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5 Ways To Maximize Practice Time

5 Things To Help Maximize Practice Time

By Eric Tyler | September 2, 2020

Eric goes into detail about how understanding yourself as a player can help make your practice time more efficient. Quality outweighs quantity. So, what do we need to know about ourselves as a hitter to maximize our quality of training?

Missing Under the Ball Consistently_ Here’s Why and How to Fix it!

Missing Under the Ball Consistently? Here’s Why and How to Fix it!

By Chas Pippitt | August 31, 2020

Chas goes into detail about how a long swing or tons of foul balls can be fixed, quickly, by understanding exactly what’s causing the miss. Could be timing, could be length in the “C” of the swoosh.

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Create More Power By Loading Through the Back Heel

By Chas Pippitt | August 28, 2020

Recently, the heel plan of the back leg and keeping it planted as long as possible has become a hot topic here a baseball rebellion. Eric and I specifically have gone back and forth on the best ways to teach it and get hitters to ‘feel it’. My favorite way and the fastest way we’ve found is the toes off the ground drill.

One Tool To Stop Roll Over Groundballs

One Tool To Stop Roll Over Groundballs

By Garrett Gordon | August 26, 2020

Learn how these 3 Flat bat variations can help cure weak roll over grounders. Helping your hitters understand swing direction, barrel turn and proper extension.

How Should a Hitter Load_

How Should a Hitter Load?

By JK Whited | August 24, 2020

In the world of hitting certain words can invoke certain movements, good and bad. It’s not really the words that matter as much but how the individual athlete interprets those words and how they manifest those words into a particular movement.

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How Far Out Front Should You Hit the Ball_

How Far Out Front Should You Hit The Ball?

By Eric Tyler | August 21, 2020

How Far Out Front Should You Hit The Ball? Where Does the Swing Plane Come From?  Point of Impact  Every hitter swings up, and every hitter swings down. However, when…

How to Train to Hit Offspeed Pitches

How to Train to Hit Offspeed Pitches

By Garrett Gordon | August 19, 2020

Many hitters seem to hit well in the cage but not in games. It comes down to how the hitter trains their pitch selection and most importantly their adjustability. By simply doing front toss with a twist you can change how a hitter adjusts from pitch to pitch.

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Two Drills for Better Barrel Awareness

Two Drills to Barrel More Balls

By Garrett Gordon | August 18, 2020

Everyone who wants hits needs to barrel the ball. Stop working around the zone & start working through the zone with these two simple drills.

Correcting poor upper body mechanics

Drills for Better Upper Body Mechanics

By Garrett Gordon | August 12, 2020

Often a hitter will miss-hit the ball due to poor upper body direction. This upper body direction plan gives hitters a simple lay out on how they use their upper body properly to hit the ball. If your hitters struggle with flying open or issues understanding how to properly side bend, then this article is for you.

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How to Improve Your Timing at the Plate

By Eric Tyler | August 11, 2020

Don’t lunge! Your head is moving everywhere! Hitters are constantly cued to stay simple and almost still in the box. In an event that requires rhythm and timing, this doesn’t seem to be the best way to accomplish the task. Lunging is bad. We all know that. But the fix doesn’t have to be robbing the hitter of any rhythm and athleticism they may have.

Two Verbal Cues to Help Hit for Average & Power

By Garrett Gordon | July 30, 2020

Hitting for Power and for Average We can all agree that Baseball is a numbers game.  With the technology that is available today, it makes it easier for us to…

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Improve your hitting with deliberate practice

Stop Hitting Just to Hit

By Garrett Gordon | July 28, 2020

Quality over Quantity We have all heard that statement before, but baseball and softball training seem to have not listened. Yes, one of the main ways to get better at…