Major League Mindset

The Difference Between Pitching Knowledge, Pitching Skills and Pitching Talent?

Do You Know The Difference Between Pitching Knowledge, Pitching Skills and Pitching Talent? I believe they’re all different, but many Coaches and Scouts disagree. So let’s take a deeper look at all three. Pitching Knowledge – Information and understanding about pitching. Some claim the internet has ruined pitching. There is so much information available through the […]

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Why Do Pitchers Hide Their Fear of Failure

It’s time for an honest, deep conversation about your fears… Failure is such a huge part of baseball. Every walk is a failure, every hit is a failure, every run you give up is a failure. But that doesn’t make you a failure. One pitch, one hit or one run given up does NOT make […]

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Beyond The Fundamentals of Pitching

Why do pitchers reach a certain point and then not get any better?   Almost every pitcher training aid and pitcher training program taught or sold focuses on the basic fundamentals of pitching. So naturally the young athletes with the most natural, physical ability seem to be more inclined to becoming a pitcher. I get […]

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7 Simple Truths Every Pitcher Needs To Know

7 Simple Truths Every Pitcher Needs to Know 1. Every Major League Pitcher is different.  And so are you!  Every Major League pitcher has their own pitching philosophy and secrets to their pitching success.  They’re serious about the about being one of the best 300+ pitchers in the world and they’re NOT going to tell […]

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What Major League Pitchers Do (please read)

What Major League Pitchers Do “If all you want to do is fit in…You will never Stand Out.” Major League Pitchers became Major League Pitchers because the do things differently. They don’t think like the average pitcher.  They don’t train like the average pitcher.  And they definitely don’t pitch like the average pitcher. Major League […]

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Do You Want To Pitch Like Madison Bumgarner?

Pitching seems so easy watching Madison Bumgarner do his thing from the comfort of your living room couch. When you watch him, you can’t help but think, why not me. I have talent, I throw pretty hard, if I only knew what he knows. He must have a secret. But the real issue is, not […]

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Do You Have The Personality That Pro Scouts Look For In Pitchers?

3 Types of Pitching Personalities (Mental Makeups)… that Pro Scouts see when scouting pitchers. “The Leader” Traits Pro Scouts like about The Leader Pitcher: Confident Desire to win Competitive No excuses Never quit or give up Traits Pro Scouts are afraid of in The Leader Pitcher: Thinks everyone should be like them Not coach-able or […]

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Do You Have the Mental Makeup Pro Scouts Look for In Pitchers?

I Guarantee You that Most Major League Pitchers have a Mental Pitching Plan. If they don’t I promise you they will not be there very long. The mental side of pitching is the most undervalued part of pitching by most young pitchers. They want Velocity and they want it now.  I get it so did […]

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Do You Have An Emotional & Mental Pitching Mindset Strategy?

The secret to pitching with supreme confidence is having an Emotional and Mental Mindset Strategy. Average pitchers rely on a blind hope, wishful thinking and a wild guess strategy. Elite Pitchers rely on their personal pitching belief system built on their faith, trust and confidence in their preparation and practice habits. Adam Wainwright has his […]

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Are You Tired of Blaming The Pitching Coach…Yet?

In 2014 coaching is not the reason your son can’t pitch. There is so much information available on the internet from some great coaches that there isn’t any reason for pitchers and parents not to educate themselves on what it takes to learn how to pitch. 4 Key “E’s” to Learning How to Pitch. Education. […]

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