Baseball Coaching Blog
The Baseball Coaching Blog keeps you up to date with all additions and changes to theoleballgame.com website, enabling you to stay up to date, at a glance.
Subscribe to the RSS feed for this website, and have all the latest tips brought to you through your favorite RSS Reader.
Simply right-click (or ctrl+click on Mac) on the orange RSS button below left, then copy and paste the url of this page into your RSS Reader. It's that easy!
Or click on the My Yahoo! button or My MSN or Add to Google button, if you have a personalized page there.
If RSS still seems a bit of a mystery (and it did for me the first time) click on one of the orange buttons for more information.
Once you start, you will not believe what RSS can do for you!
hit or error if ball goes off of pitcher
Anonymous asked: Ball is hit up middle off of pitcher. Ball bounces toward third baseman who picks it up and throws to first. Throw is high and runner
How to score error
Eddie asked: If there was a clean base hit in the 5-6 gap, but the LF fails to catch it after squaring up. Batter advanced to 3rd. How do you handle
Why does the pitcher have to throw the ball after a line drive
Anonymous asked: There was a player on first and the batter hit a line drive to the pitcher. The pitcher then threw to 2nd and from 2nd the ball was
P.A.C.E. Pitch after a critical error. This is what really reveals a great pitcher.
P.A.C.E. Pitch after a critical error. This is what really reveals a great pitcher
Error or Fielders Choice
Leah asked: Runner on 1st base. The ball is hit to left field. The fielder drops it, but picks it up and throws to 2nd to get the runner trying to
How many stolen bases?
Hogan asked: This question comes from my own experience. I would like to keep track of my stats as accurately as possible this season, but I cannot
why didnt great black pitchers follow Robinson into the league as did other position players?
James asked: The number of black greats in the 1950's is amazing yet few of them were pitchers. Why was this? Rick answered: James, thank you for
In the movie "42" why does Jackie Robinson get to take home plate after the pitcher fumbles the ball?
Chris asked: What rule of baseball is present here? Rick answered: Chris, thank you for your question. I don't recall that portion of the movie; but
what counts as an earned run.
Mitch asked: First batter gets a clean single. The next batter also gets a hit but the outfielder bobbles the ball allowing the first batter to advance
Infield warm-ups: A way to provide purpose and focus to between innings, while at the same time, building player confidence.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Mental framing puts the players mind in a position to be successful, in the difficult situations that arise in the game of baseball.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Baseball Mental Power
Baseball mental power; you are searching for the magic key that will unlock the door to the source of power. You have the key in your own hands, and you may make use of it the moment you learn to conPermalink -- click for full blog post
Baseball Instruction, Bunting
Bunting because you want to, not because you have to!.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Hitting: A Proven Team Approach
A proven team hitting approach, one that enabled our players to put the ball in play early and often, a baseball recipe for success.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Hitting Progressions Advanced
Description: Hitting progressions; the movements a hitter makes, prior to swinging at a pitched baseball.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Baseball Rules First Base Running Lane
As you look onto a baseball field, regardless of its dimensions, you will notice a chalk line marked along the first base foul line.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Baseball Drills - Team Defense
This multipurpose baseball drill for team defense is the all time standard for game situation drills.Permalink -- click for full blog post
Base running, one of the least taught and practiced skills, yet still one of the most important, even in the age of the aluminum batPermalink -- click for full blog post
Pitch In For Baseball
Pitch in for baseball's mission: to help kids and make friends all over the world by sharing the great game of baseball.
PITCH IN FOR BASEBALL collects, and gives, baseball equipment and other assistance to young people in underserved communities around the globe.
Please click the link above to learn more about this wonderful non-profit organization. It is worth the "click", just to see their website.
Yours in baseball,
[?] Subscribe To This Site