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Thread: Is the Miken Freak Black still a thing around here?

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    Default Is the Miken Freak Black still a thing around here?

    **BAT is Sold** Thank you DFP'ers for giving our MFB a new good home!

    I have a barely used 32/22 MFB gathering dust in the garage. Could make a nice xmas gift? If anyone is still looking for these.

    I'll add some pictures later.
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    Why is DD bunting, she has a freaking Milken black. You do not bunt if you have a Milken black.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Acroyear View Post
    I have a barely used 32/22 MFB gathering dust in the garage. Could make a nice xmas gift? If anyone is still looking for these.

    I'll add some pictures later.
    Where were you before black friday when i bought a cf9 to replace my dd Freak Black?

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    The interest in the MFB faded when Miken stopped making it, and availability dried up. They're still great bats if you can find them.
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    Miken Freak Black turned into the Worth 2Legit which turned into the Rawlings Quatro.

    Freak Black was a great bat and VERY light feeling
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    Quote Originally Posted by CoreSoftball20 View Post
    Miken Freak Black turned into the Worth 2Legit which turned into the Rawlings Quatro.

    Freak Black was a great bat and VERY light feeling
    The MFB and 2Legit were concurrent, I thought.
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    We were looking for one a while back...might still be...
    DD has a 2016 LXT she is looking to upgrade...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eric F View Post
    The MFB and 2Legit were concurrent, I thought.
    The Black came out first and Miken was done with fastpitch but continued to make it. Worth took it over and ran with it. So yes, they were both "out",
    but the Black wasn't really being advanced anymore.
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    I have a 34/24 MFB collecting dust in my sports closet in case anyone is interested.
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    And it swings very light and smooth
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