Last night, I was clocked throwing a plastic baseball 99 mph. That might not sound as impressive as Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman throwing a baseball 105 mph, but it was fast enough for me. OK, I was also clocked throwing 7 mph and 23 mph, so there were clearly a few bad readings on my new radar gun, including the 99 mph reading. Most of my pitches were … [Read more...] about How Fast Can You Throw A Plastic Baseball?
Just when we thought he was done, Ken Griffey, Jr. has decided to come back for at least one more season. While another season of Ken Griffey, Jr. may be great for Major League Baseball, it's not as good for plastic baseball. When we started using the Ken Griffey, Jr. black wiffleball bat, now known as the Louisville Slugger Replica Bat, home runs flew out of The … [Read more...] about Another Year of Griffey?
A few months ago, I wrote an article about the greatest Plastic Baseball bat that I've ever used -- the Ken Griffey, Jr. bat. And judging from the comments that I received, I'm not the only one who likes this bat. Shortly after the article was posted here, the bat sold out on Amazon.com. Well, I'm glad to report that it's back in stock. So now you can start crushing … [Read more...] about The Best Plastic Baseball Bat Is Back In Stock
On Monday, Seattle Mariners outfielder Ken Griffey, Jr. homered for the 8th time on opening day of his 21-year career, tying Frank Robinson's record for the most opening day home runs of all-time. We just wish this one wasn't against the Twins. When Major League Wiffleball players think of Ken Griffey, Jr., we immediately think of home runs. Not from the player though, but … [Read more...] about The Ken Griffey, Jr. Bat
Xtra Fielder LLC recently sent us their XtraFielder strike zone net to review. We have to say that we liked it overall, and would definitely find a place for one in Major League Wiffleball, although probably not exactly as the company intended. The Xtrafielder is a great idea if you'd like some extra help for the two fielders used under Major League Wiffleball rules (pitcher … [Read more...] about Need an extra fielder? Get an Xtrafielder!