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Fan Throws 96 MPH at Radar Gun Booth, Gets MLB Contract

Most visits to the radar gun booth end with a hurt ego. After spending a few innings watching big leaguers effortlessly hurl 90-plus mph, we someho...

Twins' Triple Play Against Yankees Is Baseball Perfection

Here's one you won't see every day. The American League Central-leading Minnesota Twins turned the second triple play of the MLB season Monday nigh...

Meet Ramón Laureano, the Man With the Strongest Arm in Baseball

If you don't yet know the name Ramón Laureano, it's about time you learn. The Oakland Athletics outfielder is considered by many to sport the best...

Want to Improve Your Lead Leg Block? Do This in the Gym

The lead leg block is an important key to throwing velocity for baseball pitchers. As the front foot strikes the ground, the linear momentum of the lo...

Young Fan's Injury From Foul Ball Prompts MLB Parks to Extend Safety Netting

Last month a foul ball during a Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros game in Houston struck a 2-year-old girl in the head.  The family's attorney is claim...

4 Questions Modern Sports Parents Must Ask Themselves

Why do your kids play sports? It's a simple question, but one shockingly few sports parents actually consider. We live in a time where more youth a...

15 Baseball Exercises MLB Players Actually Do

There's a power shift underway in Major League Baseball. Players are becoming faster, stronger and, yes, more powerful through training techniques tha...

Why Most Young Pitchers Get Worse During Their Season—And What They Can Do To Stop It

We're approaching the climax of high school baseball season, and still have the full summer ball circuit ahead of us. Year after year, you see pitc...

Why Traditional Grip Training Can Sabotage Baseball Player's Elbows

Old-school thinking tells us that baseball players need big forearms and a strong grip to swing faster and throw harder. However, the rapid increase i...

What Every Athlete Can Learn From Chris Davis and His Historic 0-For-54 Slump

Chris Davis' record-breaking slump is finally history. After going hitless in his final 21 at-bats of 2018, the Baltimore Orioles first baseman starte...

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