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Distraction Training: Don’t Try Without Watching This Video First

You Too Can Get Your Hitters To Sharpen Plate Discipline, Re-Calibrate Timing, & Barrel The Ball More Often In Two 5-Swing Rounds Per Week With Distraction Training (SAFETY DISCLAIMER: those that have had or are prone to epileptic seizures, SHOULD NOT use these goggles)… Ongoing studies are revealing distraction training using Strobe Goggles are giving dramatic results from little use….

Blaze Jordan (14u): 6-Ft, 217-Lbs Hits TWO 500-Foot Moonshots, But…

…Did You Catch The Performance Of The Small Slugger That Beat Blaze Jordan? Some of you saw this video on the socials of Blaze Jordan hitting a couple 500-foot monster shots out of the Texas Rangers Arlington Stadium during the 2016 14u/15u home-run derby power contest: Well, did you hear about the small-bopper who gave Blaze Jordan a run for…

What Do You Think About…?

Group Swing Analysis For Coaches I wanted to try something new… And see how beneficial doing group swing analysis would be for coaches. A hitting “think tank” if you will. The rules: Video is one swing in three speeds (100%, 50%, & 25%, in that order) NO background info about hitter, Be constructive with suggestions, NOT destructive, Share top-2 high…

Keep ‘Back Foot Sideways’ Like Robinson Cano?

How To Get Pitch Plane Domination Out Of Minimal Back Foot Rotation I wanted to do a follow up on the Matt Nokes post from a few weeks ago. I received quite a few emails, like the following, from coaches who were a little confused as to what Nokes’s referred to as ‘back foot sideways’… So I decided to do a short…

11 Popular 2016 Links Revealing How To Make Hitting Great Again

A Simple Way To Make Adjustments, Build Swing Tempo, AND Elevate The Ball That Works For Mike Trout & Josh Donaldson I have a treat for you… A “grab-bag” of golden nuggets… The following 11 hitting tips come from my most popular social media non-HPL links of 2016. To give you an idea, I typically promote 1 non-HPL link per day…

Cargo Cult Science May Be Causing You To Lose Out On “The Truth”

This was a technical presentation that I gave to my local Toastmasters club about HOW TO keep swing experiments objective. What we’re covering in the above video presentation: How important maintaining an objective process & avoiding the destruction cargo cult sciences causes, What is the scientific method? Evolution of my swing experiments (visit: http://gohpl.com/swingexperiment to learn how to do a swing experiment), and…

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