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Stop with the “Yes-Coach”

I’m not sure when teams started mouthing this zombie-like response but here’s my plea to make it stop! Read on to learn why I think this response has the opposite effect of what’s intended. In order for players to have success at the...

 

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How to Blow Your Visit

If you’re trying to play college softball you’ll take a recruiting visit. Make sure you don’t blow it. I’ve seen lots of players blow their visit – don’t be one of them. Your recruiting visit, whether Official or Unofficial is not only an opportunity...

 

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2 Questions for a Stronger Battery

Trying to get your catchers and pitchers to talk to each other, try these 2 simple questions. Instead of telling your catchers to “talk” – ask 2 questions instead. Recently I was struggling trying to help a catcher talk to her pitcher. She wasn’t sure...

 

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A Simple Way to Manage Worry

Worry destroys some players, so discover how to turn it on its head. While its natural to worry, it sure isn’t helpful. Find a simple way to un-worry. I coach pitchers, and as worriers go, they usually lead the pack. Worry is a common emotion...

 

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My 5 Favorite Quotes

Looking for some motivation, then look no further. Check out 5 of my favorite quotes. I think most of us like quotes. They’re short and catchy and usually motivational. Because I include one in every issue of our newsletter, I’ve got a pretty...

 

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