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Coaching Youth Baseball

Jul 27, 2020

Want to create a hitting environment on your teams just like professional baseball teams do it? Listen and take notice of the best ways to build a culture of hitting on your youth baseball teams. What is more fun than unleashing your aggressive hitters and dominating the offensive game by outhitting your opponents?...

Jul 9, 2020

We like to help our kids by coaching them during ballgames. Sometimes this might backfire. Especially when kids are batting. Giving too much advice and scolding kids when they chase bad pitches can do some long-term damage to hitters. Listen to Dave and see if you might be over coaching or doing things the right way.

Jun 22, 2020

As a youth baseball coach, are you embarrassed to lose games? You are allowed to lose sometimes. In fact, it is healthy and necessary to lose some games. In order to properly develop the most players teams will likely lose a few more games. You are using more pitchers, catchers and shortstops with kids playing...

Jun 4, 2020

Everyone should know the ‘5’ Tools of baseball skills. This is the basis for player evaluation and physical value that players bring to their teams. The Major League teams use the ‘5’ Tools to grade their players and decide on which players to draft and what round. The ‘5’ Tool player can “do it all” as...

Apr 30, 2020

When we get youth baseball back on the field are things going to be different. What will youth baseball look like? Dave talks about some adjustments that might come out of youth baseball as we look to play ball again. Coach and Play