What Catchers Need To Know About Calling Pitches & Game Managementby Jerry Weinstein
It is time to learn the secrets that every catcher in the game needs to know.
In this presentation by Jerry Weinstein from the 2020 Virtual Baseball Coaches Summit, he will teach you the fundamentals of calling & managing a game behind the dish. You'll learn things like:
- Pitch Sequencing & Combinations
- How To Handle Different Types of Pitchers
- The Keys To Making Hitters Uncomfortable In The Box
- And Much More...
Jerry is a catching mastermind. Keep your notebook handy and be ready to start coaching your catchers at a whole new level.
In professional baseball, Jerry has been the Brewers catching coordinator, managed for the Expos, Cubs, and for the Rockies in the California League. He also was catching coordinator for the Dodgers and later Director of Player Development for the Dodgers. From 2012-2017, Jerry served as the Catching Coordinator for the Rockies.
Weinstein managed Team Israel at the 2017 World Baseball Classic qualifier, leading them to a perfect 3-0 record, qualifying Israel for their first World Baseball Classic appearance. He returned as the head coach in the main tournament, managing Team Israel at the 2017 World Baseball Classic in South Korea and Japan in March 2017, where the team was 4-2 overall in the tournament.
Jerry is a member of the California Community College Baseball Hall of Fame, the Sacramento City College Athletic Hall of Fame, the ABCA Hall of Fame and the La Salle Club Coaches Hall of Fame.