Here's a great way to end practice. It's a favorite for a few reasons…
You can use it for a warm-up, wrap-up, conditioning, or just plain fun! Here is a video explaining how to play it:
This serves two purposes: 1) it shows how important accurate throws are; 2) IT'S FUN!
The Bucket can be used at second base for catchers practicing throws to second. All sorts of throwing scenarios (low pitches, inside pitches, balls in dirt, balls to the backstop, etc.) can be prepared.
* If there's an uneven number recruit a player's family member, a coach, yourself or make one team have someone run twice.