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How To Get A Good Grip On The Baseball.

Let me first start by saying that this article is not intended to show pitchers how to cheat.  This is simply information for pitchers to use if they chose to do so.  I have used seen these “tricks” and they do provide a better grip on the baseball. As a pitcher that has pitched across the globe, I have noticed ...

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Perfection is Overrated – Consistency Is Where Its At.

Do you get frustrated when you just cant throw a strike or you just cant make contact?  Does you confidence rise and fall with every hitter you face or every blooper you crush?  Try the drill below and take control of your time on the field and make it look like you know what your doing. Pitchers Give yourself 3 ...

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Evolution Of A Submarine Pitcher

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Is it possible to plan your baseball future?

Everybody loves a good game plan.  Put all our ducks in a row and just knock em down one at a time.   Make the youth team, make the all-star team, make the freshman/JV team, make varsity, get a scholarship, get drafted in the first round, spend a couple days in the minor leagues, get called up, dominate in the ...

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Pitchers – Learn A Nasty Curveball And Dominate!

^^ CLICK THE PICTURE FOR SPIN ^^ Want to learn the right mechanics and technique to help avoid injury? Have a big tournament this weekend and your looking for an edge? Are you a parent looking for the best information for your son to learn how throw a curveball? Trying to make a team at a tryout or camp? Are you tired of being overlooked ...

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Arm Sore After Pitching?

There are several factors that play a role in why arm soreness occurs in pitchers. Lets get a few out on the table before we talk about one important preventive measure we can take to help alleviate and hopefully eliminate the ache. Arm soreness may be caused by: – Making throws with an abbreviated throwing motion while playing other positions. ...

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Are You Pumped For Baseball?

 

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What Is Your Players Learning Method?

How a player accepts and responds to coaching commands will impact the rate at which he develops. In baseball, there are roughly three ways of communicating with players based on their personalities. They are easily remembered as Joke, Stroke, and Poke. Coaches can sometimes get stuck in their own “coaching style” which may work for players that speak that language ...

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I play well in practice but not in games?

Why do you if your a player, or your child if your a parent, do so well in practice but can’t carry it into the game? For many players, practice provides an opportunity to relax from the pressure to perform and just let loose with their skills. Players that thrive in a non-game atmosphere are usually focused on accomplishing small ...

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Pitching Misconceptions

Learn more about effective pitching by debunking these common misconceptions 1.  Pitch name vs. Pitch action. There can be a big discrepancy between the name of a pitch and its actual intended action.  For instance, a “sinker” is the same as a two seam fastball.  When thrown properly, a two seam fastball will tail and tilt downward as it reaches ...

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