This episode we interviewed Lale Esquivel, coach of the Texas Canes Elite. His 12u team went 101-0 for their 2020 season. They also:
Won 5 USSSA Super NITs, including 2 at 13u AAA level
Won the 2020 12u USSSA Wilson DeMarini Elite World Series
Won the 2020 12u Perfect Game National World Series
Ranked #1 Team in Nation by USSSA and TravelBall Select (and probably everyone else)
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Who said girls can't play baseball?
This episode we interview two young ladies currently playing baseball, and another woman who played baseball all the way to high school.
On Deck: Lale Esquivel - Coach of the Best 12u Team in the Nation
This episode we are discussing the Great Lakes Loons baseball team located in MIdland, MI.
Many people do not know this but the Great Lakes Loons baseball team is the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Low- A Minor League baseball affiliate since the teams' inception in 2006. The 2020 World Series Champions, the LA Dodgers, have 13 players that were once Loons players. The Great Lakes Loons were also the Midwest League Champions in 2016.
We interviewed Chef Andrea Noonan, the Executive Chef and Director of Food Operations at the Great Lakes Loons at Dow Diamond Stadium. Chef Andrea gives us the inside scoop of the Great Lakes Loons ball club, including special player diets, players favorite snacks, meal and game time planning, and fan favorite foods at Dow Diamond Stadium.
We interview several girls, who are playing or used to play baseball, and discuss their challenges.
"When I got cut, I didn't blame the coach... I obviously wasn't good enough. If I was good enough, I would have made the team. There obviously were weaknesses, or things that I could improve on." - Chad
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