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orobaina

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jayhawk1959

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rybball

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Baseball shape - two sport athlete.

Bludevil_bk ·
2013 plays football too. He has received several personal invites to Fall College camps. Obvously the stakes are higher this fall. I believe he has not met some of these coaches. They have sought him out through word of mouth I assume...but have not...
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Bizarre New Restrictions D1 College Is Placing On Pro Scouts

MTH ·
http://conorglassey.com/college-baseball-program-institutes-ridiculous-rules-scouts/
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An Example

TRhit ·
Many times on here we discuss the "what ifs'" if a player quits baseball or it just simply comes to an end and why it does at that time come to an end.With this in mind I thought this might interest you: this is regarding a young man who I had in LL...
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Brevard Colleg

Lobo ·
I noticed that Brevard has named a new football coach and will be starting the football program up again next year. From what the website said, they will be going from NAIA to DII in all sports. The program has been very strong over the last few...
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ACADEMICS

gold_glove3 ·
Hi, I'm a 2007 grad- a junior. I'm looking to play college basebal and I've done a lot of research, but I know there are many knowledgeable baseball minds here. My question is: I am a very good student- about a 3.9 GPA, 95% Percentile PSAT score, AP...
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Really good scout

bhick33 ·
In 1995 I was drafted as a high school senior in the 25th round. We had been going through the recruiting process for 2 yrs, and this was going to be the deciding factor. I was not around anyone who had been through this before and had made it clear I...
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Rutgers Basketball

PIS ·
What is the general consensus on the situation developing at Rutgers? http://espn.go.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/9127047/rutgers-scarlet-knights-ad-reviewing-mike-rice-job-wake-video My take?  Coach will be fired.  AD...
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Read this before you post about how unhappy your player is

TPM ·
I have been amazed about the number of posts lately regarding parents posting about their players being (for whatever reason) unhappy. I am sometimes not sure whether it is the player or the parent themselves. Expectations have to be realistic.Being...
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HS Showcases % playing college baseball

Dibble ·
What percent of players attending these HS Showcases go on to play college baseballTeam One Perfect GameArea Code GamesEast Coast Pro ShowcaseCollege SelectBlue Grey ClassicMidwest ProspectsBlue ChipsPro Day Showcase Best In Virginia Showcase...
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More minor leaguers on the juice...

2seamer ·
http://www.comcast.net/sports/mlb/index.jsp?cat=BASEBAL...qh=itn_minorleaguers Some people never learn. Of course, the reason you aren't seeing more MLB players busted is because they can afford better drugs and masking agents..
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Oak Creek WI Knights

jfsbndr ·
So far the Oak Creek Knights basebal team (WI) have 4 players who have committed to continue thier playing careers in college. They are JT Schneider and Bob Widenski- Concordia St. Paul,Eric Semmelhack - UW Milwaukee and Ross Fassbinder - Winona...
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Oak Creek Wisconsin 2009 Commitments

jfsbndr ·
So far the Oak Creek Knights basebal team (WI) have 4 players who have committed to cintinue thie playing careers in college. Theyt are JT Schneider and Bob Widenski- Concordia St. Paul, Eric Semmelhack - UW Milwaukee and Ross Fassbinder - Winona...
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Columbus, OH 18 U Summer Team

cgbaseball09 ·
I am looking for a summer team in the Columbus Oh ares. I am willing to travel and play as a sub if needed. I have played Legion ball in the past summers and Played on an international team in Puerto Rico. New basebal coach at HS dropped the ball and...
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my shoulder

LW2ndbase30 ·
i have been having some pain in my shoulder, i can feel the pain inside.. and sometimes i will get pain on down my elbow to..its now august and its really hurting. i cant hardley shoot a basketball without it hurting and the pain. and i know i cant...
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Re: College Corner

TPM ·
I think the hardest is the reality for us they CAN survive on their own. I sent mine off today quite a bit differently from the first two years. First year the truck was packed full, last year groceries mostly, this year, some pretzels, peanut butter crackers, water and bananas. Reason, he now knows where the local Wal Mart is, much easier just to use the debit card than mom running all over the place filling up the cart. If this is your only one or last one leaving, it leaves a hole, for a...
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Re: Clemens, Petitte, Tejada

BeenthereIL ·
I am always amazed at the number of people who would rather avoid the question than expose the truth. We don't know if these guys took steroids or not bot if anything is hurting the game it is those who take steroids. It is cheating and gives them a huge advantage over straight players. I have seen what it can do. It is like putting a tiger in your tank at the risk of serious helth problems. Why should a clean player be put under pressure to compete by taking steroids. A LHP who I have known...
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Re: Parents vs. Coach: Battle goes wild....

observer44 ·
I stand corrected and apologize to Will, rz1 and pg. I haven't taken offense at the topic or the direction of the thread. I have been where this coach is. I also had a group of parents very upset with my coaching style ... (different sport than basebal) I have been attacked by a parent and the end result wasn't too good for that parent. I felt terrible for the boy. Dad bit off more than he could chew. However, the basic tenant of my questioning remains. According to whom should I be judged...
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Re: What's the average income for a minor leaguer?

StarDad ·
That's why I told you I am a "rookie" on baseball. I never played basebal before. I have very high expectation on my son. Because he is really good at current level. Hitting, pitching, fielding all around. Every coach saw him told me he is going to be a "big time player". But actually he didn't prove anything yet (as a HS freshman, he havn't played a sigle HS game yet, what do you expect?). But his talent is there for sure. I read some draft news about some player got the signing bonus from...
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Re: Winter , Great Time To Practice Small Ball

Quincy ·
Agree to disagree I guess but most times I see a level bat while bunting seems to turn into a pop up would rather have it with the bat head up a bit to get the ball on the ground. I also have seen enough players at high school or colleg that wait to llong to commit on a sac bunt and then don't get the job done as they bunt foul. Again jmo. Teach what you like.
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Re: Florida Gulf Coast

Loveumbb ·
Loveumbb, sone plays for one of their conference oponents. FGCU has whooped them the two years we have played them. They have a very good mid major baseball program. Theorictically, they were the 43rd best team in the NCAA DI last year. http://warrennolan.com/basebal...rence/Atlantic%20Sun
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Re: The Bizzle

Bizzle ·
I wanted to say thanks to all the welcomers. Baseball has always been apart of my life I just never had the right attitude for it. Now that my sons have made it there life Im glad I have a place to go for a little help. Thanks to all for the plethora of knowledge you people of basebal possess.
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Re: Really good scout

bhick33 ·
We didn't talk to scouts when son was drafted out of college, but in our HS experience I found evry scout to be helpful, up front and honest in their dealings. After the word got out he wanted to go to college, almost every scout we had met personally called the night before the draft to tell him he made a good choice. I am not sure if that was because we had known so many for years, but they didn't have to make that call. One particular story, there was a scout who was crazy for son, worked...
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Re: Arguing balls and strikes

Rob Kremer ·
Rob, was this a college game? I ask because you are quoting the NCAA rule. In Federation, a chop block occurs only when there is a low block at or below the knee of a player that is already being engaged by another blocker. I have not seen the actual foul occur too often in games that I've done. It is perfectly legal for two offensive linemen to block a defender high and low as long as it is at the same time, or if the there is a delay between blocks, the low block is the first block. Now it...
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Re: El Paso Soccoro Bulldogs

Timbo Duncan ·
It won't matter they'll sit up there and flip close pitches off and wait for the pitcher to make a mistake, In my seven years of watching high school playoff basebal there the best hitting group I've seen.... just my two cents
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Re: First Year Playing Ball

Bernie 51 ·
I would strongly suggest that you look for a indoor basebal facility and get eveluated and take a few lessons. work on your mechanics.
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Re: Flash: Clemens Walks - Not guilty

SultanofSwat ·
Roidger still a juicer. Just cleared for lying about it, that's all. Agree politicians should govern the country, not basebal
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Re: Flash: Clemens Walks - Not guilty

SultanofSwat ·
Well maybe the HOF voters will see this also and keep those juicers out of it.
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Re: Labrum (SLAP) tear surgery tomorrow

jsingerjj ·
Just to clarify, his doctor, college coach, and PT have said then WHEN he has the stength and ROM, he could participate in some no throwing baseball activivites. I am confortible whit all their credentials, experience, and looking out for the best interets of my son. The point of my question was does anyone have any experience with the time frame, 8 week, 12 weeks, etc. From a Junior5's perspective cathcing bullpen is a very important step. it allows him to get a feeling for the pitchers at...
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Re: Sandy Koufax

Quincy ·
Koufax attended Brooklyn's Lafayette High School, where he was better known for basketball than for baseball. He became team captain in his senior year, and ranked second in his division in scoring, with 165 points in 10 games. Koufax attended the University of Cincinnati and was a walk-on on the freshman basketball team, a complete unknown to coach Ed Jucker, the varsity basebal coach. Sandy had heard that the baseball team would be traveling to New Orleans and Florida so he thouht he would...
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Re: when an offer isn't really one

chefmike7777 ·
Originally Posted by chefmike7777: TPM, yep I agree on MPH not being the only indicator for any level. Just a number, reality is he sits 84-88 most of time, and has multiple (4) pitches he throws well though I am not sure how well from a colleg point of view. Anyways, for him the D1 experience is just as much if not more about the campus than the status of playing D1. He likes the size campus that is generally D! at least in Ohio 15-18k students. There are a lot of them here, roughly 10-12,...
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Re: FIRST BAPTIST CONTINUED

oldbaseballfreak ·
I don't think I over-moderate -- but you are welcome to open a poll on the subject. A moderator cannot win here --- as no one wants their views to be "restricted" in any way. And yet others send me private messages with opinions that suggest I intervene more often. **shrug** You should check out the chaos on the other sports message boards -- many of the posters here are glad to have our "structure". I welcome all feedback on the subject of over-moderation. The pay isn't really that good.
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Re: FIRST BAPTIST CONTINUED

oldbaseballfreak ·
"....the rest of the discussion is to stir the pot on slow basebal days...." That's not being moderator like ... I felt a slight jab there ....
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Re: Just checking

Tiger3boy ·
Mr. Basebal...what math? You'd rather "hope" that the pitcher will walk you? (and "hope" you win?) That tells me you don't trust your hitters enough to execute. Best of luck to your hitters.
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Re: 2014 Anxiety

Aleebaba ·
I do remember the other OF that FSU signed that year, Shane Robinson...had a HUGE career with the Seminoles and now plays in the big leagues with the Cardinals (I think Shane was a fifth round pick out of FSU, maybe in 2006). I was remiss not to mention that FSU was always Chris' first choice but, going through the process for the very first time a decade+ ago and knowing very little at that point, I was intent on Chris taking several official visits that fall before he made up his mind; in...
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Re: when an offer isn't really one

chefmike7777 ·
TPM, yep I agree on MPH not being the only indicator for any level. Just a number, reality is he sits 84-88 most of time, and has multiple (4) pitches he throws well though I am not sure how well from a colleg point of view. Anyways, for him the D1 experience is just as much if not more about the campus than the status of playing D1. He likes the size campus that is generally D! at least in Ohio 15-18k students. There are a lot of them here, roughly 10-12, the D2 and D3 tend to be much...
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Re: What do you say?

Fungo ·
We are all far from perfect. But in my experience around the game I have come across some parents that push push push. And it affects the kid in a negative way. No we do not want to sugarcoat things but sometimes their is a line we cross. What if your kid goes o-4 ks with the bases loaded twice and has 2 errors? How do you as a parent approach that? Get all over him etc etc? I have seen that and it is not pretty. A kid is exposed at that at 9 and 10 and pretty soon he gets tired of that and...
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Re: Interesting article on young pitchers and arm injuries.

Zengrifter ·
As stated, it comes down to proper mechanics [and also if a youngster's anantomy at the time will withstand the stress]. I think the main point is this: Why jeopardize a kid's health and future?? So you can win some mythical state championship that are a dime a dozen? How many HS or collge coaches give a rat's behind what your record or BA was when you were 12?? The problem with the article is that most of the guys out there coaching think they are smarter than the "real experts" and will...
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Re: Academics, when do they come into play??

hardgame ·
Has he filled out his NCAA clearinghouse forms by registering on-line? Colleges could access the info that way. Have his high school coaches been contacted? Maybe a scout that has watched your son knows what kind of student your son is. As I remember before an official visit the college must have your sons unofficial transcripts. Academics do matter @ most colleges and the best bonus is that your son may qualify for academic money to add to his athletic aid. I have seen several...
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Re: 2013 Scores

biggerpapi ·
Ricky - this is an interesting post that came through...are you referring to basebal?
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Re: Opinions

mwlefty08 ·
Comparison of High Velocity and Low Velocity Pitch Deliveries Stodden DF, Fleisig GS, McLean SP, Lyman SL, Andrews JR. Relationship of pelvis and upper torso kinematics to pitched baseball velocity. Journal of Applied Biomechanics 17(2):164-172, 2001. Matsuo T, Escamilla RF, Fleisig GS, Barrentine SW, Andrews JF. Comparison of kinematic and temporal parameters between different pitch velocity groups. Journal of Applied Biomechanics 17(1): 1-13, 2001. Stodden, DF, Fleisig, GS, McLean, SP,...
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Re: Service Academy Draftee

mrmom ·
I may just be a little ol' shortstawpmom from Kansas, but I for one am getting upset about a current posters son's name continuing to be brought up in this forum. Regardless if its never been the intention of others to put him in a negative light or not. I have wondered as to why this thread has not been locked yet and then it dawned on me that alot of the conversation going on here is going on by many of the moderators themselves. I am going to be honest here and go out on a limb. Please...
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Re: Coast to Coast baseball, Any Good??

BigDTurn'sMom ·
http://www.coasttocoastathletics.com/
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Re: need some advise

justafan2 ·
Just a fan You said your son was recruited. You say the team is high calibre. Now the coach is an a hole and demeaning etc etc. because as you say he is demeaning and not positive. Matter of perspective. I know you do bot want to hear this but I played for a college coach who was tough demanding and made you do things right and yes I got yelled out. today that is called other things like demeaning and not being positive. different times now. But he was the reason I got into coaching because...
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Re: Roth: Flashes Of Great Play Not Enough For Hillier

Dibble ·
TR first of all I know way more about Duke baseball program than you do. Used to work in the athletic department at Duke before Hiller was there. HIller got the job because he was friends with the AD certain not because of his record at UNC Asheville, He had a losing record there too. They had no problem recruiting top talent at Duke. A top academic college and playing in the ACC and easy sell for any parent. Plus if you can get into Duke, you gonna get all kind of academic aid to attend...
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Re: FutureBackMom's Son Pitched Today

PGStaff ·
From basebal america: Way to go AJ
 
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