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Video Proves that the Weight on the end or barrel of the bat slows down the swing

A Theory Strikes Out: Weighted Bats Don’t Quicken the Swing

 

Scientists who have studied the ritual say it can actually slow down a batter’s swing

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Scientific Studies

Here are some Scientific Studies on how the weight on the end or barrel of the bat slows down the swing