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- Today, 12:50 PMHand position at launch is the important one. There is some variation of this in MLB hitters, too, but most do get to a very similar position.24 replies | 0 view(s)
- Today, 12:25 PMI agree with this ^^^ and would add that length created by a looping hand path which breaks down the upright-V too early (i.e. DBSF) would also fall...24 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 10:42 PMI actually use a cinder block and have their back foot "Climb the ladder" as I put it.32 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 10:28 PMNothing against Easton but IMHO opinion, they have an awful lot to prove to me as well as my DD. Their previous offerings, whether the M7 or the M10...13 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 07:25 PMHmmm...My recollection is that the 4000 was definitely smaller than the 3000, but that may be somewhat amplified by the difference in shape and break...22 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 06:56 PMI second the vote for marine epoxy (available on Amazon). I have successfully used this on an end cap that came loose...uhhh...I mean my friend did....7 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 03:02 PMAre you saying that the hitter should pivot on the ball of the rear foot?32 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 02:24 PMI got where you were coming from :)24 replies | 0 view(s)
- Yesterday, 01:28 PMA proper "short" swing is about hand path from launch to contact... https://noontimebaseball.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Cabrera_hands_side.gif ...24 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-20-2017, 01:53 PMReally good! There's so much I like about this swing. I love the way she uses her core with her hips opening as she gets to foot-down. This is an...5 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-20-2017, 01:46 PMFinishing off a 5-3-2 double play!348 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-20-2017, 01:09 PMCongrats to your DD!!2 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-20-2017, 01:07 PMI'm interested to hear about the Prowess set. I have never really liked the Easton catching gear very much, but this new line may change my opinion....13 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-20-2017, 01:00 PMYep. I have one of those, too. By far, my favorite coach gift.8 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-20-2017, 06:36 AMWhat's to flame?:D Your suggestion for improvements are spot on. DD has 2 Vincis and I have 2 myself. Like any other product, there's always room for...27 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 09:31 PMSpeaking for Ohio, we're in the same boat as many states and it sounds like you came from one of them as far as HS sports go. Pa, allows the players...10 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 09:18 PMI'll take a dozen new Dudley Thunderheats with the leather cover please. They last me approximately 2 years between hitting lessons and team...8 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 09:07 PMWithout a doubt in my mind, the three best sets out there right now are the Schutt S3 series, the All-Star Pro series for the bigger girls and the...13 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 08:55 PMWe might not always agree on every little point but we still are respectful of each other for the most part and have fun!8 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 08:51 PMThree drills I use quite often for this. One, I call the Happy Gilmore drill. This has already been mentioned and I prefer the step behind method as...32 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 08:37 PMThe biggest problem you may face is not so much the shrinkage as the damage you may have done to the inserts along the outside of the mitt along the...5 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 08:26 PMAS ANNASDAD mentioned, it's a 1/4" shorter. I wear a cadet large golf glove. DD's hands are as big as mine. It was a little small finger stall-wise...27 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-19-2017, 07:45 AMDD is a catcher also. She uses an All-Star Pro Vela CMW3000 as her primary mitt and a Vinci JCV34 as a backup. When I first got her the Vinci, she...27 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-17-2017, 02:31 PMThis place is a great example of one of the most powerful things about the internet - shared knowledge.8 replies | 0 view(s)
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- 11-17-2017, 12:22 PMYour description fits with the way I was initially labeling the two movements. However, the BBD guys seems to be using "shift" and "transfer" in the...134 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-16-2017, 04:52 PMYour assumption would be incorrect. I didn't say anything about pushing, nor do I think pushing harder is the correct approach to increasing bat...134 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-16-2017, 03:56 PMMaybe it's just the geographical area we were looking in. At that time, DD wanted to be a nursing major. The most of the D1's that offered, once they...29 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-16-2017, 02:29 PMThe shift of COP, from rear foot to front foot, powered by the coil and other resistance forces in the body, happening concurrently with the launch...134 replies | 0 view(s)
- 11-16-2017, 12:52 PMYep. I've been around for years...and I'm still working at improving my understanding of the swing. This thread was a step forward for me in...134 replies | 0 view(s)
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