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2 3/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
Drop 10 Length-To-Weight Ratio
Balanced Swing Feel
One-Piece, All-Alloy Baseball Bat
Displays USSSA (New 'NTS Tested') Certification Stamp
Colorway: Silver | Grey
ST7 Alloy - Designed By Louisville Slugger To Provide Batters With A Little More Performance On Impact With A Baseball
6-Star Premium Performance End Cap - Improves The Balanced Feel of The Bat.
Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty
Louisville Slugger Omaha -10 USSSA Baseball Bat: WBL2472010
When you arrive in the batter's box dirt with an Omaha in hand, the defense will know you mean business!
Bring home the bat that is named after the heralded headquarters of the College World Series: The Omaha! This Omaha is built with a sturdy and trustworthy one-piece, all-alloy design. More specifically, it has a single piece of Slugger’s ST71 alloy that should create a stiff feel. Players usually enjoy stiff-feeling bats because all of the power that they put into their swing should go right into the baseball at the moment of contact (and almost nothing is lost in a barrel flex that can typically be seen on two-piece bats).
This drop 10, USSSA model should serve batters aged 7-12 years old pretty well. Also, the one-piece design described above has the best chance of satisfying a wide array of hitters. There is a good shot that both contact hitters and power hitters will love this bat with its large 2 3/4" barrel diameter.
(This bat was originally exclusive to Louisville Slugger's website, but JustBats was able to obtain models of this bat from Louisville Slugger as they were trying to create more room for their newest Omaha BBCOR bat)
You can buy this Louisville Slugger with some confidence! There is no way that a company as storied as Louisville Slugger made it to its current position without understanding the need to help customers. They will extend a twelve (12) month warranty on this bat that extends from the date of purchase. If you buy this bat from JustBats and notice that a warranty issue has arisen on it within 1 year of the purchase, please contact the JustBats Bat Experts. They are trained in warranty knowledge and will get you the directions to begin the warranty process with Louisville Slugger.
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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.
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