If your hitter struggled to make contact to all fields last season check out our version of the 3 tee drill series & how it can help them develop a consistent bat path
Many hitters of all ages do not always get to the best position when their front foot lands. Keeping the body loaded throughout the stride is crucial for hitters to truly perform their best. With this “pump fake check drill,” you will help your hitters gain more awareness of where they actually have to be when their front foot gets down.
Whether you’re big, small, strong, or weak it really doesn’t matter if you do not get the body ready.
Something that needs to be addressed to any hitter who is looking to improve their swing is the ability to stay loaded before the front foot gets down. I have talked about this before and to truly fix this problem you as a hitter need to educate yourself and then change! Check the video out below for further explanation.