We hit the drawing board and looked at processes both old and new to build the next generation of wood bats. Cut from only the highest-quality veneer-grade wood on the market and forged to be the hardest bat available, the MLB Prime is the exact same bat the pros use. It’s also the hardest Louisville Slugger bat ever.

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MLB Prime Maple

MLB Prime Ash

MLB Prime Birch

Pro Grade

Before getting to the Big Leagues, some of the best players in the minor league and beyond swing Louisville Slugger’s Pro Grade bats. Take a swing with one to find out why.

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M9 Maple

Pro Stock

Pro Stock Lite

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Built from performance-grade wood, Louisville Slugger’s Hard Maple and Ash bats are designed for amateur play and are great for the cages, straight through to the batter’s box.

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Hard Maple

125 Ash

180 Ash