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Too many times during the course of a youth baseball season we coaches neglect to practice a lot of things we take for granted. Here are three things I make sure we practice every year:
1) Catching a foul ball near a fence
I've been burnt seeing too many foul balls drop near a fence as tentative youth players are just watching. Line your team up and do the "Fence Drill" throwing…Continue
You’ve probably never thought about it before. Do I wear my glove wrong? Sounds like a stupid question.
You put your hand all the way into your glove. You have 5 holes in your glove for your fingers and you put the 5 fingers into those holes. The bottom pad of your palm does not show. For some people they like to keep their index finger outside of the glove and for some people they like to keep their index finger into the glove. That’s…
You've probably seen one of the many TV shows where people rehab old houses or rebuild old cars and make them look great. Did you know you can do the same exact thing with your baseball glove?
Quality baseball gloves are expensive and by re-lacing and reconditioning your glove it can add years to one of your prized possessions... your baseball glove.
CheckSwing is teaming up with …Continue
This video blog post discusses the importance of, and how to throw a change up at the youth and high school levels. Make sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to collect your free "Throwing a Change Up Success" checklist
Around little-league parks, and even on the back fields of certain schools and…
This documentary is a few years old, but I just discovered it. It's telling the story of Darryl Strawberry, Eric Davis and a group of other ballplayers who worked out together at a park in Los…Continue
I will be managing the San Diego Force, a Collegiate Baseball Team in the Southern California College league, which ultimately will end up at the NBC World Series in Wichita in late July. I need a…Continue
COACHING & TRAINING OPPORTUNITY Join our team as a Professionally Certified Baseball Coaches, Trainers and Instructors for Yourself and/ or Predator USA, where we are “Building Players for the…Continue
I would like to thank Tom Bednark from Barnstable Bats for his efforts to support American ball players over seas. Your willingness to share your knowledge and advice is truly appreciated, and will…Continue
Zoned Baseball Jobs OpenFor 2016 - All Age GroupsHead Baseball Coach and Assistant Baseball Coach - Zoned RedHawks, Bridgewater, NJLocation: Practices and Games throughout NJGeneral RequirementsMust…Continue
This is a controversial discussion and I am hoping someone without financial bias nor self interest can shed light on this.Dr Andrews has been givien GODS respect as holding the holy grail to…Continue
Hello everyone. Thank you to all who have welcomed me so far as a new member. I am an American who has been involved with baseball for over 50 years as a player, coach, and most recently a bat maker.…Continue
Hello all:The White Plains Tigers - 2015 Westchester/Putnam MSBL champions are looking to add a catcher. Division is 28+, but the team still has allowances available for players as young as 21.We…Continue