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What Is The Best Batting Practice Bat? 

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 19, 2018 10:28:23 AM

As the saying goes, practice makes perfect.

Batting practice is no exception. It is essential to step into the cage as much as possible if you want to take your game and hitting percentage to the next level. But, what is the best bat for batting practice? Are aluminum, composite, or wood bats the best for cage hitting? The team at JustBats.com explains.

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Topics: Training

Best Bats Under $100 In 2018

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 14, 2018 9:50:00 AM

Baseball bats and softball bats can be expensive. And for bargain shoppers, there's nothing like finding a good deal on a great bat.

To save time, JustBats.com has compiled the seven (7) best bats under $100 dollars and we've included one option for each category, including BBCOR, USA Bat, USSSA, tee ball, fastpitch, wood, and slow pitch. 

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Topics: Lists

2018 Marucci Metal Bat Guide

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 12, 2018 4:24:21 PM

Since their inception in 2002, Marucci has established themselves as one of the top bat manufacturers.

With a Big League lineup that includes Albert Pujols, Francisco Lindor, and Buster Posey, their advancements in wood bats continue. But, after the introduction of the Marucci CAT5, the company has really made its mark with metal bats. JustBats.com reviews the Marucci metal baseball bats in this helpful guide.

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Topics: Vendors / Brands, Industry News

7 Best 2018 Slow Pitch Softball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 7, 2018 10:45:27 AM

Are you looking to visit Dinger City?

JustBats.com has collected player and customer feedback regarding 2018 Slow Pitch softball bats (read customer reviews here). Along with first-hand knowledge, we've assembled the best 2018 Slow Pitch bats listed with key features to allow you to see the bats that can punch your ticket to Dinger City.

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Topics: Slow Pitch Bats, Lists

Best Negro Leagues Baseball Player Ever

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 5, 2018 11:17:36 AM

Back in the 1880s, when the sport of baseball wove itself into America's fabric, African-American players formed professional teams because they were not allowed to play in major and minor baseball leagues. The teams eventually formed the Negro Leagues, which featured some amazing athletes and they're all currently honored in Kansas City, Missouri at the Negro League Baseball Museum.

Even though the last Negro Leagues team folded in the early 1960s, the legacy of the players continues. 35 former players reside in Cooperstown now, and stories of Cool Papa Bell, Josh Gibson, and Oscar Charleston remain. Pop culture has kept Jackie Robinson, Rube Foster, and others relevant. But, with many undocumented statistics and exaggerated tales of players, who was the best Negro Leagues baseball player ever? JustBats.com gives our take.

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Topics: Uncategorized

8 Best 2018 Fastpitch Softball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 31, 2018 8:59:11 AM

Take heed, Fastpitch Fanatics. The best softball bats for 2018 have been decided.

Customer feedback, user submitted reviews, and first-hand knowledge of the features were all taken into account by JustBats.com to create the ultimate list of diamond dominators. Did the hottest fastpitch bat in your bag make the cut? Read on to find out.

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Topics: Fastpitch Bats, Softball Bats, Lists

3 Creative Ways For Team Fundraising

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 29, 2018 10:39:01 AM

Fundraising for youth baseball and softball teams has been going on for decades. The days of driving down the main street on the weekend and seeing a group of kids holding signs, waving down cars, and making a mess in the parking lot seem to be less and less. Hearing the doorbell ring and opening it up to ballplayer selling coupon cards for his team seem to be extinct.

That doesn’t mean team fundraising is over. In fact, travel teams with a heavy schedule need support if they want to fulfill their projected schedule. JustBats.com has compiled the three (3) most creative ways for team fundraising we've heard from fans and customers.

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Topics: How To

Bat Review: 2018 DeMarini CF Zen USA Baseball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 24, 2018 9:11:05 AM

When major bat manufacturers released their initial USABat offerings in September 2017, there was a noticeable absence -- the DeMarini CF Zen.

DeMarini opted to take their time on releasing a their popular bat series approved for USA Baseball, but now it's here. In this bat review, JustBats.com examines the 2018 DeMarini CF Zen -10 USA Baseball bat.

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Topics: Bat Reviews

How Long Can I Expect My Bat To Last?

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 22, 2018 10:58:17 AM

You’ve successfully navigated the bat purchasing process, so the last thing you want to do is start the exercise all over again. The best way to avoid this is by taking care of your new bat and following bat care tips.

There are four major factors that you need to be mindful of to extend the lifespan of your bat, and JustBats.com is here to review all four.

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Topics: Bat Care

10 Best 2018 USSSA Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 17, 2018 3:30:57 PM

With the implementation of the USA Bat standard on 1/1/2018, a majority of baseball leagues decided to adopt this new youth bat rule change.

The United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) was not one of those leagues. Because of that, manufacturer's have started creating both USA baseball bats and USSSA baseball bats. This list is the top 10 best 2018 USSSA baseball bats. 

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Topics: Lists, Youth Big Barrel Bats