The Bullpen Brothers Team

"To be the best you have to train like a champion."

Ken Eckardt - Owner

Ken has over 40 years of youth coaching experience after excelling as a Division I football player. He served as the CAA board President from 1980-1987. Ken transitioned to American Legion Baseball in 1989. He managed Ballwin Legion from 1989-2008. He currently serves as Ballwin Legion Athletic Director, 10th District Legion President and State American Legion Commissioner. Ken is also an inductee to the Saint Louis Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame.

Brandon Eckardt - Owner

Brandon played for Lafayette High School and Ballwin American Legion. He received an athletic scholarship to play "1A" Jr. College Baseball and completed his education playing for Phil Bradley at Westminster College. Brandon's coaching experience began managing Ballwin American Jr. Legion in 1996. He currently serves as the General Manager for Llywelyn's Bombers youth baseball program.

Kenny Eckardt - Owner

Kenny has coached and played at all levels to include being an Atlanta Braves draft pick as a pitcher in the early 90's. He teaches young athletes to develop standards, integrity, and the will to accomplish reasonable goals set forth that will lead them to success in the game of baseball; as well as life lessons. Baseball is a game of failure and the ability to cope with adversity from time to time as a competive baseball player is vital. Kenny teaches an approach that teaches both the game as well as other mental skill sets to achieve at the highest level.