The Physics Behind The Results

PITTSBURGH – (5 min. read) As part of their presentation “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate” from the 2017 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention, Diamond Kinetics co-founder and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Buddy Clark, in conjunction with Master Hitting Instructor Dan Koosed…

How To Determine Launch Angles in the Batting Cage

 PITTSBURGH – (3 min read) As part of Dr. Buddy Clark and Dan Koosed’s presentation at the 2017 ABCA Convention “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate”, Mr. Koosed – Master Hitting Instructor at Pro Swing Rx in Anaheim, Calif. – touched on a topic at the crux of today’s…

Diamond Kinetics Takes Part In Play Ball Event at PNC Park

  PITTSBURGH – On Saturday, June 11, the Pittsburgh Pirates hosted their official 2016 Play Ball event for youth players, ages 5-12 at PNC Park. As part of the day’s interactive baseball activities, Diamond Kinetics was on hand to teach the participants about the science of baseball while also letting…

Dr. Clark Says: “The Engine In Hitting”

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics co-founder and University of Pittsburgh Mechanical Engineering Professor, Dr. Buddy Clark discusses the ‘engine’ in hitting and why car acceleration and bat acceleration are analogous.

Dr. Clark Says: “Impact Momentum”

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics co-founder and University of Pittsburgh Mechanical Engineering Professor, Dr. Buddy Clark discusses the SwingTracker metric “Impact Momentum” and how it is the true way to measure power.

Dr. Clark Says: The Importance of Acceleration

PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics co-founder and University of Pittsburgh Mechanical Engineering Professor, Dr. Buddy Clark discusses the SwingTracker metric, “Max Acceleration” and the importance of acceleration in the baseball swing.