Best Pre-Game Foods for Kids

We all know which foods are best at a baseball game - nachos, hot dogs and popcorn to name a few - but you certainly wouldn’t want to feed your child these foods before heading onto the field. Instead, your child needs healthy snacks that will provide them with the energy that is needed to play a great game. If you’re like many parents, you may … [Read more...]

Tips for Developing Your Child’s Basic Athletic Skills

Parents are always interested in helping their children get better at sports. Most parents don’t expect their children to be the star of the team, but they do want them to be competent athletes that enjoy being on the baseball field. Most of us are naturally better at some things than others, and the same goes for children. You may find that within … [Read more...]

How to Improve Your Child’s Focus on the Field

It’s important for athletes to stay focused during the game, but this doesn’t mean that focus comes easy. Kids especially tend to lose focus during baseball games because they become consumed by negative thoughts, coaches yelling or making mistakes. Some kids are also easily distracted, and you may see your own looking out in the distance, playing … [Read more...]

Tips for Practicing Baseball at Home

Baseball is a team sport, but you don’t need an entire team to practice your skills. Using at-home training tactics, you can advance your own skills and become a better athlete all around. Practicing at home also allows you to build confidence and control for when you are on the field. So gather up your baseball equipment and let’s get started with … [Read more...]

Are You Considering Being a Youth Baseball Coach this Spring?

Are you thinking of becoming a coach for a youth baseball team this spring? Maybe your child has shown a newfound interest in playing baseball and you want to be part of the experience. Or perhaps you enjoyed the season so much last year with your kid, you want to step up your game and start coaching the sport. Plus, if you have concerned parents … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Baseball Lover

Do you have a baseball fan on your holiday gift list? Even though you may not be sure what to get for them, you have the best hint you could ask for: you know what they love! We have some of our top picks that are perfect for any baseball lover. We hope that our list will inspire you! You can find the majority of these gifts online or at your … [Read more...]

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Tips for Managing Video Game Time this Winter

Some say that the upcoming season is the “most wonderful time of the year,” but for parents with young, energetic kids at home, the feelings probably aren’t mutual. It’s tough when you can’t get outdoors to toss a baseball or head to the nearest park to release some energy. Baseball season is over, kids are stuck inside for most of their day, and … [Read more...]

Sign Up for Father-Son Wiffle Ball and Enjoy Quality Time with the Kids

Spending quality time with the kids isn’t always easy to do. Between work, extracurricular activities and managing a home, there isn’t much time left in the day to kick back and relax. This type of interaction tends to be harder for dads who spend more time out of the home. But, you can’t use this excuse forever. The kids are only little once, … [Read more...]

Keeping Warm Through Fall Baseball Games

Baseball is one of those sports where there is very little downtime. Many communities offer spring, summer and fall leagues. If you signed your child up for a fall league, you’ll be sitting through games until the end of October. A lot can change in regards to weather - you won’t be the first parent to start the season off sweating and end it … [Read more...]