Top 5 Ways Players Get Worse from Team Practice

TOP 5 WAYS PLAYERS GET WORSE FROM TEAM PRACTICE By JK Whited Practice is supposed to make players better. The way a team’s hitting practice is organized can be either very helpful or very [...]

Coaches Box: Andy Porta

Step into the coach’s box with St. Xavier High School head coach Andy Porta, whose Tigers from Louisville, Kentucky, have won three of the last five state championships and finished the 2018 [...]

Get More Extension in Your Swing with a Tool You Already Have

By Chas Pippitt Imagine this: You’re headed to the field after struggling again in your last game.  You’ve hit and hit and hit, and yet, your coach says you’re still [...]

The Launch Angle Formula: Why it Matters for Youth Hitters

Exit Velocity Determines Optimal Launch Angle What goes into making a great hitter? It’s not just a pretty swing or how hard you can hit a ball. Great bat speed and swing path help, but [...]