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Softball Training Tip: Throwing On The Run

Aug 20th 2018

In this youth softball drill, Jennie Finch, warms up the girls with a "throwing on the run" drill. This is an excellent softball drill for getting players moving and fired up before practice or a … read more

Five Principles Of Coaching Baseball

Posted by SZ Staff Writer Coach Bob McCreary on Aug 20th 2018

The video below is a presentation I gave recently to a group of youth baseball coaches. I was the keynote speaker of the event and therefore focused on some bigger, more general concepts within coach … read more

Pull Backs

Posted by SZ Staff Writer Coach Bob McCreary on Aug 16th 2018

Another great exercise that targets your rotator cuff and shoulder blade muscles. Both of these muscle groups will help to keep you shoulder strong and healthy throughout the baseball season. … read more

Why don’t more catchers drop a knee?

Posted by SZ Staff Writer Coach Bob McCreary on Aug 15th 2018

Being a catcher has to be the most physically demanding job on a baseball field. Heck, my knees hurt just warming up a pitcher for a few throws. I can’t imagine squatting down day in and day out ove … read more

3 Steps to Ignite Your Players Passion

Posted by Cindy Bristow on Aug 15th 2018

Could your players stand to be a little more excited about things? If you’re like most coaches on most days and your answer is a resounding YES then check out 3 ways to help Ignite Your Player’s Passi … read more