Footwork for holding runners at first base
Happy Labor Day! On that note … why don’t we have a “Capital Day” to commemorate all the entrepreneurs and business owners who risked their own capital to start businesses that turned into those jobs? I’m just sayin’.
Anyway … when you watch first basemen at the major league level, you are bound to see a few different styles of footwork when holding runners at the bag. In today’s video tip, I explain some of the options based on the situation and whether or not the first baseman is right handed or left handed.
Tomorrow’s post: The first-move steal play for first basemen