High School Pitchers

What High School Pitchers need to focus on to be a great baseball pitcher. The must learn to have a Major League Mindset and take ownership of the baseball future.

How Baseball Practice Is Ruining Pitchers

Are you getting better at getting better? Ask many High School or College Pitchers why they are doing a certain workout or drill. You’ll be surprised by the answer. Coach told me to.  Makes me throw harder.  To get my arm in shape. Now are you starting to see why practice is ruining pitchers? Every […]

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Are You in the Middle of a Pitching Confidence Crisis?

Lack of Confidence might be the biggest reason pitchers struggle. There are so many variables that play into a pitchers confidence that a lot of times Coaches and Parents don’t even realize when they are ruining a young pitchers confidence. Many pitchers will never say anything because they don’t want to make the coach or […]

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7 Reasons Most Pitchers Will Never Play Professional Baseball.

Underestimate the T.I.M.E. it takes. (Talent, Intent, Mindset, Expectations) Overwhelmed by not knowing where to start. Lack of Commitment or Consistency or Confidence or all 3. Not knowing what they need emotionally, mentally or physically. Fear of Failure Don’t know who to trust. Lack of support or belief system. Does any of them sound familiar […]

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Why College Coaches and Pro Scouts Like Nasty Pitches

It’s simple… Nasty Pitches wins games. Every D-1 College Coach and Pro Scout is looking for 3 things with pitches. It’s what I call The PVMC Formula.  Pitch Velocity, Movement and Command. 1.  Can you throw 90+ Mph Fastball? Most elite D-1 College Coaches and Pro Scouts make no bones about it they want pitchers […]

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Do You Have the Talent to Pitch in College

Talent is the only thing College Coaches and Pro Scouts care about. Don’t kid yourself, until you have the talent nothing else matters. It’s the first thing they look for, not grades, not character or how great you think you are. So what is talent? Talent is the physical skills and athletic ability to throw […]

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How To Play Professional Baseball

What Do I Got To Do To Get Recruited By College Coaches and Noticed By Pro Scouts? That is the number one question I get asked by every pitcher I work with and most pitchers and parents that email me. So have decided to lay it all out for each one of you. I am […]

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Great Coaches Are Leaders, Not Dictators

Why Do You Coach? Are you coaching for you and your ego… Or are you coaching to help young players max out their potential? When your team loses do you take it personally or do you blame the players? Are you a teacher and motivator or a dictator? Players want positive attention and caring from […]

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Biggest Mistake High School Pitchers Make…Does Yours?

Mindless Unfocused Bullpen Practice Pitching Sessions. When pitchers are put in pressure situations they automatic revert to developed habits. (Good and Bad) Almost every High School Pitcher I talk to tells me that they don’t have a detailed pitching practice plan. The number one reason that most pitchers are inconsistent is because of unfocused bullpen […]

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Can You Throw 90 MPH?

Can you throw a 90 mph fastball for a strike?   Consistently?  On the Black?  Just below the knees and sinking? TRUE Story  Philadelphia Phillies Minor League Spring Training 1987 I walked up to a bullpen session.  The  guy pitching looked like a gift straight out of God’s hands and put on the earth to […]

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How to be a Better High School Pitcher Today

3 Quick tips to being a better High School pitcher today. Warm Up!  I still can’t believe how many High School games I go to and the starting pitcher don’t throw even 1 pitch before the game.  Those who do have some sort of bullpen warm up seem to have no focus and is really an exercise […]

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