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Kip Gross commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post (VIDEO) How To Throw A Lights Out Curveball Using Only A .47 Cent Halloween Toy... No Baseball Required
"Good mechanics are when the lower half works with the upper half with consistency. And the front side must work with the backside. I don't get into being exact, more about being an athlete and trying to repeate the same delivery as best that…"
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Lantz Wheeler commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post (VIDEO) How To Throw A Lights Out Curveball Using Only A .47 Cent Halloween Toy... No Baseball Required
"#1:  What are good mechanics. #2:  It's impossible for the human body every throw the ball the same way twice.  You have a better shot at winning the lotto 11x in one day.  #3:  What stays back, how long does it stay…"
Monday
Kip Gross commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post (VIDEO) How To Throw A Lights Out Curveball Using Only A .47 Cent Halloween Toy... No Baseball Required
"#1, I will never teach a breaking ball to anyone that doesn't have good mechanics because they'll struggle with consistency. #2, Most all of my pitchers grip the curveball and slider the same way but the how the hand comes through is 2…"
Monday
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post

(VIDEO) How to Throw Smoke Using a Breathing Stick!

Hey guys...check out my latest blog post, check it out.http://baseballthinktank.com/breathing-stick/Trust what you FEEL!-LantzSee More
Monday
Will Laurence commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post (VIDEO) How To Throw A Lights Out Curveball Using Only A .47 Cent Halloween Toy... No Baseball Required
"Great stuff!"
Monday
HENRY WALTHAM commented on Lantz Wheeler's blog post (VIDEO) How To Throw A Lights Out Curveball Using Only A .47 Cent Halloween Toy... No Baseball Required
"http://WWW.HENRYSBASEBALLCLUB.COM ; LIKE TURNING A DOOR KNOB, TO THROW A CURVEBALL."
May 18
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May 17
Lantz Wheeler's blog post was featured

"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
Apr 27
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…"
Apr 19
Bill Stanton liked Lantz Wheeler's blog post "Why I Teach Movement... Not Mechanics!"
Apr 18
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post

"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
Apr 18
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
Lantz Wheeler posted a blog post
May 31, 2015
Lantz Wheeler posted a status
"(DOWNLOAD & SHARE) ANSWERED-5 Questions that plague pitchers and get pitching coaches fired..."
May 31, 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

(VIDEO) How to Throw Smoke Using a Breathing Stick!

Posted on May 22, 2017 at 11:54am 0 Comments

Hey guys...check out my latest blog post, check it out.

http://baseballthinktank.com/breathing-stick/

Trust what you FEEL!

-Lantz

"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

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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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