Defense can get complicated. Instead of worrying about all the scenarios that could happen, simplify decisions by focusing on either first or third base.
For example, what should you do if your team is up 3 runs with players at first and third and no outs? USF’s Tommy Santiago suggests going for the out at first. Here’s why: Although you may give up the run, you’ll clear the bases and avoid a big inning.
To hear more about this topic from Coach Santiago, watch the video.