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Baseball Hitting Tips & Batting Tips Wood Bats - Maple vs Ash vs Birch Dave Hudgens Hitting Article
20 Great Hitting Tips
50/50 Hitting
By Dave Hudgens
Over 20 great hitting tips for players of all ages! Maple, Ash, Birch & Bamboo: What are the key differences, and which wood is best for baseball bats? A great article by a MLB hitting coach that sheds light on the Linear vs Rotational swing debate.
Dave Hudgens Hitting Article Dave Hudgens Hitting Article Dave Hudgens Hitting Article
MLB hitting coach Dave Hudgens explains the fundamental sequences of the swing. MLB hitting coach Dave Hudgens explains the long term problems caused by using an aluminum bat. MLB hitting coach Dave Hudgens discusses effective communication skills between coaches and hitters.
Dave Hudgens Hitting Article Jordan Hudgens Hitting Article Dave Hudgens Hitting Article
MLB hitting coach Dave Hudgens provides insight and 5 key drills for mastering the curveball. Hitting instructor Jordan Hudgens discusses hitting to the opposite field and using the entire field. MLB hitting coach Dave Hudgens exposes common hitting fallacies that are taught to young hitters.
Dave Hudgens Hitting Article Youth Baseball Practice Article Getting Kids to Practice on Time  Article
MLB hitting coach Dave Hudgens reflects on the many hardships that Dominican players face. Coach Marty Schupak gives advice on how to run an efficient and effective baseball practice. Coach Marty Schupak shares good ideas on how to get kids to practice on time.
Practice When No Field Is Available Article Youth Baseball Parents Meeting Article Bunt Young, Bunt Often Article
Bunt Young, Bunt Often
By Marty Schupak
Coach Marty Schupak on how to still run a great practice even without a field. Coach Marty Schupak on the importance of setting expectations with parents before the season starts. Coach Marty Schupak stresses the importance of bunting.
Pitching Burnout Article Running A Youth Baseball Fall League Youth Baseball Tryouts and The Draft
Coach Marty Schupak discusses how to avoid the over-use of youth pitchers. Coach Marty Schupak on the merits of playing baseball in the fall. Coach Marty Schupak on ensuring a fair tryout process and having a balanced league.
Don't Ever Teach Your Catchers to Frame a Pitch! You Call This Baseball? The Most Wasted 20 Minutes in a Catcher's Life
Coach Dave Weaver sheds light on the 4 laws of good receiving technique for baseball catchers. Coach Dave Weaver discusses taking the pressure off the pitcher and catcher in youth leagues. Coach Dave Weaver on how to structure meaningful use of practice time for catchers.
Fielding Passed Balls Proper Fielding Technique for Bunts How to Handle Foul Pops
Coach Dave Weaver on proper catching technique for passed balls and wild pitches. Coach Dave Weaver on proper catching technique for fielding bunts. Coach Dave Weaver on proper catching technique for fielding foul pops.
Practice Organization Run Quality Practices with Stations The Best Hitting Stations for Baseball Practice
Practice Organization
By Pete Caliendo
Coach Pete Caliendo on how to organize fun and effective baseball practices. Coach Olan Suddeth on how to take advantage of your practice time using stations. Coach Olan Suddeth elaborates on using stations as part of practice.
Increase Batting Power with an Old Tire The Classic Fence Drill Making Practice Fun and Effective
Coach Olan Suddeth on how a tire can help you hit for more power. Coach Olan Suddeth on how the fence drill can correct multiple hitting flaws. Coach Olan Suddeth offers ideas for productive practices that are fun for the players.
The Bucket Drill - Improve Throwing Accuracy How to Select a Proper Youth Baseball Bat Use Colored Dots to Improve Batter Recognition
Coach Olan Suddeth discusses a fun and competitive quick release throwing drill. Coach Olan Suddeth on selecting the right aluminum bat for your youth hitter. Coach Olan Suddeth shares an effective drill for vision training and pitch recognition.
Shorten Your Swing with One Handed Drills Offeason Training Ideas for Hitters The Art of Bunting
The Art of Bunting
By Bryan Sidensol
Bryan Sidensol details an effective drill to build a short, compact swing. Bryan Sidensol on ideas to keep hitters sharp during the offeason. Bryan Sidensol on proper sacrifice and drag bunting technique.
Evaluating a Catcher's Release Rundowns: Slam Dunks of Defensive Baseball What You Have to Know as a Base Coach
Coach Dave Weaver breaks down the 3 components of a catcher's release. Coach Brian Priebe on proper execution of the rundown. Coach Brian Priebe on the fundamentals of base coaching.
"Signing" On and Off: Ways and Means of Running an Aggressive Offense from the Coaching Box and Dugout The Pitcher's Second Shift Hitting Tips
"Signing" On and Off
By Brian Priebe
Hitting Tips
By Ben Boulware
Coach Brian Priebe shares tips for proper use of signs for an aggressive offense. Coach Brian Priebe discusses fielding techniques and responsibilities for pitchers. Minor League Batting Champ offers tips to increase batting average and hit offspeed pitches.
Wood Bats: The Ultimate Training Tool Blocking is the Easy Part Proper Throwing Techniques
How training with wood bats can dramatically help your team's production... Coach Dave Weaver shares tips on passed balls to help youth catchers. Al Dilz gives tips on proper throwing technique for young ballplayers.
A Pitcher's Nutrition Plan Smart Pitchers Set Goals Pitching Success: Reaching a Higher Level
Dan Gazaway shares tips on proper diet for pitchers. No professional athlete gets where they are without having clearly defined goals. Dan Gazaway offers 5 key pitching tips to achieve success on the mound.
Incorporating Proper Pitching Technique Baseball Drills from Pro Tryouts Coaching the Beginning Pitcher: The Third-to-First Move
Throwing the ball correctly is vital to your success as a pitcher! You and your youth ballplayer can learn a lot by visiting a professional baseball tryout. A properly executed 3rd-to-1st pickoff move can kill a rally and get a pitcher out of a jam.
How to Get Greater Bat Speed Baseball Catching Tips from Brent Mayne
Greater Bat Speed Can Make a Winner
By Coach Dennis Nemo Tessicini
Coach Dennis Nemo Tessicini on how to increase bat speed through underload training. A collection of great catching tips from longtime Big League Catcher Brent Mayne.