Myth Busting Videos

Fact #1

Launch Angles

Don’t lie to yourself about where line drives really are in the batting cages!

Fact #2

Shoulder Dropping

The back shoulder does need to be down!

Fact #3

Home Runs Are Not Mistakes

A home run is the best result from a perfect swing.

Fact #4

Swing up or down for proper launch angles?

Busting the myth of swing paths.

Fact #5

Hitting middle of ball doesn’t always mean you hit it square!

Squaring the ball up and what it actually means.

Fact #6

You don’t have to have a high finish to hit great!

Explanation of swing arcs.

Fact #7

The best ground balls are hit up in the air first!

Finding the launch angle and exit speed to get a ground ball to one hop through the infield.

Fact #8

Pitch height impacts swing path and barrel angle.

The lower the pitch, the more steep the barrel angle is to stay on path with the pitch. (On path being on plane with the pitch).

Fact #9

Hitting is not just reaction, it’s TIMING!

This pro hitter is practicing reaction time faster than anything seen in the game today.