batting coach

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(baseball) someone who teaches batters how to bat better

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The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) confirmed this week that Gooch has been axed from his post as batting coach under returning head coach Peter Moores.
The former England captain, who is a veteran of 118 Tests, joined the team as a consultant batting coach in late 2009 before taking up a fulltime role in early 2012, and his departure was announced two weeks after Peter Moores returned as England coach in place of Andy Flower.
Cook along with new head coach Peter Moores have reportedly opted for a 'clean slate' as they are looking ahead to rebuild a team with a changed culture and could turn to Thorpe instead of Gooch, who has been relieved of his duties as England's batting coach in the nation's latest post-Ashes cull.
The former wicketkeeper, who also served as batting coach and head coach of Afghanistan national team, criticized Hafeez's decision to step down and was also vocal against team's poor performance.
Former Tasmanian and Australian one-day batsman Michael Di Venuto, who is currently the batting coach for Australia, will be the head 'A' coach for the matches that will be held in Queensland and the Northern Territory, the report added.
The revelation came as the Pakistan Cricket Board's coach selection committee short-listed six candidates for the roles of head coach, batting coach and fielding coach.
1 -- color) Batting coach Dean Faucett gives private lessons in his Saugus back yard.
London, Feb 9 ( ANI ): Sacked England batsman Kevin Pietersen's carefree attitude during the recent Ashes series had reportedly infuriated the management so much that it led to a bust-up between captain Alastair Cook and batting coach Graham Gooch on the balcony.
Somehow, the low expectations have persisted, along with the Giants' ``overachiever'' image, even though they've won more games than anybody else in the NL West in the nearly eight seasons since Baker was promoted from batting coach to manager.
Johannesburg, Feb 6 ( ANI ): England batting coach Graham Gooch has backed captain Alastair Cook to continue to captain England despite their recent run of hapless performances.
In addition to training with his father, Young sees a batting coach, following the elder Young's motto that ``You have to hit your way on to a team.
Sydney, Jan 5 ( ANI ): Former England captain and current batting coach Graham Gooch said that every England player and member of the coaching staff have their jobs on the line following their 5-0 thrashing in the Ashes.
Dodgers batting coach Manny Mota, left, prepares an autograph for Matthew Marquez, 6, Sunday at the Northridge Little League fields.
NEW ZEALAND batting coach Craig McMillan insists the sky is the limit for modern batsmen - and bowlers will continue to get flogged in one-day cricket.
LAHORE -- Former Captain of Team Pakistan, Inzamam-ul-Haq, said that he is willing to become the batting coach of Pakistan Cricket team on Friday.