Don Mattingly's Hitting Is Simple

Don Mattingly's Hitting Is Simple

The ABC's of Batting .300

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
A guide to hitting a baseball provides practical advice on and instruction in everything from proper stance, balance, and coverage of the strike zone to the mechanics of a fluid swing.

McMillan Palgrave
Don Mattingly was one of the greatest offensive ballplayers of his generation. In 1985 he was the American League MVP and Player of the Year--a nine-time gold glove winner, a batting champion, and six-time all-star he remains today one of the most beloved Yankee first basemen of all-time. Now as the bench coach and former hitting instructor for the most successful sports franchise in history, he offers solid advice and instruction for young athletes around the world on how to hit a baseball.
With instructional photos throughout, and careful step-by-step instruction, DON MATTINGLY'S HITTING IS SIMPLE: THE ABC'S OF BATTING .300 covers all the fundamentals:
*proper balance and stance
*the mechanics of a sound swing
*reading pitchers and pitches
*how to hit to all fields
*drills to improve your timing
This all-ages guide to hitting a baseball by one of the Yankee greats is sure to become one of the most definitive books on hitting in years.


Holtzbrinck

Don Mattingly was one of the greatest offensive ballplayers of his generation. In 1985 he was the American League MVP and Player of the Year--a nine-time gold glove winner, a batting champion, and six-time all-star he remains today one of the most beloved Yankee first basemen of all-time. Now as the bench coach and former hitting instructor for the most successful sports franchise in history, he offers solid advice and instruction for young athletes around the world on how to hit a baseball.
With instructional photos throughout, and careful step-by-step instruction, DON MATTINGLY’S HITTING IS SIMPLE: THE ABC’S OF BATTING .300 covers all the fundamentals:
*proper balance and stance
*the mechanics of a sound swing
*reading pitchers and pitches
*how to hit to all fields
*drills to improve your timing
This all-ages guide to hitting a baseball by one of the Yankee greats is sure to become one of the most definitive books on hitting in years. 


Baker
& Taylor

The former Yankee captain and current hitting coach for baseball's most successful franchise shares the secrets of hitting a baseball, in an illustrated handbook that includes practical advice on and instruction in everything from proper stance, balance, and coverage of the strike zone to the mechanics of a fluid swing. Original. 50,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0312366205
9780312366209 (pbk.)
Branch Call Number: 796.35726 MAT
Characteristics: xviii, 196 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Rosenthal, Jim

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