|A Great Way to Get Pitchers to the Next Level|
Do you have a son or a daughter who shows promise as a pitcher? Do they go to pitching lessons to improve? Now you can dramatically enhance the value of those sessions by accompanying them with the most important data from every trip your child makes to the mound. More Than Era's software tracks and reveals everything your pitching coach needs to know in order to make the necessary adjustments. Best of all, its incredibly simple and inexpensive to use! Learn More
|Pitching from the Stretch |
By Dan Gazaway, Owner & Founder of The Pitching Academy
Proper pitching mechanics are key to your success! Before a pitcher begins transferring his weight toward home plate, he has to establish a solid starting point or foundation (Balance and Posture). This foundation must be set properly or a pitcher will not have balance in his delivery. With little or no balance, too much pressure can be put on the throwing arm and the location of the pitch can be effected. Read Article
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Think a backyard batting cage is out of the question?
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| Thank Goodness for Rec Sports | By Brian Gotta, President of CoachDeck
My 13 year-old daughter plays soccer for a highly-ranked competitive team. She loves it. It is probably her favorite thing to do in the world. She and my 15 year-old son referee rec games on weekends as a part-time job. Last Saturday, I went to pick up my son from the game he was doing. I got there a little early and watched the last ten minutes. The girls were the same age as my daughter - 13U. The first thing that struck me was how different this game was from the ones I've grown accustomed to watching over the past several years. These girls were not tremendously skilled. They did not run particularly hard after loose balls and they were not very aggressive. There was little passing or development of plays; it was more kicking the ball downfield, back and forth. And after watching for a few minutes I remember thinking, "Thank goodness for rec sports." Read Article
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| | by Dean Herbert
Does it Motivate Kids to Compare Them?
In an effort to motivate athletes, parents and coaches often think that a comparison will be a carrot that will help youth achieve great performances. A common approach to motivating youth is to compare or set up rivalries between youth - sometimes on their own team. Unfortunately the majority of the population of any age is not motivated in this way. Read Article
|The Only Sports Watch That Counts Pitches! |Keep track of your team's pitch count and your opponent's at the same time. Clock your team around the bases or your catchers' "pop time." So versatile it is the perfect gift for the baseball coach who "has it all." www.pitchcountwatch.com
|Stop Sports Injuries! |Keep kids in the game for life, STOP Sports Injuries.
Visit www.STOPSportsInjuries.org for information on preventing overuse and trauma injuries in children.