What are the current rules and regulations regarding Youth Big Barrel baseball bats?
Youth Big Barrel Baseball Bats are also commonly referred to as "Senior League" baseball bats. These bats are used by players who play in youth leagues that allow bats with barrels larger than 2 1/4 inches in diameter. Youth big barrel baseball bats can have a barrel diameter of either 2 5/8 inches or 2 3/4 inches, and generally have a length to weight ratio between -5 and -10 - (but some -12 models are available).
Barrel Size / Materials
Certain leagues may restrict the use of bats with composite barrels or 2 3/4 inch barrel diameters. If you're not quite sure what's allowed in your league, check out our Youth Big Barrel Bat Buying Guide.
* Because bat rules can vary by region, it's always best to confirm what types of bats you are allowed to use by checking with a coach or regional league director. *