"Shaun, I throw side-arm. So all I do is position my fingers like a 2-seam fastball, on the seams at the narrowist point. I do not apply much pressure. The ball sinks just enough that the batter tops the ball to get a ground…"
"I want a pitcher that can get batter's out. There are 3 components to a pitch - location, velocity, movement. Velocity is a metric that is hard to improve. Location can be controlled by reducing velocity. Great movement with great control…"
"Maybe it was the football coach that day?
Ok. I'm not an expert here, but this story is unbelievable. Sorry to hear about your son. Strength training is fine off-season. It builds extra muscle mass that protects the joints from stress, and can…"
Take a look around the site... among other things here, you can customize your own page, upload photos, audio, and videos, blog, and create group and team pages.
Will you please invite your friends, teammates, and fellow coaches to join? Just click HERE, enter their email addresses, and click "send".
We've also just recently added the LIVE "Clubhouse Chat" feature. You can chat publicly with CheckSwing community or privately with a friend. It's located on the right-hand side of all CheckSwing.net pages.
Also, you can use CheckSwing.net to track responses to events such as tryouts and tournaments. Your players can customize their pages as their baseball resumes and get free exposure in the growing baseball community. Let me know if you need any help setting things up.
Joel- Welcome to CheckSwing! Please take a look around, make new connections and have a great time on the site. If you could invite your friends, coaches and teammates to join us as well that would be great. Enjoy!