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A ball will come off of an aluminum bat at a higher speed than a wooden bat. MLB players are considered to be the "elite" in Baseball and do not need the added advantage.

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Q: Why do MLB players use wooden bats instead of metal bats?
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Why don't baseball players use wooden bats?

MLB players only use wooden bats. College level players use metal.


What type of baseball bat will hit the ball farther a metal bat or a wooden bat?

Aluminum bats are lighter and hit farther than wooden bats. Only wooden bats are allowed in major league baseball. Youth and college players can use metal bats.


Do pro baseball players only use wooden bats?

Most professional baseball players use wood bats because metal bats are very easy to hit a home run with and most pros love the challenge behind wood bats. MLB rules dictate that players use wooden bats.


What do they make metal bats on?

Metal bats are made out of aluminum. They replaced wooden bats because too many wooden bats broke. Now wooden bats have started replacing metal bats in high schools because metal bats can hit the ball harder than wooden bats and cause more injuries.


How many players of the MLB use wooden bats?

everyone of them do. metal bats are illegal in professional baseball. But you use them in college, high school and below.


Are college players allowed to use wooden bats?

No


Which bat hits the ball farther a wooden or metal?

Metal most definitely, hence why Metal bats are not used beyond the college level. MLB studs are far too powerful to use anything but Wooden bats.


Should metal bats be banned from College Baseball?

Yes it should be because soon after their college career, baseball players must face faster, better pitchers with weaker, wooden bats, causing bad starts to many rookie careers. With baseball bats that are wooden in college, scouts can help their team much more from more accurate results. No, because if college players used wooden bats there would be a lot more no hitters. That's why they have the Minor leauges


Why does the MLB use wooden bats instead of aluminum bats?

because people would die


Why do wooden bats not hit farther than metal bats?

wood bats are solid so they absorb the energy of the ball but metal bats compress and return the energy back to the ball.


Why does the mlb use wooden bats?

Players in Major League Baseball use wooden bats so the ball doesn't go as far when they hit it. If they used an aluminum bat, players could easily hit a home run.


Why does MLB use wooden bats?

Players in Major League Baseball use wooden bats so the ball doesn't go as far when they hit it. If they used an aluminum bat, players could easily hit a home run.

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