Time spent in the batting cage is directly related to the success of a hitter during a game.There is no way around it, competing with the pitching machine is absolutely necessary for any hitter serious about improving his or her swing. For some, pitch after pitch can become a little monotonous. Analyzing the position of the elbow and hip during every millisecond of a swing has a way of sucking a little of the fun out of it. However, there are things to do to make time in the batting cage both more fun and more productive. Read more to learn some great drills and games for the batting cage.