Fastpitch softball isn’t that difficult to learn, as the rules are very much like baseball, and the key to scoring hits is to have good hand-eye coordination, bat speed and practice.
While there are literally dozens of drills that can be practiced, a select few are considered essential. Among these, the following are the top 5 Fastpitch Softball Hitting Drills.
1. The Knob Drill
This focus of this drill is to keep your hands in the ball by leading the swing with your bat’s knob.
Choke up the bat handle and get the tee ready so the ball is close to the top of the strike zone.