It is essential that you select a baseball bat that fits your unique body configuration and skill level, height, weight, and hitting strength. Your bat must also conform to the specifications as to what bats are approved by Little League for use in their various divisions.
Little League's Latest Bat Information Page
Bat Sizing is always a challenge as well as if your child is beginning with baseball. Go for a lighter bat to maintain bat speed, which is the top priority in hitting. If they cannot hold the bat for 20 seconds without the arm starting to shake, it's too heavy.
If choosing a helmet with a jaw guard, the jaw guard should come with the helmet, or be manufactured by the same manufacturer as the helmet. Helmets with 3rd party jaw guards installed will be removed from play by the umpire.
- Slide shorts with cup
- Water bottle