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Softball Drills: Throwing With Balance

Softball players, especially infielders, need to learn to throw from a balanced position and to transfer their weight as they throw. This video demonstrates one of the simplest softball drills for reinforcing these concepts.

This looks really great and something coaches can easily use for drills with the younger kids. Your video segments were perfect… quick and to the point.
-Coach B
 Cranbury-Plainsboro Little League
Softball Drills & Tips Video Library The perfect resource for coaches and parents.
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Learn to teach the basics and beyond with this tip-filled instructional aid, covering all aspects of the game in over 80 softball drills and tips videos developed specifically for youth players. The Softball Drills and Tips Library gives parents, coaches, and team volunteers all of the technical expertise they need to help kids learn softball faster and play better. Novice or veteran, our softball instructional videos will show you how to coach like a pro.

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Topics Covered

  • Hitting
  • Throwing
  • Fielding
  • Baserunning
  • Position Play And More!

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Table of Contents

Softball Equipment Basics
  • How to Choose the Right Bat
  • How to Choose a Softball Glove
  • Softball Bat Overview
  • Batting Helmet
  • Softball Uniforms
Softball Tips: How to Throw a Softball
  • Basics of Gripping a Softball
  • How to Grip a Softball
  • Proper Throwing Grip
  • Wrist Snaps
  • Arms-Only Throwing
  • Use Your Legs
  • Take An Extra Step First
  • Basic Motion
  • How to Throw a Softball
Softball Hitting Basics
  • How to Grip the Bat
  • Proper Grip, Stance and Swing
  • Proper Stance and Weight Shift
  • Where to Stand in the Batter's Box
  • How to Use a Batting Tee
  • Working With a Hitting Tee
  • Dry Cuts
  • The Swing in Slow Motion
  • How to Bunt a Softball
Softball Drills: Hitting
  • Soft-Toss Hitting Drill
  • Numbered-Ball Hitting Drill
  • Angle Toss Hitting Drill
  • One-Handed Hitting Drill
  • Walk Through Hitting Drill
  • Batless Hitting Drill
Softball Tips: Baserunning
  • Rounding First Base
  • Sliding Technique
Softball Drills: Fielding
  • Ready Position for Fielding
  • Alligator Scarecrow Drill
  • One-Knee Throwing Drill
  • Throwing With Balance
  • Throw To An Imaginary Box
  • Soft-Hands Paddle Drill
  • Backhand Fielding Drill
  • Fly Ball Drill
  • Fly Ball Drill With A Sock
Softball Tips: Playing The Outfield
  • Outfield Stance
  • Catching Fly Balls
  • Outfield Crow Hop
Softball Tips: Infield and Catcher
  • How to Hold Your Glove
  • Infield Stance
  • Shuffle Step for Infielders
  • Step to the Ball
  • Backhand Fielding for Infielders
  • Catcher's Stance
Softball Pitching Basics
  • How To Pitch a Softball
  • Pitching Drills
  • Pitching Precautions
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