General Slowpitch Softball Forum Discuss slowpitch topics that don't fit in to other categories here!

1st Base


This is a discussion on 1st Base within the General Slowpitch Softball Forum forums, part of the Softball Forums category!
What is a good way to practice picking/digging a low thrown ball at first this is my weakness?...




Sponsored Ads
Register to remove these ads.

Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By Chimpy

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-23-2013, 05:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
Member

 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Name: Blane
Location: Four Oaks NC
Posts: 64
Default 1st Base

What is a good way to practice picking/digging a low thrown ball at first this is my weakness?




Worthman89 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-2013, 07:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
On The Team
 
Fuzz's Avatar

 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Name: CB
Location: Southeast
Posts: 1,262
Default

Let someone throw the balls into the dirt & practice till you can do it on a consistent basis. Best to get it on 1 hop right as it bounces off the ground scooping it up.
Fuzz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2013, 06:28 AM   #3 (permalink)
On The Team
 
chrometip78's Avatar

 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Name: Ken
Location: NorCal
Posts: 1,920
Default

What Fuzz said and pepper.

Sent From Greatness
__________________
"The plaque for the alternates is down in the ladies room." Iceman

34/30 Club

Repping gloves in NorCal
chrometip78 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-01-2013, 04:41 PM   #4 (permalink)
Member

 
Join Date: May 2012
Name: Gern
Location: Bay Area
Posts: 264
Default

Also make sure you have a good glove. Makes a world of difference at first.
Worthman89 likes this.
Chimpy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT. The time now is 02:29 AM.