Does the back elbow always come down to the side even on outside pitches?
> Yes the elbow always comes down. You can not flaten the bat out to get in on the same plane as the ball without droping your elbow.
> Joe A. ruben....at what point in the swing does your question refer to? stance, launch position or lag position?....although it's clear that joe a gave a thoughtful response i personally would like a little more info....respectfully, grc....