If you’re looking for fresh ideas for [tag]baseball hitting drills[/tag] give this [tag]baseball drill[/tag] a try. It will become a favorite and you’ll see quick improvement in performance.
12 kids divide into 4 groups of three: Home plate – 1st base – 2nd base – 3rd base.
Use whiffle balls: each player gets 12 swings: hitter-pitcher-1st base position 3rd base position.
Goal: lots of reps: safe environment: Work on driving the ball up the middle. Every player in motion, every player on task and kids assisting kids. This takes 7-10 min.
For bunting we use real [tag]baseball[/tag]s, same positions.
Rotate: hitter to first – first to pitch -pitch to 3rd – 3rd to hitter
Have to wear helmets and use their own bats. If equipment was available I would like to use net with real balls and soft toss.