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Baseball Hitting Questions

August 21st, 2011|

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Question – I have really enjoyed your video, but all off season my son got taught to let the ball travel , inside you hit in front, middle you hit right at the front edge […]

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Baseball Swing Mechanics

June 21st, 2011|

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The Problem:
We’ve heard this coaching tip for years about baseball swing mechanics – that to get a great hit, players should swing down on the ball upon contact. While there is some truth to this, […]

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Baseball Hitting Drills For Kids

March 22nd, 2011|

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Do not underestimate the importance of the stride. It needs to be practiced. The problem many hitters have is that they do not practice their strides away from hitting practice.

In our Hitting System, we practice […]

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Linear vs. Rotational Hitting

July 21st, 2010|

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While most sports emphasize full linear action, most activities in the game of baseball are different. It is a combination of linear and rotational hitting.

Let’s put that in order:

1. Coil (load) – Rotation…initiated by the […]

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Baseball Coaching Tips – Trusting The Hands

May 13th, 2010|

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We’ve often heard baseball coaches tell their players, “Trust the hands!” and “Throw Your Hands” Is that a good coaching concept?

Our hands are auto reactors. They provide some of our quickest muscle reactions. If we […]

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Baseball Drills For 5, 6, 7, 8 Year Olds – “Land the Plane”

March 21st, 2010|

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Baseball Drills For 5, 6, 7, 8 Year Olds – “Land the Plane”
Baseball Drills For 5, 6, 7, 8 Year Olds
Young people have great imaginations. When prompted, they can take a complex idea and quickly […]

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Baseball Hitting Drills – Is The Stride Even Necessary?

March 9th, 2010|

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There are many different attitudes concerning the stride.  They all address one or more of these questions:

How much weight?
Which direction?
How high and how wide ?
Should we stride at all?

An instructor during my pro days who […]

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How To Hit For Power In Baseball

February 19th, 2010|

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Hitting for power in baseball has always been associated with the big strong player.  But in our research, we have discovered it is not so much the size of the player, but rather the strength […]

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Fun Youth Baseball Drills

January 7th, 2010|

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We have all experienced watching teams taking batting practice.  Most of the time hitters try to hit every ball as hard and deep as they can.

We have recorded BP efficiency and found the following results:  […]

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Simple Youth Baseball Drills

November 24th, 2009|

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We have discovered one of the greatest methods for teaching baseball (or anything else for that matter) is to find a key word to help the player understand the concept we are trying to teach.  […]

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