This is an AWESOME time of year as baseball and softball are getting cranked up around the country…
I often get asked “What is a quality at-bat?”
East Carolina Baseball Coach Cliff Godwin has one of the best definitions that is as follows:
“A quality at-bat is an at-bat that makes a positive contribution towards our team goal.”
Watch this video below to learn the 9 ways you can have a QAB:
A quality at-bat isn’t always a hit and a hit isn’t always a quality at-bat.
9 WAYS TO HAVE A QUALITY AT-BAT:
1) Executing Hit & Run, Sacrifice Bunt, Squeeze
2) Executing Bunt for a Hit
3) Walk or Hit by Pitch
4) Move Runner from 2B to 3B with 0 Outs
5) Score Run from 3B with less than 2 Outs
7) Hard Contact
8) 8+ Pitch At-Bat
9) See 4+ Pitchers after going to an 0-2 Count
Are you evaluating performance based on the process or results?