LongBall Labs provides a performance boost for our MLB clients by following this simple formula.
What Clients Have to Say About LongBall Labs
"I was intrigued right away. I've always done the eye test and feel, and this went to the next level."
“I've taken a ton of swings with a ton of bats to narrow down my personal bat that suits me. Now I'm able to pick the very best bat out of the batch that's going to maximize my performance over the course of 162 games. I want to create an advantage by using the best tool tailored specifically for me.”
New York Mets
"Once the idea was introduced it made sense. It's attention to detail that got me to the big leagues, and how I've stayed here."
"What I really like about what they do is they are helping identify what bat is going to give you the highest potential exit velocity and nothing else."
"With LongBall Labs, I'm excited to know what I'm swinging this year down to the decimal point. No more guesswork. Just bats that will allow me to maximize my potential in the box."
“I tried LongBall Labs system this  offseason and was amazed at my exit velocity results. LongBall Labs predicted massive exit velocity differences between bats that looked identical to me. This season, all my bats will be going through LongBall Labs.”
"It’s exciting to know that I will be using the best wood available to me each and every day. "
“It just makes too much sense.”
All bats from the same shipment will perform the same.
Each bat in a shipment has its own performance characteristics. Which bat will give you the highest performance?
How it Works
1) Ship your bats to one of our three private labs for analysis.
Meet the Team
Co-Founder and CEO
Keenan earned a mechanical engineering degree from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2010 after leading the baseball team to three consecutive NCAA D-III Tournaments and receiving an NCAA All-American Honorable Mention. His professional career includes stops in the Golden League and the Frontier League. Long went on to pursue a career as a bat engineer for Easton where he authored a portfolio of patents on bat technology. His subsequent research with the Analytics Dept at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management uncovered the performance advantages that LongBall Labs provides its clients.
Co-Founder and Head of Data
Koby graduated from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2017 with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. He played catcher and infield for four years on the varsity baseball team, making an appearance in the NCAA D-III Regional Championship in 2016. His sports engineering experience includes lab testing at Columbia Sportswear and a role as a Biomechanical Engineer for Motus, using data to improve pitcher performance. Koby is an accomplished Sabermetrician whose research has calculated the exact dollar value of individual performance increases.
‘No two trees are alike’: Major leaguers find that their bats may have been holding them back ($ Paywall, The Athletic)
Another MLB client had career bests in Barrel Rate, Homeruns, and RBIs.