Author Archives: Mark Brooks

The Toe Tap Approach: Victor Martinez Swing Analysis

The Toe Tap Approach: Victor Martinez Swing Analysis

  There are two ways that I help players make the adjustment to higher velocity fast-balls. 1. Start the “back weight transition” earlier. 2. Get the foot down sooner. It really is that simple. The hard part is finding interesting and effective ways of conditioning this idea into a swing that is responsive to the adjustment.…

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CHRIS CARTER HITTING SWING ANALYSIS

Chris Carter Swing Analysis Plate Coverage, Pitching Tracking & Hitting Off Speed.

  What new skill-set are you going to learn or teach this year? What decisions or strategies are you going to be putting in place to build a baseball season that you’re proud of? QuestionS worth asking right? If you’ve been a subscriber to this newsletter for a while, I’m sure these questions resonate with you deeply.…

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Play The Game With Reckless Abandon Like Hunter Pence

Play The Game With Reckless Abandon Like Hunter Pence

  Have you ever heard the saying that “the guy on top of the mountain didn’t fall there”? It paints an accurate picture of a truth about hitting that has stood the test of time. To be the best, to be on top, takes a strategy and the courage to journey and overcome challenges that guide…

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Adrian Gonzalez Swing Analysis Home Run Drills

Selective Aggressive Approach Like Adrian Gonzalez.

  I’ve said this before. ” Success leaves clues”. If we can learn to recognize what those “clues” are, we can begin to emulate the approach to success that successful players demonstrate. Don’t worry, won’t being saying the word “success” anymore. So the things about success…oops 😉 Is that it begins with having a plan, strategy and the…

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