Why Little Things Matter (especially in the World Series)

“If it’s slow, let it go…” While watching the World Series game 7 one of my favorite pet peeves in all of the defensive baseball plays came up. In the 1st inning Cody Bellinger was charged with an error for throwing the ball away to Darvish covering 1B. In my opinion, which is correct, Bellinger should have let the ball …

Arsenal Mini-Camps (+ our new Online Arsenal!)

If you want to be your best, you should come to a Mini-Camp at the Arsenal. I was recently asked this question: “What do you guys do at the Arizona Pitching Arsenal?”  “What is the message you need to get out there?” My answer is simply: “We develop pitchers to be their best!” The information we have is very powerful …

Athletic Throwing Program

The Athletic Throwing Program is designed to enhance the athletic ability in a pitcher’s throwing. At the Arsenal, we believe that athleticism is vital to being a great thrower. Years ago Pat Murphy, ASU Head Baseball Coach and now Milwaukee Brewers’ Bench Coach, told me that he wanted only to recruit RHP that played other positions, preferably shortstops… He wanted …

Changing Our Name & Our Intent

The AZ Baseball Ranch is changing its name… We are now the Arizona Pitching Arsenal™! There are many reasons for the change… There was confusion about any affiliation between AZ Baseball Ranch and the Texas Baseball Ranch. Both camps were answering the question about the relationship and the differences between AZBR and TBR, so now that’s gone. We also want …