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Softball & Baseball Dynamic Warm Up Routines

Taking the time to warm up for softball or baseball is an important part of your sports routine. The two main reasons to warm up is to prevent injuries and to improve your softball and baseball playing performance. The following videos will show you how to do a dynamic warm up for softball or baseball and how to run throwing warm ups for softball and baseball. The first video was created by XIP Training Systems, the second video was created by ChampionshipProductions, and the last video was created by Trent Mongero. Watch, Learn...

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WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship 2018 – FINALS

Often times, the best way to learn is by watching. Mimic, adopt, and apply what you see to your own softball game. The following is a live recording of the WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship 2018 finals, played between Japan and Australia. The game was originally live streamed on July 15, 2018. Watch, learn, and play!   WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship 2018 – FINAL – Japan v Australia  

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SloPitch Softball – Curveball & Knuckleball Pitching Tips

Are you ready to increase your slopitch softball pitching arsenal? The two videos below explain how to pitch a slopitch curveball and a slopitch knuckleball. Watch, learn, and practice. The videos were produced by SloHub.   How to Pitch a Curveball – SloPitch Softball Pitching Tips   How to Pitch a Knuckleball – SloPitch Softball Pitching Tips   Are the videos helpful? Let us know in the comments below.  

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4 Softball Tips & Tutorials to Improve Your Game

Here are 4 softball references to help you improve your overall skills as a softball player. Watch the videos to learn the techniques and body mechanics used to execute each skill, including throwing, catching, hitting, and positioning. Watch, learn, and practice, but most importantly, have fun playing! Softball Throwing Mechanics and Tips How to Catch a Fly Ball & Field a Ground Ball Softball Hitting Tips Softball Infield Position Play – Shortstop & Second Base   Rec Sports Team is a free online platform that helps sports players find subs, teammates, and...

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Calgary Softball Leagues

If you are interested in joining an adult softball league, here is a list of Calgary softball league organizers in the community.   River Parks League (Softball Calgary In-House League) Website: http://www.softballcalgary.com/rpsl14 “River Parks League (RPSL) is the in-house league of Softball Calgary. Originally created as a catchment for over-flow teams, it has been around for more than 5 years now. Teams that have played in the league tend to return year after year due to how well run the league is for them. Basically – Plug and Play as the schedule and...

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Edmonton Softball Leagues

If you are interested in joining an adult softball league, here is a list of Edmonton softball league organizers in the community. Edmonton Area Mixed Slo Pitch Association Website: http://www.eamspa.org/ “The Edmonton Area Mixed Slow Pitch Association (EAMSPA) was incorporated under the Societies Act on September 24, 1987, but, in fact has been in operation since approximately 1981, making it one of the oldest leagues in the Edmonton Area. At the height of popularity, the league boasted a membership of 72 teams (9 divisions of 8 teams each) but in recent years...

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Softball Infield Position Play – Shortstop & Second Base

Here are two detailed instructional softball videos explaining how to play the shortstop and second base positions. Learn the proper positioning and body mechanics to increase your speed and efficiency when making a play. Become a better infielder by watching, learning, and practicing. The videos were produced by USA Softball.   Softball Shortstop Infield Position Play – Tips & Tutorials   Softball Second Base Infield Position Play – Tips & Tutorials   Are the videos helpful? Let us know in the comments below.  

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Softball Hitting Tips

Here are two videos on softball hitting. Learn tips to become a better batter by learning and executing the fundamentals. Learn the proper batting hand grip, swing, follow-through, stance, hip rotation, and torque used to hit a softball effectively and with power. The videos were produced by Jeff Hall Softball. Key Points Grip: Align knuckles Swing: Drive hands through the zone Follow-through: Let the bat go to release tension on your body Stance: Get up on the plate and trust your hands Hip Rotation: Push hip forward through the zone Torque: Exert...

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Softball: How to Catch a Fly Ball & Field a Ground Ball

How well do you catch in softball? Here is a short video on how to catch a fly ball and how to field a ground ball. When catching a pop fly, remember to use a drop step, camp under the ball, and call for the ball. When fielding a ground ball (safety stop), use your body as a shield to prevent the ball from rolling past you. Learn, practice, play, and have fun! The video was produced by My Sports Mentor. How to Catch a Fly Ball & Field a Ground Ball...

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Softball Throwing Mechanics and Tips

Here is a quick video showing the step by step mechanics of throwing a softball. Learning the proper mechanics for throwing is important no matter what position you play. Learn the proper stance, arm positions, and body rotation used during the throw. The video was produced by Team SKLZ.   How to Throw a Softball – Tips   Is the video helpful? Let us know in the comments below.  

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