They don’t make aluminum bats like they used to… 👀 pic.twitter.com/ix2eMBisB9
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) April 15, 2017
Broken bat singles are routine in MLB. Not so much in college baseball, where players use aluminum bats. Florida catcher J.J. Schwarz had his aluminum bat sawed in two, but it still dropped into the outfield for a base hit that scored two runs.