Our two best articles for parents new to baseball will help parents support and encourage their new baseball player.
Resources for Practicing Baseball
- Fun Baseball Drills – Keep practicing fun for maximum benefit!
- Articles on Learning Fundamentals – learn the skills and about the positions
- Essential Baseball Equipment – Learn what you need and do not need to buy for your player
- Our favorite gear – Includes poly wiffle balls you can hit with you metal bat for good at home batting practice!
- Basic mechanics skill sheet for coaches and parents – cheatsheet for coaching fundamentals
- Learning How to Hit a Baseball
- Helping Your Son Become a Pitcher
- Proper warmup & stretching procedure
- He’s Just a Boy – Baseball poem that is a good reminder for all of us.
Learning About Baseball
- Basic Rules – Balks, Infield Fly, Obstruction, Interference
- Learn about more baseball positions: What Position Should I Play?
Educated Sports Parent
We recommend our sister website Educated Sports Parent for great information for parents about sports and parenting.