In the Corner with Dan Hughes

Tips on finding new players during the offseason - setting up a team website and internet bulletin board - keeping stats.

Find much more in my book Managing and Coaching Slowpitch Softball:


Direct download: 011-090129newplayers.mp3
Category:softball -- posted at: 9:11am CDT

In this podcast, we discuss where to hunt on baseball diamonds and football fields.   We also offer some suggestions on how to find those older, abandoned sports fields that may offer up coins of silver rather than clad, and copper rather than zinc.

For more tips and tricks in metal detecting and treasure hunting, see my articles at


Direct download: 011A-sportsfields.mp3
Category:treasure -- posted at: 7:19am CDT

If you're a new softball manager, winter is the time to get started.  Here are some of the things you should be doing.

Many more tips in my book,


Direct download: 010-090115managing2.mp3
Category:softball -- posted at: 2:55pm CDT

There are times for treasure hunters to talk, and times for them to keep quiet.

In this show, we talk about when you should clam up, and what might happen if you don't.

(For the times you should talk, listen to program #051).

More articles on metal detecting and treasure hunting at


Direct download: 010Adonttalk.mp3
Category:treasure -- posted at: 9:29am CDT

100mph bats, including the Freak and the Syn 2, have been banned for one year now. 

How has that ban affected batters?

Check out my website for several articles on hitting, fielding, pitching, coaching, and managing adult slowpitch softball.


Direct download: 009-090101-100mph.mp3
Category:softball -- posted at: 10:56pm CDT