Defense - Infield

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2020-32-Youth Nick Schnabel (Defense-Infield) Preparing the Complete Infielder

Youth Clinic - Nick Schnabel, University of Michigan: "Preparing the Complete Infielder" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 37:24

2020-22 Jason Maxwell (Defense-Infield) Infield Play: Trust Your Abilities and Play to Your Str...

Jason Maxwell, Ensworth HS: "Infield Play: Trust Your Abilities and Play to Your Strengths" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 46:22

2020-17 Andy Schatzley (Defense-Infield) Preparing Infielders: Principles and Processes

Andy Schatzley, Los Angeles Angels: "Preparing Infielders: Principles and Processes" from the 2020 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 44:35

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

2013-12 Jayson King (Defense-Infield) Infield Play: From the Ground Up

Jayson King, University of Dayton: "Infield Play: From the Ground Up" from the 2013 ABCA Convention in Chicago, Time: 39:52

2013-27 Sean McDermott (Defense-Infield) Daily Routines to Develop a Prepared Infielder

Sean McDermott, University of Illinois-Chicago: "Daily Routines to Develop a Prepared Infielder" from the 2013 ABCA Convention in Chicago, Time: 35:21

2019-25-Youth Darren Fenster (Defense-Infield) Isolating the Infielder: Break Them Down to Build ...

Youth Clinic - Darren Fenster, Boston Red Sox: "Isolating the Infielder: Break Them Down to Build Them Up" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 41:19

2019-36-Youth Scott Harp (Defense-Infield) Free Flowing Fielding

Youth Clinic - Scott Harp, D-Bat Denton: "Free Flowing Fielding" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 36:25

2019-57-Expo Clay Cox (Defense-Infield) Engaging Today's Infielder

Expo Theatre - Clay Cox, Paris Junior College: "Engaging Today's Infielder" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 34:58

2019-10 Kai Correa & Tucker Frawley (Defense-Infield) Developing Infielders via Daily Routines ...

Kai Correa & Tucker Frawley: "Developing Infielders via Daily Routines, Drills and Data" from the 2019 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 38:11

2012-14 Andy Stankiewicz (Defense-Infield) Infield Play - Being Fundamental Without Being Mechanical

Andy Stankiewicz, Grand Canyon University: "Infield Play - Being Fundamental Without Being Mechanical" from the 2012 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 36:56

2012-04 Rich Maloney (Defense-2B, SS) The Heart of Defense - Middle Infield Play

Rich Maloney, Ball State University: "The Heart of Defense - Middle Infield Play" from the 2012 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 40:09

2018-02 Monte Brooks (Defense-Infield) Don't Cut Corners: Avoid Neglecting Corner Infield Play

Monte Brooks, The Master's University: "Don't Cut Corners: Avoid Neglecting Corner Infield Play" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 38:45

2018-23 Bob Whalen (Defense-Infield) Developing High Percentage Infielders in Practice and Preseason

Bob Whalen, Dartmouth College: "Developing High Percentage Infielders in Practice and Preseason" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 39:13

2018-15 Tracy Archuleta (Defense-Infield) The First Step: USI Infield Drills

Tracy Archuleta, University of Southern Indiana: "The First Step: USI Infield Drills" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:21

2018-32-Youth Aaron Klotz (Defense-Infield) Infield Play and Every Day Drills

Youth Clinic - Aaron Klotz, Adrian College: "Infield Play and Every Day Drills" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 35:25

2018-17 Trent Mongero (Defense-Infield) Secrets Top Infielders Use to Increase Their Consistency ...

Trent Mongero, Glynn Academy: "Secrets Top Infielders Use to Increase Their Consistency and Range" from the 2018 ABCA Convention in Indianapolis, Time: 40:07

2011-26 Brian Green (Defense-Infield) Infield Double Play and Position Specific Drills

Brian Green, Washington State University: "Infield Double Play and Position Specific Drills" from the 2011 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 45:18

2011-24 Brian Brewer (Defense-1B) First Base Play

Brian Brewer, Marietta College: "First Base Play" from the 2011 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 36:21

2011-13 Marty Lees (Defense-Infield) Infield Play

Marty Lees, Oklahoma State University: "Infield Play" from the 2011 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 37:21

2017-22 Dennis Rogers with Eddie Cornejo, Rolando Garza & Youngjin Yoon (Practice) Teaching/Coac ...

Dennis Rogers, Eddie Cornejo, Rolando Garza & Youngjin Yoon: "Teaching/Coaching Dynamics and Specific Skill Set Development" from the 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 39:28

2017-20 Dan Sheaffer (Defense-1B) The Art of First Base Play

Dan Sheaffer, Tampa Bay Devil Rays: "The Art of First Base Play" from the 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 37:34

2017-21 Nate Trosky (Defense-Infield) Making Plays!

Nate Trosky, Trosky Baseball: "Making Plays!" from the 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 47:18

2017-03 Marty Lees (Defense-Infield) Double Plays, Feeds & Turns

Marty Lees, Oklahoma State University: "Double Plays, Feeds & Turns" from the 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim, Time: 44:34

2010-18 Jeff Willis (Defense-Infield) Infield Play - Daily Infield Drills

Jeff Willis, Louisiana State University-Eunice: "Infield Play - Daily Infield Drills" from the 2010 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 40:27

2010-05 John Cohen (Defense-Infield) Wall Ball

John Cohen, Mississippi State: "Wall Ball" from the 2010 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 37:32

2016-09 Eddie Smith (Defense-Infield) Developing the Complete Infielder

Eddie Smith, Louisiana State University: "Developing the Complete Infielder" from the 2016 ABCA Convention in Nashville, Time: 40:36

2009-06 Tim Saunders (Defense-Infield) Infield Play

Tim Saunders, Dublin Coffman HS: "Infield Play" from the 2009 ABCA Convention in San Diego, Time: 35:40

2009-10 Danny Hall & Nomar Garciaparra (Defense-Infield) Infield Play - Drills

Danny Hall and Nomar Garciaparra: "Infield Play - Drills" from the 2009 ABCA Convention in San Diego, Time: 42:20

2015-28 Peter Pasquarosa (Defense-Infield) Improved Infield Play Through Repetition

Peter Pasquarosa, Northeastern University: "Improved Infield Play Through Repetition" from the 2015 ABCA Convention in Orlando, Time: 43:09

2015-02 Peter Hughes (Defense-Infield) Everyday Infield Drills

Peter Hughes, Kansas State University: "Everyday Infield Drills" from the 2015 ABCA Convention in Orlando, Time: 41:46

2015-18 Paul Kostacopoulos (Defense-Infield) Middle Infield Play & Double Plays

Paul Kostacopoulos, Navy: "Middle Infield Play & Double Plays" from the 2015 ABCA Convention in Orlando, Time: 36:18

2014-25 Rob Cooper (Defense-Infield) Infield Play - Using Your Feet in Order to Use Your Hands

Rob Cooper, Penn State University: "Infield Play - Using Your Feet in Order to Use Your Hands" from the 2014 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 32:24

2008-04 Dennis Rogers & Andy Rojo (Defense-Infield) Effective Plan for Infield Development

Dennis Rogers, ABCA Hall of Fame and Andy Rojo, Rising Prospects: "Effective Plan for Infield Development" from the 2008 ABCA Convention in Philadelphia, Time: 37:46

2014-04 Jack Leggett (Defense-Infield) Fundamentals and Drills to Improve Your Infielders

Jack Leggett, USA Baseball: "Fundamentals and Drills to Improve Your Infielders" from the 2014 ABCA Convention in Dallas, Time: 41:20

2008-18 Tommy Raffo (Defense-1B) Completing the Defense: First Base Play & Drills

Tommy Raffo, Arkansas State University: "Completing the Defense: First Base Play & Drills" from the 2008 ABCA Convention in Philadelphia, Time: 40:25

2008-12 Mark Johnson (Defense-Infield) Complete the Double Play

Mark Johnson, Sam Houston State University: "Complete the Double Play" from the 2008 ABCA Convention in Philadelphia, Time: 38:02

Defense - INF | Weave

Kai Correa, San Francisco Giants: Infield transition drill to reinforce lateral movement while moving forward.

Defense - INF | Wall Ball

Darren Fenster, Boston Red Sox: Classic infield drill that can be executed indoors by players of all ages/levels. Focused, fun and/or competitive this drill's utility is limited only by your creativity.

Defense - 1B | Stretch & Catch Fungo

Kai Correa, San Francisco Giants: Create trajectory and hop variations for your 1B with this fungo drill.

Defense - INF | Leg Up Transition Drill

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Focusing on one simple detail Correa is able to get his guys into an optimal position to throw. Kai will be speaking at our Infielders Hot Stove in Nashville - bring some questions for him!

Defense - INF | Turbo Pepper

Darren Fenster, Boston Red Sox: This up tempo infield drill focuses on pre-pitch movement and read/react off of the bat.

Defense - 1B | Stretch & Catch Touch & Go

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: 1B drill that combines agility, vision and angles to develop awareness around the bag.

Defense - INF | Redirect Progression

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Redirect Progression for infielders that reps out the mechanics of receiving, transferring and throwing from an outfield relay. Variability/Decision Making is added to force adjustments by the player.

Defense - INF | Switches

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Progressing from the Stationary Rapid Fire Catch Drill, SWITCHES will add movement rep out four different footwork patterns for infielders.

Defense - INF | Stationary Rapid Fire Catches

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Don't let weather hold your infielders development back. This infield drill can be performed indoors with very limited space.

Defense - INF | ZigZags

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Isolation drill that allows fielders to lock in on lowering their body and glove to field the baseball.

Defense - 1B | Lacrosse

Jake McKinley, Milwaukee Brewers: Competitive drill that's fun for the whole Team while challenging 1B.

Defense - INF | Hops, Lanes, Taps & Throws (1 of 4)

Tucker Frawley, Yale University: Video #1 of 4 part Ground Ball Progression Drill that defines ground ball types and lanes.

Defense - INF | Hops, Lanes, Taps & Throws (2 of 4)

Tucker Frawley, Yale University: Video #2 of 4 part Ground Ball Progression Drill that defines ground ball types and lanes.

Defense - INF | Hops, Lanes, Taps & Throws (3 of 4)

Tucker Frawley, Yale University: Video #3 of 4 part Ground Ball Progression Drill that defines ground ball types and lanes.

Defense - INF | Hops, Lanes, Taps & Throws (4 of 4)

Tucker Frawley, Yale University: Video #4 of 4 part Ground Ball Progression Drill that defines ground ball types and lanes.

Defense - INF | Toe Up Drill

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Force your infielders to find some rhythm with this simple drill.

Defense - INF | Redirects Relay Line

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Five station relay & redirection drill for all of your infielders.

Defense - SS | 3 Bag Double Play Pivots

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Great way for your SS to rep out 3 different types of Double Play Pivots within one drill.

Defense - SS | 3 Zone Double Play Feeds

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Teach your SS to associate distance with the type of double play feed needed.

Defense - 2B | 3 Bag Double Play Pivots

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Great way for your 2B to rep out 3 different types of Double Play Pivots within one drill.

Defense - 2B | 3 Zone Double Play Feeds

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Teach your 2B to associate distance with the type of double play feed needed.

Defense - INF | Line Drill

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: One lane over is all the fielder needs to work around the baseball.

Defense - TEAM | Bunt Coverage Reverse Wheel

JR, ABCA Staff: Unique Bunt Defense with Runners at 1st & 2nd. This play is not for the faint of heart but it could save you a game if you have it in your arsenal.

Defense - INF | Glove Flip Tennis

Jake McKinley, Milwaukee Brewers: The title explains it all - playing tennis with your baseball glove.

Defense - INF | Stretch & Catch

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: The variability within this drill forces players to work on footwork around the bag while digging a a ball out of the dirt. Great for 1B and all infielders that will record a PO.

Defense - INF | 3 Bag Tags

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Great drill that allows players to work on and rep out a variety of different tag plays.

Defense - INF | 3 Cone Tags

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Focused drill that gets players to practice and focus on placing a proper tag.

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.

Defense - INF | Racquetball for Infielders

Jake McKinley, Milwaukee Brewers: The best drills are simple and competitive.

Defense - INF | Walk the Line

Kai Correa, Cleveland Indians: Great build up drill that helps players maintain posture outside their feet.



Clinic Video Posting Schedule:
Mon., Aug. 3 – 2014 Dallas
Thu., Aug. 6 – 2008 Philadelphia
Mon., Aug. 10 – 2015 Orlando
Thu., Aug. 13 – 2009 San Diego
Mon., Aug. 17 – 2016 Nashville
Thu., Aug. 20 – 2010 Dallas
Mon., Aug. 24 – 2017 Anaheim
Thu., Aug. 27 – 2011 Nashville
Mon., Aug. 31 – 2018 Indianapolis
Thu., Sept. 3 – 2012 Anaheim
Mon., Sept. 7 – 2019 Dallas
Thu., Sept. 10 – 2013 Chicago
Mon., Sept. 14 – 2020 Nashville