Sometimes things happen for a reason. I remember this average looking pitcher walking into my camp about 6 weeks ago and watching him throw a short pen as we recorded his velocity. I will never forget seeing that first pitch. It wasn't that impressive but what I saw was something special. What this pitcher had was the capability to scale his ability to an elite … [Read more...]
Tom House has been an extremely influential pitching guru in the new science of pitching in today's game. He is the founder of the National Pitching Association and the Velocity Plus Pitching Velocity Program which was recently made popular with the HBO story of Steve Delabar and his comeback to baseball.
Tom House first made his name as the pitching coach for the Texas Rangers and then towards the ends of his career as the pitching coach for the University of Southern California. He has worked with many well known pitchers like Nolan Ryan, Randy Johnson and Mark Prior He also put together the revolutionary research behind the NPA's Velocity Study from 2005-2006 that found 80% of a pitchers velocity comes from his ability separate his hips from shoulders at front foot strike.
In the articles below you will learn more about Tom House's influence in baseball in these pitching articles. Tom House is not affiliated with this website. He is also not affiliated with the pitching velocity program here called the 3X Pitching Velocity Program.
ArmourBite is here! So Tom House has retired from USC as the pitching coach and he is now with the Rod Dedeaux Research for Baseball Institute. I believe this is good news for the pitching world because he will spend more of his time on research than coaching, which I feel this is what he is best at. Now that he is back, Tom House is claiming that he did some research on the … [Read more...]
The online world of pitching experts have been throwing around the buzz word "Momentum pitching" recently. This isn't anything new unless you are up to date on the breakthroughs of pitching science. Pitchers have been trying to find better ways to generate more momentum in their deliveries for years but what is changing is the science behind this matter. During the prime of … [Read more...]