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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

7 Best 2018 USA Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 9, 2018 4:54:57 PM

2018 brought some changes to youth baseball bats.

Effective January 1, 2018, USA Baseball, the national governing body for the sport of baseball in the United States, officially adopted a new method for measuring bat performance. The USABat Standard may affect you and your Lil' All-Star, so for key takeaways and everything about the new method, please consult our Bat Resource Guide. If you know you'll need a new youth bat for this season, here are the best 2018 USA Baseball bats according to coaches, players, and customers.

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Topics: Youth Bats, Lists

10 Best 2018 BBCOR Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Jan 3, 2018 1:38:12 PM

A new year equals new bats. For the 2018 season, bat manufacturers have buckled down and refined their technology, materials, and cosmetics to create some of history's best BBCOR bats. The JustBats.com team has had a chance to gather player feedback, read your reviews, and see firsthand which 2018 BBCOR baseball bats are exceeding expectations.

Following is a detailed list and buying guide of the top ten (10) rated and highest reviewed BBCOR bats for 2018. Did yours make the cut?

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Topics: BBCOR Bats, Baseball Bats, Lists

10 Most Popular 2017 JustBats.com Blog Posts

Posted by JustBats.com on Dec 27, 2017 9:14:36 PM

With 2017 coming to an end, JustBats.com wanted to provide a recap of our most popular blog posts according to our readers. More than 100 articles were published between January and December discussing topics such as bat reviews, bat rules, and JustBats.com exclusives. Here are the 10 most popular blog posts from JustBats.com based on views, engagements, shares, and comments. 

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Topics: Lists, JustBats.com Exclusives

7 Best Off-The-Field Baseball Brands

Posted by JustBats.com on Dec 20, 2017 11:07:05 AM

Ever wonder what you need to up your baseball swag? Are you looking for some fresh baseball shirts, pants, or other accessories to wear when you're not on the diamond?

The team at JustBats.com has created this list of the best off-the-field baseball brands so that you can become the talk of the town.

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Topics: Lists

8 Best Dugout Snacks & Ballpark Food

Posted by JustBats.com on Dec 11, 2017 2:23:11 PM

Imagine yourself sitting in the stands at your favorite ballpark, but you have nothing to eat throughout the entirety of the game. Or, maybe you're cheering on your teammates from the dugout during a midsummer game, but there are no snacks in sight. Sounds pretty miserable, right?

There's nothing like watching America's pastime as you crack open some sunflower seeds, munch on a ballpark frank, or demolish an extra large bag of cracker jacks in one sitting. That's why the team at JustBats.com has compiled the ultimate list of best dugout snacks and best ballpark foods for the baseball fanatics. 

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Topics: Lists

10+ Best Fastpitch Softball Drills & Tips

Posted by JustBats.com on Nov 20, 2017 1:19:42 PM

Are you a first-time softball coach? Maybe, you're a veteran coach looking to polish up the ol' practice plan. Or, you're an elite softball player who is looking to get better on the diamond. Either way, the team at JustBats.com is here to help make yourself and your team excel. Hitting, fielding, pitching, and catching drills are all equally important and need to be practiced tirelessly so team goals can be accomplished. Without further ado, here are the best softball drills for fastpitch softball. 

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Topics: Softball Bats, Lists

6 Best 2017 Metal Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Nov 13, 2017 3:14:04 PM

Aluminum bats have a trampoline effect. This is the main benefit of a metal baseball bat over a wooden bat. Simply, a metal bat springs the ball back off from the bat. So, hitting a baseball with a wood bat is like jumping on your floor, whereas hitting a ball with a metal baseball bat is like jumping on your bed.

Easton created the first aluminum bat in 1972. Louisville Slugger followed. Then, in 1974, the NCAA legalized metal baseball bats for use in college games. And, the revolution was complete. With more manufacturers making enhancements, JustBats.com compiled a list of the six (6) best 2017 metal baseball bats based on customer feedback, bat reviews, and internal feedback.

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Topics: Lists

7 Best End Loaded Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Oct 24, 2017 4:06:50 PM

What's better between a balanced bat and an end loaded bat? The answer is 100% subjective and will vary from player to player and bat to bat.

End loaded bats tend to be favored by power hitters, but all types of players use these bats. Because of that, JustBats.com has ranked the best end loaded bats based on customer feedback, reviews, and popularity.

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7 Best Balanced Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Oct 11, 2017 1:50:48 PM

What's better between a balanced bat and an end loaded bat? The answer is 100% subjective and will vary from player to player and bat to bat.

Balanced baseball bats tend to be the preferred option for contact hitters, but all types of players at every level of the game use them. Because of that, JustBats.com has ranked the best balanced bats based on customer feedback, reviews, and popularity.

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Topics: Lists