Fastpitch softball features six basic pitches: fastball, change-up, drop, curve, screw and rise. Pitchers use variations of these pitches (e.g., the drop-curve) to keep batters guessing. But they also need to keep in mind what makes these pitches successful.
Fastpitch Softball Pitching Keys to Success
Winning requires teamwork. Pitchers and their teammates should work together from warm-ups through the post-game meeting. This builds trust and team chemistry, which is the foundation of championship teams.
This is going to be short and sweet. If your feet are not doing the proper mechanics, you arms do not have a chance of doing the proper mechanics. This is true for every athletic movement in every sport. If you are having control problems with pitching, you need to start with your feet. Do this Drill over and over and over until it is absolutely perfected and see how many strikes you are throwing! Great for all ages and experience levels!