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Being a Part of the Team

Being a Part of the Team After just a few tournaments this year, I am reminded again of just how far baseball IQ has fallen and how kids in this generation don’t understand the value of simply being a part of the team. They just don’t do the “team” things like protecting runners and hitting […]

Recognize These Parents on Your Baseball Team?

Recognize These Parents on Your Baseball Team? I asked several seasoned baseball parents to read Coach Dave Season Two: All-Stars before it released to the public last week. One question I wanted answered was, “Do you recognize these parents on your baseball team?” In most cases the resounding answer was “Yes! On practically every team!” […]

Coach Dave Season Two Is Now Live!

Coach Dave Season Two Is Now Live! The wait is over. The long fly ball that has been hanging suspended from Coach Dave: Season One now has a resolution. Coach Dave Season Two: All-Stars is now live and ready to read. Click the link below to order and start reading now…or between games at the […]

Coach Dave: A Lineup Change

Coach Dave: A Lineup Change Sometimes a coach’s best-laid plans just don’t work out. Something’s not clicking. The coach did his best to prepare for the big game, but his strategy is just not getting it done. That’s when his inner strategist must hand over the reins to his inner tactician for a lineup change. […]