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Using Batting Weight On-Deck May Dangerous To Bat & Ball Exit Speed?

Scientific Truth Every Coach Ought to Know About Using Batting Weights To Warm-up In The On-Deck Circle This post may blow the minds of those that didn’t get the memo… Chris Dozer, who’s father to one of my 10yo online lesson students, sent the following Wall Street Journal article titled: “Watching Your Weight Before Hitting Plate”. You can read the…

Part-2: Dramatically Reduce Time To Impact Without Losing Power

How To Decrease Time To Impact By Lowering Hitter’s Hands (an Over-The-Shoulder Look at a Local Lesson) Part 1 – Dramatically Cut Your Hitter’s Learning Curve In Half By Doing This…  Part 2 – [You Are Here] Dramatically Reduce Time To Impact Without Losing Power Part 3 – How To Develop Powerful Wrist Snap Like Hank Aaron (Is Devastating For Pitchers)…

How To Crush Like Sierra Romero & Aaron Judge (Swing Analysis Comparison)

Your Typical Hitting Coach Doesn’t Want You To Watch This Sierra Romero & Aaron Judge Hitting Analysis Swing Comparison Let me be up front with you in this post… Some hitting coaches still think the baseball and softball swing are drastically different. I disagree…Big League. Human movement is human movement.  Sure there are undeniable anatomical differences in body type between males…

See How Easily You Can Stop Hitting Ground-balls

How To Effectively Use The Body To Get Pitch-Plane Domination Yes, I’m releasing ANOTHER book!! AND YES, I’VE BEEN PULLING ALL-NIGHTERS, DRINKING LOTS AND LOTS OF CAFFEINE, AND LISTENING TO LOTS AND LOTS OF METALLICA TO WRITE THREE BOOKS IN 3 MONTHS!! Kidding! 😀 I’m not that much of a savage, But what I have for you today is the…

How To Take The Headache Out Of Barrel Path (A Case Study)

Answered: Your Most Burning Questions About Getting A “Nike Swoosh” Barrel Path Here’s what I have for you… I was recently working on smoothing out the barrel path of one of my 15 year old local hitters Liam… He had what I’ve heard called a Verizon check mark barrel path BEFORE.  We worked on smoothing out the check mark into…

To Hitting Coaches That Want To Get Optimized Results But Can’t Get Started

You Don’t Have To Be A Pro To Be An Effective Hitting Coach (BEST-Of 2016 Blog Posts)… HAPPY NEW YEAR!! I know I’m a little late, But I’ve been working on getting the new book, The Catapult Loading System, published on Amazon these past 4 weeks or so. Before getting into this BEST-of 2016 post, I wanted to discuss that……

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…

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