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Minute Mechanics

The key to watching minute mechanics is to see the proper mechanic demonstrated and then:

  • Practice

  • Practice

  • Practice

When you feel comfortable with the mechanic try another one...  This is a lot of fun and is getting you prepared for when you go on the field and umpire a game.

Youth Baseball Game

0:53

1. The SetPosition

0:53

4. Routine Out Call

0:47

7. Selling A Safe Call

3:16

10. Plate Stance

0:33

13. Swinging Strike

1:33

16. Giving The Count

0:44

19. Foul Ball Mechanic

0:45

2. Calling Time

0:56

5. Routine Safe Mechanic

0:41

8. Catch Mechanic

0:49

11. Putting The Ball In Play

0:54

14. Strike 3 Mechanic

1:00

17. Foul Tip Mechanic

4:18

20. Plate Umpire Equipment

0:41

3. Fair Ball Mechanic

0:34

6. Selling An Out Call

0:42

9. No Catch Mechanic

0:52

12. Calling A Strike

0:37

15. Calling A Ball

0:44

18. Fair Ball Mechanic