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Troy Tulowitzki VIDEO: Stride Killing Bat Speed?

Troy Tulowitzki Stride Length Experiment Question: Does Stride Length Kill Bat Speed? Using the Zepp (Labs) Baseball app, I wanted to use the Scientific Method to analyze whether Troy Tulowitzki’s longer stride increases or decreases bat speed.  Not just a longer stride, but I want to see the torso moving forward as well. Background Research Troy Tulowitzki had a wider…

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…

Miguel Cabrera REVEALS Timing Of Torque

Does Miguel Cabrera Hit Backwards?  Common Mistake #3 (of 4)… The third installment to the Hitting Backwards: 4 Common Mistakes Hitters Make video series, stars 8-time All-Star & 2-Time AL MVP Miguel Cabrera.  I’ll show you how hitting instructors get torque timing wrong, causing reciprocal inhibition to occur in reverse. In this Miguel Cabrera video, we’ll look at: Why walking mechanics hold the key…

Adrian Gonzalez: Power Secret You Are Missing?

Does Adrian Gonzalez Hit Backwards?  Common Mistake #2 (of 4)… In the second installment to the Hitting Backwards: 4 Common Mistakes Hitters Make video series, starring Adrian Gonzalez, we discuss why “walking away from the hands” doesn’t make sense.  A-Gon is a bigger hitter (*6’2″, 225lbs) who uses human movement science correctly to generate explosive rotational power. *(According to Baseball-Reference.com)…

Ryan Braun: Common Mistakes Hitters Make #1

Does Ryan Braun Hit Backwards?  Common Mistake #1 (of 4)… In the first installment of the Hitting Backwards: 4 Common Mistakes Hitters Make video series, featuring Ryan Braun, we’re analyzing why “Sitting Back” is so destructive to friction-free mechanics.  The WHY boils down to a strange word… According to IdeaFit.com, “Proprioception is the body’s ability to transmit a sense of position, analyze that information…

Matt Holliday Video: The Death Of Plate Discipline

Matt Holliday Part-3: How to Optimize Vision, Tracking, and Timing …In this Matt Holliday video we’re mourning the loss of plate discipline in today’s youth game.  World renowned motivational speaker Tony Robbins once said, “If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you’ll achieve the same results.” In his…

Josh Hamilton Video: Coaches Don’t Tell You This

Josh Hamilton Part-2: How to Optimize Vision, Tracking, and Timing …In this Josh Hamilton video we’re focusing on what most coaches don’t tell you (or simply don’t know) about calibrating the timing of a hitter.  You can have the best hitting mechanics, but if timing is off, results can be frustrating. In this video, we’ll analyze: When does a swing start?…

Mike Trout Video: Why Consistency Won’t Improve

Mike Trout: “You’ve Got To Hit It First, Then Look Where It Goes” …This three-part video series will analyze how to optimize vision, tracking, and timing.  This Part-1 video, featuring Mike Trout, will be unwrapping how the best mechanics in the world mean nothing without proper vision.  In this game, we live and die by how consistent we are. In…

Softball Hitting Drills Video: Cutch #1 Power Fix

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In This Softball Hitting Drills: Andrew McCutchen #1 Fix Video (4 of 4), …of the Do This For Longer Drives softball hitting drills series, we’ll talk about: #1 Fix to consistent power, Science of compressing the spring, and How Andrew McCutchen and others get springy…   #1 Fix to Consistent Power According to Thomas Myers in his book Anatomy Trains, consistent power…

Andrew McCutchen Baseball Hitting Drills Video

In This Andrew McCutchen Baseball Hitting Drills Video (3 of 4),  …of the Do This For Longer Drives series, we’ll talk about: Breaking the One-Joint Rule, Whether Cutch is ‘kinking the hose’, and How-To re-pattern the impact position.   Breaking the One-Joint Rule From the book, Becoming a Supple Leopard: The Ultimate Guide to Resolving Pain, Preventing Injury, and Optimizing Athletic Performance,…

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