From billet to bat, the timber Louisville Slugger carefully selects for Prime bats is the utmost in quality. We grade for excellence every step along the way, choosing only billets with the best features required to craft a log into a flawless bat. Players who swing Prime know their bat has been cared for from the beginning, ultimately giving Big Leaguers and amateurs alike the confidence they desire when they step to the plate.
Preferred by more than 70 percent of Major League players, these bats are known for their surface hardness, unmatched sound and solid feel upon contact. The closed grain structure of the Maple wood lends itself to a more durable surface strength and stiffer feel.
MLB INK DOT
The Ink Dot is the stamp of the highest quality wood bat. Only ink-dotted bats that meet slope-of-grain are approved for play in Major League Baseball. Every Maple and Birch Louisville Slugger PRIME bat carries this stamp of approval.
M110 TURNING MODEL
The M110 is one of our top five most popular turning models at the Major League level and, developed in 1944, it is one of our oldest turning models still being used today and the features the lightest swing weight of Louisville Slugger's PRIME models. This model uses a denser starting billet to create a more consistently hard bat and a slightly thicker handle for a balanced feel, giving you maximum control when you bring the bat through the zone.
EXO ARMOR FINISH
All PRIME bats now feature EXO ARMOR, a revolutionary finish that doubles surface hardness. Engineered for maximum hardness, you will immediately notice a superior feel and unmatched sound upon contact.
- NEW EXOARMOR finish - 2x harder
- MLB Maple
- MLB Ink Dot
- Bone Rubbed
- Large Barrel / Standard Handle
- Swing Weight - Most Balanced
- Turning model: CG3-M110