Blast Baseball Named the Official Bat Sensor Technology of Major League Baseball
- Blast Motion becomes official bat sensor for Major League Baseball
- Multi-year deal will enable advanced swing analytics
- Blast Motion to be featured at SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game
Blast Motion, an industry innovator focused on advanced sensor-based motion capture, swing analysis, and 360-degree game improvement solutions, today announced a multi-year deal that makes Blast Baseball the Official Bat Sensor Technology of Major League Baseball. As part of this agreement, Blast Baseball technology will be available for organizational developmental use by MLB teams, featured at the 2016 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game on July 10 (7pm ET on MLB Network and MLB.com), integrated into select television broadcasts, used by youth athletes at the USA Baseball National Training Complex at Thomas Brooks Park in Cary, NC, and will soon be available for purchase via the official MLB.com/shop.
“We’ve created a seamless user experience that’s portable, affordable, and easy to use,” said Roger Weingarth, Blast Motion President and COO. “We’re excited to be partnering with MLB to advance the game of baseball and bring professional-grade technology to athletes of all skillsets. It’s going to be fun watching technology enable a new generation of athletes.”