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A Challenging Pitching Workout That’s Fun

Looking for a challenging pitching workout that combines control, pressure and fun. I’ve got one for you. A perfect pitching workout for this part of the season. This time of year workouts can get boring and routine. It can be difficult to create new workouts...

 

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The Power of Practice

Practice makes perfect, doesn’t it? Make sure your practices have the greatest chance of improving your players. For many, practice is just around the corner. Before you start, read this. Softball season is just around the corner which means players and coaches...

 

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Practice – Planning

When planning your practices be sure to teach skills based on a progression going from easiest and building up to hardest. Take individual defense - the progression would be: First teach your players to Catch & Throw, then Catch &...

 

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Are You Teaching the Whole Elephant?

If you focus on mechanics and are still frustrated that your players can’t perform simple skills in games, I‘ve got a solution for you. You might be surprised to learn that the answer lies with 6 blind guys and an elephant. I...

 

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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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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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