Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Pitching Demo: How to Grip and Throw the Knuckleball

Former major-league pitcher Paul Byrd shows you how to grip and throw a knuckleball, arguably the toughest pitch to throw in baseball.

Sunday, September 12, 2021

Online Hitting Academy

Online Hitting Academy for players that can't come into The Baseball Barn for face to face hitting lessons - Richard Lovell-Epstein Hitting Online Academy.

A Customized Training Plan, Based on Your Specific Needs, And Managed by Your Very Own Personal Epstein Hitting Master Instructor, Rich Lovell, Will Show You How To Become the Best Hitter You Can Be!

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Looking for more information on baseball and fast pitch hitting? Are you part of a team, or Organization that would like to schedule a mini-camp/clinic or seminar for your players and coaches? and receive pertinent, professional instruction that includes video analysis of your players swing flaw?

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Thursday, September 9, 2021

Marlon Byrd on the Best Ways to Mix up Practice Routines

There are plenty of ways you can break up the monotony that is baseball practice. From throwing in different defensive drills to adding fielding components and varying batting routines, it’s important to keep yourself fresh. Add some spice to your practice schedule with these baseball Pro Tips from Marlon Byrd.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Friday, September 3, 2021

How This Expert Helped MLB Pitchers Become the Best (Nolan Ryan, Randy Johnson) | GQ Sports

Tom House never consider himself to be on the same level as the great baseball pitchers like Randy Johnson, who have "unconscious competence" (the ability to automatically perform their skills without thought). Instead, he had to figure out ways to elevate his game using superior pitching mechanics. Join him as he breaks down how he took legendary pitchers like Nolan Ryan and Randy Johnson to the next level.

Saturday, August 28, 2021

Why Do Baseball Managers Wear Uniforms? | Quick Question (MLB Originals)

They dress like the players, and tons of people aren't really sure why! On this episode of Quick Question (pres. by, we dive into why managers wear uniforms! For years, MLB managers have worn full uniform just like the players on their rosters, making it one of the most unique things about baseball. The genesis is rooted in the days where managers played on the team as well as coached, even though last player manager was in the 1980s!