Pitching with Confidence

How Pitchers Can Overcome Their Fear of Failure

Every pitcher I have worked with has had some hidden fear of failure. I know I sure did when I was that age. Fear of failure comes in a lot of different forms. It usually starts when the pitcher perceives they have a Lack of Something. Lack of Talent, Lack of Strength, Lack of Velocity, […]

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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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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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Can You G.H.O.? (Get Hitters Out)

All College Coaches and MLB Managers care about is G.H.O. What is G.H.O.? Can you consistently Get Hitters Out? They really don’t care how you do it, only if you can do it consistently. The multi-billion dollar business of College and Professional baseball needs you to consistently G.H.O. The problem is most pitchers, parents, coaches […]

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5 Reasons Pitchers Lack Confidence

At some point every pitcher has a confidence crisis. The key is not to get stuck in negative thought patterns. The 5 Reasons Pitchers Struggle with Confidence. Lack of Communication.  Communication comes in several forms, how we learn, how we listen and more importantly what we take action on.  If you’re struggling with your confidence […]

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3 Reasons Pitching Mechanics Drills and Pitch Grips is Ruining Pitching

3 Reasons Pitching Mechanics Drills and Pitch Grips is Ruining Pitchers Pitching Mechanics is a learned, practiced and mastered motor skill.  But yet I spend more time trying to get pitchers to quit trying to be perfect and to quit thinking about their mechanics while they’re pitching in a real game.  It is meant to […]

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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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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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How to Be a Confident, Fearless Pitcher

Does competition motivate you or frustrate you? A pitcher’s belief about their opponent and their belief in their own ability will play a critical role in how he pitches and whether the competition inspires confidence or triggers thoughts of doubt and fear. Do you believe that? 4 Traits of Fearless Pitchers Fiercely competitive without poor […]

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Why Baseball Moms Would Make Great Pitching Coaches

Don’t be afraid to listen to mom, she might just be right.               Nobody in the world has more influence on young pitchers than their moms have. And when it comes to wanting their child to be their best and reach their max potential there isn’t much a mom […]

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