This book shows you how to teach, play and enjoy the game of baseball. Successful coaches kw the importance of drills. They form the cornerstone of most practices and are essential in developing player skills and team execution. For younger players however, the best drills go one step further. They engage the player, promote teamwork and establish a lifelong love of the game. Youth Baseball Drills is a comprehensive collection of more than 100 of the very best team drills for young players and their coaches. Developed specifically for players aged 6 to 18, the drills teach and reinforce fundamental skills. With variations and progressions for difficulty, Youth Baseball Drills has something for every coach and every player. It is an essential guide for anyone wanting to teach youngsters how to play, and enjoy, the burgeoning game of baseball.
Peter Caliendo serves as president of Caliendo Sports International, a global baseball organization specializing in the training of individuals, teams, and coaches, as well as dealing with professional baseball operations worldwide. He recently worked in Japan as a coach alongside Japanese baseball legend and all-time home run champion Sadaharu Ho.
Peter M. Caliendo
Human Kinetics Publishers
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Ball Games: Field & Outdoor
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91 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white halftones