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WORTH WICKED REVIEW

» garyheifner: When we were in Vegas, this Tanner-Tri guy attacked 4 of us with a ...
      »Fabe: Alan has done some strange deals with many of us Island boys! Aloha, ...
      »bogie: OOHHHH Gary, when are you going to be at woodlawn again..hope to ...
      »G MAN: Gary, I rarely write on this site but after I read your post I had to ...
      »ballplyer19: garyheifner I will buy them from you if you are getting rid of ...
      »raiderman66: Guys you may want to re-read his post and see the humor and sarcasm, ...
      »garyheifner: Thank you-raiderman66 Gentlemen-reread and then call up one of ...
      »garyheifner: Hi bogie Don't know when I will get back to the Woodlawn Hitting ...
      »VMartinelli60: I could tell the sarcasm right away, but the truth is? It was a ...
      »MurrayW: Dr. Gary, you misspelled Alan. :) My attempt at sarcastic humor.
      »marcster13: I enjoyed the post Gary!
      »DaveDowell: I thought it was hilarious ... A classic "Gary being Gary" post ...
      »Tri18: Can’t you guys be nice even on Thanksgiving? 😂😉 It ...
      »cheezhed1: You need to have a somewhat warped sense of humor to appreciate ...
      »cheezhed1: Just a clarification...the last sentence in my post is "sarcastic ...
      »Fabe: I also concur about how Alan lives, plays softball n takes care of ...
      »Mikelmart: I just bought the Wicked after reading some reviews and watching a ...
      »fennellwg: Dave (senior softball bat reviews) measured the end weight for a 27oz ...
17 Dec. 17, 2017 1850

Dudley bat question

» garyheifner: Is there any difference between the 2016 and 2017 Dudley Lightning ...
      »k man: Gary, I don't know about the construction. I have one of each (27 oz ...
      »garyheifner: Thanks
      »DocJoel48: Better grip and knob on the 2017! Performance is similar. The 1.0 ...
3 Dec. 17, 2017 806

2018 Dudley Lightning

» L.Martin: I haven't heard much feed back on the new 2018 Dudley's ( White ), I ...
      »Tri18: L. I did have some limited time with the new Dudley a few weeks ...
      »West Coast Mayhem #00: I have had the chance to swing both the 13" end-load & balance. Both ...
      »SKings24: I swung the Balanced and 13' End Load as well in Arizona and I have ...
      »Tri18: Kevin and SK, Curious if the bats you swung were brand new with no ...
      »SKings24: These were Demos that had a number of swings on them. I am not a ...
      »DocJoel48: Dudley should be out in early January. They are already taking ...
6 Dec. 17, 2017 1019

Worth Wicked

» cheezhed1: Now that the dust has settled and the "Worth Wicked" has been in the ...
      »bkb555: it is a good senior bat...for me, it did not match my Adidas Melee ...
      »sbswat24: https://seniorsoftball.com/?messageboard&viewby_thread=144068&message_ ...
      »sbswat24: a lot of reviews on this bat here
      »Hondaf2003: Today I unwrapped my new Worth Wicked 27 oz and proceeded to take 90 ...
      »Chadhall: I loved this bat. Currently my favorite senior bat so far. Gonna be a ...
      »Bobby Buggs: Good bat but its NOT an Adidas like some people are saying. When I ...
      »DOERBAUM: GOD BAT, BUT NOT QUITE AT THE TOP. STILL THINK DUDLEY, LAST YEARS ...
      »DOERBAUM: GOOD BAT.....DUH!!!!
8 Dec. 14, 2017 1052

diference between melee 2 bats

» lumped: Can anybody tell me the difference between the melee 2 end loaded bat ...
      »Rick35: NOTHING! Only differences is the barrel length...13" & 12" ...
      »CallaVett: The shorter barrel changes the swing weight making the bat feel ...
      »fennellwg: I agree with callavett. All things being equal; reducing barrel ...
      »Trotter25: Guys, That is correct - the Melee 12" Legends of the Game bat does ...
      »fennellwg: Thanks Lee I appreciate the response. No doubt, all of the Melee ...
      »Bobby Buggs: Lee, I was a huge fan of the green 13, went to the same weight in the ...
      »Bruster55: I have had the honor to use the new Melee Reload 27.5 oz bat and I am ...
      »bkb555: I have the reloaded 26.5 and it smokes the ball.....however it is ...
8 Dec. 13, 2017 1462

New Miken Senior line for 2018

» Tri18: Hello Everyone, I had the opportunity to be at the Softball Magazine ...
0 Dec. 5, 2017 477

Hottest single piece alloy bats?

» nemiliani: Hello everyone, I play softball in Colombia, South America. ...
      »BruceinGa: I was going to suggest Ritch's Superior but I see you know about ...
1 Nov. 14, 2017 386

worth wicked

» big cat7: Just got the new worth bat yesterday had a doubleheader last night ...
      »Tri18: Big Cat The reports at the field match exactly what you say. The bat ...
      »ju25: How much ?
      »crusher: Big Cat, if you hit 2 off your hands it is ‘The Man’ swinging the bat ...
      »BudLeftField: Just found out that this bat is made in China.Not made in the USA as ...
      »soe02: anyone have a pic of this bat?? or where I can find one
      »titanhd: GOOGLE!
      »Jon44: I got mine at the Huntsman tourney in Saint George. They were selling ...
      »DieselDan: One might figure that any bat that's "hot out of the wrapper " wasn't ...
      »bkb555: I have hit this bat right out of the wrapper...I wouldn't go so far ...
9 Nov. 1, 2017 2025

what's hotter than a 34/28 demarini juice?

» axse excentrico: Hi all! I'm alessandro, from Italy. I'm 47 and I'm getting little ...
      »axse excentrico: we use 47/375 wilson a9011 balls
      »JohnJohn: FOR SURE BIG CAT
      »MPT23: I have a 28 oz. Juice that is webbed up proper and the performance is ...
      »lb16: Basically any current senior bat with the exception of a combat. ...
      »Fabe: I disagree with the Combat conclusion! I swing the OG models n they ...
      »lb16: I doubt the person asking the question has access to any of the OG ...
      »ju25: I own a well broken in Juice and it is a great performing bat, but it ...
7 Oct. 29, 2017 1248

NEW ! Worth Wicked Senior bat

» Tri18: Guys and Girls, A big announcement today that you can all take note ...
      »Hail Ragna!: I had heard recently that you were gong to be Miken's new front man ...
      »John27: What is your opinion of "durable"?
      »Tri18: Hail : Not sure where you heard that. I do work closely with ...
      »Tri18: Oops! Sorry, one clarification. The 30 ounce model is not available ...
      »TopTwoBats: Tri18 - For argument's sake, if the top 3 bats in terms of sweet ...
      »Tri18: Those are the top 3 bats right now. Each of them have an argument in ...
      »AJC: Alan, I'm in on the new Worth. Let us know when they come ...
      »Tri18: TONY, The Worth Legit was a balanced bat and did not have an end ...
      »Benji4: Alan I am hearing from two reliable sources that a certain Hall of ...
      »Tri18: Benji, You tell Ronnie 😏That we will compare notes in Vegas. ...
      »AJC: Benji4, i caught part of a Sommerville game at Golden Eagle on Friday ...
      »HJ: Any chance Miken/Worth will make any 25 oz bats? Some of our older ...
      »Tri18: HJ, Mikens Patriot with the 12" barrel will come in a 25 ounce ...
      »CT Baller: Good Morning. Alan just watched your video and was wondering what ...
      »Tri18: CT When I do testing I use a combination of Worth, Trump, Tattoo and ...
      »Tri18: Latest news is the first batch has shipped and will arrive here to me ...
      »Lefty: My Senior Wicked arrived yesterday. Put 35 swings with it. It has a ...
      »Mr Wolf: Lefty, What? After 35 swings, you rate the Worth Wicked XL good.
      »Lefty: I have around 200 swings on 2 28oz Wicked senior bats. It hits great ...
      »SOFTBALLNUTZ: I DON'T GET IT!!! I have watched your video's on several differen ...
      »crusher: Lefty, thanks for the report. Looking at online videos looked like ...
      »Lefty: Crusher took the Big Cat,Maxload and the 2 Worth Wicked witch had ...
      »ju25: I thought these were supposed to be made in the USA(a selling point ...
      »garyheifner: Put 45 swings on my new Wicked today in 3 groupings of 15. I am a ...
      »big cat7: I have had the wicked for one week now and used it in four league ...
      »garyheifner: Since I posted above, I will update. My Wicked now has 230 hits on ...
      »Gorilla Boy: I believe the bat has 3 gears. When you hit the 3rd gear, you will ...
      »DCPete: How does this bat compare to the original Ultra 2 red Maxload?
      »Tri18: DC Very similar in swing weight but the Wicked has a bigger sweet ...
      »bkb555: these guys do good bat ...
      »big cat7: Wasnt bragging about homers or hitting fences just saying i took the ...
      »Lefty: Update on the 2 28oz Wicked bats. Using 375 44 core ball's . Starting ...
      »SALSAKID49: Alan, Thanks for getting the bat to me... Before buying one, I did ...
      »1997MVP: From what I was told the new Worth Wicked is the same shell/bat as ...
      »Tri18: MVP, Who told you that? AT18
      »ballplyer19: Maybe the Ultra II not sure about the Adidas. Adidas came from the ...
      »Big pond: Got mine in Tuesday before Vegas took 50 swings before going brought ...
      »BudLeftField: Just got Worth Wicked bat. Supposed to have been made in the USA. Tag ...
38 Oct. 29, 2017 6973

Is BPF rating stamped on all Senior composite bats approved by SSUSA?

» Turbobob: In my effort to easily identify a full composite bat without having a ...
      »fennellwg: No. As I understand it, any bat submitted by the manufacturer for ...
1 Oct. 20, 2017 411

Ways to easily identify a full composite bat?

» Turbobob: I'm in a local 60 plus league that allows composite handle bats for ...
      »Tri18: Go to your local Office Depot and buy two different colors of round ...
      »SOFTBALLNUTZ: Will somebody please explain what difference the Handle of the ba ...
      »fennellwg: @ softballnutz. I doubt the handle material impacts bat performance ...
3 Oct. 10, 2017 812

Las Vegas 2017 Men's Master SSUSA!

» Gorilla Boy: Just a quick note that I will be present at Las Vegas for the SSUSA ...
      »Tri18: Big Mike! Looking forward to seeing you in Vegas. I will be there ...
      »Tri18: Hello guys, As Mike said he will be set up at Big League Friday and ...
      »bond_171513: Just for this weekend or all sessions?
      »Tri18: No , Mike is there now and I will be there Saturday. We will be set ...
      »Tri18: Come on over to Big League Fields as I will be set up today and just ...
      »SilverGhost: Is Team 1 Sports playing in this tournament? i did not see name or ...
      »Tri18: Most of the Team 1 guys are reforming under Kelleher Law Firm. I will ...
      »titanhd: I found that they swing light. I have a stickered 27oz but weighed on ...
      »AJC: Alan, what are the new Worth bats going for ? Are u taking credit ...
      »SilverGhost: I already have the Worth Wicked and have tested it as you would say, ...
      »Tri18: Yes I am taking credit cards out here at the fields. Miken/Worth is ...
11 Sept. 27, 2017 1923

rolling

» youngen: Hey all, new to senior softball (4rs). ?? Why is rolling a bat ...
      »swing for the fences : Anything different then the intent that the bat was made for, is ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Youngen • Rolling a bat is considered altering that bat ... Here is ...
      »youngen: Ok second question. If the end cap pops off my bat can I just glue ...
      »SSUSA Staff: YES, if that's all you do ... Minor repair differs from altering ...
      »xGAMERx: I disagree...I put a cap back on a Miken and sent it back. They ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Interesting disagreement ... We stand by our assertion that simply ...
      »softball4b: IMO - Apples and Oranges - The difference is in the interpretation of ...
      »softball4b: IMO Opinion rolling is always altering the bat. The breakdown of the ...
      »Dbax: Mike, were you able to hit the tree?
      »softball4b: It was the light pole in Phoenix that caused the most problems. Bent ...
      »garyheifner: I sincerely believe rolling is far more than just break in. I was ...
      »garyheifner: I forgot to a mention a positive to rolled bats. It your team is ...
      »fennellwg: I think as we get older and slower, The more a senior bat resembles ...
      »L.Martin: We are already able to swing in legalized shaved bat, why would you ...
14 Sept. 23, 2017 2244

Miken PT vs Dudley

» BubbleHead96: Moving into the Senior division Whats everyones take on these?
      »STL0: They are both great bats. It really depends on personal preference ...
      »sbswat24: I bought the Miken PT Macenko (Orange One) broke in 60-70 swings, I ...
      »BubbleHead96: I play mostly Utrip, do they test at worlds like they do in Utrip?
      »STL0: Bubblehead - I haven't seen a senior tournament that has ever tested ...
      »Fabe: No testing at SSUSA events! Aloha, Fabe
      »Lee Lee: strange question to ask?
      »B94: Not so strange for someone just coming to senior ball coming from ...
      »xGAMERx: Dudley will last longer but PT warms up quicker
8 Sept. 19, 2017 1493

shaved bats

» wolfman: PEOPLE GET A GRIP your 70 years old you have put on 30 to40 lbs of ...
      »kingofpain22: sounds like you are "sour grapes"..wawa..
      »wolfman: kingofpain sorry if I hit a nerve///
      »softball4b: We all have an opinion, but only some are willing to express it out ...
      »wolfman: softball4b I agree with your entire statement enough said did not ...
      »Sparky.1: Excellent analogies on both ends gentlemen....... Sparky1 "the ...
      »Lecak: A couple observations. I can't speak to shaved bats or PED's. I can ...
      »FOFO: That settles it. I'm getting off "THE JUICE" and signing up with Joe ...
      »Lecak: Bert I'm only getting a trainer license not a license to practice ...
      »softball4b: BC Do not confuse a Pity Walk with the Walk of Shame. ;-)
      »garyheifner: Once again, my long time opinion. Caught with shaved bat-LIFETIME ...
      »pizzaboy: If you guys don't think SHAVED bats are becoming commonplace in ...
      »wolfman: THANK YOU pizzaboy
      »pizzaboy: In the words of my youngest son "Dad if you ain't cheaten you ain't ...
      »cronin51: I'm hoping those that are shaving bats are capable of being able to ...
      »pizzaboy: I can't believe not many on here want to discuss altered bats!!!I ...
      »grayhitter59: Pizzaboy, I know there are a lot of shaved bats out there even in ...
      »AJC: Pizzaboy, no disrespect at all intended as im sure your son said that ...
      »Bballer3: I believe they can stop it if they really wanted to. One. Compression ...
      »pizzaboy: AJC unfortunately he was not kidding when he made that ...
      »titanhd: Bballer.Any well broken in bat will fail the compression test.This ...
      »garyheifner: Talking about bats failing compression tests. The big time USSSA ...
      »JDub: STOOOPID BATS ARE HERE TO STAY. DEAL WITH IT ! ! ! I May Be Deaf ...
      »pizzaboy: Jdub you are absolutely correct and it's ashame that this is ...
      »HAT MAN: Blaming anyone else but the culprit is ridiculous. If USSSA, ASA and ...
      »DOLFAN: When will it stop??? When will the little dirty birds stop shaving ...
      »Jon44: I have not run into Senior players who shave their bats knowingly, ...
      »wolfman: Jon44 I don't think any player is going to walk up to and say try my ...
      »Jon44: That's actually my point. No one would admit they are shaving their ...
      »DOERBAUM: GO BACK TO ALUMINUM AND BLUE DOTS.... YEA I KNOW IM DREAMING...LOL! ...
      »Fabe: Mahalo for mentioning me Dolfan! Funny shaved bats was unknown to us ...
      »pizzaboy: I blame our problem on the young guys, especially our sons!!!!It's ...
      »TAT22: Remember guys, per the rule 3.4(5) Bat Inspection. B. If a player is ...
      »STL0: Pizzaboy: What exactly do you tell your son about him using his ...
      »ETDave: I know that no one wants to hear this, but going to the 52/300 ball ...
      »pizzaboy: 22 when did you ever see a bat taken after a pitcher was blown up in ...
      »STL0: Pizzaboy: I have kids close that age and I tell them what I think ...
      »JamesLG: A few years back I think there were far more guys swinging shave ...
      »cyborg45: James, so what were your findings?
      »pizzaboy: STLO your right my kids are very good human beings with surprisingly ...
      »JDub: Have I Mentioned, "I May Be Deaf & Blind, But I Ain't Deaf & Blind." ...
      »Fabe: Let me ask again...anyone know of a pitcher or any other position ...
      »STL0: Fabe: I have not heard of anyone killed by a batted ball in senior ...
      »Fabe: Yes...now playing for Hawaii Five-O... 55 Majors! Mahalo for the ...
      »HJ: I note a mention above to a senior league going to the 52/300 ball. I ...
      »crusher: HJ, my opinion, you do not need a new bat. My day league went to that ...
      »STL0: Fabe: I played for 50 Cal in 2014 and still remember that extra ...
      »1bounce: So Fabe your wondering if anyone has been killed. I was in vegas for ...
      »Fabe: I remember that game! I played left field...had a great time! Sad to ...
      »1bounce: Fabe....unless your from Ohio you wouldnt have been playing that ...
      »Fabe: Sorry for da confusion...I wuz refering to STL0 asking about our ...
      »xGAMERx: I was thinking along the same lines and saw a similar solution to my ...
51 Sept. 19, 2017 5115

Carrying bat

» J R: Where can I find the rule covering carrying bat to 1st base
      »DaveDowell: J R ... Best places to search would be the Rule Books of other ...
      »J R: Thanks Dave .I will print this and show hard headed umpire.Was in our ...
      »marcster13: In my opinion anyone who carries the bat to first base or any other ...
      »B.J.: I think it's a non issue I haven't seen it happen in years and then ...
      »r4pitch: I agree with marcster13 If you carry a bat to 1st base you should be ...
      »DaveDowell: Agreed, B.J. ... About the only other rare circumstance I've seen in ...
      »Omar Khayyam: I agree with Dave. I have also seen a guy trot down to first on an ...
      »r4pitch: That is not what was asked... Hemust have reached 1st base safely ...
      »DaveDowell: And it seemed like such a simple question! ... "Where can I find the ...
      »Duke: Dave, I can think of one more situation regarding carrying your bat. ...
      »Chief144: While playing in St George a couple of years ago one of our players ...
      »r4pitch: j.r. asked ? then got the answer..jr then came back with i will show ...
      »2bornot2b: Strange but true. A slow-running singles-only batter hit a ground ...
13 Sept. 18, 2017 1112

Jose Moreno's Bat challenge

» Pitcherwpop: One of the nicest guys in SSUSA, not to mention one of the ...
      »stick8: What was the reason this team called out the bat?
      »SSUSA Staff: The end cap had been "off the bat" and was put back in place with the ...
      »Bballer3: With all the crap about about altered bats in our game today - Yes ...
      »stick8: When I've umpired conference usssa all players bats are compression ...
      »pizzaboy: What's so hard to believe about an old guy wanting to add 25-30 feet ...
      »OZ40: Until the bat companies uniformly come out with a process to ...
6 Aug. 21, 2017 1768

Bat Not Altered

» Terry H: A bat that was confiscated from Jose Moreno at the Western National ...
0 Aug. 14, 2017 1419

Outcome of GSC

» surf88: As some of you may be aware, I was one of the investors who was ...
      »Mango: Ed, I'm sorry that you and many others lost money to Steve Mckinlay ...
      »Fabe: This is truly a negative choice that effected many others! I was ...
      »taits: And many of you thought I was wrong is questioning them... Ed, you ...
      »Clean Up: Now would you please tell us where this supposed factory was locate ...
      »TOMAR77: As far as I am concerned they both got off lightly. We have become a ...
      »Adiktiv6: Find Peace and Forgiveness?? Screw that...remember, they were living ...
      »BruceinGa: Paco, Tomar77 said "God Bless the Victims may you find Peace and ...
      »Adiktiv6: Yeah, I got that Bruce...When I said "they don't deserve any peace or ...
      »stick8: I signed on to be a GSC rep before all this happened. I was to get ...
      »SOFTBALLNUTZ: My team took BP with that bat... Nobody was very impressed with it. ...
      »Omar Khayyam: My team was also allowed to hit with that bat at Reno one year. I ...
      »surf88: This is the last statement I intend to make on this topic. Thanks to ...
12 Aug. 14, 2017 2685
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