Friday, May 27, 2022

About Steve Johnson

Steve is the co-founder of Advanced Baseball Training and Performance Center in Northern Virginia as well as OnBase University an educational organization dedicated to the study of how the human body functions in relation to baseball and softball. OnBase University's mission is to educate baseball and softball players and industry professionals. Steve is a Certified Performance Analyst for the rotational athlete and holds a degree from the University of Maryland. Through his affiliations with Major League Baseball International, Steve joined the MLB staff of Jim Lefebvre, Rod Carew, Bruce Hurst and many others in raising the level of play by teaching the Major League way to players and coaches from seventeen different countries.

For two years Steve appeared weekly on ESPN Radio as a Performance Analyst for the rotational athlete. His work has been featured in such arenas as MASN sports network and MLB International. Steve also created and developed the hitting program and DVD "Train the Swing" with former NL Rookie of the Year, hitting coach and Manager, Jim Lefebvre. He also created and developed the pitching program "Art & Science of Pitching" He was a co-author of the book "The Art & Science of Pitching" and was a contributor to the book "Building the Million Dollar Arm" with Dr. Tom House.

He is currently working with and consulting for a number of major league organizations, Orioles, Cubs, Indians, Tigers just to name a few. His research is on analyzing the Body-Pitch and Body-Swing connection by using 3-D biomechanics and functional movement screens. The goal is to isolate physical limitations and problems with motor learning as well as the development of the protocols for corrective measures and performance enhancements.

Advisors / Sources

Coaching Community
- Don Slaught
- Joe Dillon
- Dave Johnson
- Mark Harris
- Mike Candrea
- Kevin Beirne
- Steven Johnson

Performance Sciences
- Dr. Greg Rose
- AJ Johnson
- Tom House
- Steve Johnson

Medical Field
- Anthony Vittese
- Dr. Sean Drake
- Dr. Marcus Elliott

Nutrition specialist
- Dr. Richard Heitsch
- Robert Yang

Sport Physiology
- Jay P. Granat, Ph

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