DeMarini is a highly respected name in all sorts of sports equipment and when it comes to bats that is no different. They know what they are doing and put out some of the best in the business. Not only do they make great baseball bats but they also make great fastpitch and slowpitch softball bats as well. Their top of the line CFB BBCOR in a -3 size is widely thought of as being as nice of a bat as your money can buy. They have many great lines of bats like their In Sane series and the Uprising or Vexxum as well. DeMarini was founded in 1989 with the goals of making the worlds most high tech softball bats. They were doing so well with that and there was a big push in the industry so they started out putting out baseball bats as well. It has been with great success and if you buy a DeMarini bat you will quickly realize why.