In this 39-minute episode, you'll learn:
- why Josh wants to challenge the baseball coaching instruction status quo
- five incorrect coaching cues Josh learned when he was younger
- how Josh realized that what he had learned was incorrect
- three things Josh believes that most people think are crazy
- why Josh believes bunting should never be done
- the value of practice time spent on situational hitting
- the state of hitting instruction today
- what should be the focus of hitting instruction today, whether tee ball or high school
- where teaching mechanics fall in the priority list of hitting instruction
- whether kids should swing up, swing level or swing down
- how coaches can discuss with parents who have a different opinion on bat path
- whether anyone can eventually be a home run hitter
- YBE 018: Helping Kids With The Mental Game with Justin Su'a
- Baseball Between The Numbers book by Baseball Prospectus
- Extra Innings: More Baseball Between The Numbers book by Baseball Prospectus
- The Book: Playing The Percentages In Baseball book by Tom Tango
- Justin Stone's EliteBaseball.tv
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