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Bruce Sarte
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JV Training and Practice

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Greene Jul 1, 2013. 3 Replies

Hey gang, I'm looking for some suggestions and/or programs on putting together a solid high school JV program.  We have a great varsity program, but it relies a lot on bringing kids in to just play…Continue

 

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Bruce Sarte's blog post was featured

How to Fix the MLB Playoffs - REPOST from 2015

*This article was originally published in September of 2015 on http://brucasarte.blogspot.com. ; Reposted here because the bulk of the article is still relevant today.Ah... October... the air is cool, pumpkins are a-plenty and the Major League Baseball postseason is in full swing!  Truly, nothing says October like playoff baseball!  But in recent years, Major League Baseball has made a number of changes to alter the structure of the postseason…See More
Sep 15

Profile Information

Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Height:
6'3"
Weight:
240
Position(s):
P, 1B, 3B, OF, DH
Type of hitter... Power? Average? Slap? Pull?
Gap/Power
If you pitch, what type of pitcher are you... Power? Ground ball, Fly ball, Knuckleball?
Control with movement.. hit the spots, throw strikes.
I currently:
Coach Baseball, Am a Pitching Instructor, Umpire Baseball
Baseball Playing Experience:
Little League, High School, College, Independent, 18+, 30+
Baseball Coaching Experience:
Teeball, Little League, Babe Ruth, High School, American Legion
Baseball Umpiring Experience
Babe Ruth
Softball Playing Experience:
None
Who is your favorite hitter and why?
Tony Gwynn -- Tony could hit anyone, anytime, anywhere. He had a perfect philosophy -- wait for your pitch and put it in play.
Who is your favorite pitcher and why?
Greg Maddux - Greg had the demeanor and ability to throw the pitch he wanted to throw when he wanted to throw it. Not overpowering, just good.
Additional Playing/Coaching Info (If applicable, include detailed info here such as - HS, College, Pro Leagues, Summer Leagues, Arm Speed, 60 Time, Catcher Pop Time, etc.):
Coached at various levels including two team appearances in American Legion tournaments. Have served as pitching coach, pitching instructor and head coach at different levels at different times.
More About Me:
I was an all-state pitcher in NJ in high school, drafted, went to college at West Virginia University. Played at Temple University after rehabbing an injury. Played semi-pro ball and spent two years as a NRI to Montreal Expos spring training camp in the 90's. Transitioned into coaching and instructing in later years.
Website:
http://www.bruceasarte.com

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How to Fix the MLB Playoffs - REPOST from 2015

Posted on September 3, 2017 at 9:55am 0 Comments

*This article was originally published in September of 2015 on http://brucasarte.blogspot.com. ; Reposted here because the bulk of the article is still relevant today.



Ah... October... the air is cool, pumpkins are a-plenty and the Major League Baseball postseason is in full swing!  Truly, nothing says October like playoff baseball!  But in recent years, Major League Baseball has made a number of…

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At 3:28pm on February 16, 2011, Bill Stanton said…
Bruce-  Thanks for joining us at CheckSwing! Have a great time making

new connections and talking baseball. Please invite any players and coaches that you know to join us as well. Enjoy!

 
 
 

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