Softball Newsletter


April 9 2010 Softball Newsletter

Here are the latest articles from the Softball site at

-- Teaching a Catcher to Call Her Own Game --
Ah...the fine art of calling a game. All catchers should evolve to the point where they can call their own game. To get a new catcher started, I provide some general guidelines on what pitch to call when.

-- The Catcher, the Batter and Softball plays --
What do ASA rules state about the batter in the batter's box when the catcher is throwing to third? How do those rules effect the techniques of both the catcher and the batter? What about a play at home? Can the batter stand there like a statue? The answer: Sometimes. Read on to find out more.


To participate in free, fun online discussions, this site has a community forum all about Softball located here:

Follow my 12U Rec Team, the Smokey Smiles (4-1-1), via the journal I keep in this forum thread here:


Please visit for even more great content about Softball.

I hope to hear from you sometime soon, either in the forum or in response to this email message. I thrive on your feedback!

Have fun passing this message along to family and friends, because we all love free knowledge!

Don McKay, Softball Editor

One of hundreds of sites at

Unsubscribe from the Softball Newsletter

Online Newsletter Archive for Softball Site

Master List of BellaOnline Newsletters

Editor's Picks Articles
Top Ten Articles
Previous Features
Site Map