VG27 Youth Turn Model - Built For Vladimir Guerrero Jr. of the Toronto Blue Jays, But Adapted For Youth Players. Features A Long Barrel Length, But Thin 2 ¼ Inch Barrel Diameter Allows Bat To Still Feel Balanced.
Approximate Drop 8 Length-To-Weight Ratio (Allow For Variance Of 2 Ounces Heavier Or Lighter)
Balanced Swing Weight
Youth Prime Maple Wood Material
Cupped Barrel End
Conventional Knob (Some Might Say It Is Ever-So-Slightly Flared)
Meets Requirements Of Most Youth Organizations (Approved For Little league
Coloway: Black | Red
Barrel-End Label Brand Creates A Condensed Appearance For A Crisp, High-End Look
EXOPRO Finish - Twice As Hard As The Previous EXOARMOR Finish. Provides An Incredibly Durable Top Coat That Drastically Increases Surface Hardness
Seamless Decals Are Applied Directly Under The Top Coat And Appear To Blend Into The Bat
Louisville Slugger Prime Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Maple Wood Youth Baseball Bat: WBL2702010
Take the Louisville Slugger Prime Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Maple Wood Youth Baseball Bat to the plate and leave opposing pitchers scratching their heads as you light up the scoreboard!
One look at the stunning Louisville Slugger Prime Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Maple Wood Youth Baseball Bat and you know that it means business. Crafted from Sluggers Youth Prime Maple wood, the black handle transitions to a striking gloss red barrel that will include the iconic "LS" Logo in gold. To take the exceptional hardness of the Prime Maple wood to the next level, Louisville Slugger adds their proprietary EXOPRO finish to the topcoat creating unmatched durability. If you are looking to make a statement, do so confidently with the Louisville Slugger Prime Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Maple Wood Youth Baseball Bat.
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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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