In this 36-minute episode, you'll learn:
- the extent of baseball parent problems in travel ball compared to rec
- how parents can educate themselves if they've never coached before
- when should parents allow their kids to start pitching
- when should parents consider starting professional lessons
- two ways parents can tell if their kid is genuinely interested in something
- how parents can handle high-pressure games
- whether travel team-hopping is appropriate
- whether parent meetings are helpful
- what topics parents may want to discuss at parent meetings that aren't typically addressed
- how to handle situations where the coach really is wrong about something
- how to defuse situations that might escalate with a stubborn coach
- how parents should deal with fellow team parents who talk about the coach behind his back
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