Welcome to the Where It All Began Bat Company, located in the heart of the "Home of Baseball" in Cooperstown, New York. We are located just a few doors down from the National Baseball Hall of Fame. For over 20 years we have been providing Popular Baseball Brands and personalizing them with free engraving. We are pleased by your visit to our site, and hope that you are able to stop in to our retail store.

To obtain additional information, please contact us!

By standard mail:
Where It All Began Bat Company
87 Main Street
Cooperstown, New York 13326

By phone: 607.547.7101 between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. EST

By email:wiabbatco@yahoo.com

During the summer we serve as the premier stop for laser engraving your home run balls. We offer engraving on a baseball for $15.00 per side following the templates that we have in stock. We have been chosen for over 4000 baseball engravings in 2019.

Take a moment to look through our product offerings. If you don't see it on the site, we may be able to create it for you.

Engraving Information:

We will be happy to personalize any wood bat - and some of the racks, too - available in our store; however we are not licensed to reproduce/personalize any Major League Baseball player name and/or Major League Baseball team name or logo.

Shipping Information:

Shipping orders will be processed within 48 business hours of our receipt and will be shipped to you via UPS. If there is a reason that we will not be able to meet this commitment, we will contact you. For information regarding the status of your order, please contact us at 607.547.7101 or at wiabbatco@yahoo.com.

Refunds and Returns:

Products ordered online may be returned for a refund (less shipping costs, if applicable) for any reason within ten (10) days of delivery, with the exception of personalized product and wood bats intended for on-field use in play. If you wish to return product, all original packaging material(s) must be preserved and returned with the product.

Personalized product may be returned for a replacement only in the case of an error in production by the Where It All Began Bat Company. The Where It All Began Bat Company is not responsible for customer errors such as misspellings, incorrect choice of bat type or any other error associated with customer selection.

The Where It All Began Bat Company is not responsible for bats damaged or broken though neglect, misuse or in the course of practice or play. Due to the nature of wood, all wood bats used in practice or play will break eventually.

Product Damaged During Shipment

If a product has been damaged during shipping, please preserve all packaging material(s) and contact us immediately at 607.547.7101.

Sales Tax:

Sales Tax will be applicable for deliveries forwarded to an address located within New York State. Sales Tax will not be applicable to orders shipped outside New York State.

We are not at liberty to engrave trademarked items including Major League Baseball Team logos and/or Major League Player's Names or Nicknames.

We will work with you to ensure the accuracy of your engraving via your confirmation once we have received your order.

All custom engraving orders will be quoted based upon the base bat selection and the detail of the engraving. Delivery and shipping charges of custom projects will be based upon the quantity of bats you are ordering and the detail of the finished product. Please allow yourself and our production staff enough time to present you with a quality finished product.

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