Category Archives: Drills

Be A Better Catcher – Relax

We’re going to start a series about catching, and provide some of our tips about how to get better.  Being a better catcher in baseball is a challenging job, and it takes a lot of hard work. Our first tip, is to relax. Please follow us on Twitter to receive great advice […]

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Baseball Coaches Need To Focus Too

If you’re anything like me (and if you’re reading this I assume you are), you run across a million pieces of advice about baseball coaching and drills for players, and you’re not quite sure who to believe or what to use. I wrote an article about how a lot of online coaches […]

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Tips For Making Baseball Practice More Intense Part 2

Making Baseball More Intense Is Smart Making a baseball practice more intense is very important to develop players who are mentally tough and ready to compete at a high level.  This is part two in our series of how to do it. If you missed our first entry in this series on […]

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Hitting Drill For More Power – The Happy Gilmore

Hey Guys, Today I wanted to write about a hitting drill that I see a lot, and often think is misused. First of all, if we want to hit the ball with more power, we need to involve our body more.  This means getting our legs involved and incorporating a very athletic […]

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Good Hitting Drill – Front Toss Tee Drill

You Can’t Ever Have Enough Hitting Drills It isn’t often (is it ever?) that a coach or player stops looking for a good hitting drill.  Hitting is hard, we all know that.  So anything that promises to make hitting even slightly easier is something worth checking out. The key for us when […]

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Baseball Hitting Drill – Two Ball Toss

There are a lot of baseball hitting drills that we think could be much better with a simple twist added to them.  Almost every baseball coach does short toss for batting practice.  This hitting drill is a variation on that drill.  It adds a second baseball, and elevates the simple short toss […]

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Tips For Making Baseball Practice More Intense

Creating A More Intense Baseball Practice We get asked all the time what we do to make baseball practices more intense, more focused.  We believe that baseball players need to prepare for competition by doing more than just rolling baseballs around for 3 hours and leaving.  Hitting in the cages is great […]

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Great Baseball Hitting Drill – Two Tees

Two Tee Hitting Drill One of the goals for a hitter in baseball is to be able to react quickly, especially to something he may not expect. Seeing that a pitch is a curveball is hard enough, doing it in time to then react to it can be extremely difficult.  It’s important […]

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Better Pitching Mechanics – Loading The Hips Part 1

  I wanted to share some videos and drills today which are vital in improving pitching mechanics.  The topic here is loading the hips, which is pretty complex so I’ll pick one certain aspect of it for right now; Storing energy in our hips for a longer period of time so that we […]

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Great Pitching Drill For The Bullpen

A Pitching Drill That Requires Focus and Intensity We’re huge fans of drills which truly prepare our players for the games, and this one does that.  There is far too much time wasted on the field, at the plate, and in the bullpen by players who are just going though the motions. […]

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