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RECALL: 13,000 Louisville Slugger OneX Fast pitch softball bats

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The Consumer Products Safety Commission announced on Thursday, a recall of about 13,000 Louisville Slugger OneX Fast pitch softball bats.

The CPSC says approximately 170 bat handle separations have been reported to the company.

The composite bat has a white and gray shell with blue and yellow lettering. "Louisville Slugger oneX" appears twice on the barrel, in yellow in one place and in blue lettering on the other side.  The "X" is yellow in both places.

Consumers should immediately stop using the bat and contact Hillerich & Bradsby for a free replacement bat and the choice of an additional free item.

The bats were sold nationwide at sporting goods, other retail stores and distributed to college amateur competitive softball teams from approximately May 2012 through February 2013 for about $350.

Contact info: (800) 282-2287 from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.slugger.com and click on Recall for more information.

Link to CPSC recall notice:

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Louisville-Slugger-OneX-Fastpitch-Softball-Bats/?id=

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