The DK Blog

How Much Force Is Applied When Bat Meets Ball

PITTSBURGH – Baseball can be looked at in one of two ways, a simple game or a complex game. In the simplified version you run, you throw, you hit and you catch. In the process, you get a little dirt or grass on your uniform, chew some bubblegum and sunflower seeds…

Q&A With SwingTracker Giveaway Winner Michael Valencia

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics is proud to announce the winner of the “SportTechie SwingTracker Giveaway”, Michael Valencia of the Dominican Republic. Michael currently serves as a coach and instructor in the Dominican Republic for two youth baseball teams, consisting of 30 players each, ages 8-12 and 13 & above. He also…

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review SwingTracker Profile & Video

PITTSBURGH – Travis Sawchik, the acclaimed Pirates’ beat writer for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (whose upcoming book “Big Data Baseball” will be released in May), profiled Diamond Kinetics in a piece focusing on the sensor-driven technology that SwingTracker has to offer everyone from youth to professional baseball.

Dr. Alan Nathan Joins Diamond Kinetics as Technical Advisor

PITTSBURGH – Dr. Alan Nathan, Ph.D., one of the most well-respected and highly sought after minds in all of baseball, will join Pittsburgh start-up Diamond Kinetics in an advisory role. Dr. Nathan, who has been teaching physics at the University level for over 35 years, will serve as a Technical…

CES 2015 Social Recap

LAS VEGAS – A whirlwind first day at #CES2015 began on Tuesday with the announcement that Diamond Kinetics is a finalist for the 2015 Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards, and ended with a plethora of media, press and TV appearances to sort through. While we have been trying our best not to…

ABCA Social Recap

ORLANDO, Fla. – After welcoming in the New Year, Diamond Kinetics headed South from Pittsburgh to Orlando, Fla. for the 2015 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention (ABCA). The three-day affair is highlighted below with a look at the DK social recap of another outstanding ABCA event. Without a moment to…