So far, in your quest to make contact, you’ve learned how to set up, practiced your stride, and taken on the finer points of flat-hand hitting. You’re now ready to make contact – and on your way to becoming a successful hitter.
If any single idea dominates my overall approach to hitting it is my undying belief in the advantages of flat-hand hitting. Here’s why…
As you continue taking steps toward becoming a successful hitter, one of the crucial steps is actually making a stride.
The starting point of making contact – the starting point of becoming a successful hitter – is the setup.
The key to making good contact doesn't begin and end with the contact itself.
Reading the spin of different pitches is a science that doesn’t come easy.
Knowing where and when to look.
In many sports, it’s called being “in the zone.” In baseball, it’s “seeing the ball.”
Just as a pitcher can set up a batter, I feel a hitter can set up a pitcher.
When using the flex-stance, the key to making it work starts with knowing when to be flexible.
Standing in the Batter’s Box
September 27, 2010 7:23 AM
A Good Stance Begins with Your Feet
September 13, 2010 1:40 PM
Your Stance: The Foundation of Your Swing
August 19, 2010 12:36 PM
Gripping Your Bat - Taking Hold of Success
August 02, 2010 9:25 AM
Choosing the Right Bat
July 24, 2010 10:05 AM
Finding Your Road to Success
July 06, 2010 11:02 AM
Perfect Practice Makes Perfect
June 18, 2010 6:54 AM
Rod Carew: 10 Important Keys to Good Hitting
June 04, 2010 12:08 PM