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4 Best Baseball Themed Board Games

Posted by JustBats.com on Jul 19, 2017 9:19:44 AM

It is hard to remember that there was a time when sports fans didn't use a computer simulator to recreate their favorite sport. At one time, the only way to play a sport in your own home was by purchasing a board game. Baseball has produced some classic board games over the years and in this article we look at four of the very best.

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6 Best 2017 Slow Pitch Softball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Jul 3, 2017 10:15:35 AM

There's nothing better than slow pitch softball in the summertime.  

Softball allows athletes to get outside, compete against others on the diamond, and hit home runs with their favorite bat like nobody's business. The team at JustBats.com has had the opportunity to hear player feedback and read customer reviews on the 2017 models, and from what we've gathered, these are the six best slow pitch softball bats. Have you had the chance to swing one?

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7 Best Training Tools for Baseball and Softball

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 26, 2017 4:38:51 PM

"You can't steal second base and keep your foot on first."

Baseball and softball are difficult sports to master. Your competition is always trying to improve. Enhancing your game takes patience, time, and dedication. Are you stressed out yet?

First of all, have fun. That's the most important thing, but--luckily--there are also helpful training tools that can help you achieve even more success on the ballfield. Here are the seven (7) best training tools to consider.

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Best Baseball Jokes Of All-Time

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 14, 2017 3:35:59 PM

Picture a world without baseball and jokes.

What's life without America's pastime and a little laughter? Not one that the JustBats.com team wants to be a part, that's for sure. That is why we've compiled the ultimate list of the best baseball jokes of all-time. Sit back, relax, and get ready to laugh.

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Best Baseball Quotes From Players, Movies, & More

Posted by JustBats.com on May 31, 2017 4:54:52 PM

In baseball, there's nothing like a good motivational quote to get you going. If you're in need of some inspiration or would like to take a stroll down memory lane, this list of baseball quotes is just what you need. The team at JustBats.com has searched far and wide on the internet, read a handful of relevant books, and watched our fair share of baseball movies. In doing so, we've been able to compile our favorite quotes that pertain to America's pastime. 

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Best Baseball Walk-Up Songs By Genre

Posted by JustBats.com on May 8, 2017 4:43:04 PM

There is no better way to get hyped for a big game or your next at-bat than by listening to your favorite song. If you've ever been to an MLB game, you probably noticed the wide variety of different genres and songs each player uses as they strut up to home plate. Everything from rap, country, classic rock, and even mariachi music can be heard as players make their way up to bat. Pump yourself up and jam out to one of these walk-up songs for both baseball and softball.

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6 Life Lessons Baseball Teaches Us

Posted by JustBats.com on Apr 26, 2017 3:09:39 PM

Life lessons are learned in a variety of different ways, but there is no better teacher than America's pastime (besides one's parents, of course). Sports, especially baseball, aren't just for teaching young adults about the fundamentals of a game or how to turn two on defense. Younger athletes are very impressionable, and the sooner they start to learn life's most valuable lessons, the better. Here's how baseball helps.

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9 Best 2017 Youth Big Barrel Baseball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Apr 19, 2017 4:38:25 PM

Selecting a baseball bat is difficult. It's why JustBats.com provides the Bat Resource Guide materials, Bat Reviews direct from customers, and--of course--award-winning Customer Coaches.

But, there's a question that tends to be asked a lot around this time, "What are the best 2017 Youth Big Barrel bats?" Nevermind the confusion on whether to call these bats Senior League or Youth Big Barrel. Powered by feedback from coaches, parents, and players, here are the nine (9) best 2017 Youth Big Barrel Baseball Bats.

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Travel Ball Tournament Checklists

Posted by JustBats.com on Apr 17, 2017 9:14:40 PM

Whether you're an experienced travel ball parent or this is your first time taking a trip with the team, the team at JustBats.com has got you covered.

We realize that packing for a weekend trip can be somewhat stressful at times, so we're here to minimize the risk of you forgetting a necessity. We've done this through the creation of the ultimate checklist every player, parent, and coach needs to have while packing. Hopefully, you've got a big bag and an even bigger trunk because there are a lot of essentials needed for a weekend tournament.

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Baseball's 12 Best Rituals

Posted by JustBats.com on Mar 21, 2017 8:02:31 AM

Most athletes, if not all, are superstitious to some extent. Baseball players tend to be the most superstitious.

Baseball's rituals and routines are odd, quirky, and even crazy. But, if they help with mental preparation before a game on the biggest stage or the next at bat then they must have some value, right?

The team at JustBats loves baseball, and we watch a lot of games. Through hours upon hours of innings, we've compiled the 12 best pre-game and in-game mannerisms that make up this epic list of baseball rituals. 

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