Coaching the Mental Game

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Lyons Press #ad - Author H. A. Not only a wonderful asset to athletic coaches, this book will also prove to be a motivational resource for workers in all industries as well as in the game of life. Whoever claims winning isn't everything obviously has not spoken with an athletic coach. Coaching the mental game offers coaches of all sports a definitive volume for effectively understanding an athlete's mental awareness, which in turn will help drive success.

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.

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The Mental Keys to Hitting: A Handbook of Strategies for Performance Enhancement

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Diamond 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.

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The Mental Game of Baseball: A Guide to Peak Performance

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Lyons Press #ad - In this book, authors H. A. 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, coaches, agents, managers, and administrators as well as fans who want a more in-depth look at the makeup of the complete baseball player.

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The Mental ABC's of Pitching: A Handbook for Performance Enhancement

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Diamond Communications #ad - Author H. A. 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. Perfect for pitchers who need that extra edge or hitters who want to better understand the mental moves on the mound.

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Ninety Percent Mental: An All-Star Player Turned Mental Skills Coach Reveals the Hidden Game of Baseball

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Da Capo Press #ad - 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. 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, game-changing managers and executives Joe Torre, Brian Sabean, Anthony Rizzo, Andrew Miller, and Greg Maddux, Craig Biggio, Bruce Bochy, and current star players Jon Lester, including legendary players who Tewksbury played with and against such as Mark McGwire, 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. 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.

Ninety Percent Mental: An All-Star Player Turned Mental Skills Coach Reveals the Hidden Game of Baseball #ad - 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. Tewksbury explores the fascinating psychology behind baseball, and strategic thinking to maximize performance, self-awareness, such as how players use techniques of imagery, and how a pitcher's strategy changes throughout a game.

Ninety percent mental will deliver an unprecedented look at the mound games and mind games of Major League Baseball.

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Mind of a Superior Hitter: The Art, Science and Philosophy

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#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. 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, and philosophy takes an in-depth look into the key aspects of becoming a great hitter from a psychological, Science, emotional and strategic perspective.

Mind of a Superior Hitter: The Art, Science and Philosophy #ad - The book is designed to enhance the intelligence of hitters in both baseball and softball on a level that is unprecedented. Throughout, players and coaches are provided valuable information on what it takes to become a better all-around hitter. Stewart, 4-time olympian and olympic hall of famer· jacob cruz, former professional player and private hitting coach for pro players· Laura Berg, 4-time All-American softball player, former MLB player and professional hitting instructor.

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The Baseball Drill Book

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Human Kinetics Publishers #ad - 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. 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.

First, the primary skill or tactic to be enhanced is identified, then procedure and setup details are provided. Illustrations for proper technique are also included, followed by coaching insight to help you sharpen players’ understanding of the game’s finer points. 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 #ad - The baseball drill book features 198 drills proven to improve individual and team performance. In all, the baseball drill Book provides the essential link between initial skill learning and winning performance on the diamond. Former fresno state coach bob bennett, lewis-clark state’s ed cheff, ripon college’s gordie gillespie, wichita state’s gene stephenson, 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.

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The Mental Game of Baseball: A Guide to Peak Performance

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Taylor Trade Publishing #ad - 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.

The Mental Game of Baseball: A Guide to Peak Performance #ad - Here in the third edition, authors H. A. Without a doubt the classic guide to mental performance enhancement for baseball. 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.

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A Saint in the City: Stories of Champions from the Barrio

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#ad - Uplifting, inspiring, and with a triumphant tone, A Saint in the City is a supremely encouraging read. 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. Such is the case in a saint in the City, the touching memoir from Santa Ana High School wrestling coach, Scott Glabb.

A Saint in the City: Stories of Champions from the Barrio #ad - 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. Society is rife with inspirational teachers who have taken on seemingly insurmountable challenges and wrestled victory from the jaws of defeat.

. In such situations, the temptation is always to put forth a minimal amount of effort before walking away, though, not only stared adversity directly in the face, frustrated; Glabb, he also pressed on in spite of it.

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Mind Gym: An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence

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McGraw-Hill Education #ad - Praise for mind gym"Believing in yourself is paramount to success for any athlete. Gary has important lessons to teach, and you'll find the exercises fun and beneficial. Jason kidd, nba all-star and olympic gold-medal winnerin mind Gym, noted sports psychology consultant Gary Mack explains how your mind influences your performance on the field or on the court as much as your physical skill does, if not more so.

Mind Gym: An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence #ad - . Through forty accessible lessons and inspirational anecdotes from prominent athletes--many of whom he has worked with--you will learn the same techniques and exercises Mack uses to help elite athletes build mental "muscle. Mind gym will give you the "head edge" over the competition. Gary's lessons and David's writing provide examples of the importance of the mental game.

Ben crenshaw, two-time masters champion and former Ryder Cup captain"Mind Gym hits a home run. If you want to build mental muscle for the major leagues, read this book. Ken griffey Jr. Major league baseball mvp"i read Mind Gym on my way to the Sydney Olympics and really got a lot out of it.

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Relentless Optimism: How a Commitment to Positive Thinking Changes Everything Sports for the Soul Book 3

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Shamrock New Media, Inc. #ad - His dream, he believes, was not meant to be. That is, until Bobby meets an unconventional manager named Wally Hogan. Discover the simple, proven techniques for becoming a more positive person. More mental coach than baseball manager, Wally teaches Bobby that if you want to change your life, you have to first change your thinking.

As you’ll see in this book, developing a positive mindset gives Bobby a renewed chance to make his dreams come true—not just in baseball, but in all areas of his life. Wally teaches bobby what it means to be an optimist and what it takes to maintain a positive attitude through the ups and downs of life.

Relentless Optimism: How a Commitment to Positive Thinking Changes Everything Sports for the Soul Book 3 #ad - . However, a lot has been misunderstood about what it means to be a positive thinker and what it takes to maintain an optimistic mindset. 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.

Studies prove that positive thinkers are happier, healthier, and more successful than everyone else. It takes a lot more than repeating feel-good platitudes to make positive thinking work in your life. This is a book for anyone who has ever questioned whether positive thinking really “works. It’s also a book for those who have tried to develop a more positive attitude, doubt, but have found it difficult to eliminate the voices of fear, and cynicism.

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