Louisville – October 2013 – Baseball Bat Factory Tour

While in Louisville we went on the Louisville Slugger baseball bat factory tour. The building that houses the factory, museum and store has a huge replica bat leaning against the building outside.

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Since the very early years major league players would have their signatures on their bats, as well as the ones sold to the public.

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A bat vault contains bats from many of the legends of baseball.

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Unfortunately photography was prohibited on the factory floor.  I did however come home with a nice new baseball bat.