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Does Your Pitching Velocity Dip During the Season? Here's Why [ARTICLE]

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A high school pitcher trains his butt off during the off-season but stops completely when the season actually begins. I see it all too often. In my opinion, the...... Continue

NCAA Eligibility Center [ARTICLE]

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When the goal is college athletics, the secret to success for many student-athletes often comes down to a simple premise: Knowing what...... Continue

The Importance of Being Aggressive Early at the Plate [ARTICLE]

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As all of my readers know, baseball is a very cerebral game. The difference between winning and losing & succeeding and failing at the game...... Continue

Teaching Players to See the Game for Themselves [ARTICLE]

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A good defensive team does a lot of communicating. They communicate with teammates before the ball is hit and when the play is ongoing. They...... Continue

Outfield Communication [ARTICLE]

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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