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Can I Use A Softball Bat For Baseball?

Posted by JustBats.com on Jul 23, 2018 3:01:27 PM

At JustBats.com, our Customer Coaches are comprised of former baseball and softball players. These folks love answering customer questions as much as they love the game.

One of the questions they receive the most is Can I use a softball bat in a baseball game? It's a good question, but JustBats.com is here to set the record straight once-and-for-all.

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Topics: Softball Bats

3 Best ASA Slowpitch Bats 2018

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 11, 2018 2:38:00 PM

Fun fact: the Amateur Softball Association (ASA) established the first unified set of rules for softball. Despite being formed in 1933, ASA was recognized as the National Governing body of softball by the United States Olympic Committee in 1978.

Such honors have led to ASA presiding over 87 local associations, as well as countless leagues and sanctioned tournaments. Naturally, these slowpitch players need an approved ASA bat. That's why JustBats.com collected feedback from players and customers to provide the three (3) best ASA slowpitch bats 2018 edition.

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Topics: Slow Pitch Bats, Softball Bats

About 2019 DeMarini Softball Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 4, 2018 9:46:01 PM

When Ray DeMarini built his bat-making company in 1989, his expertise was softball. He hosted a series of instructional softball videos on ESPN and DeMarini stormed on to the scene with the world's first multi-wall bat in 1993.

Softball bats have been where DeMarini has set trends because they tirelessly chase perfection through their ever-evolving technology. From the new CF Zen to the CF Insane to the new Carbon Candy, JustBats.com takes a look at all seven (7) of the new 2019 DeMarini softball bats.

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Topics: Softball Bats, Fastpitch Bats

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: Lists, Fastpitch Bats, Softball Bats

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: Lists, Softball Bats

Who Invented Softball?

Posted by JustBats.com on Aug 7, 2017 3:57:08 PM

Softball's origins aren't rooted in baseball, as many assume, but in the sport of football.

Softball, which according to the Amateur Softball Association (ASA), is the most played team sport in the United States has an interesting history. The sport started on Thanksgiving Day 1887 and was invented by a Chicago Board of Trade reporter named George Hancock.

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Topics: Softball Bats, Uncategorized

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, Softball Bats, Fastpitch 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

Is My Bat Dead Or Defective? Let's Find Out.

Posted by JustBats.com on May 30, 2017 7:54:34 AM

At JustBats.com, we receive a lot of questions about baseball bats and softball bats. One of the most common questions that our Customer Coaches receive is, "How do I know if my bat is dead?" To ease your mind, we're going to answer this question and outline the best way to determine whether or not it's time for a new bat. 

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Topics: Bat Care, Baseball Bats, Softball Bats, How To

Search For Bats and Gloves By Year

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 27, 2017 3:55:07 PM

time trav·el
ˈtīm ˌtravəl/ (noun)
The action of traveling through time into the past or the future.
 
If only time travel existed, right? At JustBats, we understand that there are bats that you enjoyed using years ago and would like to use again. That is why we recently released a new feature to both JustBats.com and JustBallGloves.com: filter by year.
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Topics: Baseball Bats, Softball Bats, JustBats.com Exclusives, Gloves