Blast Motion, Inc. Signs Former Pro Baseball Player / Renowned International Motivational Speaker CJ Beatty To Roster Of Ambassadors
“The Baseball and Softball Motivator” brings dynamic talents, endless energy and unwavering positivity to Team Blast; joins movement to empower athletes by making swing metrics and insights more accessible
SAN MARCOS, Calif. (February 9, 2023) – Blast Motion, the leader in swing analysis and data-driven hitting improvement, today announced the addition of former pro baseball player, hitting coach and scout CJ Beatty to its elite Team Blast ambassador team. Beatty joins a Team Blast roster that has attracted the game’s top pro and college players, coaches, and social media creators. In addition to working with Blast’s engineering team to provide input into future Blast products and services, Beatty will be collaborating with Blast on creating a variety of sharable content to make player development and swing improvement more accessible to the baseball and fastpitch softball communities by utilizing the Blast Baseball and Blast Softball Swing Analyzers (sensors), mobile apps, and cloud-based premium services. Additionally, Blast’s solutions will be integrated with Beatty’s TBM / TSM motivational events around the world to benefit baseball and softball players of all ages and levels of play.
“Partnering with Blast is so exciting and the perfect complement to my mission as The Baseball and Softball Motivator,” said Beatty. “We share a vision to help all players unlock their potential, and two key ingredients in unlocking potential are having the right mindset and a solid approach. Together with Blast, we’re going to help players understand how easy, fun and essential Blast is in their development, and that the confidence it will give them provides a huge advantage.”
Beatty is a dynamic talent, formerly a pro baseball player with the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago White Sox, as well as pro hitting coach and pro scout, and now dedicated to coaching both the physical and mental sides of baseball and softball in conjunction with public speaking that motivates players with passion and positivity. Among many other creative endeavors, Beatty also writes and performs original music for the baseball and softball community with beats and lyrics that further dimensionalize his positive messages.
Using his talents and reach across Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, as well as his TBM / TSM events, Beatty will collaborate with Blast to create motivational content as well as videos featuring swing tips and breaking down Blast’s features and benefits to make it easier and more fun for players to improve.
“I’m convinced there’s nothing CJ can’t do, and everything he does is positive for players of all ages and the growth of our sports,” said Blast Motion Director of Digital Marketing Austin Hurwitz. “We’re thrilled to have CJ join Team Blast, and equally excited to help further enrich CJ’s TBM / TSM programming and his avid supporters.”
Blast’s powerful swing improvement solutions provide swing analysis, performance insights, and training content that push the limits of player development. Powered by the #1 Swing Analyzers in the game, Blast Baseball and Blast Softball are trusted by more pro, college, elite travel ball and academy teams, coaches, and players than any other solutions. With over 250 million swings analyzed, Blast is continually improving its solutions to deliver the best player performance results for every age and level of play.
Blast Baseball and Blast Softball each combine sensor-based swing analysis with auto-curated video clips in easy-to-use mobile apps. Players get real-time feedback with solutions designed to help them train smarter and get better, while coaches can leverage premium services with advanced metrics, training insights, and player management to unlock their players’ potential.
About Blast Motion
Based in San Marcos, California, Blast Motion is an information company that provides motion analysis and performance insights. By intelligently combining the biomechanics of movement with sensor data, video capture technology, and cloud-based software services, Blast has redefined the way people coach, recruit, train, analyze, and improve their game. For additional information, please visit https://blastmotion.com/ and follow Blast on social media (Baseball: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok; Softball: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok; Golf: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok; All Sports: YouTube, LinkedIn).
About CJ Beatty
CJ Beatty is a native of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. His athletic accomplishments led him to be selected in the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals. After his playing career, he served as a pro scout as well as became known as “The Baseball and Softball Motivator” by specializing in teaching and inspiring players to believe in themselves. Today, CJ travels around the world delivering powerful messages to a wide range of audiences by crossing age and cultural lines. His video content is shared regularly across all major social media platforms. For more information, please visit http://www.cjbeatty.com/ and follow CJ on social media (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, YouTube, LinkedIn).