Coaching Pitchers

Coaching youth baseball pitchers and players can be a difficult task. That is why The Pitching Academy put together this section for coaches who are helping youth baseball organizations do an even better job than they already are.

August 5, 2012

Pitchers: Stay ahead Of the Count!

A few weeks ago I was watching a Baseball documentary and the reporters were interviewing pitchers in a double A program who used to play in […]
October 23, 2012

5 Tips for Ultimate Pitching Success

So you want to be a successful pitcher? Here are five absolutes that will help get you there. 1. Location, Location, Location – In and out; […]
November 9, 2012

Pitching Mechanics: The Key to Your Success

Proper Pitching mechanics are essential to create a foundation to your pitching success. Pitching Mechanics will help you minimize the risk of injury, produce maximum pitching […]
November 24, 2012

Pitch Smart! Got it in You?

Warren Spahn once said that “hitting is all about timing and pitching is all about upsetting timing.” I couldn’t agree more. You remember Verlander’s no hit […]
December 10, 2012

Pitchers: Time to Start Pitching Smart!

It seems like everyone wants to be the overpowering pitcher and blow the ball by everyone! It makes sense really, most scouts won’t even look at […]
December 18, 2012

Good, Better, and Best Baseball Practices

Yesterday I wrote a great article titled “How Much Should You Practice?” Let’s take a different turn today! Let’s say you actually practice 5 days a […]
January 5, 2013

Throw Down on the Ball – Myth or Fact?

I’m sure most of us pitchers have been instructed to throw down on the ball to add a better angle on the ball. In turn the […]
January 24, 2013

Are You 100% Ready to Pitch This Season?

Are you going to be 100% ready to pitch by the time your season starts this year? Your first game will be here before you know […]
March 25, 2013

Attention Coaches! Don’t Mess With a Pitcher’s Armslot

Being involved in Baseball for 26 years and instructing pitchers for the last12; some things never change. It is said that Baseball is a game of […]
March 25, 2013

ADD 5 MPH to Your Fastball With Little Effort

Do you want to add 5 MPH to your fastball in a short period of time? Throwing hard isn’t as difficult as you think. In fact, […]

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