You might not realize how important the right baseball bat is to your game but, in reality, the right bat can make all the difference. That’s why we researched some of the top sellers and well-known brands to find the best baseball bats for sale. There are a lot of benefits to using the right bat and we want to help you find it. Now, let’s look at some of the features to consider while shopping.
Material: These bats are made of either wood or aluminum alloy. Each has pros and cons and it really boils down to what you like. Do you want something modern looking with bright colors and details? Or a natural wood finish?
Age: If you’re looking for the best youth baseball bat but don’t know where to begin, you’ve come to the right place. We found so many great bats for beginners that we had to include them all.
Color: Color varies quite a bit and largely depends on the material being used. For example, the wooden bats in our list have natural finishes while the aluminum ones have just about any color you can imagine.
Weight: Weight is so important because using a bat that’s too heavy will have devastating consequences to your game. The weight should be light enough that you can get good speed with each and every swing.
Size: Generally, the size you should use depends on your height. Too long and the bat will be difficult to control during the swing. Too short and you won’t have enough length to hit effectively. Luckily, there are a lot of options available.
League Certified: In 2018, new regulations were introduced so all bats, no matter if they’re for a T-ball team or college ball, have to meet them in order to get certified. Most bats have done so but there are a few that haven’t.
Now that you know what to look for in a baseball bat, let’s take a look at the rest of our baseball bat buying guide. If you’re in a hurry, make sure you stop by our top and budget picks first. They’re the first 2 items on the list so they’re really easy to find, especially if you’re in a hurry. Stick around for as long as you can, all of these products are great and worth a look. Alright, let’s go!
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Jennifer Trimbee, a lead researcher and writer at GeekWrapped, is an expert writer with many years of experience. Jennifer writes about technology, sports, outdoor, and gear products.
Article last updated on:
September 30, 2019