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Determine Your Bat Length

There are some standard rules of thumb in selecting the appropriate bat length. The charts below offer some guidelines based on age, weight and height:

Bat Length by Age
Age5-78-91011-1213-1415-1617+
Bat Length (in)24-2626-2828-2930-3131-3232-3334

Use the age guideline as a starting point, but height and weight are usually better ways to determine your ideal bat length:

Determine Your Bat Length by Weight and Height
 Your height (inches)
Your weight (pounds)36-4041-4445-4849-5253-5657-6061-6465-6869-7273+
Bat length
less than 6026"27"28"29"29"     
61-7027"27"28"29"30"30"    
71-80 28"28"29"30"30"31"   
81-90 28"29"29"30"30"31"32"  
91-100 28"29"30"30"31"31"32"  
101-110 29"29"30"30"31"31"32"  
111-120 29"29"30"30"31"31"32"  
121-130 29"29"30"30"31"32"33"33" 
131-140 29"30"30"31"31"32"33"33" 
141-150  30"30"31"31"32"33"33" 
151-160  30"31"31"32"32"33"33"33"
161-170   31"31"32"32"33"33"34"
171-180     32"33"33"34"34"
180+      33"33"34"34"