Softball bats are designed to hit softballs. Hitting a baseball with a softball bat may damage the bat. Either hit a softball or get a baseball bat if you do not want to risk damaging your bat.
Baseball bats may vary in price on what size it is or where you get it and it's weight
yes you may use a wooden bat in high school baseball in fact that is the only bat they you can use in baseball. cork bate are illegal in baseball .
Someone can purchase a baseball bat display at any sporting goods store. Dicks is a good place to look for a baseball bat display. Also, retail stores like Walmart and Target have sporting goods departments that may sell baseball bat displays.
The value of a Collegian Pepper Martin Model baseball bat averages between $50 and $90. If the bat is in excellent condition (unused), it may be worth somewhat more.
There are no restrictions to the weight of a bat used by a major league batter. However, the bat may be no longer than 42 inches.
in the season of 2009, the longest game has been May 3rd and lasted 5 hours and 2 minutes.
8 hours and 6 minutes. May 9 1984
Yes, you can bring a bat to an airport. When you get there the security may stop you and ask you about it, but if you have a legitimate answer they will allow it. You can not bring the bat on the plane though, you must have the TSA put it under the plane for you when you go through security. You may bring it but it may not be accessible by anyone on the plane. Source: Former Delta Employee
A Ozzie Smith signed baseball bat is worth about $125.-$175. The most preferred bat for the signature is a bat closest to the size, and model the player used. The better the quality of the bat the higher collectors value it will have. Value is based on average prices of recently closed auctions. Prices may vary based on condition, and the type of authenticity that accompanies the signature
Yes, if you're actually swinging the bat as though you're swinging at a pitch. The longest baseball bats are 34" long. The bat will extend approximately 30 inches beyond your hand (because an inch or so sticks out the bottom and your hand covers about 4 inches). Your reach can extend only as far as your left arm extends AFTER CROSSING OVER YOUR CHEST or your right arm extends AFTER CROSSING OVER YOUR CHEST. That being said, if you are no longer holding the bat with BOTH HANDS, then(depending on how long your arms are) you may run out of room if you're swinging the bat around one-handed. An 8-foot wide space is 96" across.
A Joe DiMaggio signed baseball bat is worth about $1,000.-$1,500. Value might vary based on the type of bat signed. A baseball bat authenticated by the Upper Deck Co. with hologram could sell as high as $3,000.Value is based on average prices of recently closed auctions. Prices may vary based on condition, and the type of authenticity that accompanies the signature. Signatures that have not been properly authenticated could sell at half the market value or less. Add for inscriptions. In a recent auction (May 2008) a Joe DiMaggio signed 1941 baseball bat sold for $1,314.50 In a January 2007 auction a Joe DiMaggio signed baseball bat inscribed "Yankee Clipper" sold at the same price of $1,314.50