Articles: Private Instructors: Pitching - PI:

A Must Read for Youth Baseball Coaches and Parents

Are you a youth baseball coach or parent? This article details how youth coaches can learn to properly teach mechanics with the help of professionals.

+ Read More

Pitch Design on a Budget

This is Pitch Design on a Budget. Check it out.

+ Read More

Understanding Self Discipline

I want to talk a little about Self Discipline. The definition of Self Discipline is the ability to control one’s feelings and overcome one’s weaknesses. The ability to pursue what…

+ Read More

Interview with Baltimore Oriole’s Pitcher Evan Phillips

Baseball Rebellion’s Tyler Zupcic and Dave Shinskie talk with BR Pro and member of the Baltimore Orioles Evan Phillips. Evan talks about what it takes to be a pro and…

+ Read More

Band-Separation Rotation Drill for Pitchers

Dave Shinskie, Baseball Rebellion’s Lead Pitching Instructor, takes us through the band separation drill for pitchers This is an advanced drill using the Rebel’s Rack Bands or any band that…

+ Read More

Fundamental Flaws of the Up, Down, and Out Delivery

This is a BR Premium Article! We made this BR Premium article available for everyone to read so you could see the type of content that would be available to…

+ Read More

David Price and “The Clutch Gene”

David Price and the “Clutch Gene” I came across a Yahoo Sports article on David Price of the Boston Red Sox and the question of his struggles in the playoffs….

+ Read More

BP Throwing Case Study: Tyler Zupcic (Baseball Rebellion Employee)

BP Throwing Case Study: Tyler Zupcic Baseball Rebellion Hitting Instructor Tyler Zupcic came to me with a throwing problem. He was complaining about shoulder pain, that had now moved down…

+ Read More

How the Top MLB Pitchers are Winning in the Launch Angle Era

How the Top MLB Pitchers Are Winning in the Launch Angle Era The game of baseball has changed in the last 3-4 years in both hitting and pitching due to…

+ Read More

The Stages of Learning with Baseball Rebellion Pitching

Having graduated with a Human Development degree from Boston College,  I sometimes try to find better ways I  can get across to my players when teaching movement patterns. I recently…

+ Read More

Don’t PUSH it Pitchers! DRIVE to Thrive!

Dave Shinski discusses how to use the lower half of your body more efficiently in the pitching delivery. When evaluating a pitcher¬†for the first time it’s important to consider a series of simple questions. One of those questions is, “have you ever heard any coaches or instructors use cue¬†words when working with you?” There are many responses from kids and parents when I bring this question up, but one of the most common responses from my young pitchers is that the coach is telling them to “push off the rubber” to generate lower half power.

+ Read More

Arm Swing Separation Drill With Band Resistance

#ThirtySecondLesson This past week I tweeted a quick drill without going too far in depth into why we do the drill and what it is for. I use this drill…

+ Read More