Motus Global Technology was one of the two wearables which were approved by MLB this season to be worn in games. MotusPro system uses five blue sensors to record 39 sets of measurements ranging from shoulder rotation to hip speed to stride.
A Baseball Factory has shaken hands with Motus Global Technology on bio-mechanics for analysis of performance and prevention of an injury. This Baseball Factory is a company which has specialized in the player development and college guidance of high school baseball players. This company will use the MotusTHROW device in order to capture player information for use in training and prevention of an injury. This data or information will impact how players use and train their throwing arms, giving them analysis of stress on their arm angle, shoulder rotation or arm speed.
According to Jason Budden, who is the SVP of partnerships and brand at baseball factory, it is very much important to grant players with access to as much quality data as possible and the partnership with Motus Global Technology will help them in educating their players on how their throwing arm is performing. Moreover, this entire knowledge and overall data will be the key factor in preventing injuries and pointing areas for improvisation. The motusTHROW device will play an an integral part in prevention of injury and training the players. The impact of this partnership on the players, will definitely be a sound one.
Players can use MotusTHROW device to have an understanding of their game, at all positions. There are additional features which specifically help pitchers. These features include, bullpen mode, where pitchers can chart specific pitches and how well they hit their spots. Players are able to breakdown the speed on their fastball versus their change-up. They can also review the stress being put on their arm based on different pitches, all thanks to Motus Global Technology.
MotusTHROW also measures total throws and high effort throws, with an understanding of the impact of those high effort throws and stress they put on arm of the player. Baseball Factory is providing a gateway to some of the most talented players in the country.