Rookie Minors

Updated Wednesday April 11, 2018 by Frank Fischer.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2mRuWPJS64E   -- Great video on how to teach young kids to catch properly.  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygmwTU6OO2k  -- the "Catching Wheel", learning to catch in different positions. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTuopUgmg1w -- how coaches should throw a ball to a player to learn to cacth (no lob arcs) 

https://funbaseball.wordpress.com/2013/08/26/force-out-drill/ -- Teaching force outs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_Krz-SjRzo -- Infield drills

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jeOnbUyklCk -- fielding grounders in proper position

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmFSIUWnAEI -- Throwing progression, skip the first 3:30. Go through the first few steps of the progression

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oe1N64lv-bA -- this one takes a while to get going, but really is strong on arm position and proper throwing mechanics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jhf1-7zH6M0 -- Fixing "dropping the arm" when throwing

Baseball Field Diagram.pdf
Rookie Minors -- Session 2.pdf
Rookie Minors -- Session 3.pdf
Rookie Minors -- Session 4.pdf