Coaching Baseball For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118068165
  • ISBN-13: 9781118068168
  • DDC: 796.357077
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 509 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Coaching Baseball For Dummies covers aspects of both baseball and softball and has instruction on the differences between rules, pitching, etc.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Author’s Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Drills at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Child’s Play: Beginning Your Coaching Career.
3: Teaching Baseball to Children.
4: Preparing for a Successful Season.
5: Covering the Baseball Basics.
6: Meet the Parents.
7: Building Your Baseball Coaching Skills.
8: Evaluating Your Team.
9: Preparing for and Running a Great Practice.
10: Game Day.
11: Refining Your Coaching Strategies Throughout the Season.
12: Working on the Fundamentals of the Game.
13: Teaching Offensive Fundamentals.
14: Teaching Infield and Outfield Fundamentals.
15: Teaching Pitching and Catching Fundamentals.
16: Fundamental Drills for Beginners.
17: Taking Your Drills to the Next Level.
18: Playing Sound Situational Baseball.
19: Coaching Offense 101.
20: Coaching Defense 101.
21: The Extra Innings.
22: Keeping Your Kids Healthy.
23: Overcoming Challenges That Every Coach Faces.
24: The Part of Tens.
25: Ten Pre-Game Tips to Relax Your Players and Keep Them Focused.
26: Ten Ways to Make the Season Memorable (in a Good Way).
27: Ten Fun Ways to End the Season on a High Note.