- a rounded glove with one internal section for the four fingers and another for the thumb and having the side next to the palm of the hand protected by a thick padding, used by catchers.
- a somewhat similar glove but with less padding and having sections for the thumb and one or two fingers, used by first basemen.Compare baseball glove.
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In 2012, Obama narrowly beat Mitt Romney among Florida Cubans, according to exit polls.Rubio’s Embargo Anger Plays to the Past|Michael Tomasky|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The other person for whom a path to the nomination, let alone a candidacy, seems much less likely is Mitt Romney.How A Jeb Bush Candidacy Would Hurt Chris Christie And Shake Up The 2016 GOP Field|David Freedlander|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then last week, Bloomberg Businessweek ran a banner headline “Jeb Bush Has a Mitt Romney Problem.”
Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, and Mitt Romney are each doing their best to keep their hopes and options alive.
In 2012, Mitt Romney lost women voters by 11 points, and Republicans lost them by 11 points.Surprise! The GOP Closed the Gender Gap|Patricia Murphy|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With five thousand dollars in your mitt, you wouldn't need to hang around here to take a lot of slurs.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
“Old man Willard held out the marble mitt that-a time, Derry,” said he.The Terms of Surrender|Louis Tracy
As I watched, she picked up a heavy motorcycle jacket, worn as a catcher's mitt, and put it on like armor.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Ich will Kacht, in den namen Gotts, zu den biderben luten und willig mitt und under inen sterben.History of the Great Reformation, Volume IV|J. H. Merle D'Aubign
Carrying the bag that contained his uniform and mitt, he swung off with a vigorous, buoyant stride, whistling cheerfully.The New Boys at Oakdale|Morgan Scott