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The main reasons you'll pull off the baseball are over-swinging, lacking confidence, not seeing the baseball and incorrect rotational hitting mechanics. In order to fix pulling off the baseball you have to reverse your bad swing habits and practice hitting the ball up the middle and to the opposite field. Our game day quick fix is to think with your eyes and not your mind. This will help you to see the ball and unlock your lighting-fast, reflex swing.
With so many parts to a baseball swing, information overload is very common when first learning how to hit. The following drills keep it simple for young kids.
On this page is an example of a popular beginner level hitting drill to teach young kids to hit, and also more advanced drills to fix common hitting mistakes, improve game day hitting, and increase bat speed.
Bad batting practice habits encouraging to pull the ball or to hit home runs result in decreased bat speed. Bad practice habits will transfer to your game-day at-bats and you’ll have trouble hitting quality pitching.
In order to get more bat speed to hit a game-day inside fastball, you’ll need to practice bat speed drills keeping your hands inside the baseball and aim to hit the baseball up the middle.
Bat speed drills should replicate game day hitting situations, helping your eyes transfer the message to your brain you can do a specific task, in this case hitting the inside fastball. This will result in game day confidence to stay back, let the ball travel and hit a tough up and inside fastball.
Step 1: Learn our simple yet effective visual techniques that will dramatically improve any baseball swing in a hurry! And guess what? You don’t even have to pick up a bat to get better.
The main reasons you hit good in practice but fail to hit on game day are bad practice habits, poor hitting approach and lacking confidence. Bad habits such ads pulling a slow-moving batting practice fastball don't prepare you for game day. You need to practice drills that replicated game day hitting improve your confidence.
2015 Swing Before Using The Laser Strap Bat Speed Trainer
This image demonstrates a swing from my 2015 season where my back foot stuck in the ground, which drains power and triggers pulling off the ball. I’m was also jumping and lunging out at the baseball because I was lacking confidence in my swing.
2016 Swing After Using The Laser Strap Bat Speed Trainer
This image demonstrates a swing from my 2016 season (after training with The Laser Strap), where my hips have rotated my back foot (on a tailing fastball, 6 inches off the inside edge of the plate), helping to increase bat speed & power, stay balanced and to stay through the baseball.
2-Swing Technique’s a winner, easy to train and relates to game day approach. Learn more about our 2-Swing Technique
On this page you’ll learn about the best baseball hitting drills and tips to prepare you for the realities of game day hitting. You’ll discover what drills cause your bad swing habits and what drills create the best swing habits for game day success.
You can’t afford to get fooled by hitting coaches who promise they’ve discovered the “secret recipe” for hitting home runs. Home run baseball hitting drills practice hitting a slow-moving belt high pitch. The problem’s when facing a quality pitcher in your league chances are he’s not going throw a “mistake pitch” you can hit for a home run.