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21. 2022 Made
2 5/8
7.4/10
Dirty South
USA
BBMA
07/01/21
Drop 8

2022 Dirty South Made USA Drop 8
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7.4
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B+ MOI
STF- Stiff
1/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 31-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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22. 2022 Made
2 5/8
7.4/10
Dirty South
USA
BBMA
07/01/21
Drop 5

2022 Dirty South Made USA Drop 5
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7.4
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
H MOI
STF- Stiff
1/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 31-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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23. 2022 Made
2 5/8
6.8/10
Dirty South
USA
BBMA
07/01/21
Drop 12

2022 Dirty South Made USA Drop 12
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6.8
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L MOI
STF- Stiff
1/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 31-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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24. 2022 Made
2 5/8
6.8/10
Dirty South
USA
BBMA
07/01/21
Drop 11

2022 Dirty South Made USA Drop 11
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6.8
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF- Stiff
1/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 29-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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2 3/4
Victus
USSSA
VSBV2X10
10/27/21
Drop 10

2022 Victus Vandal 2.0 USSSA Drop 10
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9.4
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
L+ MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 3/4
Victus
USSSA
VSBV2X8
10/27/21
Drop 8

2022 Victus Vandal 2.0 USSSA Drop 8
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9
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
3/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 5/8
Victus
USSSA
VSBV2X5
10/27/21
Drop 5

2022 Victus Vandal 2.0 USSSA Drop 5
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8.9
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B+ MOI
STF Stiff
3/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: -inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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28. 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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29. 2022 F5
2 3/4
9.1/10
Marucci
USSSA
MSBF538
07/01/21
Drop 8

2022 Marucci F5 USSSA Drop 8
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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, 32-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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30. 2022 F5
2 5/8
9.1/10
Marucci
USSSA
MSBF535
07/01/21
Drop 5

2022 Marucci F5 USSSA Drop 5
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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, 32-inch
Release Date: July 1, 2021
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31. 2022 Voodoo
2 5/8
9.5/10
DeMarini
BBCOR
VBC-22
10/27/21
Drop 3

2022 DeMarini Voodoo BBCOR
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9.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
5/5 Resell
Sizing: 30, 31, 32, 33-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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32. 2022 Polar Power
2 5/8
7.5/10
Dove Tail Bats
USSSA
PLRPWR
10/08/21
Drop 10

2022 Dove Tail Bats Polar Power USSSA Drop 10
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7.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B+ MOI
STF- Stiff
4/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
5/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30-inch
Release Date: October 8, 2021
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33. 2022 Polar Power
2 5/8
7.5/10
Dove Tail Bats
USSSA
PLRPWR
10/08/21
Drop 8

2022 Dove Tail Bats Polar Power USSSA Drop 8
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7.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B+ MOI
STF Stiff
2/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
3/5 Ratings
5/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
2/5 Resell
Sizing: 29, 30, 31-inch
Release Date: October 8, 2021
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34. 2022 Polar Power
2 5/8
7.1/10
Dove Tail Bats
USSSA
PLRPWR
10/08/21
Drop 5

2022 Dove Tail Bats Polar Power USSSA Drop 5
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7.1
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B+ MOI
STF- Stiff
3/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
5/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
2/5 Resell
Sizing: 28, 29, 30-inch
Release Date: October 8, 2021
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35. 2022 The Tremor
2 5/8
7.4/10
Dove Tail Bats
BBCOR
Tremor
10/15/21
Drop 3

2022 Dove Tail Bats The Tremor BBCOR
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7.4
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
H MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
2/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 31, 32, 33, 33, 34-inch
Release Date: October 15, 2021
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2 3/4
Easton
USSSA
SL22AL8
10/07/21
Drop 8

2022 Easton Alpha ALX USSSA Drop 8
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8.2
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
3/5 Resell
Sizing: 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 7, 2021
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2 3/4
DeMarini
USSSA
WTDXZ8Z-22
10/27/21
Drop 8

2022 DeMarini Zoa USSSA Drop 8
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The 2022 DeMarini ZOA in USSSA Drop 8 is a two-piece composite bat with a big barrel and moderately loaded swing. Compared to other drop 8s, it is a bit stiffer in the connection joint which gives more feedback on the hands. The two-piece composite barrel sounds great and competes with the CF, its sister bat, for space. If you want a top of the line USSSA bat in a drop 8 that is not named the CF, then the ZOA could be your best bet. (That assumes, of course, that you want to pay $50 more dollars too).

The 2022 DeMarini ZOA in USSSA Drop 8 is a two-piece composite bat with a big barrel and moderately loaded swing. Compared to other drop 8s, it is a bit stiffer in the connection joint which gives more feedback on the hands. The two-piece composite barrel sounds great and competes with the CF, its sister bat, for space. If you want a top of the line USSSA bat in a drop 8 that is not named the CF, then the ZOA could be your best bet. (That assumes, of course, that you want to pay $50 more dollars too). Full Review

9.4
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF- Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
5/5 Resell
Sizing: 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 3/4
DeMarini
USSSA
WTDXC8Z-22
10/27/21
Drop 8

2022 DeMarini Zen USSSA Drop 8
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9.5
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
FLX+ Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
4/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
4/5 Durability
5/5 Resell
Sizing: 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 3/4
DeMarini
USSSA
WTDXGO8-22
10/27/21
Drop 8

2022 DeMarini The Goods One Piece USSSA Drop 8
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7.6
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
H MOI
STF Stiff
4/5 Relevance
3/5 Demand
4/5 Ratings
3/5 Tech
4/5 ExitVelo
5/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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2 3/4
Louisville Slugger
USSSA
WBL2529010
10/27/21
Drop 8

2022 Louisville Slugger Meta USSSA Drop 8
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The 2022 Louisville Slugger Meta in a drop 8 looks to be a fantastic choice for the player that has a high budget, wants the best Slugger can offer and needs a big barrel with a moderately light swing. The bat gets high praise from anyone who tries it. Although many prefer the CF or Marucci CAT Composite, the Slugger Meta USSSA is a reasonable choice for any considering a high end drop 8. It's a two piece composite with an absolutely massive barrel.

The 2022 Louisville Slugger Meta in a drop 8 looks to be a fantastic choice for the player that has a high budget, wants the best Slugger can offer and needs a big barrel with a moderately light swing. The bat gets high praise from anyone who tries it. Although many prefer the CF or Marucci CAT Composite, the Slugger Meta USSSA is a reasonable choice for any considering a high end drop 8. It's a two piece composite with an absolutely massive barrel. Full Review

8.9
OVERALL/10
Bat Digest Ratings
B MOI
STF- Stiff
4/5 Relevance
5/5 Demand
5/5 Ratings
5/5 Tech
5/5 ExitVelo
3/5 Durability
4/5 Resell
Sizing: 29, 30, 31, 32-inch
Release Date: October 27, 2021
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