glove and the rest as they say is history!