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12.5 Inch Barrel Length
2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
Approved For Play In USSSA, NSA, & ISA
CF100 Uses A 100% Carbon Fiber Barrel For Unbelievable Durability
Colorway: Blue | Black | Green
Composite Barrel / Alloy Handle
Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty
Half-ounce XL End-load
Manufactured With Pride In The United States
New Alloy Handle With X-Tro Flex Delivers Feel And Performance Results With Improved Durability
Turned To Maximize Performance And Durability With The Use Of Classic M Extreme Ball
Two-Piece, Hybrid Design
220+ Advantage Barrel Technology Extends The Sweet Spot For Maximum Performance
2020 Worth EST Hybrid XL Slow Pitch Softball Bat: WHY12U
Worth slow pitch softball bats deliver best-in-class power and control through innovation and technology. Serious slowpitch softball players need serious, professional-grade equipment, and you can add to your powerhouse arsenal with this line of Worth Sports slowpitch softball bats.
This EST Hybrid XL softball bat comes with a half-ounce endload which will provide you with extra power to get your hits to the warning track, over the fence. Worth uses CF 100 Carbon fiber construction which provides the perfect combination of feel and performance. The two-piece design offers a lot of pop and the control you need to win every at-bat. New for the 2020 season is the Worth 220+ Advantage technology material to ensures a high-quality bat with the largest sweet spot possible. An added bonus, the X Tro Flex technology is proprietary to Worth to ensure a player preferred feel.
Each EST Hybrid XL softball bat is proudly made in the USA and comes with a full one-year manufacturer's warranty with every purchase. Take advantage of free shipping when you order this Worth EST Hybrid XL softball bat today. Don't forget, with our 24/7 customer service, we'll be here for you from click to hit!
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About the Brand
Worth, Inc. can trace its beginning back to the year 1912, when George Sharp Lannom, Jr. purchased a tannery in Tullahoma, Tennessee and established the Lannom Manufacturing Company. Initially, the firm tanned leather for harnesses and horse collars they manufactured. However, as the automobile grew in popularity, the demand for the company's harnesses and collars declined, so Lannom shifted its manufacturing resources toward production of leather covered baseballs and softballs under the "Worth" brand, and men's leather dress gloves under the "Craig" brand.
Charles (Chuck) E. Parish joined Lannom in 1930 as a salesman and married G.S. Lannom, Jr.'s daughter, Martha Lannom several years later. Following Mr. Lannom's death, Parish acquired controlling interest in the company, which led to a division of company assets between himself and Lannom's son G.S. Lannom III. Lannom maintained the glove works while Parish, "The Baron of Baseballs," built the Lannom baseball business into the world's largest manufacturer of baseballs.
Upon graduation from Vanderbilt University in 1959, Chuck Parish's son, John, joined the Lannom organization. He persuaded his father to expand the company's Caribbean operations and enter the baseball bat business in 1970. In 1975, following the death of his father, John Parish took over the reigns of the company. Under his leadership, the company diversified and expanded its production line and developed the personnel, technical know-how, and physical facilities to become one of the largest and most financially sound manufacturers in the entire sporting goods industry.
The WorthSports Company was formally organized in 1975 as the sales and marketing arm for all sporting goods products and divisions of Lannom. In addition to the normal marketing functions, Worth also emphasizes and provides new product research and development. In fact, the emphasis placed on this development is largely responsible for Worth's leadership role in the sporting goods industry.
When Worth entered the bat business all bats were made from Northern White Ash. Worth then established wood mills in Pennsylvania and New York to provide the strong but relatively lightweight ash wood stock. Then directions were shifted to aluminum and other composites and in 1968 Lannom Manufacturing produced its first aluminum bat. The company's Jess Heald was primarily responsible for its development. The sale of aluminum bats to amateur baseball and softball players mushroomed in the 70's, helping Lannom achieve record results. In 1994, because of market demands, more emphasis was placed on the aluminum division and an expansion was completed in Tullahoma.
One of the first and most significant results of the R&D program was the development of the Polyurethane (Poly-X™) core for baseballs and softballs. This one innovation revolutionized the entire softball world; up to this time, the traditional softball core was constructed of cork and latex. Worth, through the use of "petrochemical" formulation, created a softball that was more consistent in performance and demonstrated extended durability, thereby setting the stage for the establishment of formal specifications and standards for the industry. More recently, the expanded research and development team has made another revolutionary addition to the aluminum bats called the SuperCell EST (Exterior Shell Technology) Bat.
One product Worth is very proud of is its RIF (Reduced Injury Factor) baseballs and softballs. Introduced in baseballs in the late '80's, the RIF design features a polyurethane center that makes the ball softer than the traditional yarn wound ball, while keeping the weight, size and liveliness. The balls are used mainly in youth leagues, where safety is of major concern. The technology is now being used in Worth softballs as well. New technology is constantly being developed to revolutionize the softball industry as we know it today.
In 2007, Worth was acquired by Jarden Corporation and is now a division of Rawlings and Jarden Team Sports.
|Approved For||ISA NSA USSSA|
|Barrel Diameter||2 1/4"|
|Barrel Length||12.5 Inch|
|Color||Black Blue Green|
|Deals||Personalization Eligible Closeout Bats Bundle and Save|
|Hitting Style||Power Hitter|
|Material||Half and Half|
|Price||$200 - $299.99|
|Softball Bats||Slow Pitch|
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