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8 Tips On How To Get Out Of A Hitting Slump

Posted by JustBats.com on Jul 17, 2017 4:35:18 PM

Hitting is not easy. But, you already knew that.

Have you ever been in a hitting slump? Maybe you're experiencing one right now and can't even buy a hit. From tee ball all the way up to the Major Leagues, every hitter is going to suffer a slump at some point during their career. But, rest assured, your next hitting streak is one pitch away.

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Topics: Training, How To

7 Best Training Tools for Baseball and Softball

Posted by JustBats.com on Jun 26, 2017 4:38:51 PM

"You can't steal second base and keep your foot on first."

Baseball and softball are difficult sports to master. Your competition is always trying to improve. Enhancing your game takes patience, time, and dedication. Are you stressed out yet?

First of all, have fun. That's the most important thing, but--luckily--there are also helpful training tools that can help you achieve even more success on the ballfield. Here are the seven (7) best training tools to consider.

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Topics: Training, Lists

Diamond Kinetics vs. Zepp Swing Trackers

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 20, 2017 8:23:48 PM

"Progress always involves risk. You can't steal second base and keep your foot on first." - Frederick B. Wilcox

In today's sports world, if you're not using sabermetrics during your training sessions or practice, you're behind the curve (pun intended). Are you looking to implement a swing tracker into your batting practice? There are many great training tools and swing trackers on the market, but JustBats has the two best: the Diamond Kinetics and the Zepp swing trackers

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Topics: Training

5 Fun Tee Ball Drills Every Coach Should Use

Posted by JustBats.com on Feb 16, 2017 7:56:18 AM


Tee ball.

The first impression that many first-time baseball players receive of America's pastime is swinging a soft ball off a tee. If a player doesn't enjoy their time in tee ball, there's a good chance they won't move on to Little League, and then high school, and even the Major Leagues.  If you're a first-time coach or even an experienced coach looking to expand on your practice plan, JustBats is all about helping. 

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Topics: Training, Uncategorized

Everything You Need To Know About Fungo Bats

Posted by JustBats.com on Dec 28, 2016 9:58:22 PM

What is a fungo bat? Who created the first ever fungo? Where did fungo bats originate? When did fungo bats first start being used? Why would I use a fungo bat? How are fungo bats made and how much do they cost? These are the six key questions when it comes to fungo bats, and JustBats is here to answer them all and more. 

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Topics: Training

4 Key Tips For A Softball Coach

Posted by JustBats.com on Aug 16, 2016 7:51:42 AM

Whether you're coaching the high school team, managing your daughter's youth team, or you were guilted into coaching the rec team by your buddy, there are some easy tips to follow to be a successful softball coach. These tips are purposefully easy to implement, because it shouldn't matter if you're a first-time skipper or you have coached softball your whole life.

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Topics: Softball Bats, Training

The Legend of Tom Emanski

Posted by JustBats.com on Aug 2, 2016 8:31:45 AM

"He taught the youth of America to play baseball."

 

You've seen the grainy video of a kid throwing a ball from center field into a garbage can. You might recall Fred McGriff's iconic athlete endorsement. And, if you watched ESPN in the late hours from 1997 to 2006, you have probably heard the name.

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Topics: Training, Guest Posts, Profiles, Q&A

Motus Baseball Throwing and Batting Analysis Sensor System

Posted by JustBats.com on May 26, 2016 8:45:58 AM

How do I monitor my pitching workload? Is there a way to measure the stress I'm putting on my UCL? I want to analyze my batting swing. Or, I want throwing analysis. I just want to prevent serious injury and improve my throwing or swing mechanics!!

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Topics: Training