"I would throw out the idea of him spinning on his back foot (as mentioned earlier), that will just cause more problems. Have him get a little more off his back side at contact and it will help him learn how to hit against a firmer front side.…"
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Learning to let the ball travel on an outside pitch in order to drive it with…"
We would like discussion from hitters on wooden bat quality, model choices, wood specie preference and bat performance. As we all know the wooden bat marketplace is flooded with many brands and quality ranges .What is the best bat wood for you?
"Brett- Thanks for joining us at CheckSwing! I am the Founder of this baseball community and excited to have you with us. Have a great time making new connections and talking baseball. Please invite any players and coaches that you know to join us as…"
The earlier you can get your barrel on the line and keep it on the line, the greater margin for error you have in your timing and the higher chance of making solid barrel contact. www.bcmperformance.net
If you pitch, what type of pitcher are you... Power? Ground ball, Fly ball, Knuckleball?
Coach Baseball, Am a Hitting Instructor, Am a Pitching Instructor, Play Fast Pitch Softball, Am a Baseball Author
Baseball Playing Experience:
Baseball Coaching Experience:
Little League, USSSA, High School, American Legion, College
Baseball Umpiring Experience
Softball Playing Experience:
Who is your favorite hitter and why?
Todd Helton. Humble, Whole field hitter, Great at wasting pitches
Additional Playing/Coaching Info (If applicable, include detailed info here such as - HS, College, Pro Leagues, Summer Leagues, Arm Speed, 60 Time, Catcher Pop Time, etc.):
Started 4 years at the Division 1 level at University of the Pacific (Stockton, CA) as a 1B, LHP & LF. Coached at the Division 1 level at the University of Northern Colorado. Head Coach of the Boulder Collegians summer ball team in 2013 (www.bouldercollegians.com). Current Mental and Physical Game Baseball Instructor.
Brett- Thanks for joining us at CheckSwing! I am the Founder of this baseball community and excited to have you with us. Have a great time making new connections and talking baseball. Please invite any players and coaches that you know to join us as well. Enjoy!
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