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“When you play this game 20 years, go to bat 10,000 times, and get 3,000 hits, you know what that means? You’ve gone 0 for 7,000.”Pete Rose
“Baseball is the only place in life where a sacrifice is really appreciated.”Unknown
“Don’t forget to swing hard in case you hit the ball.”Woodie Held
“Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he’s losing; nobody wants you to quit when you’re ahead.”Jackie Robinson
“It never ceases to amaze me how many of baseball’s wounds are self-inflicted.”Bill Veeck
“How can you think and hit at the same time?”Yogi Berra
“Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.”Ted Williams
“I became a good pitcher when I stopped trying to make them miss the ball and started trying to make them hit.”Sandy Koufax
“All good balls to hit are strikes, though not all strikes are good balls to hit.”Dave Winfield
“Baseball is the only sport I know that when you’re on offense, the other team controls the ball.”Ken Harrelson
“To a pitcher, a base hit is the perfect example of negative feedback.”Steve Hovley
“Any time you think you have the game conquered the game will turn around and punch you right in the nose.”Mike Schmidt
“Life will always throw you curves, just keep fouling them off… The right pitch will come, but when it does, be prepared to run the bases.”Rick Maksian
“A baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown divided into nine innings.”Warl Wilson
“Baseball statistics are like a girl in a bikini. They show a lot, but not everything.”Toby Harrah
“He hits from both sides of the plate. He’s amphibious.”Yogi Berra
“The best way to catch a knuckleball is to wait until the ball stops rolling and then pick it up.”Bob Uecker
“A baseball park is the only place where a man’s wife doesn’t mind his getting excited over somebody else’s curves.”Brendan Francis
“You win a few, you lose a few. Some get rained out. But you got to dress for all of them.”Satchel Paige
“I’m never satisfied. I can’t stand satisfaction. To me greatness comes from that quest for perfection.”Mike Schmidt
“Hated to bat against Don Drysdale. After he hit you he’d come around, look at the bruise on your arm and say, ‘Do you want me to sign it?’”Mickey Mantle
“A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives.”Jackie Robinson
“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.”Earl Weaver
“The only way to prove you’re a good sport is to lose.”Ernie Banks
“Sandy’s fastball was so fast, some batters would start to swing as he was on his way to the mound.”Jim Murray, on Sandy Koufax
“Nolan Ryan is pitching much better now that he has his curveball straightened out.”Joe Garagiola
“Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.”Warren Spahn
“Why does everyone stand up and sing ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ when they’re already there?”Larry Anderson
“I don’t want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.”Rogers Hornsby
“You observe a lot by watching.”Yogi Berra
“Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.”Babe Ruth
“You don’t save pitchers for tomorrow. Tomorrow it may rain.”Leo Durocher
“They should move first base back one step to eliminate all those close plays.”John Lowenstein
“I don’t get upset over things I can’t control, because if I can’t control them there’s no use in getting upset. And I don’t get upset over the things I can control because if I can control them there’s no use in getting upset.”Mickey Rivers
“Well, boys, it’s a round ball and a round bat and you got to hit the ball square.”Joe Schultz
“Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday’s success or put its failures behind and start over. That’s the way life is, with a new game every day, and that’s the way baseball is.”Bob Feller
“Winners make goals, losers make excuses.”Anonymous
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Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: Due to the current COVID – 19 situation, we are currently closed on weekends, although we may be at the facility teaching. Just call us and if we are, you’re welcome to come up and hit. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
Team hours: by appointment
Total Baseball 10u Stingrays
We are currently looking for 2 serious and competitive 10 year old baseball players who would like to join our Stingrays 10u travel ball team. Please call Todd Buczek at (205) 616-8161 for a tryout or more information.
Winter Off-Season Throwing and Core Program
We will be starting our winter off-season throwing and core program on Sunday, November 15. It will run every Tuesday (7-8 pm) and Sunday (2-3 pm) through Sunday, February 14. Due to Covid -19 complications we will be keeping the class small…no more than 15 kids so register early as this program sells out every year. Please download the registration form attached or call (205) 941-0105 for more information…Hope to see you there!!!