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What is the Strike Zone

Published: June 2, 2021

In its simplest of terms, the strike zone is an invisible box that extends from the bottom of the batter's knees to the top of their shoulders. The exact location of the strike zone varies slightly from pitcher to pitcher and umpire to umpire, but the corners are always set at 17 inches from each batter's plate. All pitches thrown inside that location are considered "strikes".

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How to Hit Farther in Baseball

Updated: September 1, 2021

Remember the day you hit your first home run in baseball? It was the day you realized you could do anything! The big leagues were just a few thousand travel ball miles away. If we could just hit .330 and 25 home runs every season, we'd have a shot at The Show. So what does it take to hit home runs, and, moreover, should we be coaching hitters to hit more home runs? Or should hitting practice and the mental approach to hitting focus on powerful, good swings that will ultimately lead to home runs?

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Best Baseball Gifts of 2020

Published: November 30, 2020

The holidays are here and after a tough 2020, it’s time to end the year on a high note and celebrate the season with the best baseball gifts and softball gifts of the year from the team at Tanner Tees. We have hand-selected some solid gift ideas that will help baseball/softball players and coaches raise their game to new heights. We offer training options at every budget level for every kind of player, let's find the best gift option and essentials for your favorite player to help them create a completely personalized training regimen!

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