Head Baseball Coach University of North Florida
This baseball catching series covers everything from selecting your catcher to making sure the umpire calls those questionable pitches strikes!
There are 3 basic catchers stances and in this series Coach Rhodes covers the 3 stances and the finesse points of each stance.
The only thing between the ball and the catcher is the glove. What should you look for in a catchers mitt? It's all covered in this video.
A catchers stance needs to be built from the ground up and this video shows a great process for helping a baseball catcher build his stance.
This video covers blocking, framing and all the stuff your catcher needs to know that hasn't been covered yet!
When you find a catcher you're going to be a happy coach, but what are you looking for in your catcher? Mental and physical toughness is critical, but a catcher must be able to catch and throw...and a few other things.