Category Archives: Motivation

Communication

I have been coaching certified for a little over a year and a half now. I got certified through American Coaching Academy. If your serious about coaching, I suggest you get certified. It may help when a position opening, comes … Continue reading

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Type 1 Diabetes

What is Type 1 Diabetes? Good question! Here ya go Diabetes (medically known as diabetes mellitus) is the name given to disorders in which the body has trouble regulating its blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels. There are two major types of … Continue reading

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Any Proud Parents?

If there are any proud parents out there, I have the Facebook page for you.  Evolution of baseball Its loaded with bragging parents and players from across the country. If you are a baseball nut come over and look at … Continue reading

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To Be successful

I tell my players all kinds of motivational, go get ’em speeches I can think of. I always try to mix them up but these two were the most popular. “To be successful, you have to see your self being successful” “Think positive things … Continue reading

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Teaching How To Run

The reason most kids are slow is because of poor mechanics. I always say Bailey runs like he has 2×4’s on his feet”. I also thought it was something I couldn’t fix. But just like anything else I’ve taught, I broke out the video … Continue reading

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Ten Simple Rules Of Baseball

This was sent to me from a dad yesterday and I think its worth passin’ along! Ten simple rules of baseball and life. 1. Acceptance of Responsibility – winners and losers part company here 2. Loyalty 3. Class – winning … Continue reading

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Am I in or Out?

I have been asked this question since late August. What am I going to do about this upcoming baseball season. Anyone who knows my beliefs, knows they aren’t what our leagues here believe. We dont have the option to join any league … Continue reading

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Expect The Best

I stole this from my mom!! Us girls..Our Views

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Fire up the troops!!

Heres a couple more good battle cries!! Some want it to happen, Some wish it would happen, Others make it happen. Good. Better. Best. Never let it rest, until your good is better and your better is best. There is … Continue reading

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The Pitcher

Anyone who has coached or has had a child in sports, knows what emotions can do to our little ones. As a coach, theres nothing worse then having to pull a kid off the mound.   I came across this … Continue reading

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Not done yet!

I just wanted to thank everyone who comes here! This is the 7th week since the first post and as of right now, 1037 people have come here. That breaks down to 148 per week 21 per day. And its … Continue reading

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Power of Touch!

After you watch this, I will give you the reason I brought it up!!               The most important thing on any team of mine is, camaraderie. If the team doesn’t play as a whole, They aren’t worth a whole lot! I have been … Continue reading

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Coach V

I have to share this with you. Jimmy Valvano was a college basketball coach who won the national title with NC State in 1983. On March 3, 1993, shortly before his death, he spoke at the first ESPY Awards, presented … Continue reading

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Get in the Zone!

I have been throwing some mental things up lately because to me, it’s the most important thing to overcome. You have to have your mind right, to achieve your maximum potential One of the best ways I have found to … Continue reading

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Ball players are made?

Absolutely NOT!!!! Baseball players are born, champions are made! I heard a quote from a pro ball player, you might of heard of him, Joe Dimaggio….. Here it is A ball player’s got to be kept hungry to become a … Continue reading

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Winning State

The #1 Confidence book in sports!! Pretty bold statement!! I haven’t bought or read this. Im just passing it along. If somebody has, feel free to give it a review! Winning State

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Motivation

If your a parent and reading this…… You can understand….. That we would go to the ends of the earth and back for our kids. Here is one story of a father and son. Imagine  After watching this for probably the 20th … Continue reading

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Me myself and I

I have had to deal with this way to much this past season. My goal to building players is, to help them understand that they are there for the team and the team is not there for them. This email … Continue reading

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The 10 Commandments of baseball

This was sent to me from Paul Reddick, who got it from one of his followers. Its a MUST PASS ALONG! The 10 Commandments of Baseball 1. Nobody ever became a ballplayer by walking after a ball 2. You will … Continue reading

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