Monday, May 10, 2021

Weight Shift vs Hip Turn - The Basics To Improve Body Movement - Baseball Barn


Coach Rich goes over the the importance of weight shift vs hip turn. Two different movements that should be treated as such.

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Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Saturday, April 24, 2021

The Science Of Hitting A Major League Fastball


Hitters only have 125 milliseconds to gauge the average Major League fastball – less than the blink of an eye. Which begs the question: how is it humanly possible?

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Sunday, April 18, 2021

Why Are The Pros Better! - Coach Rich Explains Path To Success


Coach Rich explains why the pros are better. Practice and determination goes a long way regardless of your current level. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Monday, April 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!

Click HERE for more information

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?

Richard Lovell and The Baseball Barn are Epstein Hitting certified with Rich being 1 of only 8 Master Certified Instructors go 700+ instructors in the Epstein Hitting System.

Rich is available for individual, small group and team instruction to include clinics and seminars. Does your player, or team need expert evaluation to improve their swing?

Schedule an evaluation, or clinic/seminar with Rich and begin your swing transformation before the next season. Schedule your evaluation through our online scheduling system at The Baseball Barn, contact Rich directly at rjl41061@gmail.com, or if you are out of the area, through Rich's Online Hitting Academy (http:bit.ly/BaseballBa

Friday, April 9, 2021

Feel vs Real | How To Effectively Modify A Player's Swing | The Baseball Barn


Coach Rich Lovell uses an exaggeration technique to get player's to effective improve their swing. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Thursday, April 8, 2021

How Baseballs Are Made


There has to be an extreme attention to detail when making baseballs for the MLB.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Charlie Morton: Pitch Grips


Atlanta Braves starter Charlie Morton breaks down the pitch grips of his five-pitch arsenal.

Sunday, March 28, 2021

What Causes Casting Of The Bat? - Coach Rich - The Baseball Barn


Coach Rich talks about the items that cause casting of the bat. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Friday, March 26, 2021

Why is Spring Training a Thing? (And why are Will Ferrell & Russell Wilson there?) | Quick Question


At the end of every winter, MLB players and coaches reunite in Arizona and Florida to commence Spring Training. Why does it last more than a month, and does it really help players that much? We dive into the history of Spring Training, digging into its origins when baseball players needed Spring Training in the early days of professional baseball. As the years have gone on, there have been wacky elements added (Will Ferrell playing in a game? Russell Wilson getting at-bats?), but the reasons it is helpful (getting timing down, team bonding) remain intact.

Friday, March 19, 2021

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Response To Viewer - Knob To Ball Sequence Explained - Coach Rich Lovell


Coach Rich responds to a viewer comment about how the hips lead the hands, and not the other way in the hands leading the hips. This is in response to and older video "Knob To Ball".

See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Sunday, March 7, 2021

The Top 10 Players in MLB (Mike Trout, Mookie Betts, Fernando Tatis Jr., etc.)


10 best players in MLB! As you might imagine, guys like Mike Trout and Mookie Betts are featured! See where the best of the best ended up in the countdown!

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Monday, March 1, 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!

Click HERE for more information

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?

Richard Lovell and The Baseball Barn are Epstein Hitting certified with Rich being 1 of only 8 Master Certified Instructors go 700+ instructors in the Epstein Hitting System.

Rich is available for individual, small group and team instruction to include clinics and seminars. Does your player, or team need expert evaluation to improve their swing?

Schedule an evaluation, or clinic/seminar with Rich and begin your swing transformation before the next season. Schedule your evaluation through our online scheduling system at The Baseball Barn, contact Rich directly at rjl41061@gmail.com, or if you are out of the area, through Rich's Online Hitting Academy (http:bit.ly/BaseballBa

Friday, February 26, 2021

Does Head Movement During Stride Affect Eyeline, Tracking the Ball and Swing Path? - Viewer Response


Coach Rich responds to a subscriber TSJWahoo about your eye line, tracking the ball and swing path. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Saturday, February 20, 2021

The Best Nicknames in MLB! (El Mago, Polar Bear Pete, and more!)


Check out the best nicknames in all of MLB, the 25 best nicknames in the game right now! Which one is your favorite?

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

How To Maximize Power With Backside Leg Using Ground Force | Coach Rich Lovell


Coach Rich shows how to use the backside of your swing to maximize ground force for more power in your swing. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Sunday, February 14, 2021

Why Do All MLB Ballparks Have Different Dimensions? | Quick Question (MLB Originals)


From Dodger Stadium to Fenway Park, every MLB ballpark is a little bit different. On our first episode of Quick Question, we dive into why ballpark dimensions are different across the league, dating back to the days of the Brooklyn Dodgers’ Ebbets Field and the New York Giants’ Polo Grounds. We also look into the renaissance of quirky ballpark dimensions, started by the Orioles’ Camden Yards.

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Work Ethic with Bryce Harper - Baseball Pro Tips


To achieve success on the field, you need to put in the work. A strong work ethic can be a great quality for an athlete. Hard work and dedication can be the perfect boost to get you to the next level. Baseball pro Bryce Harper knows what it takes to reach the highest caliber of competition. Learn how the all-star outfielder stays passionate on and off the field with these motivating Pro Tips.

Monday, February 8, 2021

Funny Baseball Moments of 2020 (Statcast style!) 🤣


Check out some of the funniest moments of the 2020 season, analyzed by Statcast and presented by @Google Cloud​! 🤣

Saturday, February 6, 2021

Have A Mental Plan For Successful Hitting | Coach Rich | Baseball Barn


Coach Rich goes over the importance of having a mental plan before you get up to hit. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Thursday, January 28, 2021

All Topps No. 1 Cards, from 1951 to 2021! (Fernando Tatis is 2021's!)


In honor of Fernando Tatis Jr. getting Card No. 1 for 2021, check out all the Topps​ Series One No.1 Cards ever, from 1951 until now!

Sunday, January 24, 2021

Should A Hitter Build A Stride Into Their Swing? - Coach Rich Lovell - The Baseball Barn


Coach Rich explains if a stride should be integrated into a swing for more power. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Top 10 Catchers in MLB | 2021 Top Players


Who are the best guys behind the plate? Where did coveted free agent J.T. Realmuto end up, along with White Sox catcher Yasmani Grandal and Cubs catcher Willson Contreras? Here are the top catchers in the game according to MLB Network's Right Now countdown!

Sunday, January 17, 2021

The Physics of Baseball - Flight of the Ball


A lot of forces are at play on the humble baseball -- not just the pitcher's arm or the hitter's bat.

Thursday, January 14, 2021

How To Hit A Curve Ball - Coach Rich Lovell - Baseball Barn


Coach Rich talks about the alluring secret to hitting a curve ball. See more at http://www.vvbaseballbarn.com

Click Here for Online Hitting Lessons, Video Analysis, Hitting Camps and lessons before 4p.m. through my Epstein Online Academy Page: https://www.spladap.com/epstein-hitting/vvbaseballbarn-trainer.html

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The Most Clutch Home Runs of the 2020 Season! (Cody Bellinger, Pete Alonso and more!)


Every baseball player dreams of it: coming up to the plate in a critical situation and launching a huge home run! Watch all the guys who did it in close games to give their team the lead or win the game!

Monday, January 4, 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!

Click HERE for more information

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?

Richard Lovell and The Baseball Barn are Epstein Hitting certified with Rich being 1 of only 8 Master Certified Instructors go 700+ instructors in the Epstein Hitting System.

Rich is available for individual, small group and team instruction to include clinics and seminars. Does your player, or team need expert evaluation to improve their swing?

Schedule an evaluation, or clinic/seminar with Rich and begin your swing transformation before the next season. Schedule your evaluation through our online scheduling system at The Baseball Barn, contact Rich directly at rjl41061@gmail.com, or if you are out of the area, through Rich's Online Hitting Academy (http:bit.ly/BaseballBa

Sunday, January 3, 2021

Marlon Byrd on the Importance of Preseason Training


Baseball is a physically demanding sport. You need to be in shape if you want to find success from start to finish. It’s important to have an established preseason training regimen to help you hit the ground running. Get yourself ready for the diamond with these baseball Pro Tips from Marlon Byrd.

Saturday, January 2, 2021

The Luckiest Hits of 2020! (Hey, a hit is a hit!) | MLB Highlights


These guys got hits in the scorebook even though they may have been a little lucky! Watch all the times batters got a little lucky with some hits in 2020.