Tag Archives: Pro Baseball scouts

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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Thank You And 10 Predictions For 2015

THANK YOU! Thank you for an unbelievable 2014. Personally, my private consulting business is rocking and it’s all because of you. Thank you to all the Parents and Coaches for all the great questions and feedback. Every time I speak to you I learn something new that makes me a better coach. Thank you to […]

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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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The Truth About Pitching In The Minor Leagues

There has been a lot written lately about the treatment and the pay of Minor League Baseball Players. Let’s be totally honest, for years the Minor Leagues has been the black eye of professional baseball. Yet people on both sides refuse to do what it’s going to take to make it better. Earlier this year […]

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What’s Wrong With The Minor League Baseball System?

                    The number one thing a Pro Scout looks for in a Pitcher is their upside. What’s funny is if you ask a Coach, Parent, Pitcher or even a Pro Scouts what a “Pitcher’s Upside is”  you get a weird look and a few generic Pro […]

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7 Reasons Most Pitchers Will Never Play Professional Baseball.

Underestimate the T.I.M.E. it takes. (Talent, Intent, Mindset, Expectations) Overwhelmed by not knowing where to start. Lack of Commitment or Consistency or Confidence or all 3. Not knowing what they need emotionally, mentally or physically. Fear of Failure Don’t know who to trust. Lack of support or belief system. Does any of them sound familiar […]

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Do You Have The Million Dollar Pitcher Mindset?

Do You? We have talked about the Talent and Pitches it takes to pitch in college and/or Professional baseball. So that covers the physical aspects of getting noticed by College Coaches and Pro Scouts. Now I want to share with you the secret to standing out to Coaches and Scouts. The 100 Mph Mindset. What […]

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3 Things You Must Have to Play College or Pro Baseball

If you want to be a Professional Baseball Pitcher you must have 3 things? Talent Pitches Intangibles Do you have talent? Talent can be evaluated in several ways but most coaches and scouts are looking for athletic ability and physical skills when referring to talent. This might be one of the biggest myths about pitchers. […]

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