4 Things Every Coach Can Learn From MLB’s Youth Development Program

Posted by Camille D.C. Sutton | Jul 27, 2018 11:00:00 AM


Patrick Süskind once said, “...talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.” We went to the top and found these four solid tips from the best in the game to you and your team.

After attending and powering the Breakthrough Series, and now this week at the Elite Development Invitational at Historic Dodgertown, we saw first hand the greatest teaching tool is to be around great talent. If you have the opportunity to rub shoulders and ask questions to current or former MLB players, take advantage of it! If you don't have the opportunity, you still have the opportunity to watch MLB as a student.


For The Catchers


For The Infielders


For The Outfielders


For The Hitters

What was your favorite MLB YA tip?  We hope that #TheFungoManNetwork benefits from the vast array of expert coaches and players in the game. With a mindset of humility, open and available for new observations in the game to approach a skill that you didn't know before.


Topics: MLB Youth Academy

Written by Camille D.C. Sutton

Let's just say that I can hang with the best of them in a game of serious wiffle ball. An expert observer, baseball admirer, and baseball coach's daughter, I'm just here to share the latest and greatest in baseball development, baseball training, and maybe some of my peanuts at the ballpark.

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