So you have a toddler that’s been throwing the ball around or swinging the wiffle bat in the yard. Maybe your boy is just learning how to walk and you want to teach him how to catch a baseball (Hint: start with a rolled up sock). You’re looking into baseball for the first time, and … Continue reading What Age Should My Child Start Playing Baseball?
It seems like most people should know the answer to this, but a walk around any baseball complex will leave you doubting that anyone does. It’s pretty simple, fun is the most important aspect in youth baseball. The child should be enjoying the game that he plays. Notice the words game and plays. Both things … Continue reading Youth Baseball’s Most Important Aspect
Youth baseball is as American as apple pie. Baseball complexes and fields cover our landscape from the massive, brightly lit complexes with manicured grass and fancy scoreboards to the hidden, weed-infested and forgotten diamonds of our parents’ past. Every generation and all aspects of society can talk baseball. Days chasing a tee-ball to the fence racing … Continue reading Reasons Baseball is Great: The Unwritten Rules