“The Closer” 271 Wood Bat


"The Closer" 271 Wood Bat $139.00$149.00

Do you have any of these problems?

  • Struggling to get on base
  • Bat is too heavy, popping up a lot.
  • Difficulty hitting to pull side to middle of field.
  • Models in stores are too light and bad wood quality.
Bat Description

Are you struggling to hit to the pull side or middle of the field? Maybe specific pitches are tough to hit or you feel it’s difficult to get on base when you’d like to? If this sounds familiar, there’s a good chance your bat is too heavy. The 271 “Closer” is the answer to that problem.

The 271 “The Closer” has a flared knob, thin handle, smooth transition and medium size barrel. It’s a bat that’s designed to improve your on-base percentage. The Closer gives you the accuracy you need to place the ball where you want. It’s great for Contact and Gap hitters.

Bat Specs
  • Available in ash, maple or birch hardwoods
  • Barrel measures slightly under 2 1/2 inches in diameter.
  • Handle is under 1 inch and has a flared knob.
  • Perfect for players transitioning for metal bats to wood bats.
  • Produces minimum air drag and offers good control over the hitting zone.
  • Baseball greats like Ken Griffey Jr. and Alex Rodriguez used this model.
  • Can hit homeruns with the 271 wood bat model.
Delivery & Returns


Transition to Wood Bats

The 271 was the model for the original aluminum bats made by Easton sports. The 271 wood bat model is available in sizes 32 inches to 34 1/2 inches in length. The barrel size measures just under 2 1/2 inches in diameter.

Balanced Weight Distribution

The 271 has a thin handle that measures under 1 inch and has a flared knob. Baseball hitters that select this model, will be able to manage the hitting zone with better ease than the bigger barrel models.

Homeruns Approved Model

Famous professional players like Ken Griffey Jr. and Alex Rodriguez used the 271 wood bat model, exclusively, throughout their careers and proved that homeruns can be hit with the 271 wood bat model. When you select a model, its important to know your swing type and the cause and effect of changing models. The 271 is one of Basic 3 models recommended by us to be used at the start of your wood bat careers.

Additional information

Weight3 lbs
Dimensions36 × 3 × 3 in