The hitter has to really focus on the pitchers release point and track the baseball all the way to contact.Train with a purpose this off-season. HyperFocus your hitting session and improve your hand/eye coordination
Off-season training has begun. Youth baseball players will be spending the next several months in batting cages trying to improve their baseball hitting skills.
Opposite Field Hitting is one of hardest thing for youth baseball players to master. You have to follow the baseball deep in the strike zone. Youth baseball players have problems
Here is the third in our series of Common Pitching Mis-Teaches, by Elite Baseball Training, Head Instructor, Travis Kerber. This video is on the improper throwing of breaking balls.
Youth baseball players struggle with pitch recognition. A great drill that helps them is the 2 seam-4 seam. This baseball hitting drill forces them
The angle toss drill is a very good youth baseball hitting drill for simulating off speed pitches ( curve balls, sliders ). the objective of this drill is to force the youth baseball or softball player to track the baseball
I am Justin Stone from elite baseball TV and one of the necessary components up correct swing mechanics is upper body resistance to the lower bodies momentum. We call this a scapular load, in a scap load
The next absolute during the forward advance is what my hands are doing as my stride foot works away. And the action that I compare this to is the stretching of a rubber band. My stride foot will move forward, while my hands will stay back.
In holding the glove properly it becomes very important when we learn how to receive the baseball . Infielders receive the baseball differently than any other position players on the field.
Last night, Ronnie Deck and I sat until after midnight discussing hitting. Ronnie spent the last year as the bullpen catcher and coach for the Baltimore Orioles big league team. I wanted to pick his brain about what they do in their system and about their hitting progression.