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Why Your 'Foot Strike' Is Key to Throwing Harder (and 5 Tips on How to Improve It)

When talking about how force is transferred from foot strike up into the arm during pitching, I like to use the analogy of "crash test dummies crashin...

Study: Traditional 'Pitch Counts' Aren't Doing Enough to Help High School Pitchers

Too many pitches can be bad news for a young pitcher's arm and shoulder health. That's why pitch counts have become a trusted way to guard against ...

Simple Situational Infield Drills for Youth Baseball Players

Coaching baseball for young athletes can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but only if you know what you are doing. If you are unprepared, both t...

How Jordan Hicks Built a Body Capable of Hurling 105-mph Fastballs

Move over, Aroldis Chapman. The MLB has a new velocity king, and his name is Jordan Hicks. Hicks, a 21-year-old relief pitcher for the St. Louis Ca...

4 Things That Every Young Pitcher Should Address

When looking at the most effective way to train young pitchers, we need to project out three or four years (or more) and consider the "long-term athle...

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All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer on Forging His Own Path to Success

All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer talks about how the experience of getting cut from his middle school baseball team helped him work harder and get better.

How All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer Embraces His Role as a Leader

All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer plays an active role as a leader on his team.

How Chris Archer Trains in the Weight Room

How Chris Archer Trains in the Weight Room

All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer's Shoulder Maintenance Workout

All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer uses a shoulder maintenance workout to keep his arm healthy and strong throughout the season.

All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer Tells You How To Develop Your Own Strikeout Pitch

All-Star Pitcher Chris Archer has the best slider in the big leagues.