"I could not agree more. If a younger kid is hitting at all the coach is happy and usually not interested in improving the swing. The Little League coaches ( not all) do not realize that ground balls are going to turn itno outs as the kid gets older.…"
"Again, I agree that the mechanics of the swing are critical to executing the proper swing to deliver a ball to the opposite field. The purpose of the video analysis is to determine how and why these things occur andif you have deeper vision and…"
"I would say nothing except that a long swing is not condusive to hitting to any field. The discussion broke down to the application of video analysis and mechanics. So whenever mechanics are brought into the conversation...one usually end up talking…"
"Look we are splitting hairs on this issue. All I am saying is the video process can help to identify the causes of a long swing and that must be fixed before you can deal with approach. My players have been very successful at using the same…"
"The linear portion is absolutely part of the swing, but only involved in the reestablishment of the balalnce point (the stride). Once the stride is completed and the front heel drops the motion then becomes rotational and that always occurs before…"
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"Agreed a long swing must be repaired and letting the ball get deeper is not a mechanical issue, but that has nothing to do with the approach for hitting to the opposite field. I don't know anyone that wants a long swing. At The Hitting…"
I am sorry that I did not make my question sound rhetorical enough. As a certified Epstein Hitting instructor I am very familiar with The Science of Hitting as Mike and Ted worked together for years developing the Epstein Hitting System. Mike…"
"I believe high-speed video explains everything in the swing. I have some great clips that I use with the JC Video software here at The Hitting Connection and we have found that the swing does not change very much at all. It is simply the process of…"