Rounding the Bases: Baserunning for Beginnersby John Marshall
Just getting started? Baserunning for Complete Beginners is your guide to becoming the key to bringing your team runs. The course is instructed by former varsity baseball coach at Kinnelon HS, John Marshall with a special guest appearance by Duke Baxter of Zoned Sports Academy.
This 9 part series will cover everything you need to know to start rounding home and putting runs on the board.
John Marshall is the former varsity baseball coach at Kinnelon High School in Kinnelon, N.J. He also has coached Babe Ruth League and American Legion teams. Marshall played collegiately at Harvard University and then for the semi-pro Paramus Pitbulls of the North Jersey Amateur Baseball League.
Duke Baxter is an instructor at the Zoned Sports Academy in Bridgewater, N.J. Before playing three years of professional baseball, Baxter set three hitting records at the University of North Florida, including a single-season mark of 31 doubles in 1997, which led NCAA Division II.
He also is the inventor of the HotHands training device, which improves and perfects fielding skills.
Check out Duke's 12-part baseball sliding series, Sliding Like a Pro, for great instruction on how to slide for youth baseball players.