New for 2014 When you look at today's leading fastpitch teams, you'll see Louisville Slugger TPS bats. Louisville Slugger has a rich history of providing aluminum, composite, and hybrid bats for every level of fastpitch play. Many professional softball players choose to use Louisville Slugger bats for this very reason. The new TPS Mendoza is the signature model of Olympic gold medalist and fastpitch all-star, Jessica Mendoza. The TPS Mendoza is constructed with a one-piece design made entirely from Louisville Slugger's C1C Composite. This precisely layered composite material will have players finding power they never knew they had! One of the best features of the TPS Mendoza is its PERFECTLY balanced bottle bat design. This helps players gain swing speed and allows them to control their swing more effectively. The TPS Mendoza is topped off with the patented Louisville Slugger End Cap that dampens vibrations and locks that them in barrel to create more energy transfer to the ball! With a 7/8 inch standard handle and a synthetic leather grip, the TPS Mendoza is a joy to hold in your hands as you step up to the plate. Louisville Slugger: In a Class Above Any Other! The TPS Mendoza is approved for play in ASA, USSSA, ISA, NSA, and ISF. It is backed by a Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty. Free Shipping!