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Batting Stance In Baseball And How To Improve

Some batters stand low while some high, some stand narrow while some wide; there are over eighteen unique batting stances in baseball that you might have seen in the baseball.

How a hitter stance is exclusively the personal choice of the player. One stance can help the player to perform better than another – it is all about the hitter’s comfort zone.

Types of Batting Stances

Even though there are different batting stances but all of them fall under the major three batting stance categories:

  • Square
  • Open
  • Close

Let’s have a look at each of the batting stance one by one.