The Easton Alpha 360™ -8 is a one-piece power balanced aluminum bat that delivers solid feel with the thinnest walls in the game. Advanced Thermal Alloy Construction is reinforced with Carbon-Core™ technology and 360 Engineering for 360° of barrel tuned precision. Speed Cap™ provides a more flexible, responsive barrel with natural sound on impact. Pro Balanced swing weight provides optimized barrel length and balance point with more mass in the barrel for added power. Custom Lizards Skins™ grip, providing players with best-in-class feel, cushion and tack. It is approved for play in USSSA and associations that follow the 1.15BPF standard.