For many of us, baseball is just beginning. Just head to any indoor training facility and you will see it packed with various baseball teams of all ages gearing up for the Spring 2012 season. Some teams have already decided where they will be playing come April but there are many who still haven't committed. To those teams that are still looking for a league, here is what Long Island has to offer for the Spring 2012 season (In alphabetical order).
In an effort to better serve our members, NY Baseball Network is developing a database of players that are looking for teams. This database will be available to those teams that have subscribed to either the Advertise Your Tryouts or Showcase Team options.
This information will be available to you within the…Continue
One of our New Year's Resolutions for 2012 is to create contests for our members. We have already lined up some nice contest prizes so now we need some contests to help us give this stuff away! Here are some of the ideas that we have come up with...
When kids get upset about not getting a base hit every time at bat, just quote them this....
"During my 18 years I came to bat almost 10,000 times. I struck out about 1,700 times and walked maybe 1,800 times. You figure a ballplayer will average about 500 at bats a season. That means I played seven years without ever hitting the ball." ~Mickey Mantle, 1970
I know it probobaly won't help, but it is funny way of looking at the game of baseball. I…Continue
The owners of the "Field of Dreams" in Dyersville, Iowa, have finally found a buyer — more than a year after planting a "for sale" sign in the ground along with their corn.
The original list price of the property made famous by Kevin Costner and Ray Liotta was $5.4 million, but a sale price…Continue