Do wood or aluminum bats work better?

Answer Multiple studies have shown that aluminum bats outperform wooden bats, allowing the ball to leave the bat an average of 8 miles per hour faster, allowing it to travel further. Aluminum bats are hol... Read More »

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Would a wood bat hit better than an aluminum bat?

On One Hand: Weight Advantages of WoodThe U.S. Department of Energy's "Ask a Scientist" website reports that wood bats are typically heavier than aluminum bats, making their potential for powerful ... Read More »

Are Composite Bats Better Than Aluminium Bats?

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What kind of wood is used to make wood bats?

Wooden bats have been typically made of strong, durable northern white ash grown in New York or Pennsylvania. Wood-drying technology now enables light-weight, sturdy bats to be made of rock or suga... Read More »

Who invented aluminum bats?

According to Power Metal Technologies, a company that works with metals used for sportings equipment, the aluminum baseball bat was first patented in 1924 by William Shroyer, but the bats were not ... Read More »