Rookie Majors

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 all the way through to the Long Toss.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qp7d7Cb9XJE -- prevent "short arming" the ball.  Similar theme to the link above, but focused on solving "throwing from the ear"

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

Baseball Field Diagram.pdf
Fall Ball Rookie Majors 2016 -- Session 1.pdf
Fall Ball Rookie Majors 2016 -- Session 2.pdf
Fall Ball Rookie Majors 2016 -- Session 3.pdf