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Dale Mayo

Location:
Camby, IN

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Men's 50

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May 28, 2014
Mario
Topic: General and miscellaneous
Discussion: masks

mad dog i'm just stating what I have personally seen. I don't hit at the pitcher, there are times i'll hit middle but almost always don't hit him. I'm just telling what I have expeienced sine the home run rule change. The reason that SPA did not make it a mandatory rule for pitchers to wear face mask is they know the big hitters can still swing away when HR's are gone. SSUSA knew that the pitcher would be at risk with the new HR rule thus the mask rule. I agree that it should not be a factor, but I'm also a realist and have to tell what I have experienced. As a Major Plus player I don't want anyone to get hurt because we are out of HR's and an infielder gets hurt because someone was trying to keep it in the park. It just makes no sense to me that we get to use the best bats in the universe and they make changes that could get someone hurt. Thats all I'm saying!!!!
May 28, 2014
Mario
Topic: Rules of the game
Discussion: New DBO HR rules for 2014

Hitting up the middle has definitely increased. I say go back to it being a wolk or a single just for safety sake.
May 28, 2014
Mario
Topic: General and miscellaneous
Discussion: masks

Because they use the single or walk after HR's are used up. At least they do in the Major plus division.
May 28, 2014
Mario
Topic: Rules of the game
Discussion: Home run rule for handicapping

Robo2 hit the nail right on the head!!!! The biggest thing for me at our age is safety. It makes no sense at all to me to want people to hit the ball at someone with these bats we use. If not unlimited then make it a walk or a single. I know I would not want someone to hit the ball up the middle if I was pitching. In the lower divisions maybe, but not in the Major or Major plus division.
May 21, 2014
Mario
Topic: Tournaments
Discussion: larksville, Indiana tournament

Would you let a 50 Major plus team in this tourney?
May 19, 2014
Mario
Topic: Bats
Discussion: Mike Macenko's Ultra 2's.......

Crusher I swing a 30oz.
May 18, 2014
Mario
Topic: Bats
Discussion: Mike Macenko's Ultra 2's.......

Hit my new Big Cat end load today on a baseball field. 330' down left field line, 345 to center field. 2nd swing went 340'. Took 118 swings with it and hit 57 HR's. There is a second fence 77' past the 330' fence, making that fence 407'. After about 50-60 swings the sound of the bat changed and i hit 10 balls over that second fence. I probably hit 20-30 balls that landed 10 ft. short of the second fence. The bat changed sound again at about 70-80 swings. All I can say is if your an end load guy, you are going to love this bat. Due to the 1 oz. end load your bat speed will increase. The guy i was hitting with said that my bat speed was faster with this bat. This just proves to me what they say about end loads. It will increase your bat speed. Oh and by then way,I have never gotten more than 80 swings with any Miken before today. I believe its as hot as any bat on the market and so far no durability issues. Thanks to Miken and to Mike Mecenko we have another great bat to choose from!!!! It made me feel like the bats of old!!! I love this bat!!
May 17, 2014
Mario
Topic: Bats
Discussion: Mike Macenko's Ultra 2's.......

Just got my 30 in the mail yesterday and can't wait to get out and hit with it. I love the feel of the extra end load!!!!
April 30, 2014
Mario
Topic: Rules of the game
Discussion: Illegal player

SSUSA what happens when a team uses a player that has not yet turned the age of the bracket said team is in. For example , what if a guy is 49 and plays for a 50 and over team. I know you can play if you turn in the same year, but what if the player just turned 49 and then he and the team gets caught? What happens to the player and team?
April 23, 2014
Mario
Topic: Players looking to join a team
Discussion: 48 year old looking for team

I have a friend who is wanting to play on a 40 or 45 and over team. He lives in Louisiana and is east of the Mississippi river. Please call me at 317-670-0257 or e-mail me at bigmario2568@gmail.com and I give you his info.
April 17, 2014
Mario
Topic: Players looking to join a team
Discussion: 40+ in the midwest

68Levi -Mike I sent his name and phone number to you from bigmario2568@gmail.com.
April 15, 2014
Mario
Topic: Players looking to join a team
Discussion: 40+ in the midwest

Hey I got a guy who is 48 and wants to play some ball. He lives in Louisiana and used to play Major ball. Any 40 or 45 teams next to Louisiana want a big time hammer, give me a call and I'll let you know who it is. 317-670-0257. Or e-mail me at bigmario2568@gmail.com
April 15, 2014
Mario
Topic: Bats
Discussion: Reebok Melee end loaded bat

I had a senior Melee Legend end load last me 1400 hundred swings last year. No senior bat has ever come close to this bat in my opinion. I wish they would keep making it.
April 15, 2014
Mario
Topic: Bats
Discussion: Reebok Melee end loaded bat

I had a senior Melee LEngend end load last me 1400 hundred swings last year. No senior bat has ever come close to this bat in my opinion. I wish they would keep making it.
April 15, 2014
Mario
Topic: Tournaments
Discussion: brickyard

OKI 50+ Major+ will be there.
Feb. 26, 2014
Mario
Topic: Players looking to join a team
Discussion: Itch to play again

Cliff how do we get a hold of you?
Feb. 24, 2014
Mario
Topic: Bats
Discussion: Reebok Barrage update

Adiktiv, just crious, what was the temperature where you guys were hitting?
Dec. 13, 2013
Mario
Topic: General and miscellaneous
Discussion: players please respond to rule changes

Lets vote on this. State your Major plus team and how you vote on DBO's.
Dale Mayo #10 OKI softball 50 Major Plus
I vote NO!!
Dec. 13, 2013
Mario
Topic: General and miscellaneous
Discussion: players please respond to rule changes

They are trying to dummy down the game. Just like tee ball , they want everyone to be happy. Well, that will never happen, not one Major plus player would want this DBO. I agree that they should do something , but this is not the answer. By the Mulewhipper, the HR rule in Major plus is 9 not 10 as you stated. Not that is a big deal, but it could be now that its an out after 9. Go back to aluminum bats and blue dot balls. THen the HR hitters would hit them and you would not have to worry about guys hitting them when that are not supposed to. At least go back to the limit of 12 per game for Major plus. This way there is a difference in the Major and Major plus division. Right now not much difference at all. So no Major team will ever want to move up with these stinking rules!!!!
Dec. 6, 2013
Mario
Topic: General and miscellaneous
Discussion: SSUSA AND SPA MEETINGS

I agree with Jawood on the Major plus rules, but if you just did away with the impact player rule in SPA I could live with the rules the way they are. Why would you ever limit the best players in the top division? I would always go for unlimited HR's runs per inning and no run rule. Just like the old ASA super rules, but I also know the time limit will get in the way. I think there should be no time limit on games for the Plus division. The batters box should be moved forward the length of the plate. When they made the plate a stike they in essence moved the strike zone forward, but did not move the batters box. For some one as tall as I am, this creates more of an issue than for my shorter team mates. If you moved it forward the length of the plate this would resolve this issue. Or as someone stated above do away with the front line. Either one would work.
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