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There are literally millions of hitting drills available on the web right now, many of them are good, but many of them are just plain counterproductive. When you are a looking for a good hitting drill for your player or team, make sure it accomplishes one ore more of the following criteria.
1.) Promote a proper hitting position (body position at foot strike)
2.) Promote decision making and introduces cognitive interference (ideally with ball…Continue
What is your pregame hitting routine and Why? Weighted balls, Soft Toss into net Wiffle balls any other ideas.
In my career coaching youth baseball, I've toyed with different batting order ideas, both to be competitive and to be fair to the players. I was happy to institute a system for tee ball in my league that seemed fair. Our tee ball league has teams play three innings with everyone batting. Just as it should be; outs and runs don’t mean anything. Many of the teams have more than nine…Continue
Added by Marty Schupak on March 16, 2014 at 10:18pm — No Comments
In addition to writing our story on high school travel ball and showcases, P.K. Daniel is viewing things from the inside, as the parent of a 10-year-old boy and a…Continue
Baseball: About five in 75, or about 6.8 percent, of high school senior boys interscholastic baseball
players will go on to play men's baseball at a NCAA member institution.…