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Terminology Help needed

Post by ijohn83 » April 12th, 2013, 7:40 pm

"Carry the weight of the ball on the first joint of your index finger during the swing."

When Mo says this does he mean 1st joint nearest tip of index finger, or 1st joint where the index finger connects to the hand?

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Re: Terminology Help needed

Post by kellytehuna » April 12th, 2013, 9:06 pm

The latter. You should feel most of the weight of the ball on the pad at the base of the index finger. It helps set your fingers left from the get go and makes it a little easier to get around the ball at the bottom.
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