Day 2 Bat Load hitting Drill

Here is the second drill for coaches to try to help players find a comfortable way for them to load the bat when preparing to swing. Each player is different so a trial and error process is often necessary to arrive at the best one for each hitter. With youth batters, it is often best to start their bat as close to launch position as possible and use their lower half to prepare the swing. As the pitcher starts their delivery towards the catcher, players begin their preparation.

Jack Perconte has dedicated his post-major league baseball career to helping youth. He has taught baseball and softball for the past 27 years. His playing, coaching and parenting stories create better experiences for athletes and parents. Jack has written over a thousand articles on coaching baseball and youth sports. Jack is the author of “The Making of a Hitter” now $5 and “Raising an Athlete.” His third book “Creating a Season to Remember” is available for preorder. Jack is a featured writer for Baseball the Magazine. You can also find Jack Perconte on YouTube with over 80 fun and innovative baseball instructional videos. 

Bat Load Drill

Bat Load Drill

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