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Baseball Hitting Mechanics For Youth: Straight Landing Front Leg OR Bent?

6 Shocking Mistakes Killing Baseball Hitting Mechanics for Youth at Stride Landing After posting the “Fastpitch Softball Hitting Mechanics: Different Than Baseball? How?” rant on my Facebook fan page, I received the following baseball hitting mechanics for youth comments about the front knee behavior after landing… “The locked out front knee is a more consistent method that results in a hard…

Fastpitch Softball Hitting Mechanics: Different Than Baseball? How?

How To Turn Fastpitch Softball Hitting Mechanics Into A High Level Baseball Swing…Can It Be Done? (WARNING: this fastpitch softball hitting mechanics post is a mini-RANT, about 2,000+ words, so please set aside about a 10-min reading time)… I received this email the other day: “I cringe when see hitting programs that are designed by baseball players and say they…

Pitch Recognition Secrets Discovered: Dr. Peter Fadde Interview

A Simple Way To Train Pitch Recognition That Works For Collegiate & Pro Hitters Dr. Peter Fadde applies sports science to batting drills focusing on pitch recognition.  He’s a Professor in Learning Systems Design & Technology at Southern Illinois University. CLICK HERE for a great case study featured in the Baseball Collegiate Newspaper titled, “Pitch Recognition Can Be Done By Hitters”, where Dr….

Softball Hitting Tips For Kids: Why Late Head Movement Fails & Early Head Movement Succeeds

Don’t Follow Popular Softball Hitting Tips For Kids Without Reading/Watching This First This is Part-3 of a 3-part softball hitting tips for kids (works well for baseball too) video series coming straight out of the Reaction Time Mastery online video course… Sick of struggling to get your hitters on-time, balanced, and keeping high Ball Exit Speeds, especially while hitting off-speed and breaking pitches?  This online…

Baseball Swing Drills: Rope Bat Shifting Foot Pressure & Bat Lag Hitting Aid

Baseball Swing Drills: Improve Bat Lag & Forward Momentum On The On-Deck Circle With The Rope Bat This is Part-2 of a 3-part baseball swing drills (works well for softball too) video series coming straight out of the Reaction Time Mastery online video course… Sick of struggling to get your hitters on-time, balanced, and keeping high Ball Exit Speeds, especially while hitting off-speed and breaking…

Fastpitch Softball Hitting Tips: Confidently Dominate Pitchers That Throw Heat

Fastpitch Softball Hitting Tips: Get Rid Of Timing Problems Once & For All This is Part-1 of a 3-part fastpitch softball hitting tips (works well for baseball too) video series coming straight out of the Reaction Time Mastery online video course… Sick of struggling to get your hitters on-time, balanced, and keeping high Ball Exit Speeds, especially while hitting off-speed and breaking pitches?…

Baseball Vision Training That Bryce Harper Is Talking About

There are Big Results in Baseball Vision Training & Technology (Works for Softball Hitters Too!)… I have the honor and privilege of introducing baseball vision training expert Dr. Keith Smithson to you… What does he do? I HIGHLY recommend, CLICKING HERE for a piece the Washington Post did about his baseball vision training, titled, “Washington Nationals Go Beyond The Eye Chart…

Effective Velocity: Perry Husband Talks About How To Get 100% On-Time & 100% Swing Efficient

Effective Velocity Helped Carlos Pena to Get On-Time & to Swing Effectively I’ve just put together a NEW online video course called Reaction Time Mastery, where we dig into the FOUR following topics: Forward Momentum (FoMo), Vision, Tracking, and Timing… The Reaction Time Mastery online video course will help hitters track pitches crystal clear, accelerate decision-making reaction time, & get ON-TIME without…

Baseball Batting Cage Drills: Here’s A Quick Way To Hit Less Ground-balls

Question: Does The BackSpin Batting Tee Help Hitters Elevate The Ball? In this baseball batting cage drills experiment using the Backspin batting tee, I wanted to use the Scientific Method to analyze what would happen to a hitter’s spray chart (ME!!) by taking: 100 swings using a conventional tee (ATEC Single Tuffy Tee), versus Taking another 100 swing using Taylor and Jarrett Gardner’s BackSpin…

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