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2018 Louisville Slugger LXT -8 Fastpitch Softball Bat: WTLFPLX18A8

2018 Louisville Slugger LXT -8 Fastpitch Softball Bat: WTLFPLX18A8
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My daughter is 18, going into college and is 5'7" and 130 pounds. Would you recommend the 33/25 or 34/26?

Based on your daughter's height and weight, we would getting the 2018 Louisville Slugger LXT -8 Fastpitch Softball Bat: WTLFPLX18A8 in a 33 inch model.

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Louisville Slugger

Louisville Slugger is the Official Bat of Major League Baseball and the #1 name in baseball since the earliest days of the sport. In many ways, the storied 130+ year history of the Louisville Slugger baseball bat began in the talented hands of 17-year-old John A. "Bud" Hillerich. Back in the 1880s, Bud was working at his father's woodworking shop in Louisville, Kentucky. Legend has it that Bud, a lover of baseball and a player himself, slipped away from work one afternoon in 1884 to watch Louisville's major league team, the Louisville Eclipse. Bud was in the stands as the team's star, P.... read more

Varo Softball ARC 12 oz. Jennie Finch On Deck Bat Weight

Varo Softball ARC 12 oz. Jennie Finch On Deck Bat Weight

Jennie Finch joined forces with the team at Varo to create this softball training weight to distribute weight over the bat's sweet spot, providing a game-like swing that improves mechanics and strengthens softball muscles. New Cushion-Fit Technology, with rubber infused fins eliminate friction on the bat, safeguarding the barrel from rings and scratches. The Varo ARC is designed to protect your bat, condition off-field, and dial-in your swing before stepping up to the plate. The Varo ARC provides optimal performance for all skill levels, from Youth to Pro. This model is recommended for 2 1/4-inch barrel bats and was manufactured with pride right here in the USA!

  • 12 Ounces
  • Air Diffusion Helps Create A Lighter Body With Greater Emphasis
  • Cushion Fit Technology Eliminates Abrasion, Rings, & Scratches On The Bat
  • Designed For Youth To Pro Players
  • Distributes Weight Towards The End Of The Barrel
  • Helps Dial In your Swing
  • Improves Player's Mechanics
  • Made In The USA
  • Strengthens Softball Specific Muscles
  • True Fit Core Ensures A Precise Fit To All Types Of Bats
  • Fit 2 1/4 Inch Barrel Bats
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Vulcan Bat Grips

Vulcan Bat Grips

Vulcan bat grips may be used on baseball bats and softball bats, no matter if they're wood, alloy, or composite. With an extra tacky adhesive on the underside of each grip, the application is a quick and easy process to virtually any handle. A standard 1.75mm thickness combines with a one-of-a-kind maze imprint and both horizontal and vertical debossed grooves for an unbeatable, slip resistant grip. Each Vulcan bat grip is constructed out of an advanced polymer material that delivers maximum feel and control in dry or wet conditions all season long. Plus, Vulcan's patented Edge technology helps resist rolling to ensure a secure, flat surface. Vulcan: It's all about the feel!

  • Advanced Polymer Material Provides Long Lasting Performance
  • Standard 1.75 mm Thickness
  • Recommended For Alloy, Composite, & Wood Bats
  • Delivers Maximum Control & An Unbeatable Feel On Contact
  • May Be Used In Any Weather
  • Extra Tacky Adhesive Attaches To Virtually Any Bat
  • One-Of-A-Kind Maze Imprint Offers A Unique Look
  • Horizontal & Vertical Debossed Grooves Supply The Ultimate Gripping Solution
  • Patented Edge Technology Resists Roll To Ensure A Secure, Flat Surface
  • Quick & Easy Application To Any Handle
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The Batting gloves are perfect to use for games or practice. Having a comfortable, perfect fit for you is something we at want you to have with your batting gloves. If when you receive the batting gloves, tried them out and they do not fit or work perfectly for you, you may return them within two weeks for an exchange or full refund whether you have used them or not. They are extremely comfortable and durable. Our batting gloves feature an adjustable wrist strap so they can be adjusted to fit nice and snug on your hand for a comfortable fit. Our batting gloves are made from Cabretta Sheepskin leather for optimal flexibility and comfort. The mesh backing around the knuckles allows you to move and flex your fingers freely without adding stress to the leather. This not only allows for a better grip on the bat, but it also makes the gloves more durable as it eliminates much of the stress on the leather that can cause tears. The mesh is also vented to allow moisture and heat to be directed away from the fingers, never compromising your grip on the bat. The palm of the batting glove is constructed of premium grade sheepskin leather. This leather gives a great grip while maintaining it's flexibility. The Batting Glove was designed with you, the player, in mind. Free Shipping!

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  • Made from Cabretta Sheepskin Leather
  • Mesh Backing on Knuckles - Improves Flexibility and Durability
  • Superior Feel
  • Velcro Strap for a Snug, Flexible Fit
  • Vented to Allow Moisture and Heat to Escape
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2018 Louisville Slugger LXT -8 Fastpitch Softball Bat: WTLFPLX18A8
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Bat Features
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  • -8 Length To Weight Ratio
  • Three-Piece, Fully Composite Softball Bat
  • Patented PBF Barrel Technology Produces Premium Pop With A Massive Sweet Spot
  • Hot Out Of The Wrapper Performance
  • Largest Sweet Spot In The Louisville Slugger Fastpitch Lineup
  • New Ultra Lightweight X-Cap Increases Swing Speed While Increasing Barrel Length
  • TRU3 Technology Connection Piece Eliminates Vibration In The Hands While Improving Durability
  • Unmatched Feel & Power On Contact
  • 7/8 Inch Handle Diameter For Better Control Through The Hitting Zone
  • Comfortable Synthetic Bat Grip
  • Colorway: White / Gray / Blue
  • 2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
  • Approved For Play In USSSA, ASA, NSA, ISA, & ISF
  • Recommended For Older Players Or For Those With More Power
  • Ultra Balanced Swing Weight That Increases Swing Speed
  • Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty

Description for 2018 Louisville Slugger LXT -8 Fastpitch Softball Bat: WTLFPLX18A8
Louisville Slugger has strengthened and upgraded one of the most widely known fastpitch softball bats in the game. For the 2018 season, the LXT X18 series will allow you to take your game to the highest level. Experience the expertise and see what these fastpitch bats have to offer. A new feature that Louisville Slugger has applied to help differentiate themselves from the rest of the pack is the insanely lightweight X-Cap that is guaranteed to enhance your swing speed, increase the barrel length, and maximize the sweet spot. The patented PBF barrel system is back and will continue to provide premium pop right out of the wrapper along with the largest sweet spot in the 2018 Louisville Slugger fastpitch lineup. These three-piece, 100% composite softball bats are forged together by the innovative TRU3 technology which helps eliminate vibration to produce a smooth feel on contact. Louisville Slugger: The World's Most Popular Fastpitch Bat!

This model, the Louisville Slugger LXT Fastpitch Softball Bat (FPLX18A8), features a heavy drop 8 length to weight ratio, a balanced swing weight for exemplary control, and a standard 7/8 inch handle that arrives pre-wrapped with a comfortable synthetic grip. Swing away with an LXT and buy one of the Louisville Slugger softball bats today with free shipping right here at Remember, we're always here from click to hit!
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Bat Properties
Approved For:ASA
Approved For:ISA
Approved For:NSA
Approved For:USSSA
Barrel Diameter:2 1/4"
Bat Type:Softball
Length to Weight Ratio:- 8
Price:$300 - $399.99
Vendor:Louisville Slugger