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Jeff Hall joins Louisville Slugger!

 

 

 

 

SLOWPITCH LEGEND JEFF HALL JOINS LOUISVILLE SLUGGER® 

TO PROMOTE NEW LINE OF SIGNATURE BATS

 

CHICAGO – (August 7, 2017) Louisville Slugger® Slowpitch Softball announced today a new partnership with softball legend Jeff Hall, who will represent the brand and serve as an ambassador for its new line of Jeff Hall Signature Bats. Hall is one of the most highly decorated Slowpitch softball players of all time. He holds six national batting titles, was the first player to hit over .800 in a season, and became the first player to win the Triple Crown.

“Jeff Hall ranks among the giants in softball history,” said Dennis Turner, Slowpitch Business Manager, Louisville Slugger. “His achievements on the field are truly astounding, and we’re thrilled to have Jeff join the Louisville Slugger team. He brings a wealth of softball hitting and bat knowledge that will be invaluable to our innovation programs.”

“Louisville Slugger is synonymous with our game,” said Hall. “It’s a highlight of my career to partner with such a storied brand that continues to be a leader in in our sport.  It’s been fulfilling to work with Dennis Turner and the Louisville Slugger R&D staff to develop the line of Jeff Hall Signature Bats. Big time players are going to love the performance of these bats.”

The new Jeff Hall Louisville Slugger Bats line will be available January 1, 2018, and will complement the brand’s high-end line of composite bats. MRP for the Jeff Hall Signature Bats will be $299.95.

 

JEFF HALL’S INDIVIDUAL SOFTBALL AWARDS, HONORS & HIGHLIGHTS

  • Six-time National Batting Champion, including 2012 ASA Men’s Master Over 40 Batting Champion
  • 38 All World Selections (13 of these were consecutive at USSAA “Major” World Series {1996-2009, which is a “USSSA Record”}  and numerous MVP honors
  • 2012 USSSA Hall of Fame, North Carolina
  • 2010-2011 Silver Slugger/Triple Crown Winner, Thailand ASIA
  • 2006 USSSA Hall of Fame, National
  • 2004 Triple Crown Winner (first player to achieve {122 HRs, .807 avg., 1.22HR frequency}) 
  • 2004 and 1996 Player of the Year
  • 1996 first player to hit over 800 in a season (.817) 
  • 1990 All Decade Team
  • All Century Honorable Mention

Media Contact   •   Rick Redman         •  rick.redman@HB1884.com         •  502.585.5226 or 502-741-3362

Media Contact   •   Sally George    •  sgeorge@doeanderson.com  • 502.589.1700 or 502.815.3304

About Louisville Slugger

Founded in 1884, Louisville Slugger is the Official Bat and Equipment Bag of Major League Baseball®. This iconic baseball brand is part of Chicago-based Wilson Sporting Goods Co., the largest baseball and softball equipment provider in the world today. In the sports of baseball and softball, Wilson manufactures high-performance gloves, bats, uniforms, apparel, protective gear, accessories and player-development equipment through its Wilson, DeMarini, Louisville Slugger, Evoshield and ATEC Sports brands. The company uses player insights to develop products that push equipment innovation into new territories and empower athletes at every level to perform at their best. Wilson is a subsidiary of Amer Sports Corporation.

 

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One response to “Jeff Hall joins Louisville Slugger!”

  1. Mance says:

    Congrats to Jeff Hall and Louisville Slugger. Was wondering if you will be making a Senior Bat?

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