qThe Windmill Pitcher is the most comprehensive book on fastpitch pitching that I have read. It is an excellent reference for both coaches and pitchers.q -- Ernie Parker, world-renowned pitching coach qI now have a comprehensive reference book to offer the people who contact me about pitching. The chapter on increasing ball speed is outstanding. There was an incredible need for this book and I thank Barry for writing it.q -- Sherry Werner, PhD, lead researcher, International Olympic Committee's Submission on Biomechanics and Physiology qOne of the most comprehensive fastpitch instructional books on the market today. A must addition for any coach's library.q -- Art Certosimo, DuPage County, Illinois Barry Simmons has been a pitcher in men's fastpitch softball leagues at all levels for 35 years. Also a student of art and design, Sammons used his knowledge to develop many of the illustrations used in the book. He is an attorney for the Milwaukee, Wisconsin firm of Quarles a Brady.Practice obtaining the proper grip until it can be done by feel alone. The objective is to quickly grip ... This drill should be performed daily for at least a few weeks. It can be practiced ... grip is being used. After a week or two of wrist snap drills, the proper grip should be achieved easily and automatically with little or no thought.
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