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Tom Schwindy
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  • Northampton, PA
  • United States
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Tom Schwindy liked Bill Stanton's blog post Perfect Game- New Texas HQ- $800 million project
Apr 19
Bill Stanton liked Tom Schwindy's blog post Baseball Glove treatment for the off season
Oct 16, 2018
Tom Schwindy posted a blog post

Baseball Glove treatment for the off season

Hello to ALLFor most of you, it's time to store that glove until spring. But before you pack it away I have a few suggestions for you all.Before storing your glove, it's a good time to clean it up and go over the entire glove. Guys & Girls, I have done this time and time again and you will be shocked to find out water IS NOT the enemy of your leather glove, most of the time it's SOAP.Clean up your glove with a few micro fiber or cotton towels. Knock off all dirt and try to get off the in…See More
Oct 15, 2018
Tom Schwindy liked Marty Schupak's blog post Square Bunt vs. Pivot Bunt In Youth Baseball
Oct 14, 2018
Tom Schwindy liked Justin Perkins's blog post Mitt Relace / Recondition
Oct 14, 2018
Justin Perkins and Tom Schwindy are now friends
Oct 14, 2018
Tom Schwindy posted a status
"Now is a great time 2 condition your glove. Clean it up & then condition it! Any good conditioner I used Dr. Jackson's Hide Rejuvenator"
Oct 13, 2018
Tom Schwindy commented on Justin Perkins's blog post Mitt Relace / Recondition
"Nice work Justin; I am almost 50, I use to re-lace BB gloves had to quit because of being on SSDI. If you ever want to bat the BS about gloves and different things I'd love to talk to you. Might be able to offer you some things, tip and…"
Oct 13, 2018
Tom Schwindy liked Justin Perkins's blog post Mitt Relace / Recondition
Oct 13, 2018
Tom Schwindy liked Spencer Trayner's blog post Hitting approach
Oct 1, 2018
Tom Schwindy posted a status
"My MS has been not too kind 2 me lately. I have been away many days over. I wish everyone well and 4 ALL TO B Blessed"
Sep 29, 2018
HENRY WALTHAM left a comment for Tom Schwindy
"Southern Illinois Miners(more information) PRO BASEBALL TRYOUT(registration link) Sunday, October 7, 2018 9:00 AM check-in10:00 AM workouts $75.00 advance$100.00 walk-up St. Andrews University1700 Dogwood MileLaurinburg, NC 28352…"
Sep 29, 2018

Profile Information

Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Height:
6
Weight:
Uhhh the scale asked me to get OFF!
Position(s):
C, 1B, DH
Type of hitter... Power? Average? Slap? Pull?
Average, always tried to hit the ball throught the glove, Error or NOT, it would still be COOL to SEE. No for me it never happened
If you pitch, what type of pitcher are you... Power? Ground ball, Fly ball, Knuckleball?
Yes I am the BP pitcher. Pruod to say, I NEVER threw an OUT! The guys loved me!
I currently:
Coach Baseball, Enjoy watching games
Baseball Playing Experience:
Little League, Babe Ruth, Cal Ripken, High School, American Legion, 18+, 30+
Baseball Coaching Experience:
Teeball, Little League, Babe Ruth, Cal Ripken, 18+
Baseball Umpiring Experience
Little League
Softball Playing Experience:
None
Who is your favorite hitter and why?
I enjoyed watching Cal Ripken, as well as Tony Gwynn. love the way they handled the bat. As if the ball was in the way of a great swing and POP base hit!
Who is your favorite pitcher and why?
Any pitcher who can throw a fastball with late movement and then deliver a bugs bunny change up with accuracy. Hats off to that guy!
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.):
I love helping kids WHO WANT TO LEARN, when you help them and you see them "get it" No better reward then to watch them excel!
More About Me:
Been gone a long time, lost track actually, coaching lasted a year and I have only been working with friends children or grand children, when the opportunity comes about. Miss the game as well as the fun of it all.
Website:
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Baseball Glove treatment for the off season

Posted on October 15, 2018 at 2:09am 0 Comments

Hello to ALL

For most of you, it's time to store that glove until spring. But before you pack it away I have a few suggestions for you all.

  • Before storing your glove, it's a good time to clean it up and go over the entire glove. …

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New glove for the season NOW to break it in

Posted on February 11, 2013 at 9:36am 1 Comment

 Pitchers & Catchers are reporting TODAY and now you’re in the MOOD to go get that NEW glove! 



WANT FREE HELP WITH BREAKING IT IN?  FREE HELP, FREE MEANS NO COST TO YOU! Yep it’s 100% FREE, the help!

You’re only a “Send message” away. I will walk you through each and every step by email. In the past I have posted the step by steps needed. I have found it to be too long of a read for the other members who aren't interested.

BE SURE to send me a message through CS and…

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Video on How they make the MLB baseball

Posted on March 24, 2012 at 3:26pm 0 Comments

Hello CheckSwing:

Had a buddy send me this video on YouTube on how they make the baseball. I have been lucky enough to have seen this video through a guy from the Rawlings baseball sales dept. He sells them the WHITE LEATHER for the baseballs. That was a few years ago. Watch at the 4 min 45 sec mark into the video you'll see they have THREE lines of the pro line balls being made. From Left to Right

#1 is for commercial sales

#2 are the practice balls (they actually…

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