Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Charlie Morton: Pitch Grips

Atlanta Braves starter Charlie Morton breaks down the pitch grips of his five-pitch arsenal.

Sunday, March 28, 2021

What Causes Casting Of The Bat? - Coach Rich - The Baseball Barn

Coach Rich talks about the items that cause casting of the bat. See more at

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Friday, March 26, 2021

Why is Spring Training a Thing? (And why are Will Ferrell & Russell Wilson there?) | Quick Question

At the end of every winter, MLB players and coaches reunite in Arizona and Florida to commence Spring Training. Why does it last more than a month, and does it really help players that much? We dive into the history of Spring Training, digging into its origins when baseball players needed Spring Training in the early days of professional baseball. As the years have gone on, there have been wacky elements added (Will Ferrell playing in a game? Russell Wilson getting at-bats?), but the reasons it is helpful (getting timing down, team bonding) remain intact.

Friday, March 19, 2021

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Response To Viewer - Knob To Ball Sequence Explained - Coach Rich Lovell

Coach Rich responds to a viewer comment about how the hips lead the hands, and not the other way in the hands leading the hips. This is in response to and older video "Knob To Ball".

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Sunday, March 7, 2021

The Top 10 Players in MLB (Mike Trout, Mookie Betts, Fernando Tatis Jr., etc.)

10 best players in MLB! As you might imagine, guys like Mike Trout and Mookie Betts are featured! See where the best of the best ended up in the countdown!

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Monday, March 1, 2021

Online Hitting Academy

Online Hitting Academy for players that can't come into The Baseball Barn for face to face hitting lessons - Richard Lovell-Epstein Hitting Online Academy.

A Customized Training Plan, Based on Your Specific Needs, And Managed by Your Very Own Personal Epstein Hitting Master Instructor, Rich Lovell, Will Show You How To Become the Best Hitter You Can Be!

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Looking for more information on baseball and fast pitch hitting? Are you part of a team, or Organization that would like to schedule a mini-camp/clinic or seminar for your players and coaches? and receive pertinent, professional instruction that includes video analysis of your players swing flaw?

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Rich is available for individual, small group and team instruction to include clinics and seminars. Does your player, or team need expert evaluation to improve their swing?

Schedule an evaluation, or clinic/seminar with Rich and begin your swing transformation before the next season. Schedule your evaluation through our online scheduling system at The Baseball Barn, contact Rich directly at, or if you are out of the area, through Rich's Online Hitting Academy (