Head Baseball Coach Troy State University
Coach Bobby Pierce of Troy University covers the offensive side of baseball in this hot stove discussion at the Alabama Baseball Coaches Association convention.
Subscribe and unlock hundreds of hours of video right now! Subscription Information Here
FREE TRIAL HERE - Sign up for a free trial and access our entire video library for 3 days to see for yourself how we can help make you a better coach or athlete.
Click Links Below To Watch Video
Your lineup isn't something you make on the fly, you need to begin getting your lineup in order well before the season starts and you need to know what the objective of the lineup is.
The traditional lineup is a great idea, but you're not always going to have the athletes to build a traditional lineup. Coach Pierce covers the different batting order holes and what you need to have in each hole.
You don't just come up with one lineup, you come up with the best options, then narrow it down to get to the best lineup to start with. After you've got the slots filled, you've got to work on other factors that affect your teams performance.
Different situations require different types of attacks on the defense, so you've got to figure this into your order and the depth you build in your batting lineup.
Your batting practice should develop your hitters skills, and mixed batting practice helps the batter work on his skills against different pitches where he must determine what kind of pitch is on the way.
There are many different situations your hitters will face and no matter the situation the hitter must know what his main objective is when he is at the plate.
You can't count on big innings to pull you ahead when you're using the BBCOR bat and in this video Coach Brian Shoop covers strategies to help you produce runs.
Coach Link Jarrett of Auburn University has a hot stove session on hitting the baseball that will give you ideas to help your hitters improve their at bat perfo
Hitting the baseball is why your hitters come to the plate, but to make your hitters at bats more effective, you need to work in the batting cage.
To build a complete baseball hitter, you must know the fundamentals of good baseball swing.