A's Commentary and Analysis

Preseason Homework Assignments - Alberto Callaspo

10

We got sidetracked by the hitting mechanics pieces the last few weeks, but now return to the Homework Assignments. You didn’t think I was going to forget about Callaspo, did you?

Josh Donaldson vs. a Curveball

81

How do hitters adjust to different pitch speeds? Let's find out.

Plate Coverage

22

Swing adjustments hitters make to cover the plate.

Hitting the Other Way

36

Let's look at the science and art of hitting the other way. (And why it is so friggin' hard.)

Offseason Homework Assignments - Daric Barton

98

Oh snap! Jerry’s talking Daric Barton!

Offseason Homework Assignments - Stephen Vogt

31

This week we look at the last portion of the A’s three-headed catching monster – Stephen Vogt.

Offseason Homework Assignments - Coco Crisp

86

This week we take a look at Oakland’s centerfielder/lead-off man – Coco Crisp.

Jerry's Swing Grading - Part Two

55

I was stoked by the interest Part One of this series received, so I thought I would put up Part Two. Enjoy!

Offseason Homework Assignments - Brandon Moss

78

This week we look at Oakland's LH hitting portion of the first-base platoon/ extra outfielder - Brandon Moss.

Jerry's Swing Grading - Part One

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With this being a week of Holidays, it didn’t feel right handing out a Homework Assignment. So I thought I would provide a little insight on how I grade swing mechanics. Enjoy!

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