Fun Fact: The first recorded baseball contest took place in the year 1846. Cartwright's Knickerbockers lost to the New York Baseball Club in a game at the Elysian Fields in Hoboken, New Jersey.
The first video in the base running series looks at the runner's first steps immediately after the ball is hit.
Our videos discuss the "hard 90", and gives pointers on running through first base after reaching top running speed.
Then our coach discusses the "breakdown" that occurs immediately after the player runs through first base.
Our leads and steals introduction video discusses the first actions of a runner after he reaches first base
with a focus on establishing communication with his coach. We cover the non steal situation verses a right-handed
pitcher. This leads and steals videos discuss the steal situation verses right-handed and left-handed pitchers.