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Players' Weekend

 https://sambat.com/collections/custom-bats Now in it's second year in 2018, Players' Weekend allows the Pros to show their colors and use paint designs that are not normally allowed on the field.  Last year we chose to highlight and honor our player's home countries:     Our Sam Bat Team were thrilled when one of our bats used by Jose Altuve was featured in the New York Times!   This year, we have taken the country design a step further. Like most great design it was the result of a number of our staff putting their heads together. And like most things, some of...


Sam Bat Wishlist!

Introducing the SAM BAT Wishlist!Click the heart beside the product name to quickly add to your Wishlist!Share with friends or family, or remember products for next time!Only at www.sambat.com


Why Are Some Maple Baseball Bats More Expensive?

This is a question at SAM BAT we get every day and frankly it is a great question! Many people think these  maple bats must be ‘better’ or give you some advantage. When Sam created the first pro approved maple bat back in 1997, changing the bat industry, he did a lot of research on the properties of maple. Wood is a natural biomaterial. Mother Nature does not make two maple trees exactly the same. Even within each maple tree there is variation, they may be similar but not exactly the same. Every piece of wood is not the same...


Great message from a terrific customer...

Lee on our staff received this great message this morning. As he said "what a great start to the day". I passed it on to Barry Bonds..... Message:Back in 2002 I was 14 years old and my mom bought two bats from you. I remember it vividly, I searched the early internet for the exact bat Mr. Barry Bonds used. After much research I discovered your remarkable baseball bat. This was also back in the day when you had to hand fill out the order and call in.I just wanted to say thank you for providing such an awesome baseball...


Youth Models

Now that we understand what the new USA Bat Regulations mean…….. let’s take a look at the different models that may be best for the young superstar! DROP 5 SERIES The Drop 5 Series is the perfect option for those who want to start swinging wood. At a full drop 5 length to weight ratio, they are all easy swinging bats. If you need a larger barrel but are not quite ready for a full size adult bat, these are the models for you. A great transition bats from Little League. The Drop 5 series Sam Bats offer a larger...