Deception is critical when it comes to pitching. To be effective, your hurlers should strive to make every delivery look similar. Yet many pitchers tip off hitters without even realizing it. Experienced hitters will be able to pick up on slight changes in grip, posture, stride, arm swing, footwork and other factors. As a coach, this could affect your pitch calling in crucial situations.
Learn more about what pitchers do to tip off hitters and how you can help them be more deceptive with their pitches.