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Written By
Xan Barksdale

You probably noticed that I’ve redesigned my website.  Hopefully this makes it easier for you to stay engaged, find the information you need, and become a better catcher or coach!  As a way of saying thank you for being a follower of my website I’m going to give away the largest package I’ve ever given away before!  It is:

  1. Autographed copy of Catching-101: The Complete Guide for Baseball Catchers ($25 value)
  2. Throwing Mechanics to Second Base DVD ($25 value)
  3. 2 Catcher’s Thumbs ($70 value)
  4. All-Star Sporting Goods hat and wristbands ($25 value)
  5. Game Signs Package ($60 value)
  6. Glove Guardian ($64 value)




If you want to be eligible to win, you just have to follow a few simple steps:

red1STEP 1: Sign up for my email newsletter.  This is how the winner will be announced so you can’t win if you’re not getting my emails! (Enter your name & email at the top of the page)


red2STEP 2: Follow me on twitter. (@xanbarksdale) I’m on twitter everyday and I want you to connect with me for catching tips and daily motivation.


red3STEP 3: Click the “Tweet” button on the top left of this page.  I will be mentioned in the tweet so I know you’re eligible.


red4STEP 4: Check your email to see if you won!  The winner will be announced on Aug 7, 2013


Good luck winning this awesome prize package!  Complete the steps above and check your email August 7th!


For more information about each of the products being given away go to their respective website:

  1. Catching-101 Book
  2. Throwing Mechanics to Second Base DVD
  3. Catcher’s Thumb
  4. All-Star Sports Equipment
  5. Game Signs
  6. TOI Gear (Glove Guardian)


Written By
Xan Barksdale


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Coach Matt Snyder

Got it done today. Thanks! Keep up the great work you do for our great game! Coach Snyder Pocahontas HS, Arkansas

Coach Xan

I have received multiple signups earlier today, so the form should be working correctly. Just enter your name and email address and that's all there is to it!

Coach Matt Snyder

Saw your presentation at the 2011 ABCA Convention in Nashville. Great stuff that we use in our work with our catchers every day!

Coach Matt Snyder

Trying to sign up for the newsletter but I keep getting an error message!


I have been trying to win one of these forever!

Coach Xan

It's free to sign up and takes less than 5 minutes. Go to and it will guide you through it.


My son would love to win this, but we don't have a twitter. To bad something like that would not let him enter.

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