Which MLB Batters Have Faced The Most Gas

PITTSBURGH – On May 23, Pedro Alvarez hit a 429-foot home run off Matt Harvey in the 2nd inning of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 8-2 win over the New York Mets. Alvarez, who earlier in the week versus the Minnesota Twins hit a home run into a boat docked alongside the…

Pedro Alvarez Hits Home Run Into Boat on Allegheny River

PITTSBURGH – Last night, just a few hundred yards away from the Diamond Kinetics’ offices, Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Pedro Alvarez hit a 450-foot home run that landed in a boat docked up against the North Shore riverwalk on the Allegheny River. Technically, the blast by Alvarez was not a ‘splash…

How To Apply ‘Applied Power’ To Your Training

PITTSBURGH – Understanding the concept of playing baseball is fairly simple. You throw, you hit, you run and you catch. But understanding the language of baseball is far more complicated. During a nine-inning game, more than 1,000 silent instructions are given-from catcher to pitcher, coach to batter, fielder to fielder and umpire…

The Science Behind Michael Morse’s Game-Winning RBI

Congratulations are in order to the San Francisco Bumgarners for winning their third World Series in the past five years, with a dramatic Game 7 victory over the Kansas City Royals last night. The Bumgar…..oh, wait I’m sorry – the Giants, yes the Giants (even though no one would argue…