Stick & Ball TV

Stick & Ball TV

Importance of a Solid Foundation

Importance of a Solid Foundation

Build your fielding fundamentals and always be able to revert back to them when in a fielding slump.

Build your fielding fundamentals and always be able to revert back to them when in a fielding slump.

#1 Feet

6Fs of Fielding. #1 Feet - Ready position. Get to the ball.

6Fs of Fielding. #1 Feet - Ready position. Get to the ball.

#2 Field

6Fs of Fielding. #2 Field - Stay low and under control, Wide base.

6Fs of Fielding. #2 Field - Stay low and under control, Wide base.

#3 Funnel

6Fs of Fielding. #3 Funnel - Soft hands, Proper throwing motion.

6Fs of Fielding. #3 Funnel - Soft hands, Proper throwing motion.

#4 Footwork

6Fs of Fielding. #4 Footwork - Distance and Direction with minimal steps.

6Fs of Fielding. #4 Footwork - Distance and Direction with minimal steps.

#5 Fire

6Fs of Fielding. #5 Fires - Short arm action.

6Fs of Fielding. #5 Fires - Short arm action.

#6 Follow

6F's of Fielding. #6 Follow - Momentum, Mechanics.

6F's of Fielding. #6 Follow - Momentum, Mechanics.

First Base Play - Setup at the Bag to Receive Throws - Righty and Lefty

Proper approach to the bag and footwork while at the bag to receive throws from all infield positions.

Proper approach to the bag and footwork while at the bag to receive throws from all infield positions.

First Base Play - Straight Up Positioning for LH and RH Hitters

First Basemen - Finding Your Straight Up Positioning for LH, RH Hitters

First Basemen - Finding Your Straight Up Positioning for LH, RH Hitters

Second Base Play - Fielding the Slow Roller

Third Base Play - Fielding the Bunt

How to turn the perfect bunt into an out. It all starts with your first step.

How to turn the perfect bunt into an out. It all starts with your first step.

Flaws of the Push-Through Technique

Routine Backhand Technique - 3 Step Progression

Fielding a routine backhand is a critical skill all infielders must possess. Follow this simple 3 step progression to improve confidence in your players.

Fielding a routine backhand is a critical skill all infielders must possess. Follow this simple 3 step progression to improve confidence in your players.

Taking the Proper Angle to the Ball

Intro - Fielding the Ground Ball

Infield Play - Fielding Mechanics - Position - Catch Position - Footwork - Approach - Prepitch Position

Infield Play - Fielding Mechanics - Position - Catch Position - Footwork - Approach - Prepitch Position

Pre-Pitch Position and Routine

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Prepitch Position No 1 - Walk In or Creep with Lean or Jump Set.

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Prepitch Position No 1 - Walk In or Creep with Lean or Jump Set.

Pre-Pitch Position - Find What Works and Practice

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Pre-Pitch Position No 1 - Walk In or Creep with Lean - Take 2 - Position No 2 - Jump Set Coaches, get your player to execute their pre-pitch routine.

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Pre-Pitch Position No 1 - Walk In or Creep with Lean - Take 2 - Position No 2 - Jump Set Coaches, get your player to execute their pre-pitch routine.

Catch Position - Backhand

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Catch Position - Backhand

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Catch Position - Backhand

Catch Position - Backhand Exchange and Transfer

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Exchange - Backhand - Catch - Glove to R Chest

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Exchange - Backhand - Catch - Glove to R Chest

Tempo of the Approach - Establish Rhythm and Tempo

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Tempo of the Approach - Establish Rhythm and Tempo when Approaching Baseball

Infield Play - Fielding the Ground Ball - Tempo of the Approach - Establish Rhythm and Tempo when Approaching Baseball

1min

Improve Feet - Ladders Dots Lines

Big 5 Infield Drills - Intro

Introduction to Coach Mongero's Big 5 series of infield drills.

Introduction to Coach Mongero's Big 5 series of infield drills.

#1 - Stationary Short Hop Drill

Short hop drill. #1 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

Short hop drill. #1 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

#1 - Stationary Short Hop Drill (Basic)

#2 - 3 Step, 5 Step Drill

3 Step, 5 Step drill. #2 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

3 Step, 5 Step drill. #2 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

#4 - Choose Your Hop Drill (Basic)

#3 - Ozzie Drill

Ozzie drill. #3 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

Ozzie drill. #3 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

#5 - Fly Ball Drill (Basic)

#3 - Ozzie Drill (Basic)

1min

Quality Reps - Wall

#2 - 3 Step, 5 Step Drill (Basic)

#4 - Choose Your Hop Drill

Choose your hop drill. #4 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

Choose your hop drill. #4 in the Big 5 infield drill series.

1min

Improve Hands - Wall

2min

Top Spin 2nd Hop Fungoman - Attack Hop

Prep Step

Fielding Triangle

Skateboard

Ladder Drill

Box Drill

Line Drill

Force Plays

Combo Drills

Tag Plays

Cuts & Relays

Infield Positioning - Holding Runner at 2nd Base

Infield Positioning - Defensive Shifts w/ Charts

1st Base Positioning - Hold & Release

Infield Positioning - Starting Point

Situational Positioning - Bunt Defense Positioning

Infield Positioning - Middle Infield Starting Point

Situational Positioning - Push Bunt Defense Positioning

Field Markings

3rd Base Shift Positioning

Shifts - General Movement of Left-Handed Shift

2nd Base Shift Positioning

Shifts - General Movement RH Shift

Shortstop Shift Positioning

Middle Infield Starting Positions

Ground Ball Footwork

Stationary Roll Progression

Short Hop Progression

Double Play Feeds

RJ Fergus Infield Session