Effective January 1, 2020, USSSA, a governing body for youth baseball, will adopt a rule requiring that all players 13u players must swing a bat with no lighter than a drop-8 length-to-weight ratio and 14u players must swing a bat no lighter than a drop-5.
Introducing the second bat in our 2020 Easton baseball bat review series, the 2020 Easton Alpha 360 Baseball Bat! Loaded with massive power potential, the 2020 Easton Alpha 360 is one of the most anticipated one-piece alloy bats in recent history. Easton has made innovative strides to ensure the barrels on their 2020 bats are tuned to 360-degree precision for a consistent response on every swing. They’ve made a few more groundbreaking advancements as well, so let’s check those out in our thorough bat review of the 2020 Easton Alpha 360 Baseball Bat.
Marucci has just released their very first USA certified bat, the Marucci Cat. This will be a drop-10 model to be used in all forms of USA-sanctioned baseball.
To provide the highest levels of insight, we actually did a Q/A session with our friends over at Marucci. They were kind enough to answer all of our questions and provide some great insight for everyone thinking about getting on. Also, if you have any questions of your own please leave those in the comment section below!
Spring Baseball is about to conclude which can only mean one thing. Travel Ball starts SOON! Before you go purchase your bat for travel ball, we need to review a few things.
On August 7, 2015, the Little League International Board of Directors formally adopted the USA Baseball's new standard for bat performance testing, but this new ruling would not be implemented til January 1, 2018.
Now that we're in the second year of USA Baseball approved baseball bats being available and a requirement for a large number of youth players, we need to break down some of the best options for 2019. It's still early in the year so keep in mind that these bats are based off the reviews we've received thus far, coaches feedback, and discussions with our customers. BONUS: below you will find a recording of Tyler's Facebook Live!
It's happening. The holidays are here, which means it's time to get presents for all of your loved ones.
We've seen your comments online asking about the most popular bats for the holiday season. So, what better way to show off these bats than take a tour inside our warehouse. Tyler makes his way through bat heaven while breaking down the most popular options along the way. Don't have time to watch the video? We'll make sure you have all the information below!
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