Brendan Akashian, a four-year player at Holy Cross who played three seasons of pro ball, founded Lowell, Mass., based Boomer Baseball in 2020.
One of the most challenging periods in the travel baseball calendar is right around the corner. Travel baseball tryouts are being held for many programs across all age groups. From a director’s perspective, it is a busy time of the year as it requires a delicate balance of roster building with the creation of a successful experience for players, coaches and families.
These coming weeks can pose a lot of questions for players and parents in regard to player placement. Here is my best advice for tryouts to both parents and players.