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FUNdamental Skills: Be Who You Want Your Team to Be (Read time: 4 minutes)

"Plain and simple, if you want your players to genuinely care about something, then you have to genuinely care about it yourself. And we’re not talking about your words. We are talking about your actions. If you truly want your players to be something, then you truly have to be it yourself..."

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01/19/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Sport Performance Lab: "On Your Mark, Get Set, GO!" (Read time: 3 minutes)

"No matter how well trained the athlete is physically, if their speed of processing is slow, they will be slow. It does not matter how fast the athlete is in a 60-yard dash – it is all lost if they cannot think quickly enough to stop, go or slide at the right moment while running the bases..."

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01/18/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Former Major Leaguer Michael Cuddyer discusses how the tee can be useful in preseason prep.
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01/16/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
In this week's Monday Manager, Skip Schumaker breaks down a routine 6-4-3 double play from the perspective of the shortstop. WATCH: [ Goo.gl Link ]
FUNdamental Skills: Prepping for the Season

"The season is a long marathon, and the idea behind a player's preparation should always keep that in mind, with the goal of getting through the spring and summer both healthy and strong. The World Series is at the end of October, not the beginning of March." READ: [ Goo.gl Link ] (Read time: 5 minutes)
USA Baseball supports alums Blake Swihart and Alex Bregman and the Throw Cancer a Curve All Skills Clinic.
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In this week's Monday Manager, Skip Schumaker breaks down a routine ground ball that is misplayed in the infield.
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Fundamental Skills: "Are You Lifting for the Beach or the Baseball Field?"
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"The individuality that each position and each player on the baseball field carries calls for individualized programs. A strength and conditioning program will reap the most benefits when built specifically for the position played on the baseball field."

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The 16 teams competing in the 2017 National High School Invitational have been revealed.
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Cuddyer's Corner: Preparing for the Season

Former Major Leaguer Michael Cuddyer discusses preparing for a new year and a new season. To have your questions answered by Michael Cuddyer, use #USABMailbag on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.

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"Baseball: A Game of Numbers"
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"The numbers tell a story. The numbers offer information. But the numbers should not be the end all, be all. There is a very productive way that players can use the numbers as a part of their overall development, and that’s by simply using them as a form of feedback."

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In this week's Monday Manager, Skip Schumaker breaks down a stolen base resulting from a failed pickoff attempt, and how the defense could have prevented it.

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