A consistent routine of pregame hitting is essential to prepare your batters for confident at-bats during the game.
The ideal baseball drills keep your entire team active while working on fundamentals. Here are 4 infield defense drills to keep in your practice plan.
A hitting ritual begins as you approach the on-deck circle and lasts through your swing. The repetition calms your mind, brings confidence, and helps establish or reset focus.
The world of competitive travel baseball can be overwhelming, and knowing where to start is challenging. As travel baseball becomes increasingly competitive, it’s essential to ensure your athlete has the necessary equipment to play with their peers. When you start your journey looking for the right equipment, the abundance of options can feel intimidating. We […]
As travel baseball players, we’ve all been there. Baseball tryouts are coming up and you really want to make the team. To help you prepare for baseball tryouts, Ballparks of America has put together a guide on how to train and prepare for tryouts. Read on to learn our tips for training for travel baseball […]
It’s our favorite time of year! Summer is here, and summer means it’s youth baseball tournament season! Here at Ballparks of America, we’re in full swing of tournament season. Nothing brings us greater joy than getting to host ballplayers from across the country as they make memories that will last a lifetime. As one of […]
Here at Ballparks of America, we love travel baseball. And we’re not alone. Over the last 20 years, youth travel baseball has become increasingly popular. Take the All-American Wood Bat Classic as an example. During the first year of the tournament, in 2000, around a dozen teams signed up to play. In 2014, nearly 100 […]