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D-backs Baseball Academy Pro-Tips give coaches and parents the opportunity to learn techniques to teach youth the fundamentals of baseball. Content covered includes team administration, D-backs coaching philosophy, practice, organization/management, game management/strategy and an overview of basic fundamentals. Please check back to learn more about the next youth coaching seminar.


DBA: Coaching Tip from 3B Coach
DBA Coaching Tip - Nate Shaw
Two Strike Approach
DBA Pro-Tip: Reading the Pitcher
DBA - Starting Pitcher Routine
DBA - Glove Exercise
DBA - Shoulder & Elbow Exercises
DBA - Pregame Batting Routines
DBA - Core Exercises
Improving the throw to first
Pitching with Mike Morgan
D-backs Academy Intro
DBA Pro-Tip: Slope Drill
Rapid Fire Catching Drill
DBA on hitting
DBA Pro Tip - Catching Position
DBA Pro Tip - Throwing to second
Hitting-Screen Drill
D-backs Academy: Two-Tee Drill
DBA Pro-Tip: 7 Ball Drill
DBA Pro-Tip #3
#D-backs Baseball Academy: Grip
DBA Pro-Tip #2: Step Back Drill
DBA Pro Tip-Fundamentals
Athletic position
Infield tips
Part 1: Catching the ball
Part 2: Catching the ball
Team defense
Hitting approach
Bunting with Matt Williams
Bonus hitting tips
Catching basics
Baserunning Basics
Basics of Throwing
Running from first to third
Scoring from second
Base Stealing