Resources for Baseball Coaches | Denver YMCA

Resources for Baseball Coaches

Thank you for coaching baseball at the Y! We believe that a youth sports program is only as strong as its coaches, and that is why we want you to have all the tools you need for your season. Whether you are a first-time coach, or a veteran, use these coaching tactics, plays, drills and tips to help your athletes excel.


Preschool and Kindergarten T-Ball Practice Plan

Basic Baseball Fundamentals

Baseball Warm-Up Games

Baseball Drills


Preschool T-Ball Rules

Kindergarten T-Ball Rules

1st/2nd Grade Coach Pitch Baseball Rules

3rd/4th Grade Modified Player Pitch Baseball Rules

5th/6th Grade Player Pitch Baseball Rules

Additional Reading

Tips for the First-Time Coach

7 Critical Elements to Make Your Practice FUN!

Getting Players to Play the Best They Can

6 Tips for Motivating Young Athletes

Additional Information