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What should you do when you're on deck?

Have you ever watched your favorite MLB player’s routine when he’s on deck? Next time you turn on a game, pay attention to what different players do to get ready for their at bats in the on deck circle. You will be fascinated at the different preparation approaches, but you will notice a few...

Every player is different: UP17's approach to personalized coaching

Every player is different: UP17's approach to personalized coaching

What the experts say you can learn from watching baseball on TV

If you’re anything like us, then the game is always on in your house.  While watching baseball earlier this year, we started thinking about what you can learn from watching the game on TV. Without a...

These tips from major leaguers will help you stay positive at the plate

You may have heard this before, but baseball is a game of failure. Don’t look at that as being negative, but rather as realistic considering many Hall of Fame hitters failed 7 out of 10 times...

How aggressive should a hitter be?

A lot of parents and players ask this question, and it’s a very good one. Often, young hitters either swing at everything, or are too patient to the point where they are taking too many very...

Mastering the fundamentals of pitching: Balance point checklist

In today’s game, velocity and strikeouts are discussed all the time. I believe, however, that the basic fundamentals of pitching mechanics, specifically the balance point, are much more important to...

Perform Like a Pro: How to Identify and Prevent Throwing Arm Stress

Injuries in baseball was a hot topic this year, with high profile arms placed on the disabled list, the continuing conversation of pitch counts, inning limits and performance training raged on. With...

15 Tips for Parents, Players, and Coaches to Make the Most of Travel Tournaments

Joining a travel team provides opportunities for students to play with athletes outside of their schools, area, and leagues. Many parents feel travel teams prepare their kids for recruitment camps...

The ultimate guide of the best youth batting gloves

The right pair of batting gloves can make you feel like a batting champion. But what gloves should you look into buying this year. This is a guide to help you pick from the best of the best.