The $86,400.00 Bank Account… “The 86,400 Seconds Story”…What Will You Do With the Time You Have Today?

Imagine that you had a bank account which automatically filled up every single morning with $86,400.00.  So, every day when you got out of bed, you would start over with $86,400.00.  No matter how much of it you spent on yourself the day before, wasted the day before, or gave to others the day before…You…

Baseball Drill…Bunting Drill…Youth to College…With a Special Type of Motivation

Bunting Drill *Have every player on your team bunt off of a live pitcher *Each player has to do the best that he can to get the bunt down in fair territory (should only be bunting strikes) *After each player has had a chance…The entire TEAM runs a sprint for all of the bunts that…

A Story About Beating the Odds…The Bumble Bee Flying Story

Limitation by definition: a limiting rule or circumstance; a restriction We have all, at one time or another, been told that we could not do something.  Most of the time, it was things like, “Sorry, but you’re not smart enough to do that, you’re not strong enough, or you’re not fast enough.”  It is, most of the…

For My Youth or High School Baseball TEAM, Just How Important are Organization and Discipline?

How important is it for a coach to have organization and discipline with a HS Baseball TEAM/Program? Put it this way… It is only the most important 2 things that can possibly be offered to the athletes.  And you just might be surprised at which one ranks #1 out of the 2.  Many people would…

Caring for a Baseball Field…Teach the Kids to Care for their Field…Make them Accountable and Responsible Team Members.

Teach your players to take care of their own field. None of you would have any clue how much it aggravated me as a coach, when kids acted lazy…And acted like I was asking for a pint of blood when we had work days on the baseball field.  So……………..Did I just tell them to throw down…

An Inspirational and Motivating Story for TEAMS! “Teamwork Makes the Dream Work”

 The Lodge Two teams started out in an effort to climb to the peak of the highest mountain on earth, in order to take in the most miraculous view that the world had to offer.  One thing was certain…It would take more hard work than these teams had ever experienced in order to get to…