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T-Ball Tip! Leave The Cell Phones In The Car!

 Quick Tip From T-Ball America

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 17, 2019 at 7:26am — No Comments

When to Coach to Get Results

Baseball coaching tips of the day

Make warm-up time the most important time of practice, so emphasize it through your attention to detail and with the most “praise” and “critiques” of correct fundamentals at this time.

At almost every practice I watch involving baseball teams, I notice players warm up with little or no coaching…

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Added by Jack Perconte on February 15, 2019 at 10:33am — 1 Comment

Does what you see really reflect what happens?

Can you trust what you see?

It’s human nature that when you see someone throwing strikes with acceptable velocity or someone pitching for a high-profile Team, you trust what you see, memorize his movements and, to reproduce his results, attempt to copy his movements.

You naturally think your eyes are capturing truthful images, but what you…

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Added by L.A. "Skip" Fast on February 13, 2019 at 10:03am — No Comments

T-Ball Batting Order Tip!

 

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 12, 2019 at 6:34pm — No Comments

T-Ball Quick Tip

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 11, 2019 at 5:00pm — No Comments

T-Ball Gloves-Buyer Beware!

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 10, 2019 at 10:30am — No Comments

A T-Ball Tip That Is A Sure Thing

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 9, 2019 at 5:38pm — No Comments

A Pro Pitching Institute Blog – Shoulder Your Command.

Not only is your weight distribution controllable, but by staying in balance, you keep your throwing arm free to instantly respond to your lower body activity.

How your body works.

  • When your body is in balance, your shoulders are level.
  • Level shoulders allow your throwing arm to complete your delivery.
  • Therefore, when…
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Added by L.A. "Skip" Fast on February 9, 2019 at 11:03am — No Comments

T-Ball Coaches Should Use household Items As Props!

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

and Marty Schupak's book T-Ball Skills &…

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 8, 2019 at 6:28pm — No Comments

Suck It Up and Do your Job

Baseball coaching tips of the day.

Sometimes you just have to swallow your pride and "Just do it."
 
One of the most difficult tasks is working with the player with the “un-coachable" attitude. They…
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Added by Jack Perconte on February 8, 2019 at 3:00am — No Comments

T-Ball And The Progression Method

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

and Marty Schupak's latest book T-Ball Skills & Drills…

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 7, 2019 at 4:56pm — No Comments

The Best Parent Engagement

Never be false, only genuine but look for opportunities to:
 
* Give parents credit for standout child behavior. Just as athletes like to hear praise,…
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Added by Jack Perconte on February 7, 2019 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Post it - Kids Learn It

Baseball coaching tips of the day.
If you want to remember something, it certainly helps to write it down. The same goes for teaching players. If you want them to learn show it to them in writing or video to reinforce the spoken word. Players do not learn with words alone.…
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Added by Jack Perconte on February 6, 2019 at 3:00pm — No Comments

T-Ball Drill By Marty Schupak

Quick Tip From T-Ball America

and Marty Schupak's latest book T-Ball Skills &…

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 5, 2019 at 7:05pm — No Comments

What Sets You Apart

Baseball coaching tips of the day

Two more suggestions that set you apart:
 
* Address players by name and come up…
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Added by Jack Perconte on February 5, 2019 at 3:00pm — No Comments

T-Ball Parents Meeting! A Must!

  The "Parents Meeting" is just as important in T-Ball as it is with older teams. The meeting should be held about 2-3 weeks before your first practice. Have a print out spelling out the goals of the team. Mention your practice philosophy and how often and how long you will hold them. Always ask for a volunteer for a team parent…
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Added by Marty Schupak on February 4, 2019 at 7:30pm — No Comments

How to Be Different and Better

Baseball coaching tips of the day

2 Pledges all sports coaches should make:
 
* Vow to follow the “genius" inside of you. Ge inspired by reading, listening or watching things from or about fascinating people. It may be just a song or movie about…
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Added by Jack Perconte on February 4, 2019 at 3:00pm — No Comments

T-Ball Fielding Introduction

                                             This article is from Marty Schupak's

                                             best selling ebook: T-Ball Skills & Drills…

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 3, 2019 at 10:30am — No Comments

Who Invented T-Ball?

"I won't be happy until we have every boy in America between the ages of six and sixteen wearing a glove and swinging a bat."
                            ‒‒ Babe Ruth
 
  On May 6, 2001, the Capitol City League Rockies and the Satchel…
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Added by Marty Schupak on February 2, 2019 at 4:34pm — No Comments

Little League Tee Ball, Planting Positive Seeds

Tee Ball is the most popular youth baseball program in Little League, including other youth baseball leagues around the country, and has the most participants. As the 5- and 6-year-olds who participate in Tee Ball get older, there is a drop off in youth baseball participation each year. Traditionally the largest drop off of players in most youth leagues occurs after players reach their twelfth birthday. Soccer is almost a year round sport and youth lacrosse is…

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Added by Marty Schupak on February 1, 2019 at 8:29pm — No Comments

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