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5 daily themes for a great week of (baseball) work

This is from an email that went out to summer campers August of 2018. This time of the year is…

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Four-Corner Wiffle Ball BP

All Star season is upon us. On paper, these teams have more talent, parents are more dedicated, and perhaps there…

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Are we done yet?

Improvement has been DRASTIC this year. I'd imagine any 5-year old would improve quite a bit due to the number…

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Practice Planning Sketch & Foul Line Drill

I love hosting Coaching Clinics because conversations can and do go in very different directions.  When discussing catch-play, for example,…

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Water Balloon Batting Practice

It's a simple concept. It's cheap. It's fun. It's... WATER BALLOON BATTING PRACTICE (view full drill here) Here are some fun…

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A critical review of my practice plans

I'm coaching a 5U team at Fountain Valley Pony. That means, we hit off the blue flame machine for five…

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Lets grow this movement

After three years, membership at Dugout Captain is over 11K!  How amazing is that? I'm blown away while also believing…

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First game in the books

Coaching your own kid is tough.  Coaching 5-year olds is tougher.  So, the fact that I'm coaching my OWN 5-year…

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8 Thoughts after 2 Practices

For the mighty, mighty 5U Padres, we are officially two practices into our season. I captured my thoughts before AND…

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Takeaways From the 2018 ABCA Convention

Each January, the baseball coaches of america (@ABCA) join forces somewhere in this great country for three days of baseball,…

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