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Hitting - High Tee Drill

Jeff Kinne, Hampden-Sydney College (VA): Fix that uphill swing with this simple high tee drill.

Hitting - Two Plate Drill

Jeff Kinne, Hampden-Sydney College (VA): Get your players to work on hitting off-speed pitches. The drill can be used with a coach throwing over hand or a pitching machine.

Hitting - Deep Tee Drill

Jeff Kinne, Hampden-Sydney College (VA): Drill is intended to get players to feel a "deeper" in the zone point of contact.

2020-29-Youth Chris Ramirez (Offense) Creating a Complete Offense, Not Just a Swing

Youth Clinic - Chris Ramirez, Lenoir-Rhyne University: "Creating a Complete Offense, Not Just a Swing" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 47:54

2020-25-Youth Tyson Blaser (Defense-Catcher) The 15 Minute Catcher

Youth Clinic - Tyson Blaser, New York Yankees: "The 15 Minute Catcher" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 40:43

2020-28-Youth Justin Toole (Leadership) Facilitating a Learning Environment

Youth Clinic - Justin Toole, Cleveland Indians: "Facilitating a Learning Environment" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 32:35

2020-32-Youth Nick Schnabel (Defense-Infield) Preparing the Complete Infielder

Youth Clinic - Nick Schnabel, University of Michigan: "Preparing the Complete Infielder" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 37:24

2020-35-Youth David Sharp (Practice) Youth Practice Ideas: Effective Use of Time

Youth Clinic - David Sharp, USA Baseball: "Youth Practice Ideas: Effective Use of Time" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 35:42

2020-26-Youth David Franco (Mental) Using Mental Skills to Create Consistent Ballplayers

Youth Clinic - David Franco, Seattle Mariners: "Using Mental Skills to Create Consistent Ballplayers" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 34:30

2020-34-Youth Zach Dillon (Leadership) Substance Vs. Hype: Building and Sustaining a Sincere ...

Youth Clinic - Zach Dillon, Katy Twelve Baseball: "Substance Vs. Hype: Building and Sustaining a Sincere Player Development Program in Travel Baseball" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 35:55

2020-33-Youth Derek Johnson (Pitching) Youth Pitching

Youth Clinic - Derek Johnson, Cincinnati Reds: "Youth Pitching" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 41:20

2020-31-Youth Ty Neal (Pitching) Throwing at a High Level to Maximize Health, Accuracy and Longevity

Youth Clinic - Ty Neal: "Throwing at a High Level to Maximize Health, Accuracy and Longevity" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 40:52

2020-24-Youth Spencer Allen & Sam Incandela (Practice) Pregame Practice: More Than Just a Warmup

Youth Clinic - Spencer Allen & Sam Incandela: "Pregame Practice: More Than Just a Warmup" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 43:07

2020-27-Youth Jamey Carroll (Leadership) Guiding Generation Z to Greatness

Youth Clinic - Jamey Carroll, Pittsburgh Pirates: "Guiding Generation Z to Greatness" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 25:41

2020-30-Youth Joe Eisenmann (Leadership) Long Term Athlete Development

Youth Clinic - Joe Eisenmann, Volt Athletics: "Long Term Athlete Development" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 43:28

2019-33-Youth Lee Fiocchi (Strength & Conditioning) Train Like a Pro: Process Over Program

Youth Clinic - Lee Fiocchi, Los Angeles Angels: "Train Like a Pro: Process Over Program" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 40:25

2019-32-Youth Andre Butler (Defense-Outfield) The Graveyard Mentality - Outfield Play

Youth Clinic - Andre Butler, Swarthmore College: "The Graveyard Mentality - Outfield Play" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 32:44

2019-24-Youth Keith Madison (Leadership) The ABC's of Coaching

Youth Clinic - Keith Madison, ABCA: "The ABC's of Coaching" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 35:12

2019-35-Youth Richard Austin (Offense-Hitting) Approaches to Hitting

Youth Clinic - Richard Austin, Richard Austin Baseball: "Approaches to Hitting" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 35:55

2019-28-Youth Dallas Mustangs Staff (Leadership) The Evolution of a Ball Club

Youth Clinic - Dallas Mustangs Coaching Staff: "The Evolution of a Ball Club" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 45:33

2019-31-Youth Dan McDonnell (Leadership) We Must Be Ambassadors of the Game of Baseball

Youth Clinic - Dan McDonnell, University of Louisville: "We Must Be Ambassadors of the Game of Baseball" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 43:42

2019-53-Expo LeagueApps | Innovation and the Future of Youth Baseball

Expo Theatre - Jeremy Goldberg, LeagueApps: "Innovation and the Future of Youth Baseball" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 39:23

2019-27-Youth Steve Springer (Mental) The Mental Game in Youth Baseball

Youth Clinic - Steve Springer, Quality At Bats: "The Mental Game in Youth Baseball" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 39:07

2019-37-Youth Tyler Gillum (Offense-Baserunning) Green Light Special

Youth Clinic - Tyler Gillum, South Mountain CC: "Green Light Special" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 58:25

2019-25-Youth Darren Fenster (Defense-Infield) Isolating the Infielder: Break Them Down to Build ...

Youth Clinic - Darren Fenster, Boston Red Sox: "Isolating the Infielder: Break Them Down to Build Them Up" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 41:19

2019-36-Youth Scott Harp (Defense-Infield) Free Flowing Fielding

Youth Clinic - Scott Harp, D-Bat Denton: "Free Flowing Fielding" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:25

2019-34-Youth Todd Coburn (Defense-Catching) Catcher Speciality Plays - The Basics

Youth Clinic - Todd Coburn, The Catching Guy: "Catcher Speciality Plays - The Basics" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 41:33

2019-30-Youth Bill Seamon (Pitching) Pitching Made Simple

Youth Clinic - Bill Seamon, The Coaches Playbook: "Pitching Made Simple" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 31:10

2019-29-Youth Jeff Calhoon (Defense-Catching) Building Blocks to Developing Youth Catchers

Youth Clinic - Jeff Calhoon, Point Loma Nazarene University: "Building Blocks to Developing Youth Catchers" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:54

2019-26-Youth Allen Cox (Offense-Hitting) Utilizing Drills for Hitting Success

Youth Clinic - Allen Cox, Georgia Gwinnett College: "Utilizing Drills for Hitting Success" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:47

2018-27-Youth Dan Keller (Pitching) Pitching 101

Youth Clinic - Dan Keller, Pitching 101: "Pitching 101" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 28:38

2018-31-Youth Rick Strickland (Offense-Hitting) Building Blocks for the Long-Term Athletic Dev ...

Youth Clinic - Rick Strickland, Rick Strickland Baseball: "Building Blocks for the Long-Term Athletic Development of Young Hitters" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 30:50

2018-35-Youth Indiana Bulls Staff (Leadership) Development of a Baseball Organization

Youth Clinic - Indiana Bulls Coaching Staff: "Development of a Baseball Organization" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 28:08

2018-34-Youth Matt Talarico (Offense-Baserunning) Creating Free Base Runners

Youth Clinic - Matt Talarico, New York Yankees: "Creating Free Base Runners" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:08

2018-29-Youth Xan Barksdale (Defense-Catching) Laying the Groundwork for Developing Youth Catchers

Youth Clinic - Xan Barksdale, Catching-101: "Laying the Groundwork for Developing Youth Catchers" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:46

2018-32-Youth Aaron Klotz (Defense-Infield) Infield Play and Every Day Drills

Youth Clinic - Aaron Klotz, Adrian College: "Infield Play and Every Day Drills" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:25

2018-28-Youth Steve Nicollerat (Practice) The Importance of Practice Planning

Youth Clinic - Steve Nicollerat, St. Louis University HS: "The Importance of Practice Planning" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:21

2018-30-Youth Keith Madison (Leadership) They Call You Coach

Youth Clinic - Keith Madison, ABCA: "They Call You Coach" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 30:31

2018-33-Youth Brian Smiley (Defense-Outfield) The Importance of Being a Good Outfielder

Youth Clinic - Brian Smiley, Indiana State University: "The Importance of Being a Good Outfielder" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:54

2010-15 Ron Johnson (Pitching) A Key Component in Reducing Youth Arm Injuries: Coaching Intervent...

Ron Johnson, Gulf Coast Rehabilitation: "A Key Component in Reducing Youth Arm Injuries: Coaching Interventions" from the 2010 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 37:39

Strength and Conditioning - YOUTH | Entire Workout Routine

Eric Kibler, Horizon High School (AZ): Coach Kibler and Jon Neel (FitLife Systems) take you through their players strength and conditioning program

Hitting - OffSpeed Tee Drill

Jeff Kinne, Hampden-Sydney College (VA): This drill is used for adjusting to off-speed pitches and it's especially good for kids when they first start to see off-speed pitches. The drill teaches the slight pause in the swing to get on time with the

Hitting - YOUTH | Swing Progression to Practice on the Tee

Eric Kibler, Horizon High School (AZ): Coach Kibler takes you through his entire swing progression for working on a tee.

Hitting - High Tee Drill

Allen Cox, Georgia Gwinnett College: This drill is a staple in many players warm-up progressions.

Hitting - Short Bat with Pitching Machine

Allen Cox, Okotoks Dawgs: If you have hitters jumping out at everything this simple drill may be just the thing they need.

Hitting - Cardinal Drill

Allen Cox, Okotoks Dawgs: Drill focused on swinging through the middle of the field.

Hitting - Knob Drill

Allen Cox, Okotoks Dawgs: Hitting drill to help guys who have a tendency to pull off of the baseball

Hitting - Screen and Barrier Constraints

Jake McKinley, Milwaukee Brewers: Coach McKinley again brings us another drill that focuses on a hitters intent to achieve the desired outcome.

Hitting - Pepper

JR, ABCA Staff: Old school baseball at its finest. There is a reason this drill has been around for a long time.

Hitting - Knee to Pitcher

Allen Cox, Okotoks Dawgs. Great drill for guys who are getting stuck on their backside.

Hitting - One Knee Drill

Allen Cox, Okotoks Dawgs: Isolate and simplify barrel path with this easy to execute drill.



Clinic Video Posting Schedule:
Mon., Aug. 3 – 2014 Dallas
Thu., Aug. 6 – 2008 Philadelphia
Mon., Aug. 10 – 2015 Orlando
Thu., Aug. 13 – 2009 San Diego
Mon., Aug. 17 – 2016 Nashville
Thu., Aug. 20 – 2010 Dallas
Mon., Aug. 24 – 2017 Anaheim
Thu., Aug. 27 – 2011 Nashville
Mon., Aug. 31 – 2018 Indianapolis
Thu., Sept. 3 – 2012 Anaheim
Mon., Sept. 7 – 2019 Dallas
Thu., Sept. 10 – 2013 Chicago
Mon., Sept. 14 – 2020 Nashville