Easton-Bell's Baseball Unit Fetches $330M In Sale To Bauer

Law360, New York (February 13, 2014, 3:41 PM EST) -- Bauer Performance Sports Ltd. will buy Easton-Bell Sports Inc.'s baseball and softball business for $330 million, the companies said Thursday, in a deal involving two of the U.S.' largest sports equipment providers.

The all-cash deal, which has already been unanimously approved by both sides' boards of directors, is expected to close within the next two months. Easton-Bell is only selling its baseball and softball businesses, and will retain its hockey and cycling businesses.

Kevin Davis, president and CEO of Bauer, said Thursday that the combination of...
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