6th Annual TBL Celebrates Our MVPs Event
We are excited to host our sixth annual TBL Celebrates Our MVPs! This event is intended to celebrate our MVP players who have physical or other challenges that may prevent them from playing the game of baseball in a traditional setting.
Open to all under 18 years old in Twinsburg and other communities
Baseball game featuring our MVPs and baseball buddies, including live announcements, introductions, and special participating gifts for our MVP players
Post-game pizza and dessert for MVPs, their families and volunteers
NO registration fee! MVP players and their families are all welcome!
To register your child or to volunteer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
"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 VOLUNTEER
It takes a lot of people to put together successfull spring and fall seasons -- preparing fields, running concessions, and hosting special events, clinics and tryouts! Consider registering to serve as a TBL Volunteer!
What this means is that you will receive notice of events or efforts that require additional hands - we recognize that some activities may not be of interest to you or work with your schedule, and that's ok! There is no commitment, but we will always ask!
TBL 2023 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.