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

Hitting Fix: Cure Pop Ups Forever With This Simple Cue! I can’t tell you how many times I’ve gotten emails about young hitters hitting pop ups in the infield. They…

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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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Baseball Rebellion 2013 HR Derby Breakdown

If you haven’t seen the video of the 2013 Home Run Derby Player Draft. Click Here for the Video Well…I had already written my winning column, so upon my SHOCKING…

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2013 Home Run Derby DRAFT

So…I’M BAAAAAACK! Forgive my hiatus, I had a son…who will make his Baseball Rebellion Debut during our HR Derby Video! But now I’m back, and I’m here to defend my…

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Power Failure! BBCOR Bats Expose Flawed Hitting Mechanics!

With the College World Series upon us, I thought it would be interesting to bring up a topic that stands out in college baseball.  Where is the offense?  The college…

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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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CASE STUDY: Do Yasiel Puig’s Hitting Mechanics make him a “Hitting Rebel”? Lets Find Out!

The last time I did a case study of a professional, I looked at Robinson Cano and his beautiful swing mechanics that have made him a monster masher for years…

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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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Should Pitchers Push Off The Rubber?

Before I explore the reasons a pitcher should push or not push off the rubber, I would like you to answer the question below so I can gauge where most…

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Curtis Granderson’s swing change

Earlier this year, Chas wrote an article about Kevin Long and his teaching methodology.  Chas specifically discussed Kevin Long’s work with Alex Rodriguez on his swing mechanics and Kevin Long’s DVD about…

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Update: Roy Halladay’s Velocity Drops To 0 mph For The Next 4 Months

After all the reports, it looks like Roy Halladay wasn’t “fine”… Back in March, I highlighted a few glaring issues I saw in Roy Halladay’s delivery.  You can read the…

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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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