It’s no secret that athletes are superstitious. Baseball players, however, might be the worst, or at least, have the most colorful rituals.
When our company first proposed making pink bats for MLB players to use on Mother’s Day, we didn’t know how it would go over. Would any ballplayers really be “man enough” to step up to the plate sporting a pink Louisville Slugger bat? Derek Jeter was one of the first to say, “yes.”
As America's pastime, baseball has always had a longstanding relationship with our nation’s Commander in Chief. In honor of Presidents' Day, read more about our special connection to the office of the President of the United States.