Hitting Courses / Chapter 3 - Hitting Off The Tee
by James Rowson
After being drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the ninth round of the 1994 MLB Draft, James played minor league baseball in the Mariners and New York Yankees minor league systems from 1995-1997, and for the Independent Heartland League’s Cook County Cheetahs in 1998. James served as the Yankees’ minor league hitting coordinator for six seasons before joining the Chicago Cubs as their minor league hitting coordinator for the 2012 season. Rowson became the hitting coach of the Chicago Cubs from 2012-2013. He is currently the minor league hitting coordinator for the New York Yankees.
Chapters within this course
Chapter 2 - Mental and Physical Approach to Hitting
Chapter 4 - Batting Practice Routine
Chapter 5 - Common Hitting Flaws
Chapter 6 - Know Your Strengths And Weaknesses
Chapter 1 - Set Up in Batters Box
The batting tee is not only used for young players starting off playing the game of baseball, but by all age ranges of players to work on thier hitting skills. Coach James Rowson explains the proper way to utilize the batting tee in drill work to ultimately become a better hitter.