Catching Fundamentals and Drills presents a detailed overview of the skills and techniques required for successful catcher play. In an easy-to-understand and apply manner, each essential aspect of catcher play is explained and demonstrated. The DVD is appropriate for coaches and athletes at all competitive levels. Among the topics covered: what it takes to be a catcher—both mentally and physically as well as basic fundamentals of catcher play, including sign stance, receiving stance, throwing stance, throwing, blocking, tag plays, force plays, double plays, fielding bunts, pop-ups, and pickoffs. Also includes developmental drills.
Format: DVD / 70 minutes
Author: George Horton (California State University-Fullerton)