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Rawlings Bats

Rawlings is an iconic baseball bag brand. From the age-old 5105 and VELO to the new Rawlings Quatro Pro it has broad appeal and great distribution. Our reviews on Rawlings Baseball and Fastpitch bats are below.

Bats denoted with an asterisks(*) are “Reviews in Progress.” See the definition of the ratings here. Click column headers to sort.

Score Year League Bat Drop Model Price MOI Relevant Sizes Demand Player Rating Tech Specs Performance Stiffness Durability Barrel Profile Resell Diameter Sizes Type Serial Release
2023 BBCOR 3 * Rawlings ICON Light+ 4 4 4 5 5 2 3 5 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC RBB313 11/18/22
2023 BBCOR 3 * Rawlings Proto - Aluminum Tech Mid+ 2 5/8 34, SPA BB3CP3
2023 Wood 7.5 Rawlings Youth Player Preferred Y62 Ash 50 Mid+ 4 4 4 3 4 3 2 2 3 2 1/2 28, 29, 30 Wood Y62AUS21 06/01/22
2023 Wood 3 Rawlings Big Stick Elite 100 Mid 5 5 4 2 4 4 2 2 2 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 Wood I13RBB 07/01/22
2023 USSSA 10 * Rawlings Icon 400 Light+ 5 4 4 5 5 3 4 5 4 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC RUT3I10 11/07/22
2023 USSSA 8 * Rawlings Icon 400 Light+ 4 4 4 5 5 3 4 5 4 2 3/4 29, 30, 31, 32, 31 TPC RUT3I8 11/07/22
2023 USSSA 5 * Rawlings Icon 400 Light+ 3 3 5 5 5 3 4 5 4 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 TPC RUT3I5 11/07/22
2023 USA 10 * Rawlings Icon 400 Light+ 4 4 4 5 5 3 4 5 4 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC RUS3I10 12/01/22
2023 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro IX Light+ 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC BB1DQ3 10/01/22
2022 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro Pro Light 4 4 4 4 5 2 3 5 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC BB2Q3 11/01/21
2022 USA 10 Rawlings VELO ACP 279.95 Light+ 4 3 3 4 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US1V10 12/12/21
2022 USSSA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 5 4 4 4 4 2 3 5 4 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC UT2Q10 11/01/21
2022 USSSA 8 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 5 4 2 3/4 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC UT2Q8 11/01/21
2022 USSSA 5 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 3 4 4 4 4 2 4 5 4 2 3/4 30, 31, 32 TPC UT2Q5 11/01/21
2022 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro Pro Max 450 Heavy 3 3 5 5 5 4 4 4 3 2 5/8 32, 33, 34 TPC BB2QM3 11/01/21
2021 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo 350 Light+ 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 3 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33 SPA BB1V3 10/01/20
2021 USA 12 Rawlings Threat 150 Light 4 3 3 3 3 2 3 4 2 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPC US1T12 10/01/20
2021 USSSA 12 Rawlings Threat 150 Light 4 3 3 3 3 2 3 4 2 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPC UT1T12 10/01/20
2021 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro Pro 450 Light 4 4 3 5 5 2 3 4 3 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC BBZQ3 10/01/20
2021 USA 12 Rawlings Raptor 25 Light 4 5 5 3 4 3 4 2 3 2 1/4 24, 25, 26 SPA RARAPTB2021 01/01/21
2021 USSSA 11 Rawlings 5150 50 Light+ 3 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 26, 27 SPA UT1511 10/01/20
2021 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 100 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 3/4 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA UT1510 10/01/20
2021 USA 11 Rawlings 5150 100 Mid 5 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US1511 10/01/20
2021 USA 10 Rawlings 5150 100 Mid 4 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US1510 10/01/20
2021 USA 5 Rawlings 5150 100 Mid 3 2 5 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA US1555 10/01/20
2021 BBCOR 3 Rawlings 5150 250 Mid+ 5 3 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB153 10/01/20
2021 USA 8 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Mid+ 3 3 3 5 5 1 2 5 3 2 5/8 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC US1Q8 10/01/20
2021 USA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Mid 5 5 2 5 4 2 2 5 5 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC US1Q10 10/01/20
2021 USA 12 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Mid 4 3 3 5 3 2 2 5 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC US1Q12 10/01/20
2021 Fastpitch 10 Rawlings Mantra 400 Light+ 5 4 5 5 5 2 2 4 3 2 1/4 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC FP1M10 10/01/20
2021 Fastpitch 9 Rawlings Mantra 400 Light+ 3 4 5 5 5 3 3 4 3 2 1/4 33, 34 TPC FP1M9 10/01/20
2021 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro Pro 450 Light 4 4 5 5 5 2 3 4 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC BB1Q3 10/01/20
2020 BBCOR 3 Rawlings 5150 250 Mid+ 5 3 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BBZ53 10/01/19
2020 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Impact 100 Light+ 4 1 3 2 4 4 5 3 1 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BBZI3 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 4 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC UTZQ10 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 12 Rawlings Quatro Pro 280 Light+ 3 4 2 3 4 2 2 4 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30 TPC UTZQ12 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 10 Rawlings VELO ACP 250 Light+ 4 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA UTZV10 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 8 Rawlings VELO ACP 250 Light+ 2 3 4 3 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 29, 30, 31 SPA UTZV8 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 5 Rawlings VELO ACP 250 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA UTZV5 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 12 Rawlings Threat 150 Light 5 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPC UTZT12 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 3/4 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA UTZ510 10/01/19
2020 USSSA 11 Rawlings Quato Pro 80 Light+ 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 4 3 2 5/8 25, 26, 27 TPC UTZQ11 10/01/19
2020 USA 12 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light 4 4 2 3 4 2 2 4 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC USZQ12 10/01/19
2020 Wood 3 Rawlings Rawlings Wood 150 5 3 4 2 4 4 1 2 2 2 5/8 , Wood Rawlings 10/01/19
2020 USA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 5 4 3 5 5 2 3 5 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC USZQ10 10/01/19
2020 USA 8 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 3 4 4 5 5 2 4 5 3 2 5/8 29, 30, 31 TPC USZQ8 10/01/19
2020 USA 10 Rawlings VELO ACP 250 Light+ 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA USZV10 10/01/19
2020 USA 5 Rawlings VELO ACP 250 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA USZV5 10/01/19
2020 USA 12 Rawlings Threat 150 Light 5 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPC USZT12 10/01/19
2020 USA 11 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 5 2 2 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US95112020 10/01/19
2020 USA 10 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US95102020 10/01/19
2020 USA 5 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 3 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA US9552020 10/01/19
2020 USA 9 Rawlings Impact 64 Mid 4 2 3 2 3 4 3 2 1 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA USZI9 10/01/19
2020 USA 10 Rawlings Raptor 50 Light+ 4 2 3 2 3 4 4 2 1 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA USZR10 10/01/19
2020 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo ACP 349 Light+ 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 2 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BBZV3
2019 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro Pro 450 Light 4 4 5 4 5 2 3 5 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC BB9Q3 10/01/18
2019 USA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Mid 4 3 4 5 5 2 2 5 5 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC US9Q12 10/01/18
2019 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo 350 Light+ 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 3 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB9V3 10/01/18
2019 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Threat 100 Light+ 5 3 3 4 4 4 3 2 2 5/8 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB9T3 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 10 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA UT9V10 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 8 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 2 3 4 3 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 29, 30, 31 SPA UT9V8 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 5 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA UT9V5 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 195 Mid 4 2 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA UT9510 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 4 4 4 5 5 2 2 5 5 2 3/4 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 TPC UT9Q10 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 10 Rawlings Threat 134 Light 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 2 2 3/4 26, 27, 28 SPA UT9T10 10/01/18
2019 USSSA 11 Rawlings Threat 80 Light 3 3 2 2 3 4 3 2 2 2 5/8 27, 28, 29 SPA UT9Q11 10/01/18
2019 USA 10 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 5 4 3 5 5 2 3 5 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC US9Q10 10/01/18
2019 USA 8 Rawlings Quatro Pro 350 Light+ 3 4 4 5 5 2 4 5 3 2 5/8 29, 30, 31 TPC US9Q8 10/01/18
2019 USA 10 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA US9V10 10/01/18
2019 USA 5 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA US9V5 10/01/18
2019 BBCOR 3 Rawlings 5150 200 Mid+ 5 3 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB953 10/01/18
2019 USA 11 Rawlings 5150 135 Mid 4 2 2 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US95112019 10/01/18
2019 USA 10 Rawlings 5150 135 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US95102019 10/01/18
2019 USA 5 Rawlings 5150 135 Mid+ 3 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA US9552019 10/01/18
2019 USA 8 Rawlings Raptor 62 Light+ 5 2 3 2 3 4 4 2 1 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA RAP2019USA8 10/01/18
2019 USA 11 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 US9V11 10/01/18
2019 USA 12 Rawlings Threat 150 Mid+ 4 4 4 3 2 3 4 2 2 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPC US9T12 10/01/18
2018 USA 10 Rawlings Quatro 350 Mid 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 5 4 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 TPC US8Q10 10/01/17
2018 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro 450 Light 3 5 4 5 5 1 2 5 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 TPC BB8Q3 10/01/17
2018 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo 300 Light+ 4 4 5 3 5 4 4 2 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 32, 33, 33, 34 SPA BB8V3 10/01/17
2018 BBCOR 3 Rawlings 5150 200 Mid+ 5 3 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB853 10/01/17
2018 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Prodigy 100 Heavy 4 1 3 3 4 4 4 3 1 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB8P3 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 10 Rawlings Quatro 300 Light+ 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 4 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC UT8Q34 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 12 Rawlings Velo Hybrid 250 Light 3 3 3 2 4 4 3 3 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA UT8V34 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 10 Rawlings Velo Hybrid 200 Light+ 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA UT10V34 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 5 Rawlings Velo Hybrid 200 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA UT8534 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 195 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA UT10534 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 10 Rawlings Prodigy 134 Light+ 2 2 4 2 4 4 4 2 1 2 3/4 26, 27, 28 SPA UT8P34 10/01/17
2018 USSSA 11 Rawlings Quatro JBB 80 Light+ 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 4 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30 TPC UT8Q11 10/01/17
2018 USA 10 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA US8V10 10/01/17
2018 USA 5 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA US855 10/01/17
2018 USA 11 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 4 2 2 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US8511 10/01/17
2018 USA 10 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA US8510 10/01/17
2018 USA 5 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 3 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA 515020185 10/01/17
2018 USA 8 Rawlings Raptor 62 Light+ 5 2 3 2 3 4 4 2 1 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA RAP2018USA8 10/01/17
2018 USA 10 Rawlings Raptor 50 Light+ 4 2 3 2 3 4 4 2 1 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA US8R10 10/01/17
2017 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Quatro 400 Light 3 4 3 5 5 2 3 4 3 2 5/8 32, 33, 34 TPC BB7Q4 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 10 Rawlings Quatro 300 Light+ 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 4 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 TPC SL7Q10 10/01/16
2017 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo 300 Light+ 5 3 3 4 5 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 31, 32, 32, 33, 33, 34 SPA BB7V 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 12 Rawlings Velo 250 Light 3 3 3 2 4 4 3 3 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA SL7V12 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 10 Rawlings Velo 284 Light+ 4 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA SL7V34 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 10 Rawlings Velo 284 Light+ 4 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA SL7V10 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 5 Rawlings Velo 200 Light+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA SL7V5 10/01/16
2017 BBCOR 3 Rawlings 5150 200 Mid+ 5 4 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BB75 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 195 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA SL7534 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 4 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA SL7510 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 5 Rawlings 5150 134 Mid 5 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA SL755 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 11 Rawlings 5150 78 Mid 3 2 2 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 25, 26, 27 SPA YBB7511 10/01/16
2017 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Prodigy 134 Mid+ 3 1 3 3 4 4 4 3 1 2 5/8 32, 33, 34 SPA BB7P 10/01/16
2017 USSSA 10 Rawlings Prodigy 134 Light+ 2 2 4 2 4 4 4 2 1 2 3/4 26, 27, 28 SPA SL7P34 10/01/16
2016 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Trio 350 Mid+ 3 1 3 4 4 3 4 3 2 2 5/8 32, 33, 34 Hyb. BBRT3 10/01/15
2016 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo 250 Mid+ 5 3 3 4 5 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 31, 32, 32, 33, 33, 34 SPA BBRV3 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 12 Rawlings Velo 200 Mid+ 3 3 3 2 4 4 4 3 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA SLVR12 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 10 Rawlings Velo 200 Mid+ 4 3 4 3 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA SLVR10 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 5 Rawlings Velo 200 Mid+ 3 3 2 4 3 4 5 3 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32 SPA SLVR5 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 11 Rawlings Velo 200 Light 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 3 2 1/4 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 SPA YBRV11 10/01/15
2016 BBCOR 3 Rawlings 5150 150 Mid+ 5 4 4 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BBR53 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 150 Mid 5 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 3/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA SL5R34 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 10 Rawlings 5150 150 Mid 4 2 3 2 4 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 27, 28, 29, 30 SPA SL5R10 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 5 Rawlings 5150 150 Mid 5 2 3 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA SL5R5 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 11 Rawlings 5150 150 Mid 3 2 2 2 3 4 5 2 3 2 5/8 25, 26, 27 SPA YBB511 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 13 Rawlings 5150 150 Mid 5 2 3 2 2 4 5 2 3 2 1/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA YB5R13 10/01/15
2016 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Prodigy 70 Mid+ 3 1 3 3 4 4 4 3 1 2 5/8 32, 33, 34 SPA BBRP 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 10 Rawlings Prodigy 70 Light+ 2 2 4 2 4 4 4 2 1 2 3/4 26, 27, 28 SPA SLRP34 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 12 Rawlings Prodigy 70 Light 4 2 3 2 3 4 4 3 1 2 1/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA YBRP14 10/01/15
2016 USSSA 11 Rawlings Raptor 40 Light+ 5 1 4 3 4 4 4 2 1 2 1/4 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 SPA YBRR11 10/01/15
2015 BBCOR 3 Rawlings Velo 250 Light+ 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 3 4 2 5/8 31, 32, 33, 34 SPA BBRVB 10/01/14
Overall Ratings

The overall rating uses seven different weighted metrics to determine our overall score. Half of total rating comes from the player and our exit speed tests (Player Rating: 25%, Performance: 25%).The other categories are Relevance (20%), Demand (10%), Durability (10%), Resell Score (5%), and Tech Specs (5%).

*: When a bat is denoted by a star (*) it is a preliminary rating. Expect it to be updated as we learn more about the bat and gather more data.

(PlaRa) Player Rating: We measure player rating from user reviews. Those users include our own hitters that we test at the lab as well as reviews we find online.

(ExVe) Performance: Performance measures the exit speeds and distances we capture in our hitting lab with HitTrax using these bats.

(Relv) Relevance: We measure the number of sizes and the MOI of the bat. Bats with a wider range of options get a better score.

(Dmnd) Demand: Demand is measured by consumer sentiment and the buzz around the bat.

(Drb) Durability: A bat’s durability is measured by user reviews as well as feedback from manufacturers.

(ReSl) Resell Score: Based on the price the bats go for used. Higher prices mean greater user demand which means, generally, a better bat. A resell value closer to its original price means a higher score.

(Tech) Tech Specs: We rate the bat on its technological advancements from previous years and compared to the industry at large. This is our chance to reward companies who are trying to innovate.
MOI
MOI or Mass Moment of Inertia is a measurement of bat swing weight. This quantifies how difficult it is to swing a bat. The industry often refers to this as things like End Load or Balanced but those words have been overused to the point of meaninglessness. We measure the actual swing weights of each bat we test using the industry-standard pendulum period, balance point, and scale weight. You can read more about that here.
Price
The price is the original MSRP price of the bat.
Type
The types of bats are single-piece alloy (SPA), two-piece composite (TPC), single-piece composite (SPC), hybrid (Hyb.), and wood (Wood). Hybrid bats are made of composite handles and alloy barrles.
Date
The estimated date the bat began distribution.

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