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How I Became A Better Coach Jan 12, 2023

Health and Coaching 

When I first got done playing and got into coaching, I thought to myself, this is awesome. 

I spent my entire life pushing...

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I Teach HITTERS To Become Their Own Hitting Coach Jan 12, 2023

The Job of a Hitting Coach

‘You hire me to one day fire me’

 

I told that to a pro client one time. Maybe not the...

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Early Season Struggles Jan 12, 2023

It’s officially baseball season.

The weather is starting to warm up.

Let's hypothetically say you’ve been working hard...

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Swing Decisions Separate The Good From The GREAT Jan 12, 2023
 

When you think about the best hitters in baseball, you immediately think of all of the highlight reels, HRs, and bat flips that you see online.
 

However, what...

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Parenting And Coaching Are The Same Jan 12, 2023
 

Parents are Coaches

I have had parents tell me…

“I’ve told him the exact same thing, but he won’t...

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Teaching Hitter's to be Their OWN Hitting Coach Jan 12, 2023

Teaching Hitter's to be Their OWN Hitting Coach

 


When you’re in the box, it’s just you and the pitcher. 

Nothing else...

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Underrated Skill of a Great Coach Jan 12, 2023

Underrated Skill of a Great Coach

Let me tell you a quick story.

This past season I was coaching in the Orioles organization.

Each day I would...
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How To Communicate With Players Jan 12, 2023

Underrated Skill of a Great Coach

Let me tell you a quick story.

This past season I was coaching in the Orioles organization.

Each day I would...
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The College Recruiting Journey Jan 12, 2023

Where are my OFFERS?!

I WAS convinced I needed to play at a Power 5 

 

Where are all my SEC offers?!

I got a 10 at Perfect Game.

...

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I HATE STRIKING OUT Jan 12, 2023

I HATE STRIKING OUT

How do we help our hitters strike out less? 

Strikeouts are going up at every level of baseball. 

Why is...

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#1 Overlooked Part Of Coaching Jan 12, 2023

The Human Element 

I am a curious person 

 

I like to ask questions and reflect on the answers given.

Every time I've been...

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The Transfer Portal (How it affects College Baseball Recruiting) Jan 10, 2023

"It's the Wild West out here, Patrick.” 

 

That's what a D1 recruiting coordinator told me not that long ago. 

 

"It used to be a gentleman's handshake, that...

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