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Category Archive: Barrel Plane

Paul Goldschmidt VIDEO: Bleeding Barrel – A Power Killer?

Paul Goldschmidt: Can a Bleeding Barrel Kill Hitting Potential? In this video, we’ll look at 2013 National League MVP runner up Paul Goldschmidt’s swing and relate it to one of my younger hitters.  We’ll talk about: What is a bleeding barrel (1-week before & after case study), The “Goldy” standard, and How-to fix a bleeding barrel at home.   What…

Baseball Lessons VIDEO: Better Mechanics, More Drive

Online Baseball Lessons: Dead Simple Plan I Used To Help Aidan in Illinois… …when I’m in California!! Aidan B. (15 yo) signed up for online baseball lessons back in the middle of April 2014 when I opened The Feedback Lab.  What is The Feedback Lab? It’s the #1 strategy to repeatable power. It’s clear focused step-by-step video feedback & accountability in less than 48-hours….

Carlos Gonzalez Killer Power Strategy Video

Carlos Gonzalez: A Killer MLB Power Strategy You Can Use Too… I’m comparing two Colorado Rockies hitters, Carlos Gonzalez (aka Car-Go) and Nolan Arenado (2014 franchise record 28-game hit streak).  What repeatable power advantage does a guy like Car-Go have that Arenado may not?  Is it height?  Weight? Neither.  Look how similar Car-Go and Arenado are physically (resource: Baseball-Reference.com): Carlos Gonzalez…

Chris Davis Video: “Power Move”

Does Chris Davis Hit Backwards?  Common Mistake #4 (of 4)… The last installment to the Hitting Backwards: 4 Common Mistakes Hitters Make video series, looks at the swing of 2013 MLB home-run leader Chris Davis. “Being short to the ball” is disastrous to repeatable power.  We can be ‘compact’, but ‘swinging down on the ball’ in order to be ‘short to the ball’ is NOT what…

Baseball Hitting Mechanics Video: Form Fix?

In This Baseball Hitting Mechanics Video, …We’re comparing the “Fight” position of one of my young hitters to Robinson Cano. You’ll discover a little known technical flaw limiting explosive rotational power. Cleaning this up gears the body for a more effective turn. We’re going over: What is an optimal “Fight Position” Hitter compensations associated with a bad Fight Position How-to…

Robinson Cano Baseball Hitting Mechanics Video

Two Quick Tips For A Faster Turn, …We’ll be comparing one of my eleven-year-olds Ian to Robinson Cano: If he’s “hiding his hands” from the pitcher, How his front elbow is creating barrel path mayhem, How Robinson Cano uses the Catapult Loading System, and What does Ian need to work on? In this Robinson Cano Baseball Hitting Mechanics Video… I…

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