Sore Arm Treatment

Posted on August 30, 2013

What treatment should be given to a player if he develops a sore arm? ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Coach Swift answers: Baseball coaches have been trying for years to figure out how to prevent injuries, and then how to treat them after they occur. How to deal with "fixing" a sore arm depends ...

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Dan In Boca Raton Fl Asks:

Posted on August 30, 2013

My grandson is nine years old. He is athletic and plays all the sports you can think of. He has played recreation baseball since he was five. Last year he started live pitching and got hit a few times, which resulted in him being more concerned about avoiding the pitches than hitting them. He missed the all star team because of this. He did perform in one tournament where he excelled at fielding and throwing. He also bunted effectively. The team ...

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A Concerned Grandmother Asks:

Posted on August 30, 2013

My grandson was just moved up the Varsity Baseball team this week. The head coach allowed him to take batting practice with the varsity team yesterday for the first time. My grandson could not catch up to the pitch. He had a terrible batting session yesterday. He was so frustrated. The coach pitches so much faster than his dad and he just could not get a hit. I am sure he was embarrassed being with the varsity players and could not get a hit. ...

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