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What Does a MLB Scout Look For? (by Kevin Wilson)

Found this article by CheckSwing member, Kevin Wilson.  It's well written and informative.

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What Does a MLB Scout Look For?

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Added by Bill Stanton on June 10, 2017 at 7:52pm — 1 Comment

Something Worth Catching - Baseball Podcast to help youth coaches

Another episode of Something Worth Catching with former major leaguer Jack Perconte and 3 other youth sport coaching professionals. In this episode, Jack leads the discussion on the following. 

  1. What age can ballplayers start throwing a curve ball?
  2. The biggest in-game coaching mistakes inexperienced baseball and softball…
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Added by Jack Perconte on June 9, 2017 at 6:20pm — No Comments

Curveball: How UB's decision to cut baseball affected the final season – and everyone involved

Curveball: How UB's decision to cut baseball affected the final season – and everyone involved

On a dreary weekend in Kalamazoo, Mich., UB players came face to…
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Added by Bill Stanton on June 9, 2017 at 11:52am — No Comments

A new T-Ball Tip from Marty Schupak & www.tballamerica.com

 This quick tip is sponsored by Amazon Prime Video.

See all of Marty Schupak's baseball videos for FREE at Amazon Prime Video.

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Added by Marty Schupak on June 4, 2017 at 8:56pm — No Comments

These days in baseball, every batter is trying to find an angle

These days in baseball, every batter is trying to find an angle

With increasingly sophisticated data available, major league hitters are focusing on getting the ball in the air.

Interesting article: https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/sports/mlb-launch-angles-story/

Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner, put it another way:…

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Added by Grant Clifford on June 2, 2017 at 11:10am — 1 Comment

Basketball coach's message on social media behavior: 'Pause before you post'

Basketball coach's message on social media behavior: 'Pause before you post'

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During the social media presentation Scott Fitch has been asked to…

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Added by Bill Stanton on May 30, 2017 at 9:12pm — No Comments

Commentary: Parents aren’t baseball coaches – I am. And I don’t coddle

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Parents aren’t baseball coaches – I am. And I don’t coddle…

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Added by Will Laurence on May 30, 2017 at 8:51pm — 1 Comment

Theo Epstein Yale 2017 Class Day Speech

Theo Epstein, president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs, gave this speech Saturday on the occasion of Yale's Class Day.

Thank you... thank you. It appears we have some Cub fans here today. Alright, let’s get right to it then: how many of you are Cub fans? How many are Red Sox fans? how many are Yankee fans? I see. Yankee fans, the exits are located on either side toward the back... you can just head right out Phelps Gate!

President Salovey, Heads of…

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Added by Bill Stanton on May 26, 2017 at 9:47pm — No Comments

(VIDEO) How to Throw Smoke Using a Breathing Stick!

Hey guys...check out my latest blog post, check it out.

http://baseballthinktank.com/breathing-stick/

Trust what you FEEL!

-Lantz

Added by Lantz Wheeler on May 22, 2017 at 11:54am — No Comments

T-Ball America & Marty Schupak has posted a "Quick Tip."

Quick Tip #33

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Added by Marty Schupak on May 21, 2017 at 11:28am — No Comments

The New Tommy John Surgery That Could Change Baseball

The New Tommy John Surgery That Could Change Baseball…
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Added by Grant Clifford on May 19, 2017 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Marty Schupak & T-Ball America Has Posted A New Tip

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Added by Marty Schupak on May 16, 2017 at 2:13pm — No Comments

A new T-Ball Tip from Marty Schupak & www.tballamerica.com

This quick tip is sponsored by Amazon Prime Video.…

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Added by Marty Schupak on May 14, 2017 at 11:19am — No Comments

This quick tip is sponsored by Amazon Prime Video. See all of Marty Schupak's baseball videos for FREE at Amazon Prime Video. Keyword :Schupak Sports    ⚾    Hit It Across The Country The best dril…



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Added by Marty Schupak on May 11, 2017 at 11:08am — No Comments

Marty Schupak has posted a new Quick Tip about sliding.

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Added by Marty Schupak on May 9, 2017 at 2:34pm — No Comments

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