Stop Coaching This Out of, or Into, Your Infielders

Walk past a baseball practice session and you’ll undoubtedly hear coaches tell their infielder’s to not tap their glove between them fielding the ball and the throw. They’ll say it’s a wasted motion and it’s not needed. In reality, when done at the correct time, it’s not wasted motion and it can be needed. These … More Stop Coaching This Out of, or Into, Your Infielders

Fielding Process

When evaluating and breaking down fielding a ground ball, I refer to the Fielding Process. The Fielding Process is a group of sequential phases the body performs to field the ball and make a throw. Image A gives an inside look at the 5 sequential phases I call the Fielding Process. Before I breakdown the … More Fielding Process