Dec 06, 2016 | jrolph | 2112 views
2017 BAT RULE - REVISED AS OF NOV 18, 2016
RULE CHANGE BY BASEBALL CANADA AND BASEBALL ONTARIO - NOV 18, 2016
Please note the following change when buying a new bat for the upcoming season........
BAT RULES (P2-5)
a) The legal diameter for bats shall be 2 3/4" or 2-5/8" for the 2017 season
b) Subject to the following, in addition to wooden bats, metal bats shall be allowed in Rep play. For all Minor Peewee and Peewee play, metal bats with a length to weight difference of -10 or less are permitted. For all levels of play Minor Bantam and above, only wood bats, bamboo bats and wood composite bats will be allowed. Wood composite bats include wood bats with fibreglass sheathing and wood barrelled bats with composite handles. Wood composite bats do not include any bat that has any metallic component.