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Helping Pitchers Get Through an Injury [ARTICLE]

by National Fastpitch Coaches Association on

As much as we try to prevent it, and as much as we do not ever want this to happen, inevitably at some point we will all coach a pitcher with an...... Continue

How to Avoid Making the 4 Biggest Pitch Calling Mistakes [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

Having a pitcher with different pitches is one thing but understanding how to call them, which pitches to use and when to use them is completely...... Continue

How to Fix 3 Common Softball Pitching Mistakes [ARTICLE]

by STACK on

The complex motion for fastpitch softball pitching has many moving parts with many common issues and even more ideas on how to fix them. This guide...... Continue

A Sure-Fire Drill to Get Better Fielding Pitchers [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

You've hit your pitcher groundball after groundball, and she still remains the weak-link in your defense. If that sounds too familiar, then here's the drill...... Continue

Cultivate a 'WOW' Factor With Your Pitchers [ARTICLE]

by NFCA on

Have you ever watched a pitcher and your first thought was, "Wow, that kid can pitch?" I love when I see that. I am not as happy when we are about to play that pitcher, but none the less I love to...... Continue

4 Steps to Improve Fastpitch Softball Pitchers Durability [ARTICLE]

by Softball Coach Online on

The best fastpitch softball pitchers know what it takes to lead their teams to the post-season. In fact, the best pitchers plan ahead to get there. Here are four pre-season habits... ... Continue

5 Steps to Improve Your Pitcher's Control [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

Softball has gotten much better over the years with college softball more popular than ever, but pitching is starting to fall behind the hitters. Here are 5 things that will help your pitchers improve their...... Continue

4 Ways for Pitchers to Dominate in Games [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

Games are starting for many high schools in the warmer locations around the country & for most college teams. Now it's time for pitchers to do well in games & not just practice, so check out 4 ways to make...... Continue

4 Tips for Coaching Low-Velocity Softball Pitchers [ARTICLE]

by STACK on

Softball coaches like to put pressure on their pitchers to throw the ball fast. After all, the sport is called Fastpitch softball. But not every softball pitcher is built to throw high-velocity pitches. Even those who are, especially younger...... Continue

A Simple Way to Increase Your Pitch Movement - Cindy Bristow [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

Pitching is the one skill we can complicate in a second. In fact, people who admittedly don’t know much about pitching will continue talking about all the complicated things they’ve heard others say about it. Perpetuating pitching rumors is common...... Continue