How To Throw Smoke Using A Breathing Stick!

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How To Throw Smoke Using A Breathing Stick! Before I reveal this engineering marvel which defies everything you’ve ever read, seen or heard about velocity, I’ve need to admit something. I’m a recovering pitching mech-addict. Yep, it’s true. I used to believe: Arm strength increased your velocity. Pitching mechanics were the deciding factor for your ability to throw strikes. The …

Lantz Wheeler Featured Post, Hitting, Youth Coaching Tips 2 Comments

  Yesterday was my little boy’s birthday. Rex turned 7. And we celebrated but where else… on the baseball field. So last week to prepare I started putting together a few very special videos to help celebrate the father/son bond we all share at some level. While at the same time, give you some pointers that I’ve learned over the …

Lantz Wheeler Core Velocity Belt, Featured Post 8 Comments

Do you want to know the safest and most effective way to throw a curveball? Sure you do… Right? Let’s start with a few things you need to know, but probably didn’t. Number one.  When it comes to choosing which is better for you, a curveball, 12/6, or a slider… You don’t have a choice. The Good Lord chooses which …

Why I Teach Movement… Not Mechanics!

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Tell me something please… Why doesn’t every pitching coach Teach Movement, Not Mechanics? Movements are natural, mechanics are not. Movements can be FELT, mechanics cannot. Maybe you just didn’t know? You could make a million throws in a row and none of them, not a single one would show up exactly the same way on the video, or computer screen. …

(Part 1 of 4) Why I Teach Pitching Mechanics by FEEL!

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  The #1 struggle pitchers are facing today, isn’t lack of information… It’s a lack of communication! That’s why I’m constantly preaching… “Until a pitcher can FEEL what you’re asking him to do, he will never truly understand.” Sadly, most of our players don’t have it that easy. Nowadays you could gather 15 pitching coaches and ask them all the …

Core Velocity Belt 3.0 Pitching Drill – Lift Awareness

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Hey guys… Since getting my patent on The Core Velocity Belt, I’m preparing to launch The 3.0 Core Velocity Belt Training System. There’s a reason over 150 NCAA D1 programs trust it every day to develop powerful, safe pitching mechanics. Same goes for the 13 MLB organizations. After watching the video, be sure to share this post with others you …

Palooza 16 – “Mind over Motor!”… Meet Paul Nyman

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It’s hard to believe but Pitch-a-Palooza is almost here again. In celebration of Palooza being less than 3 weeks out, here’s what I’m going to do. Over the next week, I’m going to be releasing sneak previews of what you can expect from Pitch-a-Palooza 2016 – “Mind over Motor”… Let’s start with the man himself, Paul Nyman. Paul’s the guy …