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PODCAST: From Non-Drafted To 1st Rd Pick, The Mental Game of Josh Jung

Josh Jung attended Douglas MacArthur High School in San Antonio, Texas where he starred in both baseball and football.  Undrafted out of high school he enrolled at Texas Tech University to play college baseball for the Red Raiders.   Jung had one of the most historic careers in Tech history as he worked himself into a 3x NCAA All-American, played for the Team USA Collegiate National Team and in 2019 was the Texas Rangers 1st Round Pick, 8th overall. Josh has been a student of the Mental Game of Baseball since he was 11 years old.

Competing One Shot at a Time: Mastering Golf Mental Performance

When you’re first learning golf, the physical skills like foot placement, swing management, and course management are important to learn. But once you start competing at higher levels, everyone already knows all the physical stuff well. Which means that you are probably not physically or mechanically better than the person standing next to you. Talent… Read More

From Worst to First in MLB History: The Corbin Burnes Case Study 

Great athletes are great for a lot of reasons. Often one of those reasons is pure talent. When you combine pure talent with consistent physical strength and conditioning, you get something magical – like going 7-0 and helping your team get to the National League Championship Game in your rookie season. That is what Corbin… Read More

PODCAST: The Mental Performance Training Behind Baseball’s Biggest Story of 2021

Corbin Burnes is in the midst of the biggest turn around in baseball history. We have worked together since September 2019 and in this podcast he gives you tremendous insight into this mental preparation process and gives you a blueprint for what elite mental performance training looks like for someone who is one of the best in the world.

PODCAST: The Mental Game Success Strategies of Baseball’s Best Hitter

Sean “The Mayor” Casey played MLB from 1997-2008 with The Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates, Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox. Casey, a 3x MLB All-Star has a career batting average of .302, hit 130 HRs and drove in 735 RBI. In this podcast he shares his Mental Game success strategies and secrets so you can be a better hitter.

3 Tips for throwing more strikes and winning more games

Walk. Walk. 2-0 count.  Chances are if you have been a pitcher for awhile, then you had an inning start like this. And, you know it can continue one of two ways. Either you settle down, find your rhythm and follow this up with something like: K. Ground out. K. Or … you spiral out… Read More

PODCAST: How mental performance can improve sleep, recovery and the results your clients get on a daily basis

Brian Cain joins Nick Lamb, creator of the sleep coach summit and four top sleep and recovery coaches to talk about the 10 pillars of mental performance mastery and their effect on sleep.

PODCAST: Mind, Body, Spirit – A Recipe For Major League Success

Zach Brandon is the mental skills coordinator for the Arizona Diamondbacks, where he helps baseball’s best players reach their maximum potential. Zach’s approach to developing a strong mind, body and spirit is as applicable to life as it is on the diamond.

PODCAST: Mental Performance Strategies from Combat and Baseball for Life Success

Dr. Doug Chadwick is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point where he was a standout football player on Army’s nationally ranked team. He is currently the head of mental performance for the Colorado Rockies. In this podcast we talk about MPM strategies from combat and baseball that you can apply directly to your life.

PODCAST: From MLB Player to MLB MPM Coach, Zach Sorenson Shares System For Developing Winner‪s‬

Zach Sorensen is a former Major League Baseball Player with the Cleveland Indians and Los Angeles Angels. The 3x All-American at Wichita State has worked as a mental performance coach with the Texas Rangers and is currently serving in that capacity with the Atlanta Braves.

PODCAST: Kris Goodman – MPM Athlete To MPM Coach, Turning Passion to Professio‪n‬

Kris Goodman is a mental performance coach in the Tampa Bay Rays organization. Goodman was a stand out player at The University of Iowa where I had the privilege of working with him as the team’s mental performance consultant. “Goody” would go on to be selected by the Miami Marlins in the 2015 MLB draft. After his professional career, he went on to receive his masters in applied sport psychology at Minnesota State, Mankato. In this podcast, “Goody” shares how he has parlayed his mental performance experiences as a player into his passion and now his profession.

The Benefits of Mental Performance Mastery (MPM) Training

“What exactly is Mental Performance Training?” It’s a question I get asked a lot. My response? Do you want to know what it is? Or what the benefits are? Mental Performance Training is the art and science of overcoming the barriers that get in the way of performing at your highest level. Meh. Okay … Here’s the message that gets me pumped:
Mental Performance Training helps you ACHIEVE YOUR BIGGEST GOALS. Yes! So much better. You are here because you have BIG goals for yourself and the athletes you coach. Can I tell you a secret? Mental Performance Training is what’s going to get you and your athletes to achieve those goals…