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Outfield Communication [ARTICLE]

by USA Baseball on

The best outfielder communicates well with his teammates. This helps both the other outfielders and infielders to understand where each player is and...... Continue

10 Ways to Improve Your Bullpen Sessions [ARTICLE]

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1. Have a game mindset. A pitcher is going to have to do a lot of thinking during games so it's in their interest to practice that same thinking during...... Continue

This Pitching Recovery Workout Will Help Maintain Your Throwing Shoulder [ARTICLE]

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Pitching is a high-risk, high-reward skill, and small variances - a few inches or miles per hour - can be the difference between a scholarship or sitting...... Continue

Principles of Off-Season Strength and Conditioning [ARTICLE]

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There are fundamental principles that must be considered when preparing yourself for a sport. Baseball presents some very unique challenges in...... Continue

10 Ways To Practice Alone [ARTICLE]

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While the access to solid coaching is much greater today than at any time in our sports history, one thing this has led to is a generation of kids that can't, don't, or won't practice on their own. So here is a list of things you can do to become...... Continue

The Shortstop's Priority When Holding Runners On [ARTICLE]

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There are a boatload of little things that shortstops should do in order to effectively hold runners on at second base. However, one...... Continue

Blocking Tips [ARTICLE]

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The catcher must understand that it is their responsibility and commitment to block every ball in the dirt with runners...... Continue

The Secret to Building a Strong and Durable Baseball Body [ARTICLE]

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With baseball season winding down, players are focusing on off-season training to prepare for next season. When working with... ... Continue

Cutoff Positioning for a Ball Hit to Left Field [ARTICLE]

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As we move into situational defense, we need to address the standard cutoff positioning of the infielders for singles hit to the outfield. This standard...... Continue

Figure 8 Drill for Base Running [ARTICLE]

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When baseball players are asked to run at practice, typically it means sprints of various distances before and/or after practice. Sprints are fine but the...... Continue