2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 Baseball Bat

One of the top-rated baseball bats is back for the 2018 season! Introducing the most complete bat in the game: the 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 Baseball Bat.

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The 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat is an excellent bat for all young adult players. This baseball bat offers a microfoam, 100% composite barrel which offers maximum pop while maintaining a light swing weight. The Louisville prime 918 also now utilizes an RTX end cap to create a longer barrel with further improved durability.

Louisville Slugger Prime 918 Contact and Power

The 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat is a two-piece composite bat that features a balanced swing weight. The feature for this bat is an excellent option for both contact and power hitters alike.

Louisville Slugger 918 Prime Technology

This three-piece, sleek design, 100% composite Microform barrel is created to offer maximum pop with lighter swing weight. Combine those features with the TRU3 technology, and you have got yourself a baseball bat that practically eliminates the sting in the hands for a remarkable feel on contact. The latest variation is called the RTX end cap. This end cap not only helps distribute the weight evenly for an extremely well-balanced bat but it also extends the barrel shape for a longer sweet spot. Add in the well known Lizard Skins bat grip that helps reduce negative feedback, and you’re guaranteed to make this model your first choice in gameplay.

The 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat Features

  • 2 5/8 Inch Barrel Diameter
  • -3 Length To Weight Ratio
  • BBCOR Certified For High School & Collegiate Approval
  • Colorway: Black / Red
  • Balanced Swing Weight Score (1.7)
  • Custom Lizard Skins Baseball Bat Grip Provides Premium Comfort
  • Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer’s Warranty
  • Three-Piece, Composite Baseball Bat
  • 100% Composite Microform Barrel Design Offers Maximum Pop With A Light Swing Weight
  • TRU3 Connection Helps Reduce Vibration & Provides An Unreal Feeling On Contact
  • New RTX End Cap Creates A Longer Barrel Shape With Improved Durability
  • Legal For Play In Intermediate (50-70) & Junior League Divisions Of Little League

The 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat Comparison

Whether to buy the 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat or the Marucci CAT 8 will stem more from your personal preference with regards to either composite (Louisville prime 918) or alloy (Marucci CAT 8) and whether or not you like to swing a two-piece bat (Louisville prime 918) or one-piece bat (Marucci CAT 8). Both are well balanced and would make great options as you embark on your baseball career.

The 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat: WTLBBP918B3 and the 2018 Louisville Slugger Select 718 BBCOR Baseball Bat: WTLBBS718B3 are held to the same performance standard, so neither has a higher performance advantage. The most significant difference will be that the Louisville prime 918 will offer you a multi-piece fully composite construction while the Select 718 is a hybrid bat with an alloy barrel and a composite handle. Furthermore, the Louisville prime 918 will offer a balanced swing weight while the Select 718 will be slightly end loaded.

Caring for your 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat

The 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat has a composite barrel and will require about 160-200 hits on it to allow for peak performance. We also recommend that you rotate the barrel about a quarter turns every 10-15 hits to balance better the barrel’s break-in process.

To get the most from your 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 BBCOR Baseball Bat we would recommend not using it as a team bat.

Louisville Slugger: The Most Trusted Name In The Game!

This 2018 Louisville Slugger Prime 918 Baseball Bat features a drop three length to weight ratio, a standard two 5/8-inch barrel diameter, and the BBCOR certified stamp for high school and collegiate approval. Make every swing count and order one of these Louisville Slugger BBCOR bats today with free shipping and a full one (1) year manufacturer’s warranty.

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