This is a drill can be run anywhere on the field! The ball is not thrown in this drill. This drill is focused on footwork and the player developing the proper muscle memory for both the transfer and pivot steps.
Outfielders work on catching both the ball hit in front of them and the ball hit behind them in this fielding drill.
Purpose This drill helps players learn to make a leaping catch over their heads - useful for high line drives or bad throws for fellow fielders Set Up Player and partner stand roughly
This drill helps players learn to make a leaping catch over their heads. This skill is very useful for high line drives or bad throws for fellow fielders.
The object of bunting is to deaden the ball as it hits your bat, causing the ball to roll away from the catcher and toward either the first or third baseman. But you don't want the ball to roll too quickly! This hitting drill helps players develop proper bunting technique and timing.
Here's a great fielding drill to practice using the underhand flip to get force outs at second base.
This fundamental hitting drill teaches the batter not to lift front arm, which causes him to drag the bat head and have a long, slow swing.
Here's a fun, game-like drill that practices hitting with a count that favors the pitcher.
Here's a fun, game-like drill that practices hitting, baserunning and fielding. You can use ghost runners to advance on the bases as necessary , or if one team has fewer players than the others, one player can be given two outs to use.
This drill helps the batter see the ball better and pick up and follow the ball better out of the pitcher’s hand. Batter should be anticipating the ball leaving the coach’s hand so that he is yelling ball right when the coach throws it.
With kids under six, playing a scrimmage usually results in a lot of standing around, boredom, or goofing off. This modified version allows you to get more game-like reps for your players, keeps them active and engaged, and helps them learn the roles of the infield positions.
This is a fun drill that teahces how to execute a run down so even the fastest baserunner can’t escape!
Pitcher works on covering first base when ball is hit to right of first baseman in this pitcher fielding drill.
Intent of this drill is that there is a runner on third and pitcher must field the ball and get it to catcher quickly to get the out at home.
This pitching drill focuses on rolling the back foot over, so that the knee is released and energy is transferred throughout the body.