Straight Front Arm During Rotation
The most successful hitters maintain their barrel in the strike zone for the longest duration possible. The TekMatic “Back Elbow to Back Hip” approach creates a compact and powerful stroke. Although a short swing is ideal, the player must maintain their bat in the contact area for as long as possible. A sweeping motion that covers the entire plate leading to contact, gives the hitter a greater chance of making a solid connection with the ball. The player can keep their barrel in the most productive location by maintaining a “Straight Front Arm During Rotation.”
- Connect”Back Elbow to Back Hip”
- Progressively Rotate Hips
- Maintain a “Straight Front Arm During Rotation.”
The front arm may not be perfectly straight leading to contact, but the closer the front arm resembles a line, the more the barrel will be in the strike zone.