Understanding the Competitive Edge

By Garrett Gordon What Are You Doing to Gain a Competitive Edge on Your Opponents? In this day and age of getting participation trophies and everyone making the all-star team gives kids a false [...]

One Drill to Help Youth Fielders Charge the Ball Better

By Eric Tyler Charging groundballs is an issue many infielders struggle with. To fix that, Baseball Rebellion’s bringing back one of baseball’s oldest drill games. Pepper is a game that has [...]

6 Traits That Make a Great Outfielder

By Garrett Gordon Do you have the qualities that make a great Outfielder? “BUT THE OUTFIELD IS BORING” At the youth level, outfielders may not get much attention or glory. This is [...]

The Three Biggest Keys to On-Deck Preparation

By JK Whited When a hitter is on deck, there are primarily three focal points as they prepare for their at-bat.  The hitter can use his or her on deck time to visualize, body preparation, and [...]

Hitherto Shalt Thou Come, But No Further: Inside Aaron Boone’s 2003 ALCS Walk-Off HR

The year was 2003. The U.S. had ended the bloody regime of Saddam Hussein in Iraq, John Major was the prime minister of Great Britain, Martha Stewart was in prison and Conan the Barbarian was [...]

Hitter’s Hack – Hit the Ball Out in Front

By Garrett Gordon Does Letting the Ball Get Deep in Your Swing Help with Power? IF IT GETS TOO DEEP YOU WILL GET BEAT Does your kid look rushed when hitting? Are they swinging too late and [...]

Who Won the Pennant? Inside the Shot Heard ‘Round the World

The year was 1951. Having emerged victorious from World War II, America, despite finding itself in the middle of another war, this time in Korea, was in the midst of a period of unbridled [...]

Tilted Wall Drill

By Chas Pippitt Getting on plane with a pitch is the best way to maximize a hitter’s contact zone.  Because of this fact, lots of coaches are using different ideas and drills to get on [...]

Learn to Load with the Wedge Drill

By Eric Tyler The ability of a youth athlete to get into the proper hip hinge position is extremely difficult. This is something that can be troubling to teach and one that we at Baseball [...]

Touch ‘Em All, Joe: Joe Carter’s 1993 World Series Walk-Off

It took a bit of time, but by 1993, America was settling into the ‘90s quite nicely. Just two years earlier, bands like Nirvana and Pearl Jam led the nation’s headlong dash into grunge, while [...]