The DK Blog

Step Up To The Plate! DK Games Are Here

PITTSBURGH – As we transition to the summer months, Diamond Kinetics is proud to introduce DK Games as part of the SwingTracker App Experience. With “5 New Ways to Play”, DK Games gives players a new but challenging way to get better, have fun and ultimately play more baseball. The games…

Keep Hitting, Keep Throwing, Keep Playing with Diamond Kinetics

PITTSBURGH – Over the past few weeks, amid the current COVID-19 crisis, we’ve learned the passion, enthusiasm and overall spirit for baseball and softball is as strong as ever. Because of this, we want to extend our offer of a FREE 6-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION until May 15th. Thank you to everyone who continues to…

Easton & Diamond Kinetics Team Up For The Good Of The Game

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif./PITTSBURGH – Easton Sports, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of baseball and softball equipment, has teamed up with baseball and softball technology leaders Diamond Kinetics to help players, parents, teams and coaches to continue playing from home during these unprecedented times. As part of an ongoing effort…

From The CEO: Diamond Kinetics’ Response & Action To COVID-19

PITTSBURGH – As our nation undergoes a radical change in how we live our everyday lives, Diamond Kinetics is here to help and support the baseball and softball communities during this difficult time. With baseball and softball seasons cancelled or suspended, from the professional level to collegiate, high school and…

Maximizing Your 4-Seam Fastball With Colin McKee

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics Pitching Development Advisor, and current professional pitcher, Colin McKee discusses the elements that go into throwing his four-seam fastball, including spin efficiency, spin direction, grip, arm slot and the kinetic chain. ♦♦♦♦♦                            …

Metrics With Monte: Max Acceleration (VIDEO)

CLEMSON, S.C. – Clemson Baseball Head Coach Monte Lee gives insight into how weight training & drill work can help improve a player’s Max Acceleration. Coach Lee also tells us how weighted bat training factors into evaluating Max Acceleration for his Tiger program. “With Max Acceleration I like to look…

Metrics With Monte: Attack Angle (VIDEO)

CLEMSON, S.C. – Clemson Baseball Head Coach Monte Lee explains why he values the SwingTracker Metric Attack Angle. Plus, Coach Lee tells us the numbers he likes to see when measuring this metric, and why those numbers are valuable. “The average pitch is coming at a -6° angle. So if…