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How 175-LB 15yo Is Consistently Hitting The Ball 400-FT With…BBCOR & Wood

Discover The Back Foot Variance Drill Secret I wanted to share a couple things in this post… An updated video of the Back Foot Variance Drill, and A testimonial from one of my online lesson dads from Tennessee (I’m in California!).   Back Foot Variance Drill UPDATED Since putting this drill together a few years ago, I’ve improved on it…

How To “Stay On Ball Longer” & “See It Better” Like Giancarlo Stanton

Giancarlo Stanton: Closed Stance

STOP Pulling Off The Ball, Increase Batting Average, and Boost Power By Using The Closed Stance? I know, I know, Some well meaning coaches will think, “Well, a closed stance cuts off a hitter’s vision, and/or restricts hip movement”… I get it.  I used to believe the same thing a couple years ago, …But what I found in my research…

The Shocking Mistake Killing Run Production (MUST Read For Ground-ball Hitting Coaches)…

Ground-ball Hitting Approaches May Be Causing You To Lose Out On Producing MASSIVE Runs Now, before getting your panties in a bunch, let me start off by saying, the ONLY time ground-balls are okay, is for situational hitting scenarios. Other than that, ground-balls should be banned. My friend and retired Major Leaguer Homer Bush, in his book Hitting Low In…

A “Flat Bat” At Landing May Be Dangerous To Ball Exit Speed & Decreasing Time To Impact

Zepp Swing Experiment: Here’s a Quick Way to Fix a Flat Bat at Landing (and WHY!)  Question: How Does a Flat Bat at Landing Effect Bat Speed, Ball Exit Speed, & Time To Impact? Using the Zepp (Labs) Baseball app and Pocket Radar Ball Coach, I wanted to employ the Scientific Method to analyze how a hitter’s “Flat Bat at Landing”,…

Cody Bellinger Hitting Analysis Reveals Ways To Consistently “Hulk Smash” The Ball

Cody Bellinger Swing Dissection: How To Get “What’s Real” Out Of “What’s Feel”  Thome on Bellinger – MLB Tonight “His hands are absolutely electric.” – Jim Thome on Los Angeles Dodgers sensation Cody Bellinger Posted by MLB Network on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 I have a treat for you (and it involves the swing of hot hitting rookie sensation Cody Bellinger)……

Using Batting Weight On-Deck May Dangerous To Bat & Ball Exit Speed?

Scientific Truth Every Coach Ought to Know About Using Batting Weights To Warm-up In The On-Deck Circle This post may blow the minds of those that didn’t get the memo… Chris Dozer, who’s father to one of my 10yo online lesson students, sent the following Wall Street Journal article titled: “Watching Your Weight Before Hitting Plate”. You can read the…

Part-2: Dramatically Reduce Time To Impact Without Losing Power

How To Decrease Time To Impact By Lowering Hitter’s Hands (an Over-The-Shoulder Look at a Local Lesson) Part 1 – Dramatically Cut Your Hitter’s Learning Curve In Half By Doing This…  Part 2 – [You Are Here] Dramatically Reduce Time To Impact Without Losing Power Part 3 – How To Develop Powerful Wrist Snap Like Hank Aaron (Is Devastating For Pitchers)…

How To Crush Like Sierra Romero & Aaron Judge (Swing Analysis Comparison)

Your Typical Hitting Coach Doesn’t Want You To Watch This Sierra Romero & Aaron Judge Hitting Analysis Swing Comparison Let me be up front with you in this post… Some hitting coaches still think the baseball and softball swing are drastically different. I disagree…Big League. Human movement is human movement.  Sure there are undeniable anatomical differences in body type between males…

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