Fundamentals of Hitting the Rise Ball

Fundamentals of Hitting the Rise Ball Fastpitch Softball   This Fundamentals of Hitting the Rise Ball article is excerpted from our book The Ultimate Hitting Fundamentals, Techniques, and Strategy Guide (click for details of our new fundamentals book available on...

Five Fastpitch Slapping Skills

Fastpitch 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 Fastpitch Slapping

Converting to Fastpitch Slapping Ten Considerations Fastpitch 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 think...