Knowing the Why and How

Attend any baseball practice, at any age level, and you’ll likely hear talk at some point about why and how something is to be done. Why do we position ourselves here? Why do we throw to that base? How do we make an adjustment on that pitch? How should we move...

Pay Attention to the Scouting Report

Before every game I played in college, our coaches went over the scouting report on the other team. We discussed their tendencies on the mound, at the plate, in the field, and on the bases. So, when the pitcher who always goes to the off-speed pitch with two strikes...