News from the Dallas Tigers Baseball Club

Blake Beavan, Dallas Tigers Tryout

Blake Beavan to Open Dallas Tigers Ft Worth

Blake BeavanFormer first round pick in the MLB Draft and Dallas Tiger alum, Blake Beavan, will be opening the newest location and teams in Ft Worth!  Check here for tryout information and upcoming teams.

More COACHES needed!  The interest in Dallas Tigers Ft Worth has been extraordinary and we already have nearly a dozen teams coming together before tryouts have even happened.  BUT the player interest has been even greater so we need baseball guys to coach and instruct as more teams form. For information about coaching with the Dallas Tigers Ft Worth, please contact Blake Beavan: blakebeavan15@yahoo.com  OR  (214) 533-1247

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Being born & raised in the Lone Star State, Blake Beavan considers himself a true Texan. Growing up in Irving, TX he started playing select baseball with the Dallas Tigers at an early age. His teenage memories are filled with tournaments, traveling, and baseball friendships.

Blake attended Irving High School where he played Varsity all four years and led his senior team to win district. This was the first district title the school had held for baseball in 20 years. He was invited to play for the Youth Olympic team at 16 and the Junior Olympic team at 17. One of his favorite baseball experiences was at 17, pitching in Cuba against Cuba, where he pitched a 9 inning shut out.

Blake went on to be the Rangers 2007 first overall pick and started his professional career. In 2010, before his first start in the Rangers Triple A, Blake was traded to Seattle along with other team mates for Cliff Lee. Blake would have his major league call up with the Mariners in 2011 and continue his MLB career with them for the next four years. In 2015 spent the season with Arizona Diamondbacks.  Blake uses his baseball platform to reach another passion, kids.

He truly enjoys giving back to the future athlete and believes in sharing his God given blessings of knowledge and skill to impact the youth in a positive way.

Blake Beavan

MLB Draft

2017 MLB Draft with Dallas Tigers

MLB Draft

Congratulations to these young men getting the opportunity to play professional baseball.  The Tiger family wish you all the best!

Dallas Tigers in 2017 MLB Draft

2nd Round : Colorado Rockies, Ryan Vilade

4th Round : New York Yankees, Caanan Smith

7th Round : Houston Astros, Parker Mushinski

9th Round : New York Yankees, Austin Gardner

9th Round : Texas Rangers, Tanner Gardner

10th Round : Detroit Tigers,  Garrett McCain

16U Dallas Tigers East Looking for OF/P, MI/P and PO

Dallas Tigers Toal 16U at Dallas Tigers East is looking for OF/P, MI/P and PO.

Contact Coach Toal at 817-480-7446 or Michael Farmer at 214-763-9319 or email dallastigersbaseball2019@gmail.com.

Collin Storms

Collin Storms Commits to OU

Another Big 12 guy! Collin Storms (2017 grad) has signed with University of Oklahoma baseball. Proud for you Collin!

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Ben Kelly Commits to Texas A&M

Long time Dallas Tiger, Ben Kelly, commits to Texas A&M Aggies. Congratulations Ben! Proud for you!

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Early Commits & Signing for NCAA D1 Baseball

Congratulations to three Dallas Tiger 2019 graduates on their recent commits to play college baseball.  Jacob Meador has verbally committed to TCU (Go Horned Frogs!).  Preston and Austin King (The King Twins) have committed to play at University of Oklahoma (Boomer Sooner!).

Also, congratulations to a Tiger Alum, Calvin “Cal” Hernandez on his signing with Oral Roberts University (ORU).  Cal was on the Cisco College NJCAA World Series team this past season as well.  Proud for you Cal!

Proud for all you guys!  This is what its all about.

Jacob Meador TCU

 

Preston and Austin King OU

 

Cal Hernandez ORU

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Tiger Players Represent in Young Men’s Service League

Dallas Tiger players are involved in their communities and schools on and off the field. Eight current players were part of the inaugural graduating class of Coppell Chapter of Young Men’s Service League. Young Men’s Service League is a non-profit organization that initiates and encourages young men and their mothers to pursue philanthropic involvement in their community and provides an opportunity to enhance mother/son relationships.

Eight of the 29 graduating members were Dallas Tiger players. Ray Gaither, Ben Kelly, Myles Paschall, Chas Pedersen (Chas had the most service hours over 4 years: 157.5), Austin Sanford, Shane Steiger, Tate Trueblood, and Paxton Zaves. Overall, the inaugural class logged over 5,251 service hours at various local charities and community non-profit organizations.

Proud for you boys! Wish all the success in college!

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Dallas Tigers Tour Arizona State Baseball Facilities

On a recent baseball tournament trip to Phoenix, Arizona, the 14U Dallas Tigers were treated to a tour of Arizona State baseball facilities in Tempe, Arizona.  Arizona State Baseball took over Phoenix Municipal Stadium in 2015 as their home field.  Winkles Field-Packard Stadium at Brock Ballpark, located in Tempe, was the home of Arizona State baseball from 1974 to 2014.

“What a place to play college baseball,” commented Coach Tommy Hernandez.  “This is what it’s all about …our guys preparing for college baseball. Part of the preparation for our players goes beyond practices and games.  We want them to see, feel, and experience some of these baseball facilities to see what is in store for them.  This tour definitely had an impact on our boys.”

Arizona State baseball is in the PAC-12 Conference South Division, and has the #1 winning percentage among the entire conference.  They are coached by Tracy Smith.  Learn more about ASU baseball here.

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Elite Five Tool Fit

Elite Five Tool Fit – Baseball Training

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Steve Hecht Interviewed on Sports Medicine Radio

Dr. Dan MuntonOur very own Steve Hecht recently did a radio interview with Dr. Dan Munton on the popular Sports Medicine Radio show Dox N Jox. Listen in as he gives insight into The Hecht Effect which fully explains in his book. To listen click here.

Steve is the author of The Hecht Effect, Simple and Powerful Tools to Improve Performance. He prepares athletes and coaches to succeed from the inside out. Mental and emotional tools and training are essential for maximizing performance potential. The Hecht Effect provides athletes and coaches a path to mental and emotional success.

steve-hechtThe Hecht Effect is a book that was developed in locker-rooms, clubhouses, and on athletic fields for athletes and coaches. Steve has been in baseball for 30 + years, both as a player and Major League Coach. The Hecht Effect is an intense focus of what works to improve athletic performance at the highest level. Athletes and coaches learn “how” to enhance performance, while the “why” becomes secondary to results.