How Can Your Shoes Affect Your Swing?

By Eric Tyler of Baseball Rebellion Why is Balance so Important?  Stability and balance. Two major factors in swing quality. The hardest thing to do in sports is to be “on-time” with a [...]

How to Eliminate a Long Swing

By Garrett Gordon Staying connected in the swing is vital for a hitter’s success.  Cast your hands and barrel in your swing can result in poor contact and consistency when hitting. [...]

Finding & Maintaining Confidence as a Hitter

By JK Whited “Confidence: A feeling or consciousness of one’s powers or reliance on one’s circumstances.” Have you ever met a professional athlete at the highest level?  If you [...]

My First Year as a Little League Dad

By Chas Pippitt A Year of Firsts for This New Baseball Dad My oldest son, Bryant, is now playing his first year of Little League baseball. He’s almost six, so he’s in machine pitch and loving [...]

Increase Your Power with Angled Medicine Ball Throws

By Eric Tyler More Power with Angled Medicine Ball Throws Often times hitters are hampered by the inability to rotate in the proper sequence. Whether their lower body rotates too far, or their [...]

How Deliberate Practice Can Help You Hit the Ball Harder

By Garrett Gordon Stop Hitting Just to Hit- Quality Over Quantity We have all heard that statement before, but baseball and softball training seem to have not listened. Yes, one of the main ways [...]

Hitting Terms Every Coach Must Know

By Chas Pippitt Do You Know Today’s Most Commonly Used Hitting Terms? If not, this article will be extremely helpful for you. It’s important for moms, dads, coaches, and players to [...]

How Players & Parents Can Better Understand the Strike Zone

By: Chas Pippitt Recently, a few parents and players have talked to me about the ‘strike zone’ issues. Usually, they describe a bad call or two that the ump called on their son or daughter which [...]

How The High-Tee Drill Can Help Your Hitters

By Eric Tyler Why Set The Ball Higher Than The Strikezone? When training youth hitters, exaggerated drills are often needed. Drills that can help get the hitter to understand just how dramatic of [...]

Mastering Head Position in the Swing: The Head Pivot Drill

By Chas Pippitt Head Movement in the Swing Hitting a moving ball is hard enough as it is without moving your eyes in the middle of the rotation! Many times, players have a hard time maintaining [...]