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10
2011

Life, The Fastball Training Book, and Plans for 2012

I said in my last post that I hoped to update this blog twice per week. Sadly, with my more-than-full-time day job consuming many hours per week and my nearly-five month old son demanding much of my free time (not to mention running the Elite Baseball Training program), this is going to be nothing m...

10
26
2011

A Few Words About the 2011 Baseball Offseason

Well, the 2011 baseball offseason has officially arrived at Driveline Baseball / Driveline Athletics. My last fall ball game was over the weekend, and all of our clients have finished their fall ball, tennis, or are training for the 2012 season anyway (a former pro and Olympic pitcher trying to get...

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13
2011

The Best Thing to Do to Ruin Your Fastball Velocity

While supervising a youth session of our Elite Baseball Training group, one of my clients asked me “What’s the best thing you can do for fastball velocity?” I told him the same thing I tell everyone: Throw. He said that he loved to throw long toss and felt that he got a lot out of...

06
17
2011

The Fallacy of Hard Work

I get it a lot from potential clients: “I’m interested in working hard to play college baseball.” “I definitely have the desire to play pro ball.” “I will do what it takes to make it at the next level.” Except that the majority of people who say this have no...