The Baseball Youth staff interviews coaches of all levels from all over the country. We talk about anything and everything youth baseball from training and coaching philosophies to team and program management to broader issues facing youth baseball.
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Ep. 15 - Coach Eric Moore - Baseball Youth
In this episode BY's Anthony Grassi sits down with our very own Eric Moore. Coach Moore, who coaches high school ball in Kentucky and oversees BY Elite, gives out tips for youth players transitioning to the high school level to better prepare them physically and mentally.
A ton of valuable insights from a coach with 20+ years of experience coaching at all levels of youth and high school baseball.
E. 14 - Coach Joe Francisco - Team Francisco Notorious 9
Baseball Youth's Anthony Grassi sits down with Coach Joe Francisco, whose Notorious 9 team finished as the #11 team in the 13u rankings for 2019. We chat with Coach Francisco about his organization and its growth, this past season in which the team played 97 games, and how he is getting his players ready for the next level.
Ep. 13 - Coach Marco Cunningham - Alamo Drillers
Alamo Drillers Founder & Coach Marco Cunningham joins us for episode 13 of the Baseball Youth Coaches Show. We discuss the growth of his team and the organization from its beginning in his garage to a perennial powerhouse, what's next for his #2 ranked 12u team, and managing a roster with players from multiple states. We also chat about the amazing NYBC final between the Drillers and the #1 12u team in the nation MVP Hustle Rodriguez, which you can watch at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JpdeufRtK7I.
Ep. 12 - Coach Leo Ruiz - MVP Hustle
We chat with MVP Hustle coach Leo Ruiz after his team was ranked the #2 10u squad in the nation. We discuss the turnover year-to-year for this team since 6u, the successes and failures this past season, what lies ahead in the 11u campaign, and parent management and expectations.
You can find more of our Elite 25 D1 Rankings powered by Triton and custombaseballjerseys.com at https://www.baseballyouth.com/rankings/.
Ep. 11 - Coach Rudy Garcia - MVP Hustle
Ahead of the 2019 BY Elite 25 Rankings, we chat with MVP Hustle coach Rudy Garcia. He had a new 10u squad this year, after his 2018 12u team went 93-2 (insane!). We discuss the transition to a new team for the players and coaches, the outstanding season for the MVP Hustle Garcia squad, and much more.
*Our Elite 25 Rankings will come out at the end of the month so stay tuned to our social media and baseballyouth.com. There are 0 rankings spoilers. [The bleeps are preserving the integrity of the rankings.]
Ep. 10 - Coach Jim DeCarlo - South Tampa Hooks
On this week’s episode, we talk to South Tampa Hooks coach Jim DeCarlo after his team’s championship win at Cooperstown. We discuss how the Hooks’ season has gone, coach walks us through the approach and managing his team through Cooperstown, and he tells the story of the Hooks from beginning to end. One of my favorite stories thus far.
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