Tag Archives: Off season pitching program

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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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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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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3 Biggest Pitcher Training Myths

Are You Guilty of Falling for any these Pitching Training Myths? Extreme Long Toss Long Distance Conditioning Mental Gimmicks and Tricks Let’s break them down one by one. Today it’s… Extreme Long Toss. This one absolutely amazes me. The question I ask every pitcher or coach is why? I usually get, it adds velocity or […]

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The 4 Stages of Training an Elite Baseball Pitcher

What does it take to become an elite baseball pitcher? Today I am going to break them down step by step so you will know exactly what you ought to be looking for in a great pitching program. The 4 Stages of Becoming an Elite Pitcher 1. Commitment.  Sounds simple enough but are you really […]

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Why 99% of Pitchers Are Terrible…And How We Can Fix It

2 Biggest Reasons Why Most Pitchers are Terrible. Pitching takes skill, and skill takes time and effort to develop. Pitching isn’t any fun until you become good at it. How can we  fix it? Pitching Skill.  Pitching is a learned skill that anyone can develop and get better at. The problem that 99% of pitchers […]

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Is Fear Keeping You From Being a Great Pitcher?

Do you have a deep-seated fear that is keeping you from being the best pitcher or coach you can be? Fear is the number 1 dream killer in the world. What is hard to accept is that our fear comes from several different feelings and sources. But.. The good news is you can overcome your […]

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Thank You, You Are Awesome

I want to thank all of you who signed up and are test driving Your Next Pitch. The launch was great and I really appreciate all the feedback, it has already been invaluable. We are still working out some of the kinks but with your help I know we can build a great community of […]

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Preseason and In Season Pitching Practice Plans

Over the last year I have worked with over 200 Pitchers and Coaches through Pitching Habits.com to develop Preseason and In Season Throwing Programs. It has been an amazing experience getting to know all of you. The one problem I have had is trying to help everyone individually. For some reason 24 hours a day […]

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The Secret of Great High School Baseball Pitching Coaches

In baseball, everyone’s looking for a “pitching coach expert.” Someone brilliant who will show them the all the little secrets, help them avoid the pitfalls, and show them to how to train pitchers and do it without putting in the time they would otherwise need to be a great Coach. You want to know something, I […]

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