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Eliminating the Extra Base

DRILL BENEFITS


Focusing on eliminating runners from taking the extra base can help save runs throughtout the season.

Eliminating the Extra Base Drill

EXECUTION


  • Set the R2 (Atec Secondary Logo) at home plate and angle to deliver ground balls and line drives into the outfield.
  • Stack your outfield with all available players (Y) and place them in rotation to receive the play.
  • Position outfielders at normal depth in the outfield.
  • Shoot ground balls and line drives into the gaps and down the foul line.
  • Outfielders can work on taking the proper angle to the baseball and utilizing the spin and throw technique.
  • Communication is key on balls that are in between both fielders.