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Med Ball and Smushball Warm up

We get asked a lot of questions from coaches on what to do before games with their players if there are no batting cages. A lot of times we'll get to fields and there are no batting cages.  Often times you see one cage, you have one player hitting and you have 11 or 12 players standing there watching.  So what can you do to keep your players moving before games? We like to create as many stations as possible. We use Smushballs all the time. Station 1- An example of using a Smushball, you could just stand out in the outfield and work on side toss, and have your players hit. That's one station. Station 2- The coach actually throwing batting practice in the...

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Hit a Dinger, Break the Fear of the Stinger!

Hit a Dinger, Break the Fear of the Stinger! “My son was the best hitter last year as a 6- or a 7-year-old and now all of a sudden … he can’t hit!” HHMMM! That’s interesting! You don’t just stop be able to hit. Well, you might, if you are moving from the 7’s to 8’s from the coach pitch or machine pitch to the dreadful PLAYER PITCH! I remember getting numerous calls from parents saying that their sons or daughters were good hitters, but suddenly they can’t hit. It’s not that the players can’t hit. Here’s what happens. Envision the following scenario. Johnny is at the plate and he crushes the ball time and time again. Without a worry in...

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Welcome to the Dominate the Diamond store!

We designed this website to help every athlete that plays the game of baseball and softball the tools they need to Dominate the Diamond on and off the field.  We not only will be discussing the physical aspects of the game but we will also be discussing the mental aspects also. Thank you for letting us help you Dominate the Diamond TODAY!

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