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Defense – Calm Minds

To help your defense make better plays get your defensive players to calm down their minds. The offense wants the defense to have busy and hectic minds filled with hesitation and confusion. Instead drill your players while on defense to...

 

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7 Ways to Win More Games

Everybody wants to win more games, but not everybody has great pitching or power hitting. What if winning wasn’t based on that, but instead, on 7 key measurables.   Use my Team Production Worksheet to see how your team stacks up with...

 

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3 Ways to Win the Close Ones

Even with incredible pitching, tight games will come down to a single play resulting in the difference of a single run. Is your defense ready? Check out 3 ways to improve your defense and win more close games. When your defense boots...

 

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Defensive Strategy: Fielding Tip

Teach your Left and Right fielders that anytime a ball is hit between where they're playing and the foul line, that the ball is going to keep moving toward the line. Too often outfielders chase a ball like this and...

 

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Rundowns

Rundowns occur at different times throughout the season and our teams could really benefit from being better at them. Here are a few tips on how to improve your Rundows: Always follow your throw (instead of backpeddling to where you came...

 

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Get Extreme to Mixup Your Pitching Workouts

Boring pitching workouts create bored pitchers, and bored pitchers are very hittable. To improve your pitcher’s movement and control try this extreme target pitching practice. Too often pitchers avoid practicing their weaker pitches and locations which leads to weak pitches and...

 

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How to Get More Tag Outs

Tagging runners out might seem like it has everything to do with the throw. But, you might be surprised to learn there’s a secret in how you make the tag. There’s actually an art to the way your infielders receive a...

 

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