Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Hitting tips and other Baseball topics.
Should you guess what pitch is coming? In certain situations, most definitely. Generally, look fastball down, breaking pitch up. Use this approach on every pitch. If a pitcher has an extremely sharp slider or a wicked split finger fastball, try to take that pitch away by sometimes guessing the pitch is coming. You need to analyze a pitcher's habits and tendencies.