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How to play the right way – Techniques for Baseball players


Hands : Hands are placed above the area of strike in order to have a clear view of each release. This helps the batter to hit the ball in one direction. For you to make a good swing your elbows should touch the ribs thus bringing the strength of his back leg to the front and hitting the ball freely extending his arms.

common error : Separate the hands each

Hips : the hips should not move very early until you clearly see the launch, his “swing” will automatically notify them when to start the movement.

common error : Forward movement of the hips

Shoulders : the shoulder of the front will be the driver to hit the ball. If the launch is broken (curve, slider, sinker, etc.) then you must put the shoulder above the ball.

common error . Bad timing shoulders and below the broken pitches

Head and Eye : Never lose the ball string and gaze you should always be placed on the pitch. His chin will be aligned with your left shoulder looking with both eyes pitcher since making his throwing motion until you release the ball so try to decipher the pitch, then follow with the eye the path of the ball and look at the seams to predict the movement will have it.

common error . take away the view of the ball following these tips and putting them into practice can be safely a good hitter but keep in mind that certain virtues are also needed natural such as reflexes, speed, good eyesight and strength.

In addition we leave these tips:

  • Choose a good bat;
  • Keep your head down and tucked back when the launch comes;
  • Their attention should be exclusively on the ball;
  • Let swing only the pitches in zone strike;
  • have patience;
  • learn to bat for all directions of the park;
  • look at the pitcher with two eyes around his nose;
  • be aggressive batting in the drawer;
  • Keep your arms relaxed;
  • stick to the releases;
  • with two strikes in the count seeks contact and no power.