Tag Archives: pitching mechanics

My Pitching Guru Can Beat Up Your Pitching Guru

Who else is sick and tired of all the over the top pitching information and hype? I for one have had enough. It’s tough enough for a young pitcher who’s already battling fears and doubt, to know where to start. With so much information out there where do you start?  It’s a good question. First […]

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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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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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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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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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Why Generic Pitching Lessons Don’t Work

Why generic pitching lessons don’t work anymore. This can be an expensive lesson for many parents. There are Pitching Mechanics videos and lessons. There are pitch grips videos and lessons. There are strength and conditioning videos and lessons. And all of them can be important to learning and understanding the fundamental pitching motors skills needed […]

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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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Quit Doing Useless Pitching Drills NOW!

Please I Beg You, Quit Doing Pitching Drills Right Now. Until you can tell me exactly how that drill is making you a better pitcher, quit doing it. Almost every pitcher I talk to can’t explain why they do certain drills or how it is supposed to help them become a better pitcher. If the […]

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How To Throw Focused Bullpens

Wishful Thinking is not a Pitching Strategy. But unfortunately for most pitchers this is exactly their game plan. In this article I am going to give you 3 reasons why coaches should chart every pitcher’s bullpens. 1.  Competitive Bullpens If you want to replicate game like situations then you must try to make every bullpen […]

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