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05
16
2019

Debunking Bat Speed Myths

With the ability to measure bat speed and pair the findings to launch monitors and 3D motion devices, the claims on the relationship between bat speed and batted-ball characteristics can finally be examined. Coaches opinions on training bat speed vary, with some claiming that exit velocity will ofte...

05
14
2019

Using a Test/Retest Model for Position Players

At the end of each summer, players return from their summer teams or training regiments to their respective schools. Each player tends to use his time in the off-season a little differently. He can go off to the Northwoods and play 70+ games, cover his windows with trash bags to get sleep in the Can...

04
19
2019

Driveline Baseball Podcast- EP. 24

  Driveline Baseball Podcast episode 24: On this weeks episode of the Driveline Baseball Podcast Kyle and Mike discuss the theory and process of creating our data tracking software TRAQ and how it has become an integral part in us, training athletes. Kyle and Mike breakdown the gruelling proces...

04
13
2019

Pairing Blast and Hittrax Data Part 2: Specific Focuses

In our last piece, we took a surface level look at the first publicly available pairing of Blast and HitTrax data. In this piece, we take a look at commonly held, specific beliefs that have been touched upon by our hitting trainers and see whether the data backs it up. We also take a more nuanced vi...

04
12
2019

Driveline Baseball Podcast- EP. 23

  Driveline Baseball Podcast episode 23: On this weeks episode of the Driveline Baseball Podcast we have part 2 of the Trevor and Warren Bauer interview. In part 2 Kyle and the Bauer duo explore what baseball will look like in the near future as tech integration plays a bigger role inside the p...

04
09
2019

Leveraging Assessment Data to Build Throwing Programming

One of the greatest benefits our assessment provides is how it better informs our staff when developing and implementing throwing programming. It is one thing for an athlete to have all of his assessment data at his fingertips and to understand precisely what was uncovered. But it is another to actu...

04
05
2019

Driveline Baseball Podcast- EP. 22

  Driveline Baseball Podcast episode 22: On this weeks episode of the Driveline Baseball Podcast we are pleased to welcome on Trevor and his father Warren Bauer to discuss their experience using Edgertronic cameras to train and how their process has changed over time. They also discuss how Kyle...