Patent Number: 6,253,382

Title: Batting glove

Abstract: A batting glove includes a plurality of finger elements, a thumb element, a top portion, and a lower portion. The finger elements cover fingers, the thumb element covers a thumb, the top portion covers a back side of the hand, and the lower portion covers a palm of the hand. Preselected thicknesses of preselected materials are included in order to protect the bones, ligaments, pulleys, tendons, etc. of a wearer from direct shock, and to distribute stress along the hand.

Inventors: Kleinert; James (Louisville, KY)

Assignee: Hillerich & Bradsby Co.

International Classification: A41D 19/015 (20060101); A63B 71/14 (20060101); A63B 71/08 (20060101); A41D 019/00 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018