Once a Little Leaguer moves from tee-ball to pitching machine to live pitcher, hitting off the tee may seem elementary and perhaps beneath him. However, in youth baseball training, hitting off a tee can be an excellent drill, especially if a good batting coach is watching the mechanics. Hitting off the tee, with a stationary…

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A ball club’s outfield has three major assignments when in the field: Take a base hit away from a batter whenever possible. (Catch the fly ball). Cut down the length of base hits. (Hustle and work together to hold the batter and/or runners to the minimum number of bases). Keep runners from advancing whenever possible….

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Baseball Defense for The Bunt

When a baseball team is in the field, it must function as a unit to properly defend against the team at bat and have a good baseball defense plan. When the ball is hit, every player assigned to baseball defense has an assignment-a place to go, a maneuver to execute. The fielders, of course, try…

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