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Conversely, he found that while pups are generally attracted to the sonar "echolocation" calls used by adult bats for in-flight navigation, they cannot discriminate their mother's echolocation call from that of an unrelated adult.
The Baum Hitting Machine at the University of Massachusetts was the only machine licensed to certify metal or composite bats for collegiate play by the National College Athletic Association under controversial rules developed in 1999.
Toluca is thought to be the first youth league in the country to ban aluminum bats for safety reasons.