USA Baseball informed youth organizations, including Babe Ruth League, Inc., that effective immediately and until further notice, the bat identified as the Easton Ghost X YBB18GX10 30/20 2 5/8" (or the "Easton Ghost X 30/20 5/8" at retail) has been decertified by USA Baseball and is no longer an approved bat under the USABat Standard.
Easton Ghost X 30/20
YBB18GX10 30/20 (D: 2 5/8), LL18GHX 30/20 (D: 2 5/8)
All other certified lengths and drops of the Easton Ghost X USABat remain approved for play.
For any family or league that is impacted by USA Baseball's decertification of the Easton Ghost X 30/20 5/8, we strongly urge you to read Easton's release, which includes information about how to return your bat to receive a $500 voucher for Easton.com.
Again, we sincerely apologize for any inconvenience and thank you all for your attention to this matter.
Steven M. Tellefsen
President/CEO, Babe Ruth League, Inc.