Pros and Cons to Youth Travel Baseball

Summer is just around the corner, and you may be wondering whether you should sign your child up for a travel baseball team. For some young baseball players, joining a travel team is the next step in their journey. The stakes are higher, but it’s more competitive and rewarding. Also, if some of your child’s former teammates are trying out for a … [Read more...]

When Can My Child Start Playing Baseball?

Your child may barely be out of diapers when you toss them their first ball, but at what age can they start playing organized baseball? Most kids are ready to start playing tee ball at age 3 or 4. Park districts and local recreation centers are great places to start, as they offer programs that are specifically designed for the younger set. … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Travel Baseball Team for Your Child

Travel baseball can be a rewarding experience for both you and your child, but it all lies in selecting the right team for your child’s needs. Travel baseball teams have seen explosive growth, so you may know of a few local travel teams from word of mouth. While it can be helpful to get a recommendation or two, in this particular case, it’s best to … [Read more...]