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A Hurdle Drill to Help Your Riseball

The riseball’s a killer pitch, so here’s an innovative way to keep it lower, longer. Use this easy drill to make those riseball’s more effective. Riseballs are a great pitch, unless your pitcher throws 'em too high and nobody swings. That’s pretty common when...

 

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A Pitching Pyramid Scrimmage Workout

Looking for a way to mix a pitching workout into a live scrimmage situation, then try this. The pitching pyramid scrimmage workout is a great way to blend a pitching workout into a live scrimmage. Your pitchers pitch in games against real hitters yet spend...

 

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Pitcher/Catcher Relationships

This tip provided by Michele Smith. To help pitchers and catchers work better together think about their relationship this way: Pitchers are the train and catchers are the tracks. The catchers job is to steer the pitchers where she wants her...

 

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Catcher – Foul Balls

Have you ever stood in the dugout excited that your pitcher was able to get their best hitter to pop up a ball foul, behind home plate, only to watch your catcher turn the wrong way, do a few circles...

 

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4 Keys for Your Next Mound Visit

Are you going out to the mound too early, or wondering what to say when you get there? Discover 4 keys for your next trip to the mound. Learn how to maximize your pitching circle visits and help your pitchers get...

 

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Catching – Throwing Footwork

When making a throw down to 2nd base, your catcher will probably need different footwork on an inside pitch than when she catches an outside pitch. Whenever a catcher receives the ball away from her throwing hand she can't take...

 

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Catching – Throwing

Catchers spend most of their time throwing to players that are on the move hustling to cover a base in time to catch the ball and make the tag. To help your catchers with this idea of throwing to a...

 

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