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Cincinnati Baseball Club Partners With Diamond Kinetics

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics is proud to welcome Cincinnati’s premier baseball organization – the Cincinnati Baseball Club – as its newest partner program. Since the inception of the organization in 2011, the Cincinnati Baseball Club has sent 53 players to the D-I level, 21 to the D-II level, 22 to the…

Diamond Kinetics Premier Softball Partners

PITTSBURGH – With 4,191 combined wins, 162 NFCA All-Americans, 50 WCWS Appearances, 38 Conference Championships and 15 National Championships (including the last five), Oklahoma, Arizona, Washington, Florida and Oregon have established themselves as the premier college softball programs in the game today. Hard work, grit, determination and resilience have taken…

SwingTracker Metric Analysis: Applied Power

PITTSBURGH – Our ‘SwingTracker Metric Analysis’ Series featuring Diamond Kinetics co-founder and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Buddy Clark and former University of Cincinnati and Lincoln Memorial University catcher Russell Clark continues with a look at Applied Power. Throughout this series we will tell you…

SwingTracker Metric Analysis: Trigger To Impact

PITTSBURGH – Our ‘SwingTracker Metric Analysis’ Series featuring Diamond Kinetics co-founder and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Buddy Clark and former University of Cincinnati and Lincoln Memorial University catcher Russell Clark continues with a look at Trigger To Impact time. Throughout this series we will…

DK Expert from Diamond Kinetics

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics is proud to introduce the DK Expert app as the latest cutting-edge addition to its ever-growing DK ‘family of apps’. DK Expert is a training content-driven app that works in conjunction with the existing SwingTracker app and sensor. The goal of the app is to provide…

SwingTracker Metric Analysis: Impact Momentum

PITTSBURGH – Our ‘SwingTracker Metric Analysis’ Series featuring Diamond Kinetics co-founder and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Buddy Clark and former University of Cincinnati and Lincoln Memorial University catcher Russell Clark continues with a look at Impact Momentum. Throughout this series we will tell you what…

SwingTracker Metric Analysis: Hand Cast Distance

PITTSBURGH – Our ‘SwingTracker Metric Analysis’ Series featuring Diamond Kinetics co-founder and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Buddy Clark and former University of Cincinnati and Lincoln Memorial University catcher Russell Clark continues with a look at Hand Cast Distance. Throughout this series we will tell you…

SwingTracker Metric Analysis: Approach Angle

PITTSBURGH – Our ‘SwingTracker Metric Analysis’ Series featuring Diamond Kinetics co-founder and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Buddy Clark and former University of Cincinnati and Lincoln Memorial University catcher Russell Clark begins with Approach Angle. Throughout this series we will tell you what each metric…

Perfect Game All-American Classic: Social Recap

SAN DIEGO (1 min read) – A look back at the Perfect Game All-American Classic weekend through the lens of social and digital media. Via Perfect Game: “West Powers Way to PGAAC Win” Via Baseball America: “Gorman Powers West To PG All-American Win” Via The San Diego Union-Tribune: “Perfect Game Participants…

Now Available: The New ‘Feature Pitcher’ from Axon Sports

PITTSBURGH (2 min read)  – We would like to introduce the newest and latest ‘Feature Pitcher’ from Axon Sports for the month of August; former MLB starter Donnie Veal. Donnie spent a combined 11 years in the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves organizations, recording 805 strikeouts in 792…