IMPORTANT: New Little League bat regulations will change effective January 1st, 2018. Please click the link below before you select your bat for the upcoming season. All bats used in Commerce Little League must meet Little League specifications and standards as noted on the LittleLeague.Org website. If you purchase a bat, it should have the following USA Baseball Seal. NOTE: CLLB is allowing wood bats as well. Tee Ball bats can be certified via the USA Baseball Sticker Program. Information about this program can also be found on the following link.
Intermediate (50/70) Baseball Division
In addition to using bats approved for Little League play based on the USABat Standard, players in these two divisions can also choose to use bats that have been approved and appropriately certified using the BBCOR standard. All bats not made of a single piece of wood shall meet the Batted Ball Coefficient of Restitution (BBCOR) performance standard, and such bats shall be so labeled with a silkscreen or other permanent certification mark. The certification mark shall be rectangular, a minimum of a half-inch on each side and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color. Aluminum/alloy and composite bats shall be marked as to their material makeup being aluminum/alloy or composite. This marking shall be silkscreen or other permanent certification mark, a minimum of one-half-inch on each side, and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color.
The most important thing when it comes to buying a glove is buying the right size. Many parents purchase glove that are too large for their players, making it difficult for the player to field and catch the ball cleanly. The chart below shows an estimate of the size range of the glove for a specific player.