Defense - Catchers

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Barnstormers - Katy 12 Baseball | Catchers Workout Series with Zach Dillon

Zach Dillon, Katy 12 Baseball (TX) runs his catchers through functional movement patterns, receiving & blocking drills and throwing progressions from the 2020 Barnstormers Tour. Time: 1:00:57

Barnstormers - Waco | Applying Blast Within Your Program with Matt Igara

Catching with Tyler Johnson, McLennan CC (TX) from the 2020 *Barnstormers Clinic at McLennan CC in Waco, Texas. Time: 33:30

Barnstormers - Waco | Daily Blocking, Receiving and Throwing for Catchers with Tyler Johnson

Catching with Tyler Johnson, McLennan CC (TX) from the 2020 Barnstormers Clinic at McLennan CC in Waco, Texas. Time: 33:30

Barnstormers - Katy | Blocking and Receiving Drills for Catchers with Sammy Esposito

Catching with Sammy Esposito, University of Houston from the 2020 Barnstormers Clinic in Katy, Texas. Time: 38:22

2021-38-Post-Catching Hot Stove

Post Catching Hot Stove moderated by Jim Richardson featuring Bill Angelo, Tyler Goodro, Mike, Scioscia, Ryan Sienko, Jerry Weinstein and Collin Wilber from the 2021 Virtual Convention, Time: 57:53

2021-37-Catching Hot Stove

Catching Hot Stove moderated by Jerry Weinstein featuring Bill Angelo, Tyler Goodro, Mike, Scioscia, Ryan Sienko and Collin Wilber from the 2021 Virtual Convention, Time: 1:28:13

2021-26-Youth Zac Stout (Defense-Catching) Catcher Practice Design: Building Skills that Scale

Zac Stout, Stout Catching & Rogue Baseball (CO): "Catcher Practice Design: Building Skills that Scale" from the 2021 Virtual Convention, Time: 1:01:01

2021-05 Charlie Greene Jr. (Defense-Catching) Developing Today's Elite Receivers

Charlie Greene Jr., Milwaukee Brewers: "Developing Today's Elite Receivers" from the 2021 Virtual Convention, Time: 56:16

2021-02 Scott Stricklin (Defense-Catching) Catching Skills & Drills

Scott Stricklin, University of Georgia: "Catching Skills & Drills" from the 2021 Virtual Convention, Time: 1:02:25

Barnstormers - Evansville | In-Depth Blocking, Receiving and Throwing with Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown, University of Southern Indiana: "Catching" from the 2020 Barnstormers Clinic at Bosse Field in Evansville, Indiana. Time: 40:03

Barnstormers - Nashville | Getting Catchers Game Ready with Lukas Ray

Lukas Ray, Middle Tennessee State University: "Catching" from the 2020 Barnstormers Clinic in Nashville, Tennessee. Time: 39:15

Defense - C | Throwing Progressions

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Three drills in one - Check out this catcher specific throwing progression.

Barnstormers - Carson-Newman University | Part 2

Coach Griffin takes us through a Day in the Life of a Carson-Newman Catcher. This video is jammed pack with Catchers Drills from the 2020 Barnstormers, Time: 11:34

Defense - C | Braveheart

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): The drill is named and inspired by the movie, which should tell you all you need to know.

Defense - C | Firing Squad Blocking

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Great way to bring some fun and competition into catchers blocking drills ... Find a way to stop the baseball.

Defense - C | Blocking Wall Drills

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Throwing all the technique out the window, this is a straight up challenge drill.

2020-25-Youth Tyson Blaser (Defense-Catcher) The 15 Minute Catcher

Youth Clinic - Tyson Blaser, New York Yankees: "The 15 Minute Catcher" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 40:43

2020-19 Ryan Sienko (Defense-Catching) Creating Elite Receivers: Advanced Techniques to Gain ...

Ryan Sienko, Los Angeles Dodgers: "Creating Elite Receivers: Advanced Techniques to Gain More Strikes" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 57:03

2020-05 Aaron Gershenfeld (Defense-Catching) Developing Today's Catcher

Aaron Gershenfeld, New York Yankees: "Developing Today's Catcher" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 1:00:48

2013-04 Keith Vorhoff (Defense-Catching) Catching Foundations: Receiving/Blocking

Keith Vorhoff: "Catching Foundations: Receiving/Blocking" from the 2013 ABCA Convention in Chicago, Time: 39:36

2013-15 Sal Fasano (Defense-Catching) Identifying Catchers Tools and Talents

Sal Fasano, Atlanta Braves: "Identifying Catchers Tools and Talents" from the 2013 ABCA Convention in Chicago, Time: 36:30

2013-06 Scott Lawler (Defense-Practice) Play Catch Routine For All Positions

Scott Lawler, Benet Academy: "Play Catch Routine For All Positions" from the 2013 ABCA Convention in Chicago, Time: 28:32

2019-11 Greg Brown (Defense-Catching) Empowering the Athletic Catcher

Greg Brown, Tampa Bay Rays: "Empowering the Athletic Catcher" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:18

2019-60-Expo Aaron Gershenfeld (Defense-Catching) The Pre-Game Routine: Preparing Your Catchers ...

Expo Theatre - Aaron Gershenfeld, New York Yankees: "The Pre-Game Routine: Preparing Your Catchers for In-Game Success" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:02

2019-29-Youth Jeff Calhoon (Defense-Catching) Building Blocks to Developing Youth Catchers

Youth Clinic - Jeff Calhoon, Point Loma Nazarene University: "Building Blocks to Developing Youth Catchers" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:54

2019-34-Youth Todd Coburn (Defense-Catching) Catcher Speciality Plays - The Basics

Youth Clinic - Todd Coburn, The Catching Guy: "Catcher Speciality Plays - The Basics" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 41:33

2012-17 Charlie Greene Jr. (Defense-Catching) Building a Better Defensive Catcher

Charlie Greene Jr., Milwaukee Brewers: "Building a Better Defensive Catcher" from the 2012 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 49:57

2012-02 Dan Spencer (Defense-Catcher & Pitching) Pitcher-Catcher Relationship

Dan Spencer, Linfield College: "Pitcher-Catcher Relationship" from the 2012 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 37:48

2012-05 Tom Griffin (Defense-Catching) Catch It, Block It, Throw It

Tom Griffin, Carson-Newman: "Catch It, Block It, Throw It" from the 2012 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 48:18

2018-20 Tim Cossins (Defense-Catching) Training the Exaggerate and Maximizing the Physical from ...

Tim Cossins, Baltimore Orioles: "Training the Exaggerate and Maximizing the Physical from Behind the Mask" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 37:35

2018-29-Youth Xan Barksdale (Defense-Catching) Laying the Groundwork for Developing Youth Catchers

Youth Clinic - Xan Barksdale, Catching-101: "Laying the Groundwork for Developing Youth Catchers" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:46

2018-04 Xan Barksdale (Defense-Catching) A New School Approach to Coaching Catchers

Xan Barksdale, Catching-101: "A New School Approach to Coaching Catchers" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 38:36

2011-23 Xan Barksdale (Defense-Catching) Preparing Catchers for Success

Xan Barksdale, Catching-101: "Preparing Catchers for Success" from the 2011 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 29:39

2011-10 Kevin McMullan (Defense-Catching) Catching: Everyday Fundamentals

Kevin McMullan, University of Virginia: "Catching: Everyday Fundamentals" from the 2011 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 36:09

2017-07 Tanner Swanson (Defense-Catching) Mindful Drill Progressions for Effective Catcher Skill ...

Tanner Swanson, New York Yankees: "Mindful Drill Progressions for Effective Catcher Skill Development" from the 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 38:53

2017-27 Matt Husted (Defense-Catching) Catching: You Have to Be Crazy to Do This

Matt Husted, Wheaton College: "Catching: You Have to Be Crazy to Do This" from the 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 41:34

2010-10 Scott Stricklin (Defense-Catching) Catching Skills and Drills

Scott Stricklin, University of Georgia: "Catching Skills and Drills" from the 2010 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 39:50

2016-19 Tom Griffin (Defense-Catching) Be a Complete Catcher

Tom Griffin, Carson-Newman: "Be a Complete Catcher" from the 2016 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 41:14

2009-04 Pete Dunn (Defense-Catching) Catching Fundamentals

Pete Dunn, Stetson University: "Catching Fundamentals" from the 2009 ABCA Convention in San Diego, Time: 37:04

2009-25 Brent Mayne (Defense-Catching) The Art of Catching

Brent Mayne, MLB: "The Art of Catching" from the 2009 ABCA Convention in San Diego, Time: 37:09

2009-14 Charlie Greene Jr. (Defense-Catching) Catching Drills - Receiving and Blocking

Charlie Greene Jr., Milwaukee Brewers: "Catching Drills - Receiving and Blocking" from the 2009 ABCA Convention in San Diego, Time: 41:20

2015-12 Pat Mason (Defense-Catching) VT Catching: Simple Drills for a Complex Position

Pat Mason, Virginia Tech: "VT Catching: Simple Drills for a Complex Position" from the 2015 ABCA Convention in Orlando, Time: 35:56

2015-25 Kevin Schnall (Defense-Catching) There is NO Good Catching Out There

Kevin Schnall, Coastal Carolina University: "There is NO Good Catching Out There" from the 2015 ABCA Convention in Orlando, Time: 39:13

2008-13 Jack Hacker (Defense-Catching) Catching Drills

Jack Hacker, Reedley College: "Catching Drills" from the 2008 ABCA Convention in Philadelphia, Time: 44:06

2008-05 Steve Peterson (Defense-Catching) Building the Complete Catcher

Steve Peterson, Middle Tennessee State: "Building the Complete Catcher" from the 2008 ABCA Convention in Philadelphia, Time: 36:13

2014-24 Brett Boretti (Defense-Catching) Building a Better Catcher - 20 Minutes a Day

Brett Boretti, Columbia University: "Building a Better Catcher - 20 Minutes a Day" from the 2014 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 43:51

2014-15 Greg Beals (Defense-Catching) Home to Second in Two Seconds

Greg Beals, Ohio State University: "Home to Second in Two Seconds" from the 2014 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 40:44

Defense - C | Angle Blocks

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Getting around the baseball will help your catchers control the angles and keep that blocked pitch centered.

Defense - C | Side to Side Rolls

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Part of Coach Husted's blocking progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Blocking Progression Drills

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Blocking progression for catchers. Video contains six different drills each with multiple variations.

Defense - C | Blocking Wall Drills

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Where there is a will (and a wall) there is a way.

Defense - C | 3 Plate Drill

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Extremely fast pace drill that will help you to identify glove faults and unnecessary movements.

Defense - C | Ambush Receiving

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): This drill is all about focus and attention - training your catcher's to lock in on the pitch.

Defense - C | Firing Squad

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Competitive drill that includes a couple variations intended to challenge and induce stress upon your catchers.

Defense - C | Man in the Middle Receiving

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): This "challenge drill" is targeting your catcher's stamina, control, agility and body awareness.

Defense - C | Receiving Wall Ball Drills

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Any wall presents a great opportunity for catchers to work on some receiving drills.

Defense - C | Receiving Progression

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Receiving progression for catchers - Five drills in one video..

Defense - C | No Glove Receiving Progression

Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL): Barehand receiving progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Tight End Transfer Drill (1 of 5)

Greg Brown, Nova Southeastern University: Video #1 of 5 that focuses on a rather unique transfer drill progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Tight End Transfer Drill (2 of 5)

Greg Brown, Nova Southeastern University: Video #2 of 5 that focuses on a rather unique transfer drill progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Tight End Transfer Drill (3 of 5)

Greg Brown, Nova Southeastern University: Video #3 of 5 that focuses on a rather unique transfer drill progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Tight End Transfer Drill (4 of 5)

Greg Brown, Nova Southeastern University: Video #4 of 5 that focuses on a rather unique transfer drill progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Tight End Transfer Drill (5 of 5)

Greg Brown, Nova Southeastern University: Video #5 of 5 that focuses on a rather unique transfer drill progression for catchers.

Defense - C | Blocking for Points

Jake McKinley, Milwaukee Brewers: Focus a Catcher's intent on directing a blocked baseball. The point system allows for some healthy competition between your catchers.

Defense - INF | Rolling Objects Tag Drill

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Great drill for every position that will have to put a tag on a baserunner.