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- Yesterday, 09:24 PMWhy were they teaching side arm throwing? I have to say that other than a 3B charging a do or die play in baseball, I have never had my players...4 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 10:44 AMI am always torn on this subject since I was once the HC of both the baseball and softball programs. As the baseball coach, when I came to my...15 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-23-2018, 11:30 PMThen the player runs into a coach who eliminates all but her "fastball," telling her you can only throw those other pitches when we are kicking butt.8 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-18-2018, 10:40 AMHow is her back foot causing her to stand up?51 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-17-2018, 08:18 AMOk, so please forgive me. I going to add some reality to this whole, "we're just trying to get the kid a scholarship" notion. For some parents, it...31 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-15-2018, 11:22 AMOn this site, I have mentioned a few times that I have a very special young lady who hits with me. She has a ton of home runs this year and her...3 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-14-2018, 05:51 PMI think some of it depends on sequence as well. BTW, I say 9:55 is optimum ;)12 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-14-2018, 04:46 PMI would argue the optimal time for landing to occur is dependent on the pitcher's level of fitness, particularly core strength. Why? Well, as I see...12 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-13-2018, 10:34 PMCannonball replied to a thread For those hitters whose back foot skips forward in Softball Hitting TechnicalI try to be careful about mentioning people that I know or talk hitting with who coach at the collegiate level but would mention that Coach Glasco...26 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-13-2018, 01:05 PMCannonball replied to a thread For those hitters whose back foot skips forward in Softball Hitting TechnicalI use that cue. However, what you show in the Pujol video is along the lines of what I teach. The cue is like any other cue where you have to have...26 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-13-2018, 12:41 AMFor pitching: the RevFire, my eyes (for axis) and a Pocket Radar would do as well, if not better.6 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-11-2018, 03:38 PMYou have a 2 hour practice. You should have infielders, outfielders and pitcher/catchers. You can take each of these groups and make your own...38 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-11-2018, 01:31 PMI never talk about that so I am the wrong person to ask. I keep this stuff simple. At the same time I have a hitter pull the bow back, they are...104 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-09-2018, 10:28 PMThis is the position I am talking about.104 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-09-2018, 04:24 PMMann, for my hitters, it is a little of both. I've posted my dd hitting before and you can see it in her hitting. In that position, the back arm...104 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-08-2018, 07:09 PMAs I have posted here several times. I teach pull the bow back and tip and rip at the same time. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^104 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-06-2018, 11:50 PMDon't rock back. Heel goes down, hips go forward. That's my bottom line...7 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-06-2018, 11:47 PMI'll be at VGSA and Delta Park watching some of my kids pitch this weekend. Let me know if you're at either and I'll stop by and watch for a bit.5 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-06-2018, 12:58 PMBecause we seem to have different terms, cues, meanings, etc. when discussing hitting, this video demonstrates what I call "coming into connection,...719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-06-2018, 12:55 PMWhich was the criticism that I remember.719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-06-2018, 08:36 AMThe reason I asked was that there was a "turn the triangle drill" that went around a very long time ago that looked similar.719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-05-2018, 11:57 PMRD, what is the purpose of this demonstration?719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-05-2018, 09:26 PMShoot us a video and we'll do our best to you started out on the right foot ;)5 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-05-2018, 09:15 PMCannonball replied to a thread Wow - got to see the side of the coach we'd been warned about! in Softball DiscussionsAs most of you know, I am the one on this site that defends HS coaches all of the time and am one. What was mentioned in the OP is absolutely wrong....29 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-05-2018, 01:20 AMStand a ways out in front of her and have her sprint toward you. You should be able to identify how much her foot should be turned. That is,...5 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-03-2018, 11:56 PMJohn, IT WILL BE CLOSE ENOUGH! So, we'll plan on you "dropping in."62 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-02-2018, 06:52 PMWhat is the difference then in saying that the hands come into connection and ride that connection for a brief period of time?719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-01-2018, 07:01 PMThanks for making me laugh tonight!719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-01-2018, 01:50 PMIf we are to discuss what any of us know and our resumes, then research every poster that you find of interest and see their history here. Some,...719 replies | 0 view(s)
- 09-01-2018, 12:53 PMIs there a Taryne Mowatt alert anywhere on this site?78 replies | 0 view(s)
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