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Whether you want to add power to your swing, speed on the basepaths or explosiveness in the outfield, you'll need to start with lower body and core workouts designed specifically for baseball players. After checking out the baseball workouts on STACK.com, browse through the articles and videos below for drills, advice and motivation from some of the nation's top coaches, college baseball programs and elite athletes like Joey Votto, Justin Verlander and Adrian Gonzalez. Start your off-season baseball training with the workouts and drills in our baseball training videos.

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Why Every Baseball Player, Regardless of Age, Should Care About Their Launch Angle and Exit Velocity

Launch angle. It's a term that was barely uttered five years ago, yet it's quickly become one every modern baseball player needs to know. Launch...

Once a Lanky Teen, Cody Bellinger Offers Crucial Advice to Undersized Youth Athletes

With Cody Bellinger set to unleash a barrage of monstrous home runs throughout the 2018 MLB season, now might be a good time to remind you he was once...

9 Components of a Fantastic Arm Care Program for Pitchers

A pitcher has to take care of their arm. If you clicked on this article, you likely know that much. My goal with this piece is to make you re-evalu...

Add 50 Pounds to Your Back Squat in 8 Weeks With the Barbell Hip Thrust

When looking at success and failure in sports, many athletes find their downfall comes from a lack of strength. Researchers and coaches often evaluate...

Steph Curry Says Playing Multiple Sports Gave Him Confidence to Be an MVP

You can count Stephen Curry among the number of pro athletes who firmly believe in the virtues of children playing multiple sports. The two-time NB...

This Drill From Giancarlo Stanton Might Be The Most Brutal Lower-Body Exercise We've Ever Seen

Giancarlo Stanton is a terrifying athlete. The 6-foot-6, 249-pound New York Yankees outfielder launched 59 home runs and totaled 132 RBIs in 2017 e...

7 Exercises to Increase Rotational Power

When training for power, or the ability to produce force quickly, it's important to consider the direction in which you train as it relates to your sp...

Angels' Shohei Ohtani Can Throw 102 MPH and Crush 500-foot Home Runs

Any time a Japanese superstar comes to the MLB, it's accompanied by deafening hype. There was Ichiro, the wiry slap-hitting spark plug who debuted ...

Improve Pitching Performance and Health With These Suspension Trainer Exercises

Watching a pitch in slow motion gives us a deeper insight into the power and violence that goes into one of the highest velocity movements in spots....

2017 STACK Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is upon us. That means it's time to gear up with the latest and greatest products that will improve your workouts, help you tak...

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