Coaching the Mental Game #ad - . Dorfman details appropriate coaching strategies aimed at perfecting the player's mental approach to performance. Coaching the mental game will become the Bible for coaches who strive to make their athletes the most complete performers possible.
The Mental Game of Baseball: A Guide to Peak PerformanceLyons Press #ad - Dorfman and karl kuehl present their practical and proven strategy for developing the mental skills needed to achieve peak performance at every level of the game. The theory and applications are illustrated by anecdotes and insights from major and minor league players, who at some point discovered the importance of mastering the inner game in order to play baseball as it should be played.
Intended for players, managers, agents, coaches, and administrators as well as fans who want a more in-depth look at the makeup of the complete baseball player. In this book, authors H. A.
The Mental Keys to Hitting: A Handbook of Strategies for Performance EnhancementDiamond Communications #ad - Dorfman. It outlines the mental discipline and practices necessary to become a better hitter. This is the third book in the popular series by H. A.
The Mental ABC's of Pitching: A Handbook for Performance EnhancementDiamond Communications #ad - The Mental ABC's of Pitching: A Handbook for Performance Enhancement #ad - Author H. A. Perfect for pitchers who need that extra edge or hitters who want to better understand the mental moves on the mound. Dorfman brings his years of expertise as instructor/counselor with the A's, and Devil Rays to provide an easy-to-use, Marlins, A-to-Z handbook which will give insight and instruction on how to pitch to peak performance at every level of the game.
Ninety Percent Mental: An All-Star Player Turned Mental Skills Coach Reveals the Hidden Game of BaseballDa Capo Press #ad - Tewksbury explores the fascinating psychology behind baseball, self-awareness, and strategic thinking to maximize performance, such as how players use techniques of imagery, and how a pitcher's strategy changes throughout a game. Former major league pitcher and mental skills coach for two of baseball's legendary franchises the Boston Red Sox and San Francisco Giants Bob Tewksbury takes fans inside the psychology of baseball.
In ninety percent mental, bob tewksbury shows readers a side of the game only he can provide, given his singular background as both a longtime MLB pitcher and a mental skills coach for two of the sport's most fabled franchises, the Boston Red Sox and San Francisco Giants. Fans watching the game on television or even at the stadium don't have access to the mind games a pitcher must play in order to get through an at-bat, an inning, a game.
Ninety Percent Mental: An All-Star Player Turned Mental Skills Coach Reveals the Hidden Game of Baseball #ad - He also offers an in-depth look into some of baseball's most monumental moments and intimate anecdotes from a "who's who" of the game, Anthony Rizzo, Bruce Bochy, and current star players Jon Lester, Craig Biggio, game-changing managers and executives Joe Torre, and Greg Maddux, including legendary players who Tewksbury played with and against such as Mark McGwire, Brian Sabean, Andrew Miller, Rich Hill.
With tewksbury's esoteric knowledge as a thinking-fan's player and his expertise as a "baseball whisperer", this entertaining book is perfect for any fan who wants to see the game in a way he or she has never seen it before. Ninety percent mental will deliver an unprecedented look at the mound games and mind games of Major League Baseball.
The Mental Game of Baseball: A Guide to Peak PerformanceTaylor Trade Publishing #ad - Here in the third edition, authors H. A. Without a doubt the classic guide to mental performance enhancement for baseball. The theory and applications are illustrated by anecdotes and insights from major and minor league players, who at some point discovered the importance of mastering the inner game in order to play baseball as it should be played.
Intended for players, coaches, agents, managers, and administrators as well as fans who want a more in-depth look at the makeup of the complete baseball player. Dorfman and karl kuehl present their practical and proven strategy for developing the mental skills needed to achieve peak performance at every level of the game.
The Baseball Drill BookHuman Kinetics Publishers #ad - Illustrations for proper technique are also included, followed by coaching insight to help you sharpen players’ understanding of the game’s finer points. In all, the baseball drill Book provides the essential link between initial skill learning and winning performance on the diamond. Seventeen of the game’s top collegiate coaches have teamed up with the American Baseball Coaches Association ABCA to bring you the game’s most comprehensive assortment of practice activities.
The baseball drill book features 198 drills proven to improve individual and team performance. Former fresno state coach bob bennett, wichita state’s gene stephenson, lewis-clark state’s ed cheff, ripon college’s gordie gillespie, and South Carolina’s Ray Tanner are among the greats who present their best practice drills and insights for improving these skills:• Conditioning and warm-up• Throwing and catching• Base running and sliding• Hitting and bunting• Pitching• Fielding• Offensive and defensive tacticsEach drill follows a concise format.
The Baseball Drill Book #ad - Glean tactical advice such as how to get a teammate home from third when a key run is needed and how to “sit on” certain pitches while at the plate. Drill modifications are included so that each drill can be modified to fit specific needs. Additional chapters explain how to effectively and efficiently incorporate drills in practice sessions and to simulate game situations.
. First, the primary skill or tactic to be enhanced is identified, then procedure and setup details are provided.
A Saint in the City: Stories of Champions from the Barrio#ad - Such is the case in a saint in the City, the touching memoir from Santa Ana High School wrestling coach, Scott Glabb. Glabb’s lifestory highlights the rewards of true grit and determination. The students that glabb helped to save were more than just behaviorally-challenged malcontents; many were from crime-laden backgrounds, and nearly all never saw a reason to hope for anything until he came along.
A Saint in the City: Stories of Champions from the Barrio #ad - As a result, his story stands out from so many others who tend to give in at the first sign of trouble, as his efforts remind us that the greatest victories are always the hardest fought. In such situations, the temptation is always to put forth a minimal amount of effort before walking away, not only stared adversity directly in the face, though, frustrated; Glabb, he also pressed on in spite of it.
Society is rife with inspirational teachers who have taken on seemingly insurmountable challenges and wrestled victory from the jaws of defeat. Uplifting, inspiring, and with a triumphant tone, A Saint in the City is a supremely encouraging read.
Relentless Optimism: How a Commitment to Positive Thinking Changes Everything Sports for the Soul Book 3Shamrock New Media, Inc. #ad - Studies prove that positive thinkers are happier, healthier, and more successful than everyone else. Positive thinking leads to positive outcomes. Discover the simple, proven techniques for becoming a more positive person. Researchers have found that optimistic people live longer, have more energy, are more productive, have healthier relationships, make better decisions, are less stressed, live healthier, have more successful careers, and not surprisingly are much happier than pessimists.
Study after study proves this. It takes discipline, commitment, and a proper understanding of what optimism really means in a world that is constantly throwing new challenges at us. This is a book for anyone who wants to put optimism to work in their life with practical, proven techniques. His dream, he believes, was not meant to be.
Relentless Optimism: How a Commitment to Positive Thinking Changes Everything Sports for the Soul Book 3 #ad - That is, until Bobby meets an unconventional manager named Wally Hogan. It takes a lot more than repeating feel-good platitudes to make positive thinking work in your life. He teaches him proven, real-world techniques for building and sustaining optimism. These methods have an immediate impact on Bobby’s life and they will have an immediate impact on yours as well.
This book will show you just how powerful a positive attitude can be and it will teach you how to use positive thinking to make your biggest dreams come true.
Mind of a Superior Hitter: The Art, Science and Philosophy#ad - Throughout, players and coaches are provided valuable information on what it takes to become a better all-around hitter. Mind of a superior hitter: the art, science, and Philosophy takes an in-depth look into the key aspects of becoming a great hitter from a psychological, emotional and strategic perspective.
The book is designed to enhance the intelligence of hitters in both baseball and softball on a level that is unprecedented. It includes quotes and advice from some of the top hitting coaches in the world, former professional players and prominent minds that have contributed to today’s leading hitting ideologies.
Mind of a Superior Hitter: The Art, Science and Philosophy #ad - Hitters of all ages will learn how to: - mentally deal with slumps - develop improved focused in their training- become a better situational hitter- customize their swing to fit their strengths- be more confident and positive in their approach input from master teacher’s of hitting such as: · Steve Springer, former professional player and hitting coach· C.
J. Stewart, 4-time all-american softball player, former professional player and private hitting coach for pro players· Laura Berg, 4-time Olympian and Olympic Hall of Famer· Jacob Cruz, former MLB player and professional hitting instructor.
The Playmaker's Advantage: How to Raise Your Mental Game to the Next LevelGallery/Jeter Publishing #ad - Discover how to improve your mental game, the next frontier in sports training, to become the Playmaker, no matter your age or experience. Coaches search for it. Athletes want it. The playmaker on any sports team possesses it: an elusive, intangible quality combining anticipation, perception, and decision-making skills.
. Fans love it. This quality raises their game above the competition and allows them to pass when no one else can, and ultimately, anticipate the movement of opponents, avoid costly mental mistakes, hold the team together. Now, for the first time, top level coaches and trainers reveal their best practices and the cognitive science research that unlock the secrets of the playmaker's keen sense of awareness.
The Playmaker's Advantage: How to Raise Your Mental Game to the Next Level #ad - Parents dream of it. Just as tests of speed, and agility have provided a baseline of physiological biomarkers, pattern recognition, anticipation, coaches can now capture cognitive metrics including attention, strength, and the ability to take quick, decisive action during the chaos of competition. Combining sports psychology with sports science, college and professional, including youth, high school, athletes of all ages, can learn to train their brain under pressure.
The playmaker's advantage is a groundbreaking book that will educate developing, about this essential creative capability in an accessible, young athletes, along with their parents and coaches, easy to understand method.