Home / Archives /


hudgens / 4 posts found


Houston Astros 2014-15 Review

Houston Astros 2014 Review 2015 Prediction Team batting and slugging.242/383 Ranked 29nth is 2014- last 3 years near last place Where it went wrong? About the last hitting coaches and coordinators. Mike Barnett - Barnett, who has served as hitting coach for the Blue Jays (2002-05) and the Royals (2006-08), spent the previous two seasons as the Houston Astros' Minor League hitting coordinator. Barnett spent hours this offseason watching videotape of the at-bats of the players when they were at their best over the last two years. He watched at-bats of every base hit and then went back and observed [...]

New York Mets 2014-2015 Team Review

NY Mets Team Review 2014-15 Season Prediction The New York Mets hit .239 and slugged .364 in 2014 and ended up 28th in the league. Prior to that the Mets were 19th the last 2 years. So they have been on the decline and it cannot get to much worst for the NY Mets as they are at the bottom of the barrel. The past 4 years, Dave Hudgens was the hitting coach for the New York Mets. Hudgens, is a duly noted guru in the baseball community who is highly tauted for his prowess in hitting. He has had onE [...]
Mets Curtis Granderson Review

Curtis Granderson Review

by Coach Huber
Curtis Granderson Super star out fielder, Curtis Granderson, of the Mets, formerly New York Yankees and had quite a career with the Detroit Tigers as one of their better left-handed hitters in pro baseball. With the Yankees, Curtis Granderson has been benched and a decision has been made by Joe Giradi and hitting coach Kevin Long to re-work Granderson’s swing during the season to get him back to form. Curtis Granderson has consistently been an over 30 home run player in the major leagues and his batting average has always been well over the norm. It seems that Granderson has [...]
Long fired

What’s Next for Kevin Long?

by Coach Huber
Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin Long Recently Fired Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin Long recently got fired by Yankees management because they could not ignore the fact the the Yankees hitting numbers have gone down ever since Kevin Long has been there. Kevin Long is a well tauted coach who is always a lead speaker at baseball conventions and very comparable to the stature of the late Charlie Lau. Before Kevin Long came on the scene a man named Dave Hudgens preceded him as one of the main baseball hitting gurus. Dave's "Hitting for Excellence" website has appeared number one on Google [...]