A lighter, more flexible timber than maple bats, ash bats give a wider range of large barrel models and a larger, more forgiving sweet spot that results in less breakage. Ash is the timber of choice for many MLB sluggers.
Discover the performance technology that goes into our ash wood bats.
Cut from the best-quality ash on the market and forged to have no soft spots, the MLB Prime is the exact same bat the pros use. A lighter, more flexible timber than maple bats, ash bats give a wider range of large barrel models and a larger, more forgiving sweet spot that results in less breakage.
For the first time ever, Louisville Slugger is offering the signature bats of the MLB's biggest stars to nonprofessional players. Each bat is the exact same wood, finish and turning model used by the pros, all the way down to the signature – all built with our groundbreaking MLB Prime process.
Want to know why Slugger is the No. 1 bat in Major League Baseball? Take a swing with one of our Pro Stock or Pro Stock Lite bats, built to replicate the bats swung by all of your favorite players.
Louisville Slugger's adult wood bats are pulled from their original production line for some minor flaw that will not affect the bat's performance. These small production errors mean deep savings on superior bats ideal for practice, batting cages or even games.
Priced for every budget and built from dependable ash wood, the MLB225YB is lightweight and flexible. Its flexibility allows for a larger and more forgiving sweet spot.