Ted Williams said the Hips lead the Hands.

But what does that look like?

How do you tell if a hitter is doing that?

Although I don't like his biomechanics -- they're gibberish -- Teacherman employs a method for judging this that works.

That you can see in hitters like Pujols and Bonds.

That is complementary to my main method for judging Overlap.

And that the brand new clip of Bryce Harper just popped up on Twitter demonstrates clearly.

Knob & Knee

Often, blurring is a pain in the ass.

However, in the case of the Barry Bonds clip and the Bryce Harper clip, it gives up a sense of Sequence.

Of what happens in what order.

Bryce Harper

Bryce Harper

Let's use the blurring in the Bryce Harper clip to see, more clearly, what happens in what order.

Bryce Harper - Frame 1