Little League Drills
As you may know, there are many benefits to starting young kids off in the sport of baseball. Playing the game can instill a lifelong pattern of exercise and build teamwork skills - not to mention the fact that baseball is fun! However, finding fun baseball drills for youth be difficult because the drills need to be simple enough to comprehend and put into action.
Dugout Base Running Drill
At your next baseball practice, try some of these fun baseball drills brought to you by Coach Todd Williams to put the emphasis back on fun. Your players will be too busy enjoying themselves to notice they are working on their baseball skills as well!
I cannot count the number of times I have watched a young player get out on a play when they should have been safe at first, had they simply ran hard. This is a very preventable out, and one that will cost you several runs over the course of the season if you don't nip ... Read More →
Money Ball Hitting Drill
We play a game called "Money Ball." It is a variation of BP, but I think it keeps everyone more involved, not just the hitter, and my teams love it.
Two teams of even number players, one team hitting, other fielding. Coach pitches FIVE balls to each batter. First FOUR pitches are free ... Read More →
DRILL #1 - Players paired. First basemen are down first base line with gloves. Fielders (without their gloves) are two steps behind second-third baseline and two steps to the right of the right of the first basemen. Fielders place ball on baseline. Fielders assume good infield position. On signal, ... Read More →
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