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2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
7/8 Inch Tapered Handle
Approved For Play In USSSA, NSA, & ISA
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Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty
IST XStiff Technology For An Increased Energy Transfer
LS-2X Composite Barrel Features Exclusive Break-In Design
New Thinner Synthetic Leather Grip For Maximum Control
Power Loaded Swing Weight Adds An Additional Half Ounce
Removable Pyramid Grip Taper
Louisville Slugger Z1000 4 The Fallen USSSA Slow Pitch Softball Bat: WTLSPGS4TFU
For the 2019 season, The Super Z-1000 series was created to give power hitters an advantage unlike any other. Now, in an exclusive and very limited colorway, this 4TF model pays tribute to all of those who have sacrificed so much for our country.
Louisville Slugger took the highly popular Z1000 and tweaked the barrel to be softer and more responsive creating a different feel and flavor to their slow pitch lineup. The composite barrel pairs perfectly with the power-loaded weighting, which gives you an extra half-ounce weight for increased momentum and power transfer. Innovative IST XStiff Technology increases energy transfer, taking your bombs from wall-scrapers to jaw-dropping moon shots. Louisville Slugger: Leave Your Mark!
With multiple certification stamps, this model is approved for play in USSSA, NSA, and ISA. Swing for the fences with a Z-1000 and buy one of these Louisville Slugger slow pitch bats today with free shipping and full one (1) year manufacturer's warranty. Don't forget, with our 24/7 customer service, we'll be here from click to hit!
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About the Brand
In 1842, J. Frederick Hillerich emigrated with his family from Baden-Baden, Germany to the United States. Eight years before, the 1834 Book of Sports had made its debut as the nation's first publication covering baseball. But when he arrived in Baltimore, J. Frederick Hillerich would never have dreamed of the future impact his family would have on America's favorite pastime.
After a short while, the Hillerichs moved to Louisville, where J. Fred started a woodworking shop in 1856. Two of his sons, Adam and John Andrew "Bud" were born in the United States and would later join their father in his business. By 1864 "J.F. Hillerich, Job Turning" was in operation and filled orders for businesses by custom-turning everything from balusters to bedposts.
The firm thrived, and by 1875 the little woodworking shop employed about 20 people. In 1880 Bud Hillerich, who was an amateur baseball player, became an apprentice in his father's shop. Young Bud made his own baseball bats along with bats for several of his teammates.
The debate over the origins of the first bat continues to generate controversy among baseball enthusiasts, but the younger Hillerich was most certainly involved in getting his father's business involved with what would become the company's signature item. According to company legend, the first bat was turned by Bud for Pete "The Old Gladiator" Browning in 1884. Browning was a star on Louisville's professional American Association team - the Eclipse. On a spring afternoon Bud, then seventeen, witnessed Browning break his favorite bat. Bud offered to make a bat for his hero, and Browning accepted. After the young wood shop apprentice lathed a quality stick from white ash, according to the story, Browning got three hits with it in the next game.
Louisville Slugger gloves are worn by more pitchers in Major League Baseball than any other glove.
|Approved For||USSSA NSA|
|Barrel Diameter||2 1/4"|
|Deals||Closeout Bats Personalization Eligible|
|Hitting Style||Power Hitter|
|Knob Sticker Size||1.5 Inch|
|Price||$100 - $199.99|
|Softball Bats||Slow Pitch|
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