Brock HammitJan 128 minHitter Reports- Built for CoachesI made this report in R Markdown, but decided to break it down piece by piece to provide some general notes and commentary about the...

Brock HammitNov 9, 20202 minBlog-Individualized Movement & Mobility Programming OnBaseU The OnBaseU hitting screen is made up of twelve different movement quality tests. After screening an athlete, coaches then have a...

Brock HammitOct 14, 20202 minImprove Your Environmental Design for Less Than $10One of the easiest and most impactful additions a coach can do to the cage is to mark the foul lines.

Brock HammitSep 11, 20201 minLaunch Angle Standard Deviation as a Performance IndicatorHere's a quick project I took on this afternoon. I wanted to look at the correlation between the standard deviation of a hitter's Launch...

Brock HammitSep 7, 20201 minBlast Metric CorrelationsHereâ€™s an example of a correlation analysis I ran of all of Blast motions sensors metrics using Brady Volmering's readings. It's a small...

Brock HammitSep 7, 20202 minPlayer Development Implications of Hitter StreakinessYesterday I got into an interesting discussion after Bobby Tewksbury proposed the topic of measuring a hitter's "streakiness". Daniel...

Brock HammitSep 10, 20190 minAnalyzing Blast Motion Metrics-Excel TutorialA quick tutorial to help coaches visualize Blast Motion performance trends using Excel.

Brock HammitAug 28, 20192 minOptimizing A Hitter's Training EconomyLast night I mentioned that players need to spend their training economy wisely, and one of my big principles for hitters over the last...

Brock HammitMay 3, 20194 minPlate Discipline Clustering- Part 3In part 2 of this series I analyzed the first three clusters of hitters based on 5 different plate discipline metrics; O.Swing, Z.Swing,...

Brock HammitMay 1, 20193 minPlate Discipline Clustering- Part 2Without further ado, let's get to the fun part of analyzing the data clusters. In this post I will analyze the first three clusters. But...

Brock HammitApr 30, 20192 minPlate Discipline Clustering- Part 1I recently decided to run a cluster analysis of plate discipline metrics(from FanGraphs) for all qualified batters in 2018. The idea...

Brock HammitApr 24, 20192 minSplit Grip- Blast Data*Disclaimer- This data set is very small and only from one player. The findings right now are only speculative until a larger sample can...