A Look Inside an Infielder’s Varying Arm Slots

It’s no secret or surprise that infielders need to throw from a variety of arm slots in order to be effective. The ability to throw from different arm slots saves precious time while attempting to record an out. Before we dive into arm slots, it’s important to distinguish the difference between the terms “arm slot” … More A Look Inside an Infielder’s Varying Arm Slots

Team Defense: Understanding the desired outcome

Recently, Stick and Ball TV hosted a zoom call to discuss team defense. The webinar was hosted by Jeremy “Sheets” Sheetinger, Head Coach of the Georgia-Gwinnett College Grizzlies. His guest speakers were Erik Bakich, Head Coach at the University of Michigan, and Kai Correa, Bench Coach for the San Francisco Giants and founder of the … More Team Defense: Understanding the desired outcome

Fielding Triangle

Ground ball is hit at us. We get outside of the ball, establish great rhythm with our feet, arrive into a textbook fielding position with our right, left, field footwork. It’s at this very moment that the fielding triangle is present. The fielding triangle is a term that refers to the setup of the feet … More Fielding Triangle