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Old Sun Jun 18, 2017, 05:43pm
teebob21 teebob21 is offline
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Originally Posted by AtlUmpSteve View Post
This is the easy one. Start at calling depth, set, and stay there. There should almost never be a need to move; the obvious exception is if the ball is sailing at your head.
Steve, what is your opinion about swinging towards the coach's box to get a foul-ground 90 with the front edge of the base? (Speaking USA mechanics; I know NCAA is OK with it) This applies only to a slow developing play, and not a quick snap throw.
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