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Baseball Bat Reviews

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1. 2022 Hero Hyperspeed
2 5/8
8.1/10
Axe
USA
L196J
08/01/21
Drop 11

2022 Axe Hero Hyperspeed USA Drop 11
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8.1
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: August 1, 2021
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USA
WBL2537010
10/27/21
Drop 11

2022 Louisville Slugger Solo USA Drop 11
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The Solo in USA drop 10 for 2022 is a legit bat with a good-sized barrel that has been a fan favorite since USA's inception in 2018. The bat is light, has a less unreasonable price point, and comes in a huge swath of sizes to fit just about player. Performance-wise it does really well and clearly meets the USA standard. We don't think anyone will be writing home to grandma about the SOLO in USA for 2022 (it hasn't changed from 2021), but we do think you'll get a quality bat for reasonable price that will last and work well.

The Solo in USA drop 10 for 2022 is a legit bat with a good-sized barrel that has been a fan favorite since USA's inception in 2018. The bat is light, has a less unreasonable price point, and comes in a huge swath of sizes to fit just about player. Performance-wise it does really well and clearly meets the USA standard. We don't think anyone will be writing home to grandma about the SOLO in USA for 2022 (it hasn't changed from 2021), but we do think you'll get a quality bat for reasonable price that will last and work well. Full Review

8.9
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
5/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 5/8
Rawlings
USSSA
UT1511
10/01/20
Drop 11

2021 Rawlings 5150 USSSA Drop 11
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The 2021 Rawlings 5150 JBB USSSA drop 11 is built for pitching machine players between the ages of 6 and 8. It only comes in a 26 and 27-inch and serves as an entry-level bat for the player and parent looking for a bat with a good name and a cool look.

The 2021 Rawlings 5150 JBB USSSA drop 11 is built for pitching machine players between the ages of 6 and 8. It only comes in a 26 and 27-inch and serves as an entry-level bat for the player and parent looking for a bat with a good name and a cool look. Full Review

5.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
3/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
3/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
3/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 26, 27-inch
Release Date: October 1, 2020
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USA
WTLUBS6B1120
09/15/19
Drop 11

2020 Louisville Slugger Solo USA Drop 11
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8.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: September 15, 2019
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USA
WTLUBS619B11
09/15/18
Drop 11

2019 Louisville Slugger Solo USA Drop 11
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The 2019 Louisivlle Slugger SOLO is a reprint of the 2018 version and there is nothing wrong with that. The bat is a single-piece aluminum stick with an extended composite end cap to help bring down the swing weight. Despite it's classification as a drop 11, the bat swings as heavy as many drop 10's and, if you remember, this 2nd year of the USA bat standard put bats all over the place.

The 2019 Louisivlle Slugger SOLO is a reprint of the 2018 version and there is nothing wrong with that. The bat is a single-piece aluminum stick with an extended composite end cap to help bring down the swing weight. Despite it's classification as a drop 11, the bat swings as heavy as many drop 10's and, if you remember, this 2nd year of the USA bat standard put bats all over the place. Full Review

8.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
4/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: September 15, 2018
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6. 2019 Speed
2 5/8
6.5/10
Easton
USSSA
JBB19SPD11
08/01/18
Drop 11

2019 Easton Speed USSSA Drop 11
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6.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
2/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
2/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
2/5 Resell
Sizing: 25, 26, 27-inch
Release Date: August 1, 2018
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2 5/8
Louisville Slugger
USA
WTLUBS618B11
10/01/17
Drop 11

2018 Louisville Slugger Solo USA Drop 11
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9.6
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 1, 2017
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