What does leather mean?

Defense ability

A baseball slang term that refers to a player's ability to play defense; comes from the material that makes up baseball gloves.


"Rivas shows off his leather with that diving play to end the 6th inning!"

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Last Updated: April 8, 2015

Leather definition

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