Tag Archives: College baseball coaches

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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How To Pitch Like Michael Wacha, NLCS MVP

Wacha Mania is Sweeping Cardinal Nation. Being from the St. Louis Area it has been a real treat to get to watch Michael Wacha pitch. But being the instructor I am, I can’t help but want to breakdown why I believe he can be so dominate at such a young age. Yes talent has a […]

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Interview on “Draft to the Show” with Donn Parris

On Saturday morning I had the opportunity to be interviewed by Donn Parris of the “Draft to the Show” radio show. We dive into the Minor League Lifestyle and what it takes to develop a Major League Mindset. Check It Out Here: Draft to the Show Radio Show I join in at about the 15:50 […]

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7 Questions Every Pitching Coach Should Answer

There are a LOT of Pitching Coaches to choose from. And unfortunately, some are as persuasive as they are bogus. Too many parents and pitchers have been suckered by a FEW of them. And wasted a TON of money. There are Young Pitchers and Parents looking for a Pitching Coach now. And maybe you’re confused […]

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Pitching’s Magic Formula…

Have You Found it? If you have a magic wand lying around now is the time to get it out. 3 Magical Traits of Dominating Pitchers. They learn what pitching is.  They don’t look for the easy way out.  They understand that hard work comes long before success.  They understand that what they learn translates […]

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Stone Age Pitching Coaches…Are you one?

21st Century Technology is changing pitching forever. Do you video your pitchers? Do you chart your pitchers? Do you have your pitchers on a year round pitching program? Think about it. The fastest route to success is knowledge and work ethic. We want our pitchers committed. But the real question is are we? Time for […]

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How to Develop Great Pitchers and Pitching Coaches

Do you have the qualities that pitchers are looking for in a Pitching Coach? Will you be a good leader? Can they trust you? Will you have patience with them? Can you motivate them? Do you have a passion for pitching? Are you respectful? Do you have strong character? Can you inspire hope, faith and […]

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Quit Asking for Permission to be a Great Pitcher

There are 4 traits that define all great pitchers. Talent:  I know, thank you Captain Obvious.  But talent is more than just natural God-given ability.  True talent is when you take your God-given abilities and combine them with intense preparation to become a dominating pitcher.  90 Mph fastballs are awesome, but they are useless if you […]

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Pitching Through Adversity… Can you do it?

How do you react when the opposing team scores 3 runs in the 1st inning off you? Can you pitch when you don’t have your best stuff? How do you react when a teammate makes an error? Be honest.  It’s tough pitching through some adversity. It’s frustrating when you are struggling to throw strikes and […]

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