Baseball and Softball Back in the Olympics?

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Recently, the committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics released a shortlist of sports that are being strongly considered for addition. Two of those sports were softball and baseball. Not Official... Although the news of baseball and softball being possibly reinstated is exciting, this shortlist does … [Read more...]

It’s In The Numbers

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It is pretty well known that interest in baseball has been on the decline for some time in America, especially in kids and younger demographics. This has a lot of implications across the board for aspiring athletes and inter-city kids, with impacts ranging from quality of life, city development, and … [Read more...]

The Dangers of Sugar

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Ever find yourself in between games looking for that quick pick me up and you reach for an energy bar or sports drink? Those snacks most likely contain sugar, which is the main ingredient responsible for a list of symptoms that hinder your performance on and off the field.  Why is it … [Read more...]

Which bat M.O.I. is right for you?

Baseball Performance Bell Curve

Just about everything in life can be mapped to a bell curve. Mapping a bell curve to high school baseball players would look something like the curve below. Looking at the same bell curve you can assign traits to each section of the curve. For instance, players who fall into the far right of … [Read more...]