Dodgers 2019 10U – 120 Mins #1 RAIN

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Spring 2019 Dodgers
Lower Field Snackbar Area
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EARLY ACTIVITY Wiffle Circle stopwatch 4:45-5:00 timer 15 Minutes
Wiffle Circle is an Early Activity drill that can be run during the 15-minutes prior to practice start time.  It can also be ran as a pre-game drill...Read More
notes Notes:
Practice #1 of Early Activity: Make sure ALL know that it's cool to be early.
Virtual Scoreboard Run Dodgers 2019 10U – 120 Mins #1 RAIN stopwatch 5:00-5:05 timer 5 Minutes
notes Notes:
Jogging in place and explaining practice routine
Introduction Dodgers 2019 10U – 120 Mins #1 RAIN stopwatch 5:05-5:20 timer 15 Minutes
notes Notes:
Batter Up: Name game and chant
WARM UP Dyn Warm Up 10U #1 stopwatch 5:20-5:30 timer 10 Minutes
~ SEE "EXECUTION KEYS" BELOW FOR AGE-SPECIFIC SUGGESTION LIST ~ The Dynamic Warm Up is today's warm up routine.  Gone are the days of standing in a...Read More
notes Notes:
Break the ice, encourage high fives, and get the focus away from Mom & Dad.
EARLY BASERUNNING Airplane Take Offs stopwatch 5:30-5:35 timer 5 Minutes
Airplane Take Offs is a simple Early Baserunning drill to teach young players an athletic first step movement.  While categorized under the title of...Read More
notes Notes:
Stay low and go!
QUICK DEFENSE Four Corner Receiving stopwatch 5:35-5:40 timer 5 Minutes
Four-Corner Receiving is a drill to work on catching the baseball (basic receiving for beginning baseball players).  It is easy to execute, safe for beginning...Read More
notes Notes:
Take inventory of where the athletes are at skill-wise.
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
Stations (Groups rotate halfway through block)
BP Reps: Soft Toss
stopwatch 5:45-6:00 timer 15 Minutes
Minimum two stations, use your help!
How To Coach: Hitting #1
stopwatch 6:00-6:15 timer 15 Minutes
TEACH - Legs first.
Fundamentals: Ground Balls
stopwatch 6:15-6:30 timer 15 Minutes
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
BASERUNNING Home to First stopwatch 6:35-6:45 timer 10 Minutes
Home-to-First coaches the correct way to run through the first base bag.  As part of Baserunning or Conditioning, this drill can be run near the end...Read More
notes Notes:
Front of bag, either foot, break down, look right (#kickdirtoncoach).
FINISH Life Lesson Discussion stopwatch 6:45-6:50 timer 5 Minutes
Life Lesson discussions provide the opportunity to briefly talk about the characteristics of a champion.  Use the Dugout Captain suggestions for each...Read More
notes Notes:

"There may be people that have more talent than you, but there's no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do."

– Derek Jeter, NY Yankees ('95-'14)


  •  Working hard is a habit, and habits must be earned. DECIDE to work hard daily!
  •  Find a way. Won’t always feel like working hard. Compete, challenge another, grind.
  •  "Practice is what you make of it,” Raul Ibanez (1996-2014)