Saturday, January 15, 2022
12 - 1:30 PM
This event is free. We will provide limited instruction and all-important repetitions for those looking to ready themselves for Tournament Team Tryouts, or those who just want to get an early start to the baseball year.
Pre-registration is required by Jan. 12.
2022 REC TOURNAMENT TEAM TRYOUTS
JANUARY 22, 2022 & JANUARY 29, 2022
TBL will host tryouts for the 2022 Rec Tournament teams on January 22 and 29, 2022 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at The EDGE indoor facility in Twinsburg.
Pre-registration for tryouts is required - register below by Jan. 16:
Tryouts will be held for 8U Coach Pitch through 12U. More information regarding the tournament teams is here.
At this time, with the exception of 8U, parents will NOT be permitted to attend tryouts. One parent may attend for 8U only but masked at all times and remain in a designated area and socially distanced from others.
Additional precautions may be shared in advance to ensure the safety of each participant and volunteer.
Dates and times subject to change if conditions change due to COVID-19.
REGISTER NOW FOR 2022 SPRING REC SEASON!
Twinsburg's 2022 Spring Recreational Baseball registration is open now through February 28th. Late registrations will be accepted March 1-15 but subject to an additional $15 fee. No exceptions will be made after March 15.
Information about each age division is below:
Registration for the Majors and Seniors divisions will be open longer (until April 30th).
*Practice and Game Plan for 2022 Season:
*All dates are subject to change due to any COVID-19 concerns that may arise.
"Twinsburg represents community baseball at its best. Their teams are consistently strong fundamentally and more importantly they play the game the right way; with respect."
Former Cleveland Indians & Current Toronto Blue Jays President Mark Shapiro
DRILLS AT HOME
Basic Throwing of the Baseball:
Coaching Beginner Baseball: How to Throw - link (equipment: glove, ball)
Throwing from the Outfield – link (equipment: glove, ball)
Series of Excellent Fielding Drills – link (equipment: glove, 3 balls)
Fielding Mechanics (indoor / outdoor) – link (equipment: glove, 3 balls)
Fielding Drills (indoor / outdoor) – Link (Drills 1 and 2)
Drop Step (outdoor) – link (equipment: glove, ball)
(focus on first 3:30 of video)
Basic of Load, Stride and Swing (indoor / outdoor) – Link (equipment: bat, balls, tee)
Basic Mechanics of Pitching (indoor / outdoor) – link (equipment: ball, glove)
Become a TBL Umpire
Looking to earn some extra money this summer while being a part of the game you love? Consider becoming a TBL Umpire!
TBL Welcomes new and experienced umpires to become an important part of the Twinsburg Recreation youth baseball experience for local ball players participating in the Spring/Summer and Fall sessions.
Umpires interested in becoming a part of the TBL experience need to complete registration. Competitive pay. Minimum age is 12 yrs old.
Questions? Send all inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Get Involved in TBL!
We are always looking for new TBL volunteers and board members. TBL is an all volunteer, non-city affiliated entity that manages the many different aspects that go along with providing a positive youth baseball experience for well over 1,000 children each year. Our board is a great group of men and women that meets once a month.
TBL 2022 FIELD SCHEDULE
Below is the link to the real time updated TBL master field schedule. Coaches, please schedule practices and rained out game makeups through your league commissioner.
THANK YOU TO OUR TBL SPONSORS!
A reminder to all of our coaches, players and parents ...
1. These are kids
2. This is a game
3. Our coaches volunteer
4. The umpires are human
5. This is not professional baseball
TBL mandates that our volunteer head coaches take an online training course to become registered members of the National Youth Sports Coaching Association and also that they take an online concussion awareness training course. Both courses are also highly recommended for our assistant coaches and any other parents that help out with their children's teams.