Monthly Archives: January 2020

Coaching Baseball Outfielders

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When coaching baseball, please don’t neglect your outfielders communication.  Like in the infield, start slowly and make sure they know not only how to handle the ball, but to communicate. We’ve found that the verbal, “ball” is easy to say and hear.  The first to see he can make the play yells, ball, ball, ball, and the other yells […]

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Coaching Baseball Throwing

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 In a T.V. movie recently, an actor told a kid he needed a proper grip to throw the baseball well.  That’s true, but the grip he demonstrated was marginal.  So, when coaching baseball, I recommend starting baseball practice fairly often, more with younger players, with a grip check as described here from the iBook, Practice Baseball to […]

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Coaching Baseball iBook

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 The idea behind the iBook, Practice Baseball to Win, is a baseball coach can show skilled players demonstrating the drills like this one in the practice plan. #Practicebaseballtowin.com.

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Coaching Baseball Warm Up

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When coaching baseball, having players play catch to warm up the arm is routine, but is often overlooked as an opportunity to practice handling and throwing the ball with a purpose.  Doing things repetitively forms habits, and unless movement repeated correctly, you get what you practice.  So, when coaching baseball, insist on good technique like shown in […]

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Coaching Baseball Drill Book

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When coaching baseball, the iBook, Practice Baseball to Win, has practice plans and videos of drills you can show at practice, that will save time and add direction to your season planning.

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Coaching Baseball, iBook

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When coaching baseball, if you have the iBook, Practice Baseball to win, on your tablet, you can show skilled players doing the drills like this at practice. 

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Coaching Baseball Catchers

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 When Coaching baseball catchers, just like the other positions, it is best to start slowly and make sure they know not only what you want them to, but why. The video linked here is one of several, featured in the iBook, “Practice Baseball to Win,” we use periodically as a review of the basics. 

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Coaching Baseball Catchers

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 When Coaching baseball catchers, just like the other positions, it is best to start slowly and make sure they know not only what you want them to, but why. The video linked here is one of several, featured in the iBook, “Practice Baseball to Win,” we use periodically as a review of the basics. 

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Coaching Baseball Bunt Game

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When coaching baseball, a scrimmage gives you live repetitions, review of situations, gets everyone involved, is competitive, and fun.  A bunt scrimmage, as described in the iBook, Practice Baseball to Win, is no exception.  Put a runner on base, if the batter gets the runner over, let him come back and drive him in.  It’s fun and you […]

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