PRIME BIRCH M110 SPECS
The M110 is one of our top five most popular turning models at the Major League level and, developed in 1944, it is one of our oldest turning models still being used today and the features the lightest swing weight of Louisville Slugger's PRIME models. This model uses a denser starting billet to create a more consistently hard bat and a slightly thicker handle for a balanced feel, giving you maximum control when you bring the bat through the zone.
M110 in MLB: Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Jurickson Profar, Didi Gregorious, Curtis Granderson, Ben Revere
Birch is considered a relatively new species in the game, but is one of the fastest-growing among professional players. It features a surface hardness close to that of Maple bats, but an increased flexibility similar to that of an Ash bat.
Birch in MLB: Vlad Guerrero Jr., Trey Mancini, Adam Duvall, Daniel Murphy, Josh Harrison, Scott Schebler, Adam Engel
Easy-to-read medallions have been embedded in the knob, clearly show the identifying characteristics of your bat and replacing outdated etching that has been previously used. The medallion indicates the MLB Prime grade of wood, the species and the length, while the bat name is engraved in the surrounding area.
Louisville Slugger’s exclusive Seamless Decals are applied directly under the top coat, giving MLB Prime bats a pristine look. All MLB Prime models feature branding that blends into the bat almost as intricately as the grain of the wood itself – without added stress from pressure and heat. Thanks to this innovative technology, MLB Prime bats continue to shine after countless trips to the plate.
A condensed appearance adds the finishing touch to the 2021 MLB Prime lineup end brand, giving these bats an even cleaner, high-end look.
Our completely re-engineered Craftsman-Style Cup features a thicker width edge along the end of the barrel, lending added strength and durability to the end of the bat to help reduce chipping and cracking.
The 2021 MLB Prime lineup features our revolutionary EXOPRO finish that’s twice as hard as the previous EXOARMOR. This latest innovation in wood bat technology gives you a finish you can feel in an incredibly durable top coat that not only drastically increases surface hardness, but gives you a mirror-like finish in high-gloss models, elevating the color and grain definition of the bat. EXOPRO delivers what you’ve always wanted – a wood bat that feels as good as it looks.
MLB INK DOT
Louisville Slugger ink-dotted bats are the highest quality wood bats in the game. Every maple and birch PRIME bat that meet slope-of-grain carries the Ink Dot and are approved for play in Major League Baseball.