baseball tips

  • Seperating Men From The Boys.

    I have three tips to help separate the men from the boys in baseball. Two excerpts & one video. Hope this helps shed some light. 1. Adversity...
  • Elbow Up or Down? How to hit for MORE power.

    We have all heard it said, hitting is timing & pitching is disrupting timing. To batters, timing is both internal (body feel) & external ...
  • Don't be "THAT" parent. Be "THIS" parent. The Role of Baseball Parents.

       Rumi said, "If you're irritated by every rub, how will you be polished"? I believe one of the roles of baseball parents is to help players: 1. s...
  • Hitting Routines of Superior Hitters

    How you do one thing is how you'll do everything. You can't flip the switch. I repeat. You can't flip the switch! Student-athletes who skip class,...
  • Stride Foot & Front Knee - What You Need To Know.

    No way around it. Ballplayers have to develop efficient and repeatable swing mechanics, superior pitch recognition skills and have an approach and...
  • 3 facts about hitting, swing mechanics & the "Secret Sauce"

    Here are 3 facts about hitting that I feel need to be talked about more. 1. Young hitters learn to do it all. Analogy - how many golf clubs are i...
  • 12,386,344. That's how many possible plays each game has.

    12,386,344. That's how many possible plays each game has...This is why you have to be fundamentally sound in all facets of the game, and it all st...
  • What defines a successful at-bat?

    Can striking out be considered success? Does batting average tell the whole story or is there other criteria we as coaches or parents could place ...
  • Red Sox MLB Hitting Coach, Tim Hyers and Trent Mongero [SAMPLE]

    For a hitter who's looking for a challenge during batting practice, off-angled front-toss is a VERY effective way to work on batt control while in...
  • Being a student of the game.

    The #1 RULE that championship teams follow... ...don't do anything on or off the field that would embarrass you, your teammates or your family. R...
  • Avoid this baseball parenting trap: The “burn out” is REAL!

    After 27 years of coaching, I’m convinced it’s about to become an epidemic and it has been on my heart to share with my friends for a while now. I...
  • 3 MAIN parts of a GREAT hitter.

    You can boil down a great hitter in three main parts... If you love these tips, please check out: Hitting w/ Tim Hyers & Trent Mongero: A Co...