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Louisville Slugger C243 MLB Prime Birch Bat - Dick's Sporting Goods

Louisville Slugger C243 MLB Prime Birch Bat

Item Number: 30504726
Price: $129.99
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Quickly becoming a top choice of lumber among professional hitters, the Louisville Slugger MLB® Prime Series Birch Wood Bat offers a flame-treated finish for increased hardness and strength. The Slugger MLB® Prime C243 Birch Wood Bat is made of close-grained birch timber, which combines the hardness of maple with the lighter weight feel of ash. The cupped end provides a lighter swing weight for enhanced speed through the zone.


  • Professional-grade Amish veneer birch construction
  • Birch wood combines the hardness of maple with the lighter weight feel of ash
  • Amish Vacuum Drying process and Finishing System (AFS) guarantees Slugger's® hardest wood
  • 360° wood compression is more advanced than bone rubbing so it won't miss a soft spot
  • Closed grain composition ensures excellent hardness and stiffness in the barrel
  • Flame-treated, clear coat finish for increased hardness
  • Cupped end provides a lighter swing weight for faster swing speeds
  • C243 model is slightly end-loaded for added power that advanced players demand
  • Marked with the MLB® Ink Dot for guaranteed quality and legal MLB® use
  • Thin 15/16" handle with a large barrel
  • Barrel and handle finish: wine red
  • Turning model: C243 swung by Buster Posey
  • Part of the Louisville Slugger® MLB® Prime Series
  • Proudly made in the USA
  • Model: WBVB14-43CWN
  • Louisville Slugger


  • Due to the nature of the sport, Louisville Slugger® does NOT warranty any of their wood bats

NOTICE: We recommend that you receive approval from your local league before removing the wrapper from your bat.

Country of Origin: United States

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Rated 1 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 1 out of 5 by Snapped it in half in batting practice I had two birch bats one I broke in my first at bat the other I snapped in half in 40 mph batting practice January 28, 2014
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