Pros: everything about the bats are good
2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105
more hits, good price good feel and good durability
Excellent Bat for Travel Fall Ball Nice Barrel for good distance and speed
Pros: everything about the bats are good
Pros: Balanced, great pop.
Cons: Cracked in less than 2 weeks.
Pros: more hits, good price good feel and good durability
Pros: The Combat VIGOR is a great bat for the price. I bought the 2016 at the end of the season for $99.99 for my son to use in this fall , the 1st season on the 60/90 fields (13's). Hes a smaller kid and weighs less than 90 lbs. I bought a BBCOR bat but it was just too big and heavy. We bought this knowing it would only use used for a single year. He struggled at 1st but this weekend really swung the bat well and went 4 for 5. He likes the feel and the balanced swing weight. It looks like an aluminum bat but its really a single piece composite. Overall it's been a great bat for the short period of time that he's used it so far.
Cons: None yet. Has only been used for about 6 games. I will update the review if any problems are noticed.
Pros: Great sweet spot. Ball comes off the bat powerfully. Vibration has not been an issue. Swing feel is good.
Cons: Not crazy about the color.
Pros: Bought this bat 31x26 for my son to play one last season of travel ball before he tries to make the middle school team next year. He will be required to swing a -3 at tryouts. Bat feels really balanced and has a large barrell. He went through the proper break in procedure and the ball really jumps off this bat when hit on the barrell. The fact that this bat is selling at such a reduced price due to Combat no longer making bats makes it a no brainer. This is a top shelf bat
Cons: make sure you like the feel of a 1 piece bat. My son prefers 1 piece
Pros: didn't take long to break in this bat. good balance, good pop. we bought the 30/25 and it's a very nice transition bat.
Cons: none so far.
Pros: Good balance. Good pop and feel. I would say comparable to the more expensive Easton bats
Cons: Takes a fair amount of time to break in
Pros: Bat feels well balanced. Nice sweet spot. My son is ripping the ball with this bat right out of the box.
Pros: This bat is a steal for the price. I've hit with both this bat and the 2017 maxum and this one hits just as well if not better than the maxum and feels slightly lighter compared to the maxum. This bat is by far the best buy within it's price range
Cons: a little bit of vibration
Pros: great pop very balanced swing!!!
Pros: Excellent Bat for Travel Fall Ball Nice Barrel for good distance and speed
Pros: ut hits dingers and light
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Can you use this bat in Little League Juniors?
No, unfortunately the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 is not allowed to be used in Little League Juniors since it does not feature the USA certification stamp.
Can you use this in Florida for USSSA baseball and does it have BBCOR as well as the USSSA stamp?
The 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 will be legal for USSSA baseball but will not be BBCOR certified. BBCOR bats are required to -3.
Does this but have a USSSA stamp?
Yes, the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 features the USSSA 1.15 BPF certification stamp.
Does this bat have a balanced feel or is it end loaded?
The 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 features a balanced swing weight.
My son is 13 yrs old and 6 foot. What size bat would you recommend for travel ball? The coach mentioned -5.
Depending on how much he weighs will determine what size bat we would recommend for him. Each kid is going to be able to use different sizes but the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 would be a good option since he will have to go up to a -3 once he reaches high school ball.
Is this bat certified for play in 14u travel baseball?
More than likely the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 would be approved for travel ball play unless there is a rule against a composite barrel bat. Since travel ball leagues and organizations do not have to follow a unified set of guidelines we would recommend reaching out to local coaches and league officials to learn what, if any, bat rules may exist.
You can't use this bat in Babe Ruth play can you?
Unfortunately, the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105 is not legal for play in Babe Ruth. The 2 5/8" barrel diameter, composite design, and lack of BBCOR certification make it illegal for play in Babe Ruth.
Are there durability issues? I know it has a large barrel, but does it have good pop for its size?
Durability has not been a problem we have had with the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat (VIGSL105). The Vigor has had very good reviews and people have liked it a lot so far.
Does this bat have good pop and will it be durable?
We would recommend reading the customer reviews regarding the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat: VIGSL105. We are unaware of any durability issues and as for pop that will be more subjective as each customer will have their own opinion on what constitutes "pop."
What's the difference between the Vigor-5 and the Maxum -5, please?
While the 2016 COMBAT VIGOR -5 Senior League Baseball Bat (VIGSL105) has a slightly more balanced feel, the 2016 COMBAT MAXUM -5 Senior League Baseball Bat (MAXSL105) features a higher grade composite, similar swing weight and larger barrel and sweet spot.
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