Louisville Slugger is back and ready to take the field for the 2019 season.
Slugger launched their new bat lineup back in August and haven't looked back since. Four new and improved USA bats released during the initial launch and we expect more heavy hitters to arrive at Justbats.com in the early weeks of October. *For you BBCOR swingers... the HIGHLY anticipated Meta Prime will also be dropping at the same time.
Today we are going to take a deep look at one bat in particular: the 2019 Louisville Slugger Prime 919 drop 10 USA baseball bat!
DeMarini always pushes the envelope. And, for 2019 bats, they haven't changed.
The bat maker has created two USA Baseball bats that fit the company's mantra, as DeMarini has introduced a 2 3/8" size option and their lowest drop weight USA Bat ever. JustBats.com details the two (2) new 2019 DeMarini Sabotage USA Baseball bats.
Fool me once, right?
DeMarini has built a reputation on pushing the envelope, which is best illustrated in their popular CF Zen series being banned multiple times by governing bodies (USSSA Baseball bans DeMarini CF Zen). But, per players, the legal CF Zen baseball bats are worth it. JustBats.com details the two popular 2019 youth baseball bat CF Zen models.
The Little League Baseball Division is designed for boys and girls above the age of 9. Meanwhile, most Tee Ball leagues have an age maximum of 6 years old. So, what about 7 year-olds?
JustBats.com details bats for each category that apply, as well as review the best bats for 7-year-old regardless of bat category.
Topics: Youth Bats
The one year anniversary for USA baseball bats is approaching and with a full spring season in the books, we’ve received a lot of feedback about the new USA Bat Standard. Players and parents all over the country have submitted their reviews on the regulation change at JustBats.com. Some positive, others not.
But in the end, the intentions of creating the USA stamp are in the right place and over time should benefit the game. Here's how we've gone about evaluating USA Baseball bats.
On August 7, 2015, the Little League International Board of Directors formally adopted the USA Baseball's new standard for bat performance testing.
Now, three years later, the USA Baseball approved baseball bats have been used, swung, and reviewed for a full season. So, here are the best 2018 Little League bats according to JustBats.com customer feedback (note: BBCOR bats are permitted for Intermediate 50-70 division and Junior League division, but must be labeled with a silkscreen or other permanent certification mark).
Topics: Youth Bats
2018 marked a change for youth baseball bats, as the USABat standard was officially enacted.
Now, with even more to know about youth bats, JustBats.com sifted through customer reviews and player feedback to create a list of the seven (7) best 2018 youth baseball bats.
Topics: Youth Bats
When Rawlings rolled out their initial USA Baseball approved baseball bats, drop 5 and drop 10 bats were well-represented.
The Quatro -10 and 5150 -5 were popular early on, and exclusive models (like the drop 11 Rawlings VELO) gained traction. But with the Easton Beast X as the only drop 12 option on the market for USA Baseball players, Rawlings saw an opportunity. JustBats.com reviews the newest addition to Rawlings' lineup -- the 2018 Rawlings Threat -12 USA Baseball Bat.
When USA Baseball, the national governing body for the sport of baseball in the United States, adopted the USABat Standard, it created a lot of questions.
With the new youth baseball standard officially in place, there have been a few changes recently. Namely, JustBats.com answers whether BBCOR bats are allowed in USA Baseball and Little League divisions.