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Bat Review: 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on Sep 28, 2017 9:29:36 PM

When Louisville Slugger introduced the Prime series in 2015, the baseball bats were billed as "the ultimate combination of speed, power, and balance in baseball." The Louisville Slugger Prime 915 boosted a premium composite barrel, stiff handle technology, and a patented three-piece construction. And, sure enough, the Prime 915 was one of the most popular BBCOR bats of 2015.

Now, Louisville Slugger has rolled out the fourth rendition of their Prime series: the 2018 Prime 918Since the Prime series continues to be one of the highest rated baseball bats, JustBats.com reviews why the Prime 918 is going to make an impact on baseball fields.

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Topics: BBCOR Bats, Bat Reviews

Bat Review: 2018 Easton Ghost X -10 USA Baseball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on Sep 12, 2017 1:22:05 PM

When USA Baseball announced a new standard for measuring youth baseball bats, some parents were concerned. The reason? A previously purchased baseball bat was being rendered useless after 2018 depending on their child's League. And, of course, that meant researching, selecting, and hoping for similar results from a new bat.

Now that the USA Baseball approved baseball bats have been released, JustBats.com has collected initial feedback on the new USA Bat bats.

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Topics: Youth Bats, Bat Reviews

Bat Review: Mizuno Ghost BBCOR Baseball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on Aug 30, 2017 1:15:49 PM

Boo!

Are you ready to haunt every pitcher you face? That's what you'll do with Mizuno's latest addition to their BBCOR baseball bats. For the 2018 season, Mizuno has stepped outside of the box and gone against the grain by releasing a new BBCOR bat that no one has ever seen, or heard of, before - the Mizuno Ghost BBCOR Baseball Bat (BB18GHST)

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Topics: Bat Reviews

Bat Review: 2018 Marucci F5 Baseball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on Jul 10, 2017 3:03:17 PM

In March 2017, Marucci filed for a new trademark: F5.

Was it a computer keyboard key? A Battleship move? An aircraft? Or, could it be, Marucci is taking another step to revolutionize the game?

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Topics: Bat Reviews, Vendors / Brands

Bat Review: Louisville Slugger PXT Fastpitch Softball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 19, 2017 2:57:12 PM

Finding the right softball bat is an immensely important part of your game.

For years, Louisville Slugger has created two of the most trusted names in fastpitch, the XENO and the LXT. If you were lucky enough to swing one of these two models, then you know the difference it can have on one's ability to swing with confidence and deliver bone-crushing hits like never before. But, the future is here; Introducing Louisville Slugger's PXT, the most advanced fastpitch softball bat to date.

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Topics: Bat Reviews, Fastpitch Bats, Softball Bats

Bat Review: 2018 DeMarini CFX -10 Fastpitch Softball Bat (WTDXCFP)

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 7, 2017 3:12:29 PM

After nine consecutive seasons of dominance in the fastpitch softball world, DeMarini released the tenth model of the famous CF series: the DeMarini CFX.

As the tenth generation of one of the most popular softball bats in the industry, DeMarini needed to deliver a legendary design with game-changing technology. They did. But, while this may be a tenth generation softball bat that dates back to 2008, DeMarini has been driving innovation and pushing the limits of bat technology since 1989.  

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Topics: Bat Reviews, Softball Bats

Bat Review: Easton Z-CORE Lock & Load BBCOR Baseball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on May 24, 2017 2:40:20 PM

Baseball bat technology is constantly changing for the better and Easton continues to stay ahead of the pack. Their commitment to continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and setting the standard when it comes to high-performance equipment is impressive.

As Easton says, "Innovation is the foundation of our success." JustBats believes that's a solid foundation and here is why. Easton is already the number one bat in college baseball, and now they have added a new design to their BBCOR baseball bats: the Z-CORE Load & Load

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Topics: BBCOR Bats, MLB, Bat Reviews, Vendors / Brands

Bat Review: 2018 Louisville Slugger MLB Prime America Wood Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on May 16, 2017 8:02:34 AM

The most popular wood bat turning model at the Major League level is Louisville Slugger's C271.

The list of players who use or have used the C271 include Troy Tulowitzki, Trevor Story, Brandon Phillips, and Pedro Alvarez. The reason C271 wood baseball bats are so popular at the pro level is because the bat is easy to swing and balanced, but the way the bat is constructed allows it to be made out of the densest wood available. Because the wood is denser than most, it's also harder and, thus, more durable.

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Topics: Bat Reviews

Bat Review: 2017 Miken DC-41 Slow Pitch Softball Bat

Posted by JustBats.com on May 1, 2017 2:18:36 PM

Do you know Denny Crine?

For those of you who didn't know, before Crine became a slow pitch softball star, he was drafted in the 7th round by the Chicago White Sox back in 1994. When his baseball career ended, he took his talents to slow pitch softball. As a member of Team USA and a part of Miken Sports, Denny is a legend on the diamond. He has eight World Titles in softball, was awarded the ASA Major MVP trophy back in 2005, and has played all over the world. His statistics and impact on the game of slow pitch will forever be enshrined. Now, let's discuss the bat that has been there right by his side throughout it all, the DC-41. 

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Topics: Slow Pitch Bats, Bat Reviews

2017 DeMarini CF Zen Bat Update

Posted by JustBats.com on Apr 9, 2017 8:44:42 PM

It wasn't a huge surprise when on Thursday, April 6, it became official from DeMarini:

"DeMarini has concluded its youth baseball bat BPF audit for USSSA and the following bats have been officially withdrawn from USSSA baseball play as a result of the audit."

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Topics: Youth Bats, Bat Reviews, Vendors / Brands