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Hand Path in the Swing- Revisited

The Truth About Hand Path in the Baseball Swing – Revisited Years ago, I wrote an article on Hand Path that featured the Rebel’s Rack.  If you have not read…

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Fix Rolling Over FOREVER – Say goodbye to top spin and weak ground balls with TWO simple movement cues!

Fix Rolling Over Forever – Say Goodbye to Top Spin and Weak Ground Balls With Two Simple Movement Cues! Many hitters roll over the ball way too often.  “Rolling Over”…

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The Movements that Made The Rebellion – The Rebel’s Rack Revisited

Baseball Rebellion owner Chas Pippitt goes through the movements that have developed thousands of hitters at Baseball Rebellion. Featuring the Rebel’s Rack!

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Swing Accuracy? What it Means to Put the Bat on the Ball!

One of the common misconceptions related to an upward swing is that the hitter is selling out for power and sacrificing the ability to make consistent contact. In this article,…

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Five Small Adjustments to Turn Your Season Around

It’s early in the season in Major League Baseball and even earlier in the minors.  Some guys have as many as 50 at-bats, others far less.  50 at-bats in high…

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How to Increase Exit Velocity: Learn First, Then Load

EXIT VELOCITY is quite the buzz-worthy topic these days.  Just as pitchers have gone through the unrelenting quest to increase their throwing velocity, hitters are doing the same thing with…

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Stop Popping Up

Are your hitters popping up? The problem could be your coaching cues! Baseball Rebellion shows you some common reasons that youth hitters pop up and show you the quickest way to fix it.

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Launch Angle: The Most Misunderstood Term in Hitting

Baseball Rebellion CEO Chas Pippitt discusses a “controversial” term: Launch Angle. Hear why Launch Angle is misunderstood and how it should be used.

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The Case for In-Season Instruction

Disclaimer:  This article is somewhat self-serving and biased as I am a private instruction coach…and Baseball Rebellion/Softball Rebellion is an instructional company…but there is a tremendous value in continuing lessons…

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End Late Swings and Foul Balls – Bat Drag & the Bat Drag Buster!

As mentioned in the video above, bat drag is when a batter will pull their back elbow past the knob of the bat, delaying the barrel’s turn around the knob….

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Three Phases to Effortless Power

There’s a very good chance that you’ve heard these phrases at some point, “that was effortless” or “kid’s got easy power”. If you’re unfamiliar with “effortless power” you might not…

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The Secret to Hitting Success: The Compound Effect

The Secret to Hitting Success: The Compound Effect Over the past few years, I have been intentional about growing personally. This has led me to read a lot more in…

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