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…

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…Bunting Drill…Youth to College…With a Special Type of Motivation

Bunting Drill *Have every player on your team bunt off of a live pitcher *Each player has to do the best that he can to get the bunt down in fair territory (should only be bunting strikes) *After each player has had a chance…The entire TEAM runs a sprint for all of the bunts that…

What Makes a Good Coach?  Qualities of a Good Coach…Is it you?

  Are you a good coach?  This BLOG should definitely start to help you find out. 1st of all, let’s just get this right out there in the open.  If you are not a good coach…It is OK.  No one ever said that coaching was easy, and it certainly isn’t for everyone. One of the…

Is Coaching Right for Me? Doing Things for the Right Reasons..A Good Coaching Story

There once was a baseball coach who was having some fantastic results with the players he was working with.  The players were getting better and better on a daily basis, he was forming positive relationships with all of them, learning so much about each and every kid, and seeing them as much more than just…

A Story About Beating the Odds…The Bumble Bee Flying Story

Limitation by definition: a limiting rule or circumstance; a restriction We have all, at one time or another, been told that we could not do something.  Most of the time, it was things like, “Sorry, but you’re not smart enough to do that, you’re not strong enough, or you’re not fast enough.”  It is, most of the…