The DK Blog

Father’s Day Weekend At The Ripken Baseball Experience

PIGEON FORGE, TENN./MYRTLE BEACH, S.C./ABERDEEN, MD. –  It was a Father’s Day weekend to remember at the Ripken Baseball Experience in Pigeon Forge, Myrtle Beach and Aberdeen. The inaugural Father/Son Swing-Off Challenge at the Diamond Kinetics RipCages brought together sons and dads to see which duo had the best combined Max…

PitchTracker: The Reviews Are In

PITTSBURGH – PitchTracker – the first-of-its-kind, revolutionary smart baseball from Diamond Kinetics – was developed to give coaches and players an affordable, must-have tool to gain a competitive edge and take their game the next level. Moreover, PitchTracker needed to allow coaches and players a pitching tool they could take with…

Diamond Kinetics Partners With Athletx Sports Group As Exclusive Motion Technology Provider For Events & Showcases

PITTSBURGH/LOUISVILLE – Athletx Sports Group, the nation’s fastest growing youth baseball and softball event and media brand, will partner with baseball and softball technology innovator and leader Diamond Kinetics to bring powerful, fun, and intuitive technology experiences to players at Athletx events & showcases in 2018. “At Athletx Sports Group,…

Toronto Blue Jays Integrate Diamond Kinetics Technology Into Organization

PITTSBURGH – As first reported by TSN Sports, the Toronto Blue Jays will be using Diamond Kinetics’ SwingTracker sensors this year during extended spring training and are “considering experimenting” with Diamond Kinetics’ smart baseball, PitchTracker, as well. According to Joe Sclafani, the Blue Jays’ coordinator of player development, about 30…

Year One of Smart Bat from Marucci Sports & Diamond Kinetics

PITTSBURGH – Exactly one year ago today – on April 3, 2017 – Marucci Sports and Diamond Kinetics introduced the Smart Bat Custom Cut – a revolutionary, new bat design that embedded the Diamond Kinetics’ SwingTracker® sensor inside the knob of handcrafted maple bats from Marucci. Over the course of the year,…

In-Game Bat Sensor & Smart Bat Use Coming To Minor Leagues in 2018

PITTSBURGH – Major League Baseball has approved the in-game use of bat sensors and sensor-embedded smart bats throughout its minor leagues for the 2018 season, as first reported yesterday by SportTechie. The rule change comes on the heels of swift technological changes and adoption at both the minor league, NCAA…

Diamond Kinetics Releases Revolutionary Smart Baseball: PitchTracker™

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics today announced the release of PitchTracker™, a first-of-its-kind, revolutionary smart baseball that will change the way players and coaches train, analyze and understand the pitching motion. As a regulation spec, full-grain leather baseball PitchTracker mimics the exact look and feel of a normal baseball, giving it…

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 5,178 combined wins, 215 NFCA All-Americans, 61 WCWS Appearances, 48 Conference Championships and 16 National Championships (including the last six) under their current head coaches, Oklahoma, Arizona, Washington, Florida, Oregon and Alabama have established themselves as the premier college softball programs in the game today. Hard work,…