Catching Fly Balls

Catching Fly Balls I have coached for nearly 20 years, at nearly every level except MLB…And in that time, I have said this to countless numbers of people.  I get the same puzzled look from each and every one of them, each and every time that I say it.  With youth players, the hardest thing…

Baserunning advice for coaches from youth to adult…Taught with a very simple acronym.  

Knowing the very simple acronym BOSO will make you a much better baserunner Baserunning – BOSO B – Ball? Where is it? O – Outs? How many? S – Strikes? How many? O – Outfielders? Where are they? <ahref=”https://www.bloglovin.com/blog/18482931/?claim=nn3h8qvzv85″>Follow my blog with Bloglovin

What pitch do you throw/call with the game on the line? Why?

Some possible correct answers: 1-Your pitchers best pitch 2-Pitchers best pitch and having the confidence in that pitcher to throw it at any count! 3-A 3-2 deuce 4-Play the percentages. Stick with the fastball. A good hitter gets out 7 out of 10 times. It’s when you try to get fancy that you make a…

As a hitter, what pitch do you look for with the game on the line?

Some possible correct answers: 1-Fast ball 2-The first pitch that leaves his hand…That I am absolutely sure I can handle.              Next = Put a good swing on it.                    Next = Annihilation.                  …

Warning Stickers on Baseball Bats…I Love It!

How appropriate is this?  I found this sticker on my fungo bat this am! Hahahahaha…Love it!   Side note: Little does this company know…That sticker is certainly not true for all that handle these bats…BUT…It IS definitely that dangerous and then some in this guy’s hands! -Corey Twigg <ahref=”https://www.bloglovin.com/blog/18482931/?claim=nn3h8qvzv85″>Follow my blog with Bloglovin

Baseball Drill…Youth to Adult…The “Football Pass” Outfield Drill

“Football Pass” Outfield Drill for Baseball This drill is done with a group of about 5 players and 1 coach The player who is up faces the coach The rest of the line is behind the coach The coach points over the player’s left or right shoulder The player then “drop steps” and breaks in…

Baseball Drill…Youth to Adult…The “Shuffle and Field” Baseball Fielding Drill

The “Shuffle and Field” Baseball Fielding Drill -Coach Corey Twigg This drill is done up to 4 players and 1 or 2 coaches The coach and the player who is up will be facing one another The coach should get low to the ground (on a knee, a bucket, a chair, or other) The player…