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10 Dec 2018

Count Strikes, Not Strikeouts

“Have you ever thrown the ball so hard that the umpire said JEEZ, that’s so hard I’m going to give you two strikes?” I asked the soon to be first round draft pick. “Then you can’t strike anyone out until you have two strikes. Is it possible to get someone...
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28 Nov 2018

How to Prevent Stepping Out on the Pitch

Stepping out generally begins because of a fear of the ball and may continue later simply because of habit. To help correct this habit, place a ball glove or something flat to the left of the hitter’s stride area (for right-handers), so they know when they are stepping out. If...
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21 Nov 2018

2018-19 ALL STARS COACHING EOI – Open

Applications are open for Coaching EOI for ZOOKA, 10/11 yrs, LL Major, Intermediate, Junior League and Senior League All Stars Manager and Assistant Coach roles. – to be received by COB 30 November to repcoordinator@manlybaseball.com.au. ­­­­­ Current Accreditation Level 3 (min) required for Manager and Level 2 for Assistant Coach...
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21 Nov 2018

2018-19 ALL STARS COACHING EOI – Selection Process

Application period opens – forms sent out Application forms completed Application form period closes with forms submitted Applications reviewed Applications submitted to the selection panel Selection panel interview Selection panel review & assessment Selection panel Manager recommendation to the RSA Selection panel assistant coach recommendations to RSA  (on received EOI)...
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19 Nov 2018

Not Drinking Enough Water Leads to Problems

Are you drinking the amount of water you should every day? We all know that water is important, but have you ever seen it written like this before? 75% of Americans are chronically dehydrated. (Likely applies to half the world drinking soda pop.) In 37% of Americans the thirst mechanism...
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9 Nov 2018

Training Differences of Baseball Players vs. Other Athletes

George Carlin did a classic bit of comedy on the differences between the sports of baseball vs. football, giving the impression that the two sports couldn’t be more opposite in terms of pace, terminology and other factors. We agree and would add that the training for each sport has to...
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29 Oct 2018

5 Most Feared Pitchers of All Time

What makes a pitcher great? Having a great fastball, curveball, and other pitches helps, as does the ability to win 20 games for a team and make an impact in the postseason. One of the big things that makes a pitcher great, however, is the ability to make the batters...
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12 Oct 2018

10 Health Tips Every Youth Baseball Coach Should Know

“The number one tip coaches should remember is that children are not miniature adults and shouldn’t be treated as such,” says Jim Rogers, a certified athletic trainer in Temple University Hospital’s sports Medicine Center. “This may seem obvious, but many adults don’t realize children’s bodies can’t take the same amount...
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