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Kevin Horton | Mar 4, 2017 9:59:23 AM

March Break? Baseball Camp can be a HOME RUN!

Winter is quickly coming to an end which means March Break is just around the corner and with parents looking for something a little “different” and fulfilling for their kids, why not consider a March Break baseball camp? With a record number of children playing summer baseball here in Canada, the opportunity to tie in a March Break camp with a sport they love is pretty exciting. The social and team building benefits of camp combined with the discipline and health benefits of training for a sport like baseball always make for an outstanding and lasting impression on the campers.

At a well-run March Break baseball camp, children get the opportunity to be completely focused on the sport, where there are no regular distractions like homework, chores or other friends who don't particularly share the same interest of baseball. It is just baseball. All the time. If they love baseball they should love this kind of a camp. And if they aren’t sure yet whether baseball is a game for them, they will be given the opportunity to find in in an exciting and fun filled environment.

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Topics: baseball camp mississauga

Kevin Horton | Aug 16, 2012 7:33:00 PM

Hitting or Pitching? What Is Causing This Year's Perfect Games?

Baseball history was made yesterday when Felix Hernandez pitched a gem and recorded the 23rd perfect game ever.  His perfect game was the 3rd this year which is a Major League record.

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Topics: hitting, pitching

Kevin Horton | Aug 10, 2012 4:05:00 PM

Canadian Baseball - Not an Olympic Sport?

I've been watching the olympics the last couple of weeks and have really enjoyed them thus far.  There have been a lot of great moments not just for Canadians but for anyone that truly loves competition and personal or team achievements. 

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Topics: canadian baseball, baseball toronto, olympics

Kevin Horton | Jun 26, 2012 7:33:00 PM

How a Baseball Summer Camp Can Improve Your Season - Part 3

In the Part 1 of this series we talked about how working on throwing accuracy in a baseball summer camp can improve your season, and then in Part 2 we talked about the value of sportsmanship and team play and how a summer camp can help with these skills.

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Topics: hitting instruction, video, hitting, hitting drills, baseball camp, summer camp

Kevin Horton | Jun 18, 2012 6:15:00 PM

How a Baseball Summer Camp Can Improve Your Season - Part 2

In Part 2 of this series on how a baseball summer camp can improve your season (Part 1 was on throwing accuracy), we talk about the value of sportsmanship and team play and how a summer camp can help with these skills. (And YES, they are skills)

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Topics: baseball philosophy, baseball camp, summer camp

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