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A Batting T Drill to Improve Timing

Learning how to swing is one thing, but using that swing properly against a pitcher is something totally different. Hitters can improve their timing with a simple batting T and a protective screen. This hitting drill is pretty simple when it...

 

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Are You an Arrow or the Sun

Do you struggle with getting your players to understand what you’re saying? If so then you might need to switch from being an Arrow to being a Sun. The Arrow approach is very common in coaching, but is nowhere near as...

 

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Could You Coach in the WCWS?

If you’re a softball coach then this was the best weekend of the year – or at least one of them! The Women’s College World Series is the pinnacle of softball, but could you coach there? Do you have what...

 

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Should Your Bunters Tilt or Not Tilt

Having a super-hitting team is great, until you come across that super-pitcher and your hitting goes on vacation. Being able to bunt will win you championships so make sure you know which method is right for you – Straight Bat...

 

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3 Tips for Young Catchers

While catchers don’t seem to get a lot of coaching, they are HUGELY important to the outcome of a game. A great catcher helps make a great pitcher so discover 3 things to improve your catcher today! Catching involves lots of...

 

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