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How To Quickly & Easily Get Your Hitters On-Time With The “Snap Drill”

Matt Nokes Reveals Ways to “Lean In & Compress Ball”, Swing in Same Direction of “Swing Motor”, & Quickly and Easily Get On-Time I don’t give much of my time to others’ hitting instruction online… And it’s not because I think I’m God’s green gift to baseball and softball.  Actually, Since January of 2013, I took a needed break learning…

What Do Joe Frazier, Tai Chi, Headspace, & Ted Williams Have In Common?

Want To Move Better? Simple Adjustments To Move Like Today’s Best Hitters What Smokin’ Joe Frazier, China’s Tai Chi, the Headspace meditation app, and Ted Williams have in common will become clear moving through this post, I promise. But first, here’s the glue that connects all these seemingly random things… I recently stumbled onto a post titled, “Want to Move…

Sybervision Swings: How We Learn & Assimilate Skills And Behaviors From The Observation Of Others…

Watch Perfect Action Over And Over, Subconscious Mind and Muscle Memory Will Start To Incorporate The Actions… (Disclaimer: my swing isn’t perfect, so please be nice in the comments.  However, 95% of it embodies what the best do, and is a sufficient representation of what we talk about on this blog) I had heard of Sybervision back in the early…

WHY ‘Squishing The Bug’ Is So Dumb

If You’re Teaching ‘Squish The Bug’, Then You’re OLD This video is a definitive guide when it comes to WHY ‘squishing the bug’ is an inferior hitting mechanic. Right now, if you find yourself asking if people STILL teach this, then sadly, the answer is yes. I ran into one just the other day on the socials.  Nothing but pseudo…

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…

Tim Tebow Hitting Analysis: How To Crush The Ball Like Victor Martinez

Tim Tebow Hitting Analysis: Get To The Big Leagues Without Playing College Or Pro Baseball? Before we get to the Tim Tebow hitting analysis… I wanted to take you BACK TO THE FUTURE!! We all know the quote by Ted Williams that hitting a baseball is one of the single most difficult things to do in sports.  FP Softball ladies…

Jose Altuve Hitting Analysis Reveals A Pathway To Repeatable Power

Like Jose Altuve, You Can Compete With BIG Sluggers… In doing Jose Altuve hitting analysis, here’s what I hear… “Well, he’s a big hitter, that’s why he can hit for power”… …Is the EXCUSE from coaches who’re removing any responsibility to help their smaller hitters hit the ball farther and harder. Or, oftentimes I hear this about a hitter like Dustin Pedroia…

Lou Gehrig Reveals Ways To Predictably Crush The Ball (Without Sacrificing Swing Quality)

Here Is A Predictable Swing Method That Helped Lou Gehrig Hit For Both Power & Average… You coaches (and Lou Gehrig or “vintage swing” fans) are in for a treat… I wanted to REVISIT a video I published on YouTube on Jun 11, 2013 for SwingSmarter.com, That broke down the swing of Lou Gehrig, And compared his swing to the Olympic…

Rotational Linear Hitting Mechanics: Never Suffer From “World-Is-Flat” Syndrome Again

Rotational Linear Hitting Mechanics: Get Rid of Old Tired Hitting Dogmas Once and For All A rotational linear hitting mechanics reader question came in recently that relates well to both baseball and softball… “What is the best to teach a rotational swing or a linear swing?” Here’s what we’ll cover in this rotational linear hitting mechanics post: Swing is both…and then some, Conservation…

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