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Hello Hitters, Hope you're all well! This is my favorite time of year. I love the playoffs. I loved them as a player, coach and baseball observer. I like to teach all my students how to be mentally…Continue
Hello all hitters and coaches. As a former player and hitting coach, I wanted to ask, do you think we will see a triple crown this season, and if it happens, will people automatically think…Continue
There is no elevator to success. To be successful, you have to take the
stairs. Baseball is a long game, both in length of time and length of season,
which means there are plenty of stairs to climb. To play the game at it’s highest
level takes dedication, hard work and plenty of sacrifice. Conditioning your body…Continue
Before you hit, know this…you are going to make outs! To be a great hitter; a dangerous hitter , you must realize that you are going to make outs. Making outs is part of the game. A major component to becoming conditioned to hit means being mentally capable of handling failure and making outs. Baseball is a game of failure. If you make 7 outs for every 10 at-bats, you are considered a great…Continue
I'm a huge fan of Strength & Conditioning. I feel every player should have a program, from little league all the way to the Major Leagues.
My good friend and former Major League Stength Coach is a contributing member to Check Swing as well as a site dedicated to helping everyday coaches learn about strength training and conditioning.
I also feel that every baseball coach should have at least a basic understanding of how to condition…Continue