In 10 Steps of Fundamental Infield Play, Billy Boyer, infield & baserunning coordinator for the Minnesota Twins, reviews the fundamentals of infield play.
Coach Boyer discusses a variety of philosophies and drills designed to develop infield play across all levels of baseball.
Coach Boyer outlines how rhythm, tempo, and timing all factor in to successful fielding, and how to improve in these areas. Additionally, Coach Boyer provides techniques for footwork and glove positioning, as well as pre-pitch routines to improve fielding.
Topics covered include:
- Fundamentals and Positioning
- Keeping Ideas and Drills Simple
- Efficiency of Movement
- Situational Awareness
- Hand-eye Coordination
- Pre-Pitch Routines