Middle Infield Academy: 2b/SS
This camp focuses on specific drills to teach proper footwork, correct approach to fielding ground balls with an emphasis on soft hands and proper throwing techniques.
· - PRE-PITCH AND APPROACH
· - READY POSITION
· - ANGLES TO THE BALL
· - PICKS & RAKES
· - GLOVE WORK
· - SOFT & FIRM
· - BACKHAND
· - THROWING & FOOTWORK
· - DOUBLE PLAY FOOTWORK
· - FOOTWORK AROUND ALL BAGS- CLIMB THE LADDER-
· - TAGS & MUCH MORE
Corner Infield Clinic:
You will learn advanced techniques at 1B and 3B that will take your game to the next level and separate you from the competition.
Come learn from the best and improve on your corner infield skills with The Ballpark’s Corner Infield Class! This program will take 1st and 3rd baseman through all types of defensive drills and skills focusing on glove work, footwork, and situational play in a competitive environment!
You will learn the advanced techniques for the positions including plays such as:
· - Prep Step / Pre-Pitch Routine
· - Backhand Technique
· - Both inside right foot & Fielding off left foot
· - Slow Roller footwork and Glove work on Bunt Plays
· - 1 handed slow rollers outside left foot – Bare-hand play
· - Footwork and feeds to 2B for Double Plays
· - Tag Plays
· - Throw downs from the catcher
· - Cuts & Relays
For 1B :
· - Knowing the runners & Using Correct footwork & Flips
· - Positioning & Flips
· - Footwork around the Bag
· - Holding the runner on with a runner on 1st base
· - Double play footwork
· - Back Picks from the Catcher
· - Bunts
· - Picks
Outfielders Defense Clinic:
1. CATCHING FLY BALL
2. FIELDING BASE HIT
3. CUTTING OFF BALL
4. CROW HOP
5. THROWING THROUGH CUTOFF MAN
6. GETTING BEHIND BALL
7. FIRST STEP QUICKNESS
8. HOW TO THINK AS AN OUTFIELDER
1. Hit balls straight at them.
2. Make them go to balls to their left.
3. Make them go to balls to their right.
4. Make them come in on balls.
5. Make them go straight back on balls.
FUN ADVANCED DRILLS
1. Making diving catches.
2. Do or die ground balls and throwing to home.
3. Football wide receiver drills and catching ball over shoulder.