Curve Ball Baseball Tips

The first thing to learn about a curve ball is how to form the grip on the ball. You want your index finger and middle finger to get a grip on the seam of the ball. Exactly how you do this might vary depending on the size of your hands. If you have smaller hands […]

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Baseball Coaching And Skills: Learn Baseball

Anyone that is interested in learning to play baseball must first obtain some basic knowledge about the game. This information should include knowledge of the positions, the equipment needed, and basic concepts of the game. With this knowledge, a potential player can be ready to learn more of the technical and tactical skills of baseball. […]

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Why Tall Baseball Pitchers are better than Short Pitchers

The statement of tall pitchers being better than short pitchers is, like many generalizations, a prejudice. Pitching is a complex athletic action whose performance success or failure can not be reduced to mere physical proportion. More than anything the consistent execution of mechanics in the pitching motion is the foundation of consistent performance from the […]

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Why Children like to Play Baseball

You’re so young that you don’t even know your own age. Everyone is having a really great time playing something, and you wanna play too. Someone leans over you from behind and helps you hold the bat, it’s your dad. Unaware of any danger, you watch the pitcher as the ball leaves their hand (because […]

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The Importance of first Base and third Base Coaches

The snap-decision that can win, or lose a baseball game rests squarely upon the shoulders of the base coaches, demonstrating the importance of their jobs. The manager of any baseball team only selects those whose judgment can be trusted. Multi-tasking is an understatement when describing the duties of a first, or third base coach. They […]

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Keys to becoming a Succesful Hitter

As a kid growing up playing baseball, from little league until freshman year in high school, the only pitch that you that you really see thrown well is the fastball. Even if you do see a curveball thrown during that time it is usually more of a gravity ball (meaning that it is just a […]

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