If you consistently throw strikes and are around the strikezone, the strikezone will “expand” Why? Hitters will know they have to start swinging the bat because you are throwing a lot of strikes… and the umpire will give you the corners putting even more pressure on the hitters
When a catch sets up inside… you can be assured you are going to get a fastball!
Knock down potential doubles. The difference in singles and doubles directly affects your place in the standings as it takes two hits to score from first base
Resist the in-your-face coaching that seems prevalent today. No player has an even chance of arguing with an adult and little positive can come from it!