CDCCA

Catching: The Art of Receiving

by CDC The Colorado Dugout Club
Catching: The Art of Receiving

Description

Need some help training your catchers? Then you've come to the right place! In this course, Coach Jerry Weinstein reveals the art of receiving, his methods of making catchers more efficient and detailed players. He teaches things such as:

  • Base Setup
  • Umpires
  • What's not Recommended
  • Dropping Pitches
  • Drills

On top of all of that, he uses video examples in order to show everything in perfect detail!

Lessons

1 Thoughts on Catcher Traits 1:04 2 What is a Stri-Ball? 0:38 3 From Baseball Savant 0:42 4 What is a Strike? 0:54 5 Offense by Count 0:50 6 Not All Balls are Created Equal 0:49 7 Mechanical Thoughts on Receiving 2:55 8 Funneling 0:11 9 2010 Season Lucroy vs Varitek 0:30 10 Receiving Saves Runs Above Blocking & Throwing 1:04 11 Important Data 1:03 12 Strike Looking Above Average Heat Map 0:29 13 Strike Probability Chart 0:37
Video Examples
14 Fore hand Frame 0:22 15 Smooth one Piece Glove Movement 0:17 16 Double Frame 0:18 17 Turning the Door Knob 0:28 18 Fore Hand Extension 0:26 19 Target Miss Into RHH 0:20 20 Cutoff Frame With Body Angle 0:20 21 Picking the Low Mid Pitch 0:21 22 Low Mid Text Book 0:18 23 Low Mid Extension Slight Roll 0:13 24 Low Mid Extension 0:16 25 Tyler Flowers Picking Low Ball 0:24 26 High Ball 0:16 27 High Frame Very Still 0:15 28 Back Hand Action 0:19 29 Back Hand Roll 0:24 30 Low Out Pull Back 0:28 31 Quiet Reach Across No Slide-Rotation 0:21 32 Low in Thumb Down 0:37
Base Set Up
33 Base Set Up 0:59 34 Thomas Nido NY METS 0:18 35 Slight Angle in to Right Handed Hitters 0:16 36 One Knee Receiving Data 1:01 37 Austin Hedges on Top of High Ball 0:19 38 Hedges Under 5% Strikes 1:22
Umpires
39 Principles 2:08 40 Subtle Quiet Drop Knee 0:27 41 Low Quiet and Lets It Sit 0:23 42 Quiet Catching Easier When Pitcher Hits His Target 0:33
Not Recommended
43 Late Shift in to Hitter 0:18 44 Excessive Glove Movement 0:25 45 Excessive Drop Knee Action 0:16 46 Turns Low Ball Into a Strike 0:21 47 Drop Knee & Knock High Ball into The Zone 0:14
Dropping Pitches
48 Dropping Pitches Principles 1:12 49 Pocket Awareness 0:34
Drills
50 Distraction 0:40 51 2 Pound Ball 0:05 52 Ball in Hand 0:12 53 Small Balls 0:16 54 Beam 0:17 55 Angled Fore Hand & Back Hand Receiving 0:14 56 Cloth Frisbee 0:27 57 Kettlebell Receiving 0:26 58 Jagger Band Receiving 0:22 59 Roving Glove 0:16 60 Catchers' Chart 2:38
Q&A
61 Q&A 12:46

The Coach

Jerry Weinstein | Colorado Rockies

Jerry Weinstein begins his seventh season with the Rockies, first as the Rockies Offensive Coordinator prior to his current role. Weinstein was the Rockies Major League Catching Coach in 2013 and the manager of the Rockies Class A affiliate, Modesto. Weinstein has led the Nuts to a winning record in each of his five seasons. Prior to joining the Rockies, Weinstein, who has over 40 years of coaching experience, was the pitching coach for the Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo) baseball team from 2001-05. Prior to his coaching stint with the Mustangs, Weinstein was the Los Angeles Dodgers Director of Player Development in 2000 and 2001 and also served as the Dodgers' catching coordinator in 1999. He was a head coach at Sacramento City College for 23 seasons, posting a record of 831-208-12 while guiding the Panthers to 16 conference championships, two co-conference titles, a state title in 1988, and a national crown in 1998. He is a member of the California Community College Baseball Hall of Fame and the Sacramento City College Sports Hall of Fame. He was named the National Community College Baseball Coach of the Year in 1988. In addition to his success in Sacramento, Weinstein has also served as a coach for the United States Olympic teams in 1992 and 1996. He was also an assistant coach for the 1987 U.S. Pan American Games team and led the 2005 U.S. club to a gold medal at the Maccabiah Games. His previous college coaching stints included one season (1984) as an assistant coach at Miami (Fla.) and two seasons (1966, 1968) as the freshman coach at UCLA. He also managed several minor league teams for Milwaukee, Montreal, and Chicago (NL).

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Caterory: Baseball/Catching
Duration:
Videos: 61