The effect of finger flexion strength gains on the overhand baseball throw
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The effect of finger flexion strength gains on the overhand baseball throw

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Written in English


  • Baseball -- Physiological aspects,
  • Muscle strength,
  • Fingers -- Muscles

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Statementby Robert E. Noel
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 54 leaves
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14641279M

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1. Static Strength-max force that one can exert against an external obkect 2. Dynamic Strength- muscle endurance used in exerting force repeatedly 3. Explosive Strength-moblize energy effectively for bursts of energy 4. Trunk Strength- strength of trunk muscles 5. Extent Flexibility- flex of trunk and back muscles 6. The rotator cuff is a key contributor to the overhand throw. Pitchers must maintain a strong and healthy rotator cuff if they want to be successful on the mound. In fact, in an outline of kinetic movements by the Lexington Clinic, they found that the shoulder is responsible for 21% of the force placed on the ball. • Baseball pitch skill analysis – Stance phase begins when player assumes a position with ball in glove before receiving signal from catcher – Pitcher begins preparatory phase by extending throwing arm posteriorly & rotating trunk to the right in conjunction with left hip flexion – . Wrist flexion probably contributes more to throwing the small ball for females, similar to the effect of throwing a smaller baseball. SHOOTING-STARTING POSITION When shooting from a vertical position in the water, the shooter should use a rapid egg-beater kick, with his non- shooting hand in a sculling motion in the water to get up into a high.

  It is known as mallet finger, drop finger, or baseball finger. This is especially common in softball, baseball, and basketball and in football receivers.1 The injury usually occurs when a ball or other object hits the tip of the finger resulting in a flexion force while the extensor is actively contracting. The mallet deformity also may result /5. -Have kids throw rolled socks into laundry baskets-Set up courses with "golf holes" and have kids practice throwing bean bags into holes-Kids crumple paper into "snowballs" and throw them onto an opponent's side of the gym for 30 seconds-Kids toss coins onto plates on the floor-Kids throw a ball trying to knock a stuffed animal off a stool. Football Workout Template Phase III – Spring 8 Week Program – Week at a Glance Squat Chart Bench Chart Cleans Chart Percentage Tables Set-Rep Logs Football Workout Template Phase IV – Summer 6 Week Program – Week at a Glance Squat Chart Hip flexion plays an important role in bringing the thigh forward to produce greater force In soccer is and football kicking. efTectively. Execution Major muscles and actions Involved The iliopsoas, pectincus, and rectus femoris hip flexion (see Figure brought forward and up from a position behind the body. muscles are involved in ).