Back Toss Baseball Hitting Drill

Back Toss Drill

Purpose Helps vision and ball tracking, while teaching hitters to keep their hands inside the ball. Drill Setup For younger teams, assign a coach or parent helper to each player, who will

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Baserunning Circuit

Purpose A comprehensive baserunning drill that’s also great for conditioning. Drill Setup You can run this drill in the infield, or set up bases in the outfield at the appropriate distance. Players

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Grounders Only Tee Ball

Purpose In this scrimmage variation, using the tee speeds up the pace of the game and gives your team more repetitions in a shorter time. Hitters can work on their swing

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Bunt Off

Purpose A fun, competitive game that improves bunting accuracy and consistency. Drill Setup Using cones or chalk, mark off an area similar to the diagram below. Split your players into teams of

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Interceptor Baseball Outfield Drill

Interceptor Drill

Purpose To practice fielding line-drive balls using the crossover step and drop step. Also develops outfield communication skills. Drill Setup There are three people involved in this drill: The Coach (CH), the

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Around The Horn Baseball Baserunning Drill

Around The Horn Baserunning

Purpose Helps fielders to thrown with speed and accuracy, while training baserunners to sprint hard and round the bases with proper technique. Drill Setup Split your players into three teams. One team

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On The Run Baseball Outfielder Drill

On The Run

Purpose To practice catching balls while on the run. Drill Setup Players form a single file line with their gloves on as shown. Coach has a bucket of baseballs and stands beside

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One Step Back Partner Throwing

Purpose To improve throwing technique and arm strength. Drill Setup Group your players into pairs based on similar throwing/catching abilities. All players should have a glove, and one player in the pair

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First and Third Baseball Baserunning Drill

First and Third

Purpose A live baserunning drill that will also work on situational defense. Drill Setup Split your players into three teams. One team lines up at home plate, the other two fill the

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Crow Hop Corners Baseball Outfield Drill

Crow Hop Corners

Purpose To practice using a crow hop to generate momentum for long distance throws. Drill Setup Divide your players into groups of fours. Have each foursome make a square shape with about

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3 Ball Throw

Purpose Practices throwing and baserunning in a fun, game-like situation. Drill Setup Split your players into two teams. The offensive team lines up behind home plate. The defensive team lines up behind

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First Base Decision

Purpose A basic drill that helps players learn the technique of rounding first base. Drill Setup You can run this drill in the infield, or just by setting up a home plate

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Second Base Steal Baseball Baserunning Drill

Second Base Steal

Purpose Trains baserunners to read pitchers, understand timing, and get an effective jump to steal second base Drill Setup You can run this drill in the infield, or set up a first

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9 Outs Fielding Drill

Purpose A fun, competitive game that works on fielding situations under game-like pressure. Drill Setup Divide your players into two teams - one takes the field while the others line up at

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Extra Base Hit

Purpose A game-like baserunning drill that helps runners learn when to round first and when to sprint straight through the bag Drill Setup Split your players into three teams. One team lines

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Recovery Drill

Purpose To practice recovering the ball in front of the body after an error or bad bounce. Drill Setup Divide team into pairs, players line up across from each other forming two

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Basketball Power Drill

Purpose Trains hitters to swing through the point of contact and hit for more power. Drill Setup Set up a tee over home plate and place a slightly deflated basketball, soccer ball

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Carry The Team

Purpose A fun, game-like drill that practices hitting, baserunning and fielding. Drill Setup Split your players into three even teams of roughly 4-5 players each. Two teams fill out the defensive positions

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