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    james27503 replied to the thread 16Yr Old Swing Analysis.
    cornbread is dealing you some good hush puppies here. I would like to add the downward shoulder angle on the move forward. Her...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Posture.
    So if we are to separate the two on a technical level, It would be posture being keeping the spine straight while lowering your height...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Posture.
    Fine line between posture and tilt. Are you seeing posture as a macro adjustment and tilt as a micro adjustment. I have always...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Posture.
    Tilt happens the same time the barrel turns. You want to be at your tilt (shoulder plane) with barrel turned at heel strike.
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    james27503 reacted to pattar's post in the thread Posture with Like Like.
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    james27503 replied to the thread Posture.
    That is where we disagree. I I don't think tilt is much different between outside and inside. I thought the premise of the first...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Posture.
    It may vary slightly, with a greater tilt toward the inside pitch, which if anything backs up tilt shouldn't be taught as the method to...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Posture.
    Tilt doesn't get the bat to the ball on an outside pitch. Contact location does (deeper contact point for outside). Tilt is used to...
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    james27503 reacted to efastball's post in the thread Swing Evaluation with Like Like.
    Here she is at 'hip/elbow slot'. 1) Notice the hands are behind the back elbow - this is bat drag. The hands should never be behind...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Swing Evaluation.
    She is strong so fix some mechanics and she could be a killer. Fix back foot. Leaking power. Toes should point straight back at...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Calming down a swing.
    My first comment was not directed at you, just the conversation in general. It still shows a whether it be subconscious or overt, there...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Calming down a swing.
    I guess that comment could be replied to any post on this board haha.
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    james27503 replied to the thread Calming down a swing.
    Cat Osterman may be the best pitcher of all time and she throws in the low 60's. 10mph under the flame throwers out there. But she can...
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    james27503 replied to the thread Thoughts on Slashing.
    So you never show bunt early then? You don't want to see how the defense reacts? Besides the slash hit is not a full on swing, it is...
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    If I slot the back elbow and work the front elbow above the ball at the same time from a leveraged position, the barrel turns, the...

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