It's that time of year! For most baseball fans, it means the end of another season. But for youth league administrators, things are just beginning. Make CoachDeck part of your 2019 plan to ensure that coaches run fun and educational practices every time they are on the field!
In this issue: Due to a glitch last month, Doug Bernier's great article on the science of running to first base wasn't published. The second time is a charm! Great read for coaches and players. Brian Gotta has a take on coaches who say they have players who "don't want to be there." And if you're a parent you'll want to read John O'Sullivan poignant explanation of how sports is about connection.
It's time to start thinking about the 2019 season. The most important thing on the list should be safety! Your league needs the SAFE Baseball/Softball Online Safety Course by SAFE Baseball. Watch this 90-second video and you'll agree!
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