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Virginia Travel baseball website is set up to provide Virginia Travel baseball players an avenue to view which teams are holding tryouts. It is also an avenue for teams to be able to contact one another for possible double headers. We will also have tournaments from around the state from all the travel tournament organizations listed with links to their website should they be provided. If you would like to add your team to the website send us your information at admin@virginiatravelbaseball.com. There is no Charge and the information provided will be listed on the website for other coaches and players to be able to contact teams.

 

NEW CAMP JUST ADDED TO UPCOMING CAMP SECTION CLICK HERE

 

FEB 21st- Umpire/Coaches Clinic hosted by former MLB Umpire Al Clark. This is a great opportunity for coaches and umpires to come together and understand more about the game of baseball from the umpires point of view. Each year Al hosts these clinics all over the country. We are fortunate to have him in our neck of the woods this year. The session starts at 9am and will run til approx 5pm (one hour lunch break at 12pm).  Location will be at 8336 Richmond Road Suite G Williamsburg VA 23185. Go to Upcoming Camp section to sign up to attend. CLICK HERE for Al Clarks BIO.

Topics to be discussed at the Clinic:

 

  Al Clark's Comprehensive One Day Umpire/Coaches Clinic
     I - Mental Aspect
     II - Physical Aspect - (general to eye)
     III - Umpire Basics - (reactions and helpful hints)
     IV - Body Language
     V - Arguments - (good ones and bad)
     VI - Rules
             a. Balks
            b. Interference
            c. Obstruction
            d. Batting out of Order
            e. Awarding Bases
            f. Proper Application of Strike Zone
 
    VII - Mechanics
             a. Home Plate
            b. All Bases
                 one man system
                 two man system
                 three man system
                 four man system
     VIII - Theory
     IX - Review
     X - Poem...WHAT, YOU ASK, IS AN UMPIRE