About 3 inches at the barrel.
a big barrel baseball bat is a bat that is at least 2 5/8th inches in diameter, these bats can only be used in jr. high or higher levels of baseball
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The best big barrel bat is -8 if you mean the type of bat then velocity but -8 31 inch 23oz
The maximum barrel diameter of a bat in the Major Leagues is 2 3/4 inches.
Diameter of the ball is 9.5 inches
usually there should be a legnth on the barrel or the bottom of the bat
A softball bat has a fatter barrel tot he bat, as well as a larger length-weight differential. Also, the length of the barrel is longer on a softball bat, as it starts lower on the bat. No they cannot be used in different leagues since softball bats have the larger length-weight differential (maximum in Major League Baseball is -3) and the barrel is too large (standard barrel is 2 3/4 ")AnswerBaseball bat barrels are usually fatter in diameter, heavier and have adifferent COR value (this determines the speed the ball rebounds off the bat) the balls rebound is slower for a softball bat.
The thick part is typically referred to as the barrel of the bat.
CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL DIVISIONThe bat may not exceed 33"in length, and the bat barrel may not exceed 2 ¼" in diameter. Only 2 ¼" barrel non-wood bats marked BPF 1.15 will be allowed. Wood 2 ¼" barrel bats are allowed.
A double barreled bat is the same as a double walled bat. The barrel (the part where the ball hits the bat) contains a smaller barrel inside it's hollow compartment. This gives it more umph when the ball hits the bat because of the 'trampoline effect'.
The difference is a baseball bat has a bigger barrel and its weight is different. The softball bat has a smaller barrel and can be lighter than a baseball bat with the same length. Baseball bats are also usually wooden while softball uses aluminum.