5 Drills for Better Upper Body Swing Mechanics

By Garrett Gordon The upper body in the swing is very crucial. It is part of what’s holding and ultimately delivering the bat to contact. Unfortunately, the upper body is where most hitters [...]

What Your Work Ethic Says About You

A Player, Parent, and Coach Perspective By Garrett Gordon What Motivates You? As a player, ask yourself “why do I play baseball?”.  As a parent ask yourself “Why does my son play baseball?”. [...]

How Should a Hitter Stride?

By Garrett Gordon Many young hitters have an issue with their stride length.  By using a rope or band to help them feel where they need to be can help get them in a more athletic position. I [...]

Pre-Game Warmup Plans: How to Get Your Hitters Ready in Any Scenario

By Eric Tyler Your team is an hour early for their first game for a tournament. You’ve never been to this field complex before. You’re looking around to see what’s available for warming up. Do [...]

Fouling Pitches Straight Back? You’re Probably Just Late.

By: Chas Pippitt Pop-ups…Everyone hates them. Coaches, Parents, Hitters…(pitchers don’t count).  So why do they happen? There are a few obvious reasons like swinging too low or [...]

Stop Getting Jammed & Start Hitting Barrels

By Garrett of Baseball Rebellion Stop Getting Jammed & Start Hitting Barrels The bat path of all great hitters gets in the zone and stays through the zone for a long time. The direction of [...]

Baseball IQ: The Pump Fake Throw

By Eric Tyler of Baseball Rebellion What is Baseball IQ? Knowledge is Power Scroll twitter for five minutes and you’ll find 10 different instructional drills/videos on how to become a better [...]

DO NOT Take the Knob to the Ball

By Garrett of Baseball Rebellion DON’T Push the Knob to the Ball Taking the hands out of the swing is something that hitters have a hard time trusting.  Often leads to mis-hits and [...]

Angled Tee Drill

In this day and age, there is a huge argument about “Feel vs Real”. Understanding the difference is crucial for your development as a hitter. Doing drills that you feel and that will [...]

How Important is it to Break in Your Glove The RIGHT Way?

In a sport full of superstitions none are more prevalent than the sacred relationship between an infielder and his glove. They will go to extended measures to keep it intact including carrying it [...]