The DK Blog

Bridging The Gap From Academia To The Baseball Diamond With Axon Sports

PITTSBURGH (2 min read) – Research demonstrates the importance of perceptual-cognitive skills, such as pattern matching, anticipation, and decision making in sports. Although there is a growing body of research demonstrating the trainability of perceptual-cognitive skills in sport and their transfer to the field, few researchers have attempted to translate this research…

Diamond Kinetics & Axon Sports Create Ultimate Training Platform

PITTSBURGH, SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (4 min read) – In a move that will reinvent the way in which baseball and softball players train, practice, and understand the game, Diamond Kinetics and Axon Sports today announced the integration of each company’s mobile applications into a seamless, all-encompassing ‘family of apps’ to create…

Perfect Game Partners With Diamond Kinetics

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa/PITTSBURGH, May 19, 2017 (2 min read) – With an unwavering commitment toward providing amateur baseball players with the very best, most cutting-edge evaluation methods available today, Perfect Game will partner with baseball technology innovator and leader Diamond Kinetics to bring sensor-based motion data and analytics to players,…

Diamond Kinetics & Marucci Unveil New Smart Bat

BATON ROUGE, La./PITTSBURGH – (2 min read) In a collaborative effort spearheaded by the ever-increasing demand for data and ‘smart’ technology within the game of baseball, Marucci Sports and Diamond Kinetics today introduced the Smart Bat Custom Cut – a revolutionary, new bat design that places Diamond Kinetics’ SwingTracker® sensor…

Diamond Kinetics Adds St. Mary’s As Collegiate Partner

PITTSBURGH (1 min read) – Diamond Kinetics is very pleased to announce the addition of the St. Mary’s Gaels as its newest collegiate partner program. Led by 2016 West Coast Conference Coach of the Year Eric Valenzuela, Saint Mary’s won its first-ever West Coast Conference regular season title and WCC Tournament championship…

How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate

PITTSBURGH – (2 min read) Full video of Dr. Buddy Clark and Master Hitting Instructor Dan Koosed’s presentation “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate” at the 2017 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention. During the presentation, Dr. Clark – the founder of Diamond Kinetics – and Mr. Koosed…

Diamond Kinetics Welcomes Firecrackers Softball As Official Partners

PITTSBURGH – (5 min read) With a mission to provide a level of training to its players that ensures the highest level of social and athletic development and growth, the Firecrackers Softball Inc. is one of the preeminent fastpitch softball organizations in the country and the newest partner program of Diamond…

Taking The Handcuffs Off

PITTSBURGH – (1 min read) In Part 8 (and the final installment) of “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate” at the 2017 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention in Anaheim, Calif., Master Hitting Instructor Dan Koosed of Pro Swing Rx explains how to use bat sensors such as…

Launch Angle & Exit Velocity: Before And After

PITTSBURGH – (1 min read) In Part 5 of “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate” at the 2017 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention, Pro Swing Rx Master Hitting Instructor Dan Koosed continues his look at different case studies showing the before & after effects of teaching a…