Category Archives: Equipment

Exercises and drills to build pitching skills

The speed of a baseball pitch showcases the quality of the pitcher.  In order to improve the speed, most think a pitcher has to do workouts. This does increase the muscle strength of biceps and triceps, but pitching is all about the strength in the arm. Biceps and triceps are isolated muscles. If you want […]

What are 52/300 core softballs?

If you’re not an expert in the sport, you may think all softballs are created equally. We forgive you! It’s a big yellow ball that doesn’t seem very complicated. There’s actually quite a bit going on under the surface One of our premier products are our Decker ASA Big Shark 12″ Super Grip 52/300 softballs. […]

The Long History of Various Softball Sizes

The game of softball as we know it began on Thanksgiving Day in 1887. A group of Yale and Harvard graduates were gathered in Chicago to follow the annual football game between their two schools via ticker tape. As the playful jibes were flowing between the alumni, someone started throwing around a boxing glove – […]

6 Reasons To Train With Weighted Baseballs

When you sign your child up for baseball, you want them to excel on their team. You want to give them every advantage to do so. Different training programs, workouts, and baseball drills are probably showing up in all of your Google searches. How do you know the best way to improve your player’s performance? […]

Baseball Equipment Necessary To Participate

Baseball is a sport that is open for anyone to try and is encouraged as it teaches kids valuable lessons about teamwork. No matter what age, baseball teams grow close and become friends for life. If you are considering playing, it’s important that you set yourself up for success. Having the proper baseball equipment is […]