Teach your young players how to field like pros with this detailed overview from Duke Baxter. From selecting gloves to catching fly balls, this course presents a practical approach to fielding drills and techniques for youth players.
Topics covered include:
- Catching drills
- Charging grounders
- Catching fly balls
- Hand positions
- Playing first - third base
- Shortstop positioning
|1||Catching Drill for Young Players|
|3||The Fielding Triangle|
|4||Hand Position for Fielding|
|6||Catching Fly Balls|
|7||Drop Step For Fly Balls|
|8||Hand Position For Fly Balls|
|9||Developing Soft Hands|
|10||How To Play First Base|
|11||How To Play Second Base|
|12||How To Play Third Base|
Duke Baxter is CEO and Head Coach at Zoned Sports Academy as well as an inventor, entrepreneur, and most importantly husband and dad of four. Duke spent over 2 decades teaching and coaching the game of baseball and softball alongside some of the most renowned coaches in the game. Duke also spent 3 years playing professional baseball, finishing up his final year with the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League. Duke holds numerous hitting records at the University of North Florida where he finished his BA in Health Administration and a Minor in Business management
Duke is the inventor of the HotHands training device, which improves and perfects fielding skills.
Check out Duke Baxter and Steve Nikorak's, Dominate the Diamond, a series of books and videos designed to train and support today's coaches to be be the best baseball and softball coaches they can www.dominatethediamond.com.