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L.A. "Skip" Fast commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post "Why I Teach Movement... Not Mechanics!"
"Lantz, You're right on point. Taking this a step further... a coach needs to teach the player the movements that produce a specific FEEL.  A coach who neglects or ignores this step puts the player in a position to spend hours trying to…"
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Bill Stanton liked Lantz Wheeler's blog post "Why I Teach Movement... Not Mechanics!"
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"Why I Teach Movement... Not Mechanics!"

Tell me something please...Why doesn't every pitching coachTeach Movement, Not Mechanics?Movements are natural, mechanics are not.Movements can be FELT, mechanics cannot.Maybe you just didn't know?You could make a million throws in a row and none of them, not a single one would show up exactly the same way on the video, or computer screen.Heck.. You can't even write your name the same way twice, yet you want to somehow magically repeat the same mechanics? Talking about setting your body up for…See More
Tuesday
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post

The Core Velocity "Touch & FEEL" Top 25 Baseball Programs

Hey guys... Here's my latest post ....After watching the "TOUCH & FEEL" videos found inside... (BTW - They're interactive videos that allow you to choose what you want to see and hear.)Would love to get your feedback and hear what you THINK!  …See More
Apr 20, 2016
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Apr 13, 2016
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post

What Does The Glove Really Do... Firm-up or Pull?

Are you struggling with inconsistent velocity, or command?If so, you may want to watch the video I have for you today.I’m going to teach you how to make a small change to just your glove side. And it’s going to be easy, trust me.http://baseballthinktank.com/glovesidevelo/See More
Oct 20, 2015
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May 31, 2015
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"(DOWNLOAD & SHARE) ANSWERED-5 Questions that plague pitchers and get pitching coaches fired..."
May 31, 2015
Bill Stanton commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post "Nothing Worth Having, Comes Easy!"
"Lantz- That was a great read. So honest. Few people have the confidence to open up and share their story the way you did. Thanks!"
Apr 30, 2015
Bill Stanton liked Lantz Wheeler's blog post "Nothing Worth Having, Comes Easy!"
Apr 30, 2015
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post

"Nothing Worth Having, Comes Easy!"

If only more kids were taught the value of hard work…Or, were actually given credit for their hard work instead of being blamed and told this game isn’t for them.Today’s long-winded email is my personal story as a college coach and how anything is possible if you actually believe in yourself and have the desire to do whatever it takes to accomplish your goals in life…(This is one of the most important emails…See More
Apr 30, 2015
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post

Download This Long-Toss Program...

Hey guys, here's a long toss program that you can use.  Would love to hear your thoughts!  Long-Toss Program DownloadSee More
Mar 2, 2015
Lantz Wheeler commented on The CheckSwing Clubhouse's group Youth Baseball Coaches
"Bill, No doubt, parents and kids are addicted to instruction."
Feb 26, 2015
Rod Haney and Lantz Wheeler are now friends
Feb 26, 2015
Lantz Wheeler and Dave Thompson are now friends
Feb 25, 2015
Rod Haney left a comment for Lantz Wheeler
"     Lantz,       Love the video and it's star.        I'm curious,what's your understanding regarding muscle memory ?      Rod"
Feb 25, 2015

Profile Information

Bats:
Both
Throws:
Right
I currently:
Coach Baseball, Am a Pitching Instructor
Baseball Playing Experience:
College
Baseball Coaching Experience:
College
Softball Playing Experience:
None
Website:
http://baseballthinktank.com

Lantz Wheeler's Blog

"Why I Teach Movement... Not Mechanics!"

Posted on April 18, 2017 at 2:23pm 1 Comment

Tell me something please...

Why doesn't every pitching coach

Teach Movement, Not Mechanics?

  • Movements are natural, mechanics are not.
  • Movements can be FELT, mechanics cannot.
  • Maybe you just didn't know?

You could make a million throws in a row and none of them, not a single one would show up exactly the same way on the video, or computer screen.

Heck.. You can't even write your…

Continue

The Core Velocity "Touch & FEEL" Top 25 Baseball Programs

Posted on April 20, 2016 at 12:34pm 0 Comments

Hey guys... 

Here's my latest post ....

After watching the "TOUCH & FEEL" videos found inside... (BTW - They're interactive videos that allow you to choose what you want to see and hear.)

Would love to get your feedback and hear what you THINK!  …

Continue

What Does The Glove Really Do... Firm-up or Pull?

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 11:13pm 0 Comments

Are you struggling with inconsistent velocity, or command?

If so, you may want to watch the video I have for you today.

I’m going to teach you how to make a small change to just your glove side. And it’s going to be easy, trust me.

http://baseballthinktank.com/glovesidevelo/

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At 5:38pm on February 25, 2015, Rod Haney said…

 

   Lantz,

      Love the video and it's star.

       I'm curious,what's your understanding regarding muscle memory ?

     Rod

At 2:30pm on April 16, 2014, Bill Stanton said…

Lantz-  Welcome!  I'm thrilled to have you part of the CheckSwing community.

 
 
 

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