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Softball Pitching Video: Yukiko Ueno Great Elbow Snap

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

It’s no wonder Yukiko Ueno of Japan throws so hard. Check out this video clip which shows her awesome elbow snap/whip! What is your arm/elbow positioning and movement as it approaches release? If it’s not similar to this, you’re probably losing quite a bit of speed and power. A locked out elbow through the pitching […]

Softball Pitching Tip: How to Grip a Rise Ball

Monday, August 30th, 2010

There is more than one way to grip your rise ball. However, here is a video clip that will show you how Bill Hillhouse does it. Why listen to him? Well… because he actually throws the pitch in competition against real batters (not just teach it) because he not only is a pitcher, but is […]

Jennie Finch on Sport Science: Baseball vs Softball

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

This is a cool baseball vs softball video from the show Sport Science featuring Jennie Finch. In this episode they are testing what is harder to hit: a baseball or a softball. Wanna see a baseball guy whiff at softball pitches? Watch this video! What did you think? Leave a comment and share your thoughts!