quality at-bats primer
Are the videos old school? Yes.
But the principles are timeless.
I promise you, if you take the time to understand, absorb and apply the principles below, you will achieve results.
We start with attacking the inner half of the ball.
This is one of my oldest hitting principles that I have shared with 1,000's of hitters.
When we attack the inner half of the ball, we increase our contact %, period!
Yes! Mechanics are important, but it starts with having the right approach!
I've said it before and I'll say it again, the right approach will fix "most" mechanical issues.
Fact: we get Extension by attacking the inner half of the ball.
Fact: we achieve repeatable mechanical swings by understanding how to get the bat path on the plane of the pitch, early and often.
This video is short, but the principle is crucial.
How do we show up ON TIME with the Fastball while staying back on the offspeed?
One way is by Hunting Pitches and watching the pitcher and every move he makes.
The pitcher is the test. Watch the pitcher!
I give you permission to not be perfekt 😉
I give you permission to not get three hits today.
But can I please get you to play with more calmness, toughness, and focus and less tension, pressure, and anxiety?
Parents, here's a hint! It starts with you.