The Lab Notes

Young players - strive to make consistent plays for your HS team and develop into a young man who can be counted on by his coaches and teammates. The draft will take care of itself. Hitters: shoot for quality at-bats, hard consistent contact, and hammer the...

As scouts, we look for separators. What does this ballplayer do that separates him from the pack: bat speed, pop, power breaking ball, foot speed, arm speed, hand eye coordination, arm strength, brute strength, elite instincts...

Parents, if your son is interested in baseball, save up and get him private instruction (if your budget allows). Three lessons can change an entire perspective! Once your body becomes used to doing it properly, you won’t revert. It’s actually pretty easy to lay the...

Hitters - let’s focus on our hand, wrist, and forearm strength. There should not be a situation where you feel comfortable giving a coach or a scout a soft handshake. It doesn’t go over very well. 😐 Introduce yourself with a confident handshake and make a...