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Focus on Base Runners or the Hitter?

It's always part of pitchers job to control the running game.  This includes a number of different skills such as: Knowing runners speed Having a good pick off move Disrupting runners rhythm by changing set times  Being quick to the...

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Pitcher, Catcher, Coach Communication

What is the best way to communicate a game plan?  Before every series in Major League Baseball there is a meeting between all the pitchers, catchers and pitching coaches.  Usually some position players sneak in if they have played previously...

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Benefits of a Ground Ball

There are many advantages to getting a ground ball over a fly ball or even a strikeout.  There are very few ground ball extra base hits and no ground ball home runs.  The wind blowing out plays little to no...

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