Dizzy Dean Bat Requirements

Dizzy Dean Baseball has adopted the new USA Baseball Bat Standard (USABat).

Effective January 1, 2018 the following BBCOR bat types must be YBBCOR Certified with the USABat licensing stamp to be used in league and tournament play:

  • 2 1/4 inch minus factor bats (-5, -7, -9, etc.)
  • 2 5/8 inch minus factor bats (-5, -7, -9, etc.)
  • 2 3/4 inch minus factor bats (-5, -7, -9, etc.)

The -3 or drop 3 BBCOR bat is excluded from this rule.

The following bat BBCOR bat types used in 2017 will be illegal to use in 2018 and onward:

  • 2 1/4 inch minus factor bats (-5, -7, -9, etc.)
  • 2 5/8 inch minus factor bats (-5, -7, -9, etc.)
  • 2 3/4 inch minus factor bats (-5, -7, -9, etc.)

Regulation bats will feature the following USABat licensing stamp below:

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Deena Cowart
Parks and Recreation Assistant Director

Physical Address:
327 Asbestos Rd.
Cleveland, GA 30528

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 495
Cleveland, GA 30528

Phone: 706-865-5275
Fax: 706-865-5844

Office Hours:
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