Bats can cost as much as 200 or 300 dollars which makes kids playing traveling baseball an expensive investment. But for some parents, the investment is worth it.
People across the Charlotte area are stepping up to help victims of the Oklahoma tornadoes.
Kids as young as eight are spending nine months a year training and playing baseball and they are working as hard as the pros.
Kids, teachers and parents will see increased police patrols at one local middle school Wednesday. The added security comes after a 7th grader brought a loaded gun into the school Tuesday. Students tell us that boy is a known bully.