Fundamentals of Hitting the Rise Ball

Fundamentals of Hitting the Rise Ball Fast Pitch Softball   This Fundamentals of Hitting the Rise Ball article is excerpted from our new book The Ultimate Hitting Fundamentals, Techniques, and Strategy Guide (click for book details).   The rise ball is a...

Five Fast Pitch Slapping Skills

Fast Pitch Slapping Skills What is Slapping? Fastpitch slapping skills are performed from the left side of the batter’s box. The batter gets a running start toward the pitcher while the pitch is being delivered. Then, she strategically places the ball in the...

Converting to Fast Pitch Slapping

Converting to Fast Pitch Slapping Ten Considerations Fast Pitch Softball   So, your team coach has suggested converting to fastpitch slapping. Or, you have observed a team member or a player on an opposing team having great success slapping. In any case, you...