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…

Columbia Prodigy Partners With Diamond Kinetics

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics is very pleased to welcome Columbia Prodigy to its ever-expanding group of partner programs. Established in 2016 from the Kansas City Prodigy Academy, Columbia Prodigy is an up-and-coming program designed for player development. Beginning as young as 9U, Columbia Prodigy focuses on mechanics, fundamentals, and the…

Diamond Kinetics Partners With Baseball Academics Midwest

PITTSBURGH (3 min read) – Diamond Kinetics is pleased to welcome Indianapolis-based facility and travel team, Baseball Academics Midwest (BAM) aboard as an official partner program. As one of East Central Indiana’s premier organizations, BAM will add SwingTracker – the most comprehensive swing analysis system for baseball players on the market today,…

Bridging The Gap From Academia To The Baseball Diamond

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…

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…

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…

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…