Eric Byrnes Drops this Gem about Pitching Machines

Eric Byrnes Drops this Gem about Pitching Machines

Only got the audio of this, but Eric Byrnes, broadcaster and former major leaguer, drops some serious knowledge on the effectiveness of the pitching machine in baseball training. This is a great clip to pass on to the players in your life. “I’ll argue to...
Dads and Baseball

Dads and Baseball

“You see, while he was growing up through the game of baseball, Matt and I never once discussed making it to the big leagues. We continually kept our eyes on a much smaller prize: getting to the next level. For the two of us, it was all about the climb, one step...

Where Do Great Baseball Players Come From?

Between Little League, Babe Ruth, Pony League, AAU, etc., there are millions of youth baseball players in the United States. As the level of play increases and interests vary, those numbers shrink at each level of play.  So where are the successful baseball players...
Coach JP’s Baseball Tips for Youth Coaches

Coach JP’s Baseball Tips for Youth Coaches

What I’ve Learned From Baseball… in 40 years of trying!   Here are some of my favorite Baseball Tips for Youth Baseball Coaches. Check back often for more tips to improve your game as a coach or a player. I have found that few 10 year-olds grasp the...
How Important is a Backyard Batting Tee Station?

How Important is a Backyard Batting Tee Station?

Batting tees get a bad reputation among youth baseball players. Since most of them hit off a tee when first learning to swing, it’s now been put in the realm of child’s play. But batting tees, like soft toss machines and pitching machines, can be a key ingredient in...