Every baseball player needs to have a strong, well-conditioned and healthy arm. It can be the deciding factor as to whether you move on to the next level. The primary goal of any throwing program should be to put the arm in the best position possible to be healthy and perform at the highest level. This article contains some key reminders to get the most out of your long toss sessions.
To improve athlete’s performance, you need ATHLETES to train! Most, if not all the time, it is important to have the complete support of these athletes’ sport specific coaches. Even though it may seem at times that you and sport specific coaches are speaking different languages, it is important to build a strong relationship with these individuals. Here are some tips to increase coach buy-in and trust to get the most out of our athletes.
One of the most frustrating aspects of pitching is failing to locate. Pitchers often struggle commanding their curveball, and the pressure they put on themselves often makes the problem worse. This article shares some quick fixes that baseball pitchers can use right away on the mound when their curveball hangs up in the strike zone.
Launch angle has been a popular topic in the baseball hitting world, with coaches advocating for upper-cut swings and increased launch angle. Hitters often believe that upper-cutting is the problem when they frequently pop up the ball, however the opposite is often true. In this article, learn why an upward swing plane in baseball can reduce pop-ups and increase hard-hit balls.