What if I Don’t Like Baseball?

So you don’t like baseball. Wait…what??? I don’t understand. How could you not like baseball? Baseball is awesome! Okay, I know there are some people who just really don’t like baseball. Some would even say they hate it. They think it’s boring and goes on and on for too long. All …

Organize the Dugout

Anyone who has been around baseball games knows how crazy and messy it can get in the dugouts. First off, there’s usually not a lot of room in there and the kids have their ball bags with all of their stuff, and it usually all gets taken out and thrown …

Easy Meals for Busy Moms and Dads

Quick easy meals for busy moms or families with hectic lifestyles are crucial when we have kids with full schedules. Fast crockpot meals or meals that take little time to put together can make your life so much easier, especially when you are on the run all day. Some of these are recipes …

A Typical Tournament Day

A tournament is just another day in the life of a baseball parent. You know you’re usually going to be in for at least two or three games and chances are they will start at the crack of dawn. Make sure you have your coffee because you’re about to have …

Cleats and Athletic Shoes

One of the most important pieces of equipment for a baseball or softball player is cleats. Cleats are worn to prevent players from sliding on the dirt when they’re running, and being able to grip the grass in the outfield for stability. Here are some cleats and some shoes and …

Baseball and Softball Gifts for Kids

I have assembled a collection of cool baseball gifts for kids and gifts for softball girls. These are fun ideas and things that my kids personally like.   Personalized Wood Baseball Bat I just found these and I loved them so much that I had to put them in here …

Bownet or Portable Practice Net

If you want your child to be a great hitter, he or she needs to practice. These portable baseball hitting nets can literally be used anywhere to make your own home batting cage for soft toss and tee work, and are a must for any baseball or softball parent, or …

When and How to Talk to a Coach

Coaches are people, too First off, we have to remember that a coach is a human being. As much as some of them don’t seem like it, they are, and all humans should be treated with respect. Many coaches are just dads, moms, or other people who have no formal …

J-Bands from Jaeger Sports

  J-Bands from Jaeger Sports are a must-have item for all youth baseball and softball players. All of the coaches my kids have had over the last few years recommend them, and they are crucial for any player who is pitching. Many kids start to have problems with their elbows …