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Easton Ghost X 30/20 5/8 and 2018 DeMarini CF Zen CBZ 2 ¾” -10 Decertified for Use by USA Baseball

By SVLL, 05/04/18, 10:45AM PDT


The Easton Ghost X 30/20 YBB18GX10 and LL18GHX 30/20 2 5/8” has been decertified by USA Baseball and is no longer an approved bat under the USABat Standard. This applies to the 30” (-10) length of the Ghost X YBB18GX10 and LL18GHX. All other certified lengths and drops of the Easton Ghost X USABat remain approved for play. A full list of approved bats can be found at

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If you purchased one of these bats, you can return it to Easton.  They will provide you a mailing label that you can use to return your bat. Upon receiving your bat, they will send you a $500 electronic voucher that you may use on  You may use this voucher to purchase another bat, or any other Easton products available at, with free shipping.  To return your bat and receive your voucher, please call Easton at 1-844-531-7079, or email them at

More information from Easton can be found here:


USSSA has completed a round of BPF testing at the USSSA approved lab. The 2018 DeMarini CF Zen CBZ 2 ¾” -10 model bat, 28”, 29” and 30” will be disallowed for play immediately. The 28” bat at has been placed on the USSSA Disallowed List. While the 29” and 30” bats have been provisionally placed to the USSSA Disallowed List, subject to further consideration. Based on this testing, the entire 2018 DeMarini CF Zen CBZ 2 ¾” -10 model bat is currently disallowed for USSSA Play.