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Feb, 2018

New Little League Bat Standards

Little League International has adopted the USA Baseball bat standards that will be effective January 1, 2018 for Little League Baseball.

There are a few key points you should be aware of:

  1. All bats must be marked with the USA Baseball logo.
  2. Previously approved bats used in 2017 can no longer be used.
  3. Maximum barrel diameter cannot exceed 2 5/8".
  4. Does not apply to Softball bat standards.
  5. New standard does not affect Senior level play (15 & 16 year old).


To read more about it for all of the details, go to the Little League International website or their FAQ page.  You can also go to the USA Baseball site to see a comprehensive list of all approved bats.

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