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Bruce Sarte
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  • Bally, PA
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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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Kyle Grucci and Bruce Sarte are now friends
Jun 26
Bruce Sarte commented on The CheckSwing Clubhouse's blog post Star Spangled Banner Bat (tm) Flag Pole GIVEAWAY!
"Here it is hanging proudly from my home!"
May 16
The CheckSwing Clubhouse liked Bruce Sarte's photo
May 8
Bruce Sarte posted a photo

BoyertownBMBLRays

Boyertown BMBL Rays in action - cheering on his teammate to drive him home!
May 8
Bruce Sarte joined Rich Dunno's group
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The Lower Half: Increasing Velocity & Decreasing Arm Stress

Discuss the actions of the high velocity pitcher according to the lower halfSee More
May 8
Bruce Sarte joined The CheckSwing Clubhouse's group
May 8
Bruce Sarte joined Marty Schupak's group
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Youth Sports Club

The Youth Sports Club is dedicated to making baseball practices more stimulating and fun while at the same time teaching the fundamental skills it takes to succeed at playing, coaching and instructing the great game of baseball. The Youth Sports Club teaches the "progressive method" of coaching which is to feed bit pieces of baseball instruction over the course of a season…See More
May 8
Bruce Sarte commented on The CheckSwing Clubhouse's blog post Star Spangled Banner Bat (tm) Flag Pole GIVEAWAY!
"Huzzah!I am very excited to be the winner!  This will fly loud and proud in front of my home!  I will be sure to share pictures once I have received it and mounted it appropriately!"
May 8
The CheckSwing Clubhouse left a comment for Bruce Sarte
"Congrats on winning the Star Spangled Banner Bat Flag Pole!"
May 8
Bruce Sarte commented on The CheckSwing Clubhouse's blog post Star Spangled Banner Bat (tm) Flag Pole GIVEAWAY!
"What a great looking flag pole -- the perfect way to show the world how proud you are to be an American, and enjoy America's pasttime!"
Mar 17
Bruce Sarte joined Thomas Bednark's group
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Barnstable Bat Company

We would like discussion from hitters on wooden bat quality, model choices, wood specie preference and bat performance. As we all know the wooden bat marketplace is flooded with many brands and quality ranges .What is the best bat wood for you?
Mar 17
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, 2017

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 1:29pm on May 8, 2018, The CheckSwing Clubhouse said…

Congrats on winning the Star Spangled Banner Bat Flag Pole!

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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