Swing Analytics Blog
Baseball and Fastpitch Softball
Discover how to use metrics to guide hitter’s training and as a progress report for your player.
Quality At-Bats (QAB) Improve Batting Performance
Using Quality At-Bats to measure youth hitting performance increases fun and confidence. Four essential skills raise QAB%. Drills included!
Time to Contact Measures Quickness
When the hitter measures and tracks time to contact the concept for how to improve quickness is instilled, directing future practice efforts.
Launch Angle in Your Cage
Launch angle tells us about the tendencies of a hitter. Learn how to easily measure launch angle using your batting cage and markers.
Attack Angle (Swing Plane) for Hitters
Measure attack angle (swing plane) as a part of a hitter’s assessment. How to use modern technology to accurately measure attack angle.
Exit Velocity: Measurement and Speed by Age
Modern technology enables ball exit speed (EV- exit velocity) to be measured. When and how to measure exit velocity and EV speeds by age.
Bat Speed: Measurement and Speed by Age
Modern technology enables the speed of the swing to be measured. When and how to measure bat speed (early and overall) and bat speeds by age.
Measure Approach Distance
There is a wide variation between hitters in the degree of forward movement (approach distance toward the pitcher) during the approach phase.
How to Evaluate Hitters – Improvement and Goals
Evaluate hitters improvement and set customized goals to accelerate progress. Follow the outline of our process for efficient assessment.