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The Fundamentals Of Fielding A Baseball

While everyone wants to hit for power and average, that’s only half of a baseball game. Players also must learn to play effective defense in order to be complete. Being able to consistently field the ball and make accurate throws can often be the difference between winning a game and losing. At The Farm League…

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March 17, 2015

The Basics Every Great Swing Includes

Perfecting your baseball swing takes years of practice. Even the big-leaguers are still working on and tweaking their swing. While everyone’s swing is a little different, there are similarities that every effective swing shares. Batting stances, grip and other variables may differ, but as Doug Bernier of Pro Baseball Insider notes, there are “absolutes” that every…

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March 5, 2015

4 Exercises For Youth Off-Season Baseball Workouts

During the off-season, big leaguers take time to rest, then hit the gym to get in shape for next season. There’s less importance for youth baseball players to focus on increasing strength in the off-season, but there are some exercises that are great for kids as young as 8 years old that will help improve…

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February 19, 2015