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SCARY BAD Baseball Coaching by Jose Canseco! Baseball Rebellion Halloween Edition

Twitter is a beautiful thing.  It allows me to communicate directly with our readers and see the interesting thoughts they have on the game.  Occasionally, a reader will Tweet me…

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Softball Players: Don’t Hit Like a Girl! Hit Like an Athlete!

JK Whited details how sometimes softball hitters are taught differently than baseball hitters…and why that’s SO wrong!

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Josh Horton Interview: Post Season Wrap Up

Josh headed back to Hillsborough after his season with his head held high.  After a beginning filled with uneven playing time, a cross country trade, and offensive struggle, Josh ended…

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What can a Seesaw Teach us about Baseball Hitting Mechanics?

Do you know how hard it is to find video of people using a seesaw in a normal way?  There’s tons of ‘seesaw fail’ videos on youtube…and they all involve…

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Gain Early Bat Speed with “The Rule of The Flail”

Bat speed.  Where does it start and how is it created?   This could possibly be one of, if not, the most controversial aspects of the swing among those looking…

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Avoid “Jaeger’s PULLDOWN’S”. Gain Arm Speed without LONG TOSS

The best part of this article is you can gain all the arm speed you want without ever having to pick up a baseball.  Cool huh?  Don’t worry about trying…

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Hitting Fix: Cure Pop ups FOREVER with this simple cue!

Infield pop-ups are a HUGE problem for youth hitters. Chas Pippitt examines one coaching cue that just might cure the “pop-ups” forever for your hitters!

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Twitter Conversation with MLB Pitcher Reveals…

My name is Chas Pippitt and I am the Leader of the Baseball Rebellion.  On on June 28th, I was sitting at my computer, and I happened to glance at…

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Should a Hitter Get his Front Foot Down Early when Hitting? Baseball Rebellion Investigates.

I’ve been known to say “The Swing IS The Turn” when I coach my hitters and most of what we spend our first few months of our program on is learning…

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The KEY to Bat Speed: Vision! See the HeadRight HeadLight Drill Demo!

How do I increase bat speed? I hear that question almost every day.  Although there are dozens of “Bat Speed Programs” and “Bat Speed Workouts” that claim to increase your…

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Hitters and Coaches: Make sure your Coaching Cues are Set up for Success!

In the course of a single game or season, a player will hear a lot of technique or mental approach advice from their coaches.  Many of which are technical jargon…

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Youth Hitters and High Level Instruction: How Young is Too Young?

My main concern with Carrick when I first met him was he REFUSED to talk to me.  He was very shy, as many 5 year olds are so I told…

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