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…

Why Do We Do Some Fielding Drills on Our Knees? Fielding Drill…Knee drills for Fielding.

PLEASE FOLLOW/LIKE/SHARE…Thanks!   Why Do We Do Some Fielding Drills on Our Knees? Most people do not realize this…But when a baseball player (infielder) is asked to do drills while being on his knees, many positive things are a direct result!  The player can actually learn and teach himself so much about the proper mechanics…

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

Teaching AGGRESSIVE HITTING

Teaching AGGRESSIVE HITTING I feel that, to really be able to teach Aggressive Hitting, that it needs to be done in a 3-Step Process. #1 – You must 1st state to all of your hitters that, as of this minute, we are all changing our approaches at the plate.  They must know and understand exactly…