Hitting Visualization is Crucial Studies have shown that people can learn to do things just by watching and visualizing themselves doing the same things. Unfortunately, many of today's ballplayers do not watch the game of baseball very often. Therefore, they lack the...read more
I never pitched in a baseball game after the age of fourteen. The good news is that I went out on a high note. If I would have known then, what I know now, my career may have been better. Here are the youth baseball coaching tips I want my young baseball players to...read more
Why Youth Pitching Tips and Practice are Important for All Youth “Are you pitching with him in the backyard?” is a common question I ask of parents of young baseball players. “No, he is not a pitcher.” “Doesn’t matter,” I respond, it can only help.” Youth who do not...read more
The Negative Side of Baseball Statistics At the youth baseball levels, I do not like to see youth baseball coaches publish individual player baseball statistics. Often, statistics set kids up as failures and parents and coaches should not allow that to happen. It is...read more
Easton backpacks are built for those that want to supercharge their performance. The Walk-Off IV will aid with both, and it is Easton’s # 1 ranked bat pack of all-time. With an updated style and recently rubberized pullers, these backpacks are more flexible and...read more
Image Source This catcher’s set provides a terrific balance between cosy and quality. Every piece of equipment uses a personalized fit, tailored specific to that part of the apparel. The set's defence aspects are best provided in the helmet's ABS shell and the...read more
Necessary Coaching Baseball to Win Tips Coaching baseball to win is more than what is on the scoreboard. Coaches win when they are the role model that players need in their baseball development and teams win when they come away with life lessons that will serve them...read more
Book Bundle Pack
Buy all three of Jack Perconte’s books and save! The Making of a Hitter, Creating a Season to Remember, and Raising an Athlete will provide valuable instruction and insight into raising and coaching young athletes. Help your son or daughter learn the fundamentals of hitting in The Making of a Hitter; bring out the best of kids’ abilities and teach them to reach their full potential in Creating a Season to Remember; and learn how to motivate your kids to enjoy the sports field from Raising an Athlete.
After playing major league baseball, Jack Perconte has taught baseball and softball since 1989 and offered valuable coaching training too. He has helped numerous youth players reach their potential, as well as having helped parents and coaches navigate their way through the challenging world of youth sports. Jack is one of the leading authorities in the areas of youth baseball training and coaching training advice.