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Training Philosophy

This is very important !!!!

THE FACT OF THE MATTER IS THAT MOST YOUTH PLAYERS JOIN A TRAVEL TEAM OR A LOCAL RECREATION LEAGUE THINKING THAT THIS IS WHAT THEY NEED TO DO TO DEVELOP THEMSELVES.

THEN THEY STRUGGLE A LITTLE BIT SO THEY  GET A FEW HITTING OR PITCHING LESSONS, MAYBE EVEN BUY A HITTING MEMBERSHIP AT A LOCAL CAGE  AND OCCASSIONALLY GO TO A SUMMER OR HOLIDAY BASEBALL CAMP.  

 THIS IS A FOOLISH APPROACH.

IT IS FOOLISH BECAUSE IT WILL NOT DEVELOP YOUR GAME.

IT IS FOOLISH BECAUSE  IT WILL NOT GET YOU TO A COLLEGE BASEBALL PROGRAM.

THE TRAVEL LEAGUE LOVES YOU THOUGH!

THE BATTING CAGE GUY LOVES YOU THOUGH!

LISTEN..... YOU ARE FOLLOWING A PATH THAT HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF YOUTH PLAYERS HAVE GONE DOWN, AND OVER 98% OF THEM FAILED.

WHAT MAKES YOU SO DIFFERENT THAN THEM?

THE PLAYERS THAT FOLLOW THIS "NORMAL BASEBALL" APPROACH WILL PROBABLY NOT GO ON TO PLAY COLLEGE BALL.

THEREFORE WE DO NOT BELIEVE OR ENDORSE IN THIS APPROACH.

 ARE WE CLEAR ABOUT THIS?

LISTEN........THE FACTS ARE THAT 94% OF ALL VARSITY HIGH SCHOOL  PLAYERS WILL NEVER PLAY COLLEGE BASEBALL.

AND.....98% OF ALL PLAYERS THAT GO ON TO PLAY COLLEGE BALL, TRAIN MOST OF THE YEAR  UNDER THE EYE OF PROFESSIONAL INSTRUCTORS WHO DEVELOP AND POLISH THEIR ACTIONS AND APPROACH. 

DO THE MATH PLEASE.

WE BELIEVE THAT WE "BRING OUR GAME" TO THE YARD.

WE BELIEVE THAT CHAMPIONS AND SUCCESSFUL PLAYERS ARE MADE BEFORE THEY EVER ARRIVE AT A TEAM PRACTICE OR GAME. THE GAME AND TEAM PRACTICE IS WHERE WE SHOW IT.

AS THE GREAT HITTER TED WILLIAMS ONCE SAID, WE DONT FIND OUR GROOVE OUT HERE SON, WE BRING IT.

MODERN BASEBALL PLAYERS TRAIN ALL YEAR ROUND.

THEY LIFT WEIGHTS, RUN, DO, LADDERS,  PLYOS, MEDICINE BALLS, LONG TOSS, BALANCE DRILLS  AND HIT OFF THE T ALL YEAR ROUND.

THAT IS HOW WE DO IT.

WE TRAIN ALL YEAR ROUND.