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Training & Drills
5/6/2010
In baseball and softball, base running is just as much an art as hitting or bunting.

Getting out of the batter’s box and down the line efficiently is a seemingly simple task that can have game-changing results. Imagine beating that throw from the shortstop or legging out what your coach meant to be a sacrifice bunt.

It doesn’t take tremendous speed, either.

Here are some tips for running to first base:

As a batter, taking a balanced swing and...
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5/12/2010
Knowing how to run the bases can make a runner with average speed better on the base paths than a speedy player who runs them incorrectly.

Taking the right steps as you round first on a base hit can get you a double in a stat book instead of a single.

Here are some tips for rounding first base:

As you approach first base, take a very quick peek to see if the ball is in the infield or not. If you see the ball is through the infield, or if you had hit a fly ball,...
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12/20/2010
Rawlings Gear carries four types of resistance bands to train with in preparation for the spring season.

Ankle Resistance Bands (model number ANKLERESIS) allow you to work on your speed and agility by applying resistance to all your lower body muscles. This band is ideal for many exercises and is convenient and portable.

The Pro Resistance Ball band (model number Continue Reading
12/29/2010
The countdown to spring training can begin, but until that first day back, hone your hitting skills with Rawlings' 5 Position Tee.

The 5 Position Tee (model number 5POSITIONTEE) helps you practice hitting the ball across all parts of the plate—from the inside, straight through the middle or on the outside corner.

The tee can be adjusted from 20 inches to 36 inches high and...
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6/16/2014
Rawlings' 5-Tool Training Program is designed to improve your fielding, throwing, hitting for average, hitting for power and speed.

Look for the following categories in Rawlings' 5-Tool Training section:

Fielding
Good defense wins ball games. Great defense wins the Rawlings Gold Glove Award. Be consistent on routine plays, but also train make the spectacular catches. Continue Reading
7/2/2014
Your players can take BP with any pitch at any angle using Rawlings' new pitching machine.

Five versions of Rawlings' Pro Line Two Wheel Pitching Machine (model number RPM2) are available:

• Baseball
• Softball
• Baseball ARP
• Baseball ARP/Softball
• Baseball/Softball

The Adjustable Release Point (ARP) option provides the most realistic baseball release height...
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