Category: WallyBall
Wally Knows Motivation

Wally Knows Motivation

Wally Backman briefly discusses his approach to players who "dog it" on the field. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OATo6J6HY4I

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Wally Knows Keystone Coverage

Wally Knows Keystone Coverage

This is elementary, but useful for kids and amateur coaches. Wally Backman explains how middle infielders decide who is going to cover second base in a stealing situation and how ...

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Wally Knows Pitching

Wally Knows Pitching

Wally Backman shows he knows a bit about setting up batters from a pitcher's perspective. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JvSO_0wJ68

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Wally Knows Passion

Wally Knows Passion

Jon Zeringue, a former second-round pick of the Arizona Diamondbacks, explains Wally Backman's passion for baseball and his players, comparing it to how a parent might protect his ...

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Wally Knows the Double Switch

Wally Knows the Double Switch

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Wally Backman knows National League (i.e., true baseball) rules. And unlike some recent Mets managers, he already is well-versed on the head-scratching "double switch" -- to the ...

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Wally Knows Homerun Hitting

Wally Knows Homerun Hitting

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In the spirit of the old Nike commercials featuring Bo Jackson, I present to you a short series of "Wally Knows ..." video clips demonstrating the baseball knowledge of Mets ...

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Quick Primer on Wally Backman

Quick Primer on Wally Backman

Of all the potential candidates to be interviewed for manager of the New York Mets by General Sandy Alderson, only one has a detailed resume available in video form -- both on DVD ...

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