It’s all about the boys. Only we the parents can screw it up.

As we approach another season, I’m always asked about why I haven’t started travel baseball at BullyBats. I always come back to one thing as I ponder it each year, the parents. As I envision building the grandest “travel ball organization” in the area, I have ultimately decided against it each year. The organization I […]

Matheny

BullyBats Travel Ball Coming Soon…

I have touched on this subject in my blog before, as many parents ask me about travel ball for their sons and daughters. They have also asked me why BullyBats doesn’t have a travel ball team. In this article we will discuss my answers, and start the discussion on our first “travel ball” team here […]

Travel Ball

Four BullyBats Players Sign National Letter of Intent

Congratulations are in order for Kyle Baker, Regan Hidalgo, Brennan McCallister, and Jay Perry. All four of these talented and hardworking players will be continuing there baseball careers at the next level. Kyle Baker Kyle Baker from Charter School of Wilmington will be heading to UD in the fall of 2015 as an outfielder for […]

BullyBats

October’s Top Dog: Brett Walmsley

We are excited to recognize Brett Walmsley as our Top Dog for October. Brett has been in our hitting program for a couple of years now and has really excelled due to his work ethic and passion. We always talk about desire, ability, and technique as the 3 qualities you need in this game to […]

Giants a Dynasty? Can the Royals Duplicate their run again next year?

The Giants It doesn’t matter so much in professional sports, or sports at any level, who “the best” team is over the course of the season. The regular season is a time to learn who you are as a team. You get better along the way, fill in holes as necessary, and play well enough […]

World Series

Start Changing, Before Change is Needed. The Reasons Why Royals are in the World Series.

One thing is certain, the Royals are a fantastic baseball team and they deserve to be where they are. I hope you are enjoying watching them as much as I do, because they play baseball the way the game was designed to be played. But how did they get to the world series while being […]

Fundamental Baseball Swing – Part 2 (“The Load”)

In This weeks newsletter we will discuss part two of the four essentials to a major league swing. If you missed it, check out part one “the Stance”. We call part two of the major league swing is the “Load”. The load may also be referred to by the movements involved, or “stride and separation”. […]

The Load

Fundamental Baseball Swing – Part 1

In the last two articles we covered two parts to being a great hitter; a fundamentally sound swing, and a fundamentally sound plate approach. Over our next four newsletters, we will break down the the first part of the two, with an in-depth breakdown of the fundamentally sound swing. The breakdown will cover the four […]

A Major League Stance

September’s Top Dog: Justin Terranova

We are pleased to announce the Top Dog of September is Justin Terranova. Justin has been training in our hitting program for roughly 2 years now. His hard work and persistence to the mastery of hitting has been paying off. Justin has proven he is a force at the plate with a beautiful left-handed stroke […]

What Makes a Successful Hitter:
Fundamental Plate Approach (Part 2 of 2)

In the previous article, we discussed part one of a successful hitter, a fundamentally sound swing. Here we discuss part two, a fundamental and simple plate approach. This is key having success as a hitter in the long run. We have all heard “failing to prepare = preparing to fail”. Well that holds true in […]

Fundamental Plate Approach