Coach Luke

4 years of college baseball 2 years of professional baseball Founder & CEO of Gurus Baseball, LLC Instructs all aspects of the game

Running to First Base

1st game running the double dive triple option. Carrizo Springs vs Hondo 2002. This is the first base dive. No read. A thread. — Benjamin Brinkley (@Benjaminedward) July 18, 2022 Coaches take for granted their players know how to run to 1B.  After watching a lot of games over the years I can tell …

Running to First Base Read More »

Blind Wall Drill

Fielding is about a delicate balance between footwork, fielding mechanics, and accurate throwing. The element of surprise will always exist in softball, and consequently a fielder needs to be ready to chase the ball in any direction and to respond by throwing it to the correct player instantaneously. The blind wall drill is a great …

Blind Wall Drill Read More »