How MLB Players Stack Up To A Tyrannosaurus Rex

NORTH SHORE, PGH – Dovetailing off of last Wednesday’s post, today we will look at how much force is applied, relative to pounds, when a bat makes contact with a baseball. Looking at these numbers from, Dr. Daniel A. Russell, Professor of Acoustics at Penn State, a peak force of…

Albert Pujols’ Swing Could Almost Power The DeLorean

The first “Back To The Future” movie was released on July 3, 1985. At the time, Albert Pujols was five years old. While young Albert may or may not have been enamored by such terms as “flux capacitor” or “1.21 gigawatts”, few could have predicted the amazing amount of success the…

Bat Speed

PITTSBURGH – For today’s post, we will take a look at bat speed, wrapping up our look into the speed component of SwingTracker.

Diamond Kinetics Metrics Blitz

While Apple was busy unveiling the latest iPhone and the new Apple Watch (not iWatch), we were having our own technology blitz this Tuesday by taking a look at the metrics that make up the Speed component of SwingTracker. Below is a social recap of what we laid out on…

Diamond Kinetics Metrics & Components

NORTH SHORE, PGH – Starting this week, and continuing over the rest of September, we will take an in-depth look at the metrics and components that make up SwingTracker. We will start with the four components, beginning with Speed then continuing with Power, Quickness and Control. We will analyze the metrics, help…