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1. 2022 F5
2 3/4
9.1/10
Marucci
USSSA
MSBF53
07/01/21
Drop 10

2022 Marucci F5 USSSA Drop 10
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9.1
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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2. 2022 Omaha
2 5/8
8.3/10
Louisville Slugger
USA
WBL2538010
10/27/21
Drop 10

2022 Louisville Slugger Omaha USA Drop 10
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The Omaha in USA for 2022 is an entry-level performance bat made for the hitter who wants a bigger barrel on a single-piece alloy. Although this bat might not feel as good as more expensive bats when poor contact is made, the bat can hit the ball just as far as anything else in the USA standard. The swing weight is balanced and the sizes from 27 through 32-inch should fit most players. The USA Omaha isn't anything to get too excited about, but it will hit the ball hard when squared up and, at a reasonable price, it's a value buy through and through.

The Omaha in USA for 2022 is an entry-level performance bat made for the hitter who wants a bigger barrel on a single-piece alloy. Although this bat might not feel as good as more expensive bats when poor contact is made, the bat can hit the ball just as far as anything else in the USA standard. The swing weight is balanced and the sizes from 27 through 32-inch should fit most players. The USA Omaha isn't anything to get too excited about, but it will hit the ball hard when squared up and, at a reasonable price, it's a value buy through and through.

8.3
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 5/8
DeMarini
USA
WTDXUO2-22
10/27/21
Drop 10

2022 DeMarini The Goods One Piece USA Drop 10
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The drop 10 USA The Goods One from Demarin isn't anything to get too excited about. However, it will fit a large number of hitters and meet the maximum standard on well hit balls. The barrel profile isn't big, and the stiffness can hurt the hands on mishit balls. But, the price is more reasonable and the serious rec player could find a lot of success with this light swinging single piece alloy from DeMarini's 2022 lineup.

The drop 10 USA The Goods One from Demarin isn't anything to get too excited about. However, it will fit a large number of hitters and meet the maximum standard on well hit balls. The barrel profile isn't big, and the stiffness can hurt the hands on mishit balls. But, the price is more reasonable and the serious rec player could find a lot of success with this light swinging single piece alloy from DeMarini's 2022 lineup. Full Review

8.6
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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4. 2022 F5
2 5/8
9.5/10
Marucci
USA
MSBF5310USA
09/15/21
Drop 10

2022 Marucci F5 USA Drop 10
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9.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 27, 28, 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: September 15, 2021
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5. 2022 Hot Metal
2 3/4
7.7/10
Mizuno
USSSA
B22-HOT METAL10
07/01/21
Drop 10

2022 Mizuno Hot Metal USSSA Drop 10
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7.7
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
2/5 Resell
Sizing: 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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2 3/4
Easton
USSSA
SL22AL10
10/07/21
Drop 10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
2/5 Resell
Sizing: 27, 28, 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: October 7, 2021
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2 5/8
Mizuno
USA
YBB21HM10
08/01/20
Drop 10

2021 Mizuno Hot Metal USA Drop 10
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7.9
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
2/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: August 1, 2020
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2 5/8
StringKing
USA
SKMPUSA10
06/01/18
Drop 10

2021 StringKing SKMPUSA10 USA Drop 10
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The StringKing Metal Pro is a slightly endloaded single piece alloy bat in the USSSA space. The real win here is the value of the bat---which costs several factors lower than bats it can compete just fine with. The good barrel profile, decent balanced (a bit of an end-load---but not very much) and the single-piece design performs well. Our hitters liked the feel, barrel size, and dad's liked the price point.

The StringKing Metal Pro is a slightly endloaded single piece alloy bat in the USSSA space. The real win here is the value of the bat---which costs several factors lower than bats it can compete just fine with. The good barrel profile, decent balanced (a bit of an end-load---but not very much) and the single-piece design performs well. Our hitters liked the feel, barrel size, and dad's liked the price point. Full Review

7.6
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
1/5 Resell
Sizing: 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: June 1, 2018
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2 3/4
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WBL2472
09/15/20
Drop 10

2021 Louisville Slugger Omaha USSSA Drop 10
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We aren't sure why the drop 10 for 2021 is now a 2 5/8 while the previous year's versions have been a 2 3/4. The bat hasn't changed in terms of its alloy and handle or end cap in the USSSA space. But, for whatever reason, it is now a 2 5/8 barrel. They dropped the drop 5 from the lineup (which was a 2 5/8). The bat still has plenty of sizes available so that's good, but they also bailed on vendor distribution (you can't find this anywhere but on Slugger's site) so it might be hard for some to find it. They also raised the price by $20 from last year. If you have not guessed yet, our suggestion would be to avoid the 2021 and buy a 2020 model. It's less expensive and has a bigger barrel.

We aren't sure why the drop 10 for 2021 is now a 2 5/8 while the previous year's versions have been a 2 3/4. The bat hasn't changed in terms of its alloy and handle or end cap in the USSSA space. But, for whatever reason, it is now a 2 5/8 barrel. They dropped the drop 5 from the lineup (which was a 2 5/8). The bat still has plenty of sizes available so that's good, but they also bailed on vendor distribution (you can't find this anywhere but on Slugger's site) so it might be hard for some to find it. They also raised the price by $20 from last year. If you have not guessed yet, our suggestion would be to avoid the 2021 and buy a 2020 model. It's less expensive and has a bigger barrel. Full Review

6.7
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
2/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: September 15, 2020
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USA
WTLUBO5B1020
09/15/19
Drop 10

2020 Louisville Slugger Omaha USA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: September 15, 2019
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2 3/4
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLSLO5X1020
09/15/19
Drop 10

2020 Louisville Slugger Omaha USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: September 15, 2019
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2 3/4
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLSLO5J1020
09/15/19
Drop 10

2020 Louisville Slugger Omaha JBB USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: September 15, 2019
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2 3/4
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLSL0519J10
09/15/18
Drop 10

2019 Louisville Slugger Omaha 519 JBB USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: September 15, 2018
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLUB05188B10
09/15/18
Drop 10

2019 Louisville Slugger Omaha Series USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: September 15, 2018
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15. 2019 Elite One
2 3/4
7.8/10
Axe
USSSA
L143G
08/01/18
Drop 10

2019 Axe Elite One USSSA Drop 10
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7.8
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
5/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: August 1, 2018
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2 3/4
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLSLO519X10
09/15/18
Drop 10

2019 Louisville Slugger 519 Omaha USSSA Drop 10
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9.2
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: September 15, 2018
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2 3/4
DeMarini
USSSA
WTDXVBZ-19
08/01/18
Drop 10

2019 DeMarini Voodoo USSSA Drop 10
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7.9
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: August 1, 2018
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18. 2017 Omaha
2 3/4
/10
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLSL0517X
10/01/16
Drop 10

2017 Louisville Slugger Omaha USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: October 1, 2016
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19. 2017 Omaha JBB
2 3/4
/10
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLYB0517X
10/01/16
Drop 10

2017 Louisville Slugger Omaha JBB USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: October 1, 2016
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WTLSL05170
10/01/16
Drop 10

2017 Louisville Slugger Omaha 517 USSSA Drop 10
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OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: October 1, 2016
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