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How Long Is a Baseball Game? Well, It Depends

Major League Baseball games last nine innings and takes an average of A LITTLE OVER three hours to complete. Minor league and collegiate baseball al...

How We Ruin Young Athletes Before They Get a Chance to Blossom

Youth Sports are a great way to introduce your child to several important aspects of life, such as teamwork, leadership, camaraderie, fitness, social ...

5 Steps to Becoming a Better Coach

Five Steps To Being A Better Coach - sports coach Coaches at all levels of sports are constantly asking more of the athletes they have the honor to work...

Simple Youth Baseball Drills for Infielders

Coaching baseball for young athletes can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but only if you know what you are doing. If you are unprepared, both t...

5 Reasons College Coaches Love to Recruit Multi-Sport Athletes

"Do you prefer recruiting multi-sport athletes or single-sport athletes?" It's one of my favorite questions to ask college coaches. Overwhelmingly,...

A Healthy Return to Play

Sports were canceled, and the world has flipped upside down. Zoom trainings on a glowing screen have been replaced practices on a lush grass field. Sk...

Why Every Football Lineman Should Also Throw Shot Put

Fifteen offensive linemen were named to the 2017 Associated Press All-America teams. Eleven of them threw shot put in high school. This is no me...

When Is it Safe For Kids to Start Drinking Coffee?

The more we learn about coffee, the more evidence there is that it can support a healthy lifestyle. The case for drinking coffee today may be stron...

6 Myths Sports Parents Need to Stop Believing

Working with young kids in sport can be one of the most rewarding roles as a coach; they often make huge progress quickly, have a thirst for learning ...

What Soccer Players Need for Physical and Mental Programming During COVID-19

You wake up disoriented. You wonder what you should do. You do not know where to begin. Should it be stillness? Should it be schoolwork? ...

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