I have been coaching baseball fundamentals for twenty-seven years now. It took me some years to learn them, though. I am proof that having played at the highest level is no guarantee one knows what they are doing. But after years of study, I figured out some things. But, coaching baseball fundamentals in the most efficient manner is always a work in progress. Thinking back on all the coaching, there are five words (concepts) that are most prominent when teaching the skills and strategy of baseball.
No one should expect youth baseball coaches to be experts on the game, but they should study up on the following, as most know little about it, and it is vital to a smooth running game.