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5 Little League Coaching Tips

Top 5 Little League Coaching Tips Coaching little league for the first time? Don't worry! You'll be a great coach as long as you follow these essential little league coaching tips. In 1939 Little League was established by Carl E. Stotz...who probably didn't realize how big it would become! In recent years, there have been more than 2.6 million … [Read more...]

Chapter 5: Second Base; 6 Elements to Master for Success at 2B

The second baseman on any team, whether in Major League Baseball or in Little League, needs to be a dependable and reliable member of the infield. It is important to remember when coaching this position to stress fundamentals and smart positional play. Here are 6 elements of the position for your youngsters to master for long term success … [Read more...]

Chapter 4: Shortstop; 5 Focus Areas when Coaching Little League Shortstops

The shortstop is usually considered a team leader and the captain of the infield. The duties and responsibilities often go beyond simply fielding ground balls and throwing out runners. They must be aware of game situations, be responsible for communication between players and take charge when it is unclear who should be fielding an in-between pop … [Read more...]

10 Tips and Techniques Parents of Little League Catchers Should Know

When coaching and mentoring young little league baseball players, there are a lot of unique fundamentals that must be taught to each position. One of the most under-coached positions, especially by coaches with limited experience, is the little league catcher position. The catcher plays a vital role in every game, and his skill set is much … [Read more...]