The foam bat and ball features everyone's favorite Thomas the Tank Engine train and his Sodor friends such as Percy, James is a perfect starter gift set to get your child playing this fun outdoor sport. The 21-inch bat handle is made of durable plastic with a high density foam material covering for safety. The ball (3" diameter) is made of foam too. Help your child play like the Pros with the Thomas train Bat and Ball. This is a great way to spend time with your children and teach them how to hit the ball, catch the ball, and get ready for T-ball or softball. The handles have sculpted grips for a good hold. The ball looks like the ones the pros play with. Recommended for ages 3 and up.