Left Handed Baseball Gloves: A rundown

Although lefties have limited options in the infield, with first base being the only position they can play, lefties can also play in any of the three outfield positions. Let's take a look at some left handed baseball gloves for outfielders, and first basemen as well.

Premium Pro Series

Renegade Series

Player Preferred

MVP Prime 

A2000

Left Handed Baseball Gloves
Left Handed Baseball Gloves
Left Handed Baseball Gloves
Left Handed Baseball Gloves
Left Handed Baseball Gloves

Brand

Rawlings

Rawlings

Rawlings

Mizuno

Wilson

Rawlings Premium Pro Series gloves is a laceless palm glove. By removing these laces this enables fielders to have a better feel in the pocket, resulting in quicker transfers from getting the ball in the glove, and out of the glove.

The laceless heel also helps users with a quick break in. This glove is recommended for high school players and adults as well.

The new OPTI-FIT technology gives users a much better feel in the glove which will be more comfortable than most other gloves. The glove features a single finger opening with a D-ring strap for stability. A conventional back shape, the Premium Pro is a 12.5″ glove that features a single post web design.

Left Handed Baseball Gloves

Rawlings Premium Pro Series Glove - Left Handed Baseball Gloves

PROS

  • check
    Fastback design to allow much quicker movement in the glove
  • check
    Just 20% player break-in
  • check
    Authentic pro pattern design
  • check
    OPTI-FIT innovative technology which enhances grip, maximizes command, and allows for optimal feel
  • check
    Rawlings finest quality leather, for comfort and long-lasting structure
  • check
    Extremely versatile glove for any outfield position
  • check
    OPTI-CORE™ Technology which allows for added layers of pre-curved padding beneath the palm to greater absorb the impact at the moment of catch
  • check
    Game ready feel off the shelf or at your porch
  • check
    Full flexibility with substance grain incorporated in it
  • check
    Ultimate control

CONS

  • Some customers thought the glove was too similar to an infield glove and didn’t like the shape
  • A tight glove which gives the user full control but also may seem tight around the hands for some

Game-ready off the shelf, the Renegade series is an extremely affordable, high-quality glove that meets every check on the check list.

Furnished with a full-grain leather shell for durability and shape retention, the Renegade offers a pocket deep enough to retain balls hit and thrown at any speed. This glove will keep your hands and wrist comfortable with velcro straps to fit any size hand.

An 11.5" inch model with a conventional back and single post web, don't miss out on this great glove!

Left Handed Baseball Gloves

Rawlings Renegade Series First Base Mitt - Left Handed Baseball Gloves

PROS

  • check
    All leather shell construction for durability and shape retention over years of use
  • check
    Conventional back
  • check
    True quality and an affordable price
  • check
    Deep, flexible pocket for baseball or softball
  • check
    Velcro straps for a customizable fit and palm pads for added impact protection
  • check
    High density cushioned palm and finger back lining for  comfort
  • check
    Both palm and index finger pads diminishing ball impact

CONS

  • One user had the strings break the second time they used it

12.5" inches in length, the Player Preferred series by Rawlings gives users a single post web glove which is designed for users of any expertise.

Quick and easy break in, the Player Preferred features high-end quality and feel at a great deal. Composed of full grain leather, users will be able to use this glove without feeling any shock thanks to the zero shock palm pad and index finger for added protection.

The speed trap heel cut outs will give players an edge when picking balls out of the dirt too.

Left Handed Baseball Gloves

Rawlings Player Preferred First Base Mitt - Left Handed Baseball Gloves

PROS

  • check
    Full grain leather for enhanced durability
  • check
    Reinforced webbing
  • check
    Index finger pad
  • check
    Retro brown shade
  • check
    Quick, easy break-in and game-ready feel
  • check
    Conventional back
  • check
    Improved fit with patented hand adjustments

CONS

  • Padding for some was too thin

Crafted from smooth, professional style and oil plus leather for enhanced feel and comfort, the Prime SE is the perfect balance of softness and firm control. Mizuno has a commitment to making the finest gloves, the Prime SE is no exception.

At 13" inches, a bigger and more firm glove will give users great control as well as a glove they'll be able to rely on for years to come. This glove enables players to perform the task at hand at only the highest level of play.

Left Handed Baseball Gloves

Mizuno MVP Prime SE First Base Mitt - Left Handed Baseball Gloves

PROS

  • check
    Special edition colorway
  • check
    Open back design
  • check
    Professional level laces
  • check
    Outlined, embroidered logo
  • check
    Bio-soft leather
  • check
    Pro design and style
  • check
    Perfect balance of oil and softness for exceptional feel and firm control
  • check
    Two tones professional leather lace for the best of both worlds

CONS

  • Some users had complaints of the glove being too flimsy after multiple times of use

Wilson's most popular first base model, this glove will not let you down.

With its innovative pocket that is designed with dual break points near the thumb and heel for a max break in. Made from pro stock steerhide leather and offering new Dri-Lex technology, the A2000 is ultra breathable thanks to moisture wicking material.

The mitt is hand selected for its rugged durability as the most famous Wilson glove continues to keep getting better and better.

Long lasting, and high quality, it's hard to pass on a glove of this caliber.

Left Handed Baseball Gloves

Wilson A2000 2800 PSB First Base Mitt - Left Handed Baseball Gloves

PROS

  • check
    Pro stock leather for a long lasting glove
  • check
    Great break in for an A2000
  • check
    Dual welting for a durable pocket
  • check
    DriLex wrist lining to keep your hand cool and dry
  • check
    Reinforced single post web
  • check
    Perfect glove for the hardworking player
  • check
    Pro stock pattern
  • check
    Fully closed pro back
  • check
    Double heel break design

CONS

  • $$
Bullpen Aces