In the more than 40 years since Rod Carew debuted in the big leagues, he's watched thousands of great and not-so-great hitters while discerning the fundamentals of success at the plate. Countless hours spent experimenting, watching video, and refining his own techniques have helped transform Carew from one of the game's best hitters to one of its most revered teachers.
Rod Carew’sThe Art and Science of Hittingteaches hitters how to develop their own swing, stance, and plate approach, all within the framework of solid fundamentals. Detailed photos and diagrams help students envision and execute success at the plate. Carew's hitting philosophy is featured here as well, with a focus on the mental and psychological battle between a hitter and a pitcher. Carew encourages his students to be creative and flexible in the batter's box, makingRod Carew’sThe Art and Science of Hittingthe ideal instructional tool for hitters of all ages and skill levels.
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A Hall of Famer and one of the greatest hitters in the history of baseball,Rod Carewremains involved with Major League Baseball through executive roles with the Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and as the commissionerrsquo;s Special Advisor for International Player Development in Latin America, Europe, and Australia. Frank Paceis one of televisionrsquo;s most prolific producers, with nearly 600 episodes of network TV to his credit. Armen Keteyianis the chief investigative correspondent for CBS News and a correspondent for HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel." He is the author or coauthor of nine books. www.rodcarew.comwww.rodcarewbaseball.comwww.facebook.com/rodcarewbaseball