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Plain City Company Makes Bats For World's Best Players

If you drive from Marysville to Dublin on U.S. Route 33, you'll see lots of buildings, including a catering business and a Harley Davidson dealership. One business you may have missed along the way is the Phoenix Bat Company. They make wooden baseball bats for everyone from beer league softball players, vintage baseball players and the world's best hitters.

WOSU's Steve Brown stopped by for a tour. Click the play button below to hear more. Click on the picture above to see a slideshow of pictures from inside the factory.

Click on the video below to see how the raw piece of wood called a billet becomes a baseball bat in two minutes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oH0LG007BZM