Looking for the best Baseball Coaching books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.
- Baseball Strategies: American Baseball Coaches Association (2002)
- Youth Guide to Coaching and Enjoying Youth Baseball (2018)
- The Baseball Drill Book (2003)
- Coaching Youth Baseball the Ripken Way (2006)
- The Baseball Coaching Bible (The Coaching Bible Series) (2000)
- The Complete Guide to Pitching (2013)
- Youth Baseball Drills (2014)
- Little Leagues Drills & Strategies (Little League Baseball Guides) (2008)
- Coaching Baseball Successfully (Coaching Successfully) (2007)
- Coaching Youth Baseball (2019)
- Baseball For Dummies (2014)
- GameChanger: The Baseball Parent’s Ultimate Guide (2014)
- Baseball Coaching: A Guide For The Youth Coach And Parent (2017)
Some books teach coaches and players what to do; this also explains why. Developed by an all-star cast of coaches selected by the American Baseball Coaches Association, Baseball Strategies is the most comprehensive resource ever written on the tactical aspects of the game.
Youth Guide to Coaching and Enjoying Youth Baseball (2018)
Youth baseball instruction guide by former MLB player Dan Gray who was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers as a catcher. Includes praise from numerous baseball luminaries including Joe Girardi and Bernie Williams. Dan’s love of baseball started way back when he was a Little Leaguer in the Bronx, NY. His passion for the game continued through his high school years at The Bronx High School of Science where he was selected to the All-City team his senior year.
The Baseball Drill Book (2003)
Seventeen of the game's top collegiate coaches have teamed up with the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) to bring you the game's most comprehensive assortment of practice activities. The Baseball Drill Book features 198 drills proven to improve individual and team performance.
Coaching young players, developing their skills, and cultivating a love for the sport may be the most rewarding experience baseball can offer. Cal and Bill Ripken understand this like few others. From their father, Cal Sr., a legend in the Baltimore Orioles organization for 37 years, they learned to play the game the right way.
The Baseball Coaching Bible (The Coaching Bible Series) (2000)
Covers all aspects of coaching baseball including creating effective practive sessions, motivating players, and building a successful program.
There is more to becoming a great pitcher than sound mechanics, a blazing fastball, and a live arm. A pitcher must know how to pitch–what to throw, when to throw it, and where to locate it. He must have a me-versus-you mind-set, that unique blend of confidence and determination that fuels a passion to set the tone of the game, own the mound, and shut down the opponent.
Youth Baseball Drills (2014)
Review “Pete Caliendo breaks down the ABCs of coaching youth baseball and makes it simple and fun. Anyone coaching youth baseball should add this book to their personal collection.” Abraham Key– President and CEO PONY Baseball and Softball “Pete Caliendo is an amazing store of knowledge in baseball technique.
Endorsed by Little League Baseball® and a favorite among coaches and parents, Little League Drills and Strategies is built around three easy-to-follow rules: (1) teach the basics, (2) keep it fun, and (3) practice, practice, practice. Following these simple yet successful tenets, author Ned McIntosh has packed this book with imaginative drills that you can use to help your players strengthen their baseball skills.
Build a winning baseball program both on the field and off! In Coaching Baseball Successfully, one of the nation's top high school coaches, Mike Curran, shares his expertise on all aspects of coaching.