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Welcome to the Catching Machine Performance Podcast: Your one-stop-shop for all things- catching. This is your host, Kyle Brennan, B.S., CSCS. The performance podcast will cover a wide range of catching-related topics such as specific skill work, pitch calling, mental fortitude, leadership, teamwork, and the rabbit hole of performance (I.e., Strength training, agility, mobility, arm care, recovery nutrition, and sleep).For more information about this podcast, the topics discussed, or my other related content, visit www.catchingmachine.com, or follow me at @catchingmachine_performance over on Instagram.

Welcome to the Catching Machine Performance Podcast: Your one-stop-shop for all things- catching. This is your host, Kyle Brennan, B.S., CSCS. The performance podcast will cover a wide range of catching-related topics such as specific skill work, pitch calling, mental fortitude, leadership, teamwork, and the rabbit hole of performance (I.e., Strength training, agility, mobility, arm care, recovery nutrition, and sleep).For more information about this podcast, the topics discussed, or my other related content, visit www.catchingmachine.com, or follow me at @catchingmachine_performance over on Instagram.
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United States

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Welcome to the Catching Machine Performance Podcast: Your one-stop-shop for all things- catching. This is your host, Kyle Brennan, B.S., CSCS. The performance podcast will cover a wide range of catching-related topics such as specific skill work, pitch calling, mental fortitude, leadership, teamwork, and the rabbit hole of performance (I.e., Strength training, agility, mobility, arm care, recovery nutrition, and sleep).For more information about this podcast, the topics discussed, or my other related content, visit www.catchingmachine.com, or follow me at @catchingmachine_performance over on Instagram.

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English


Episodes

CMPP04 - Mound Visits - When to do them. What to say.

9/18/2019
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In this solo episode, I discussed when to take mount visits and what to say! Here are the details: I don’t think catchers are the best pitching coaches. Instead, we can be a great resource. We are here to serve the pitcher. Reasons to go out there What to say? Tips on how to speak with older players as a young member of the team. When to give brutally honest feedback vs. positive encouragement.

Duration:00:22:03

CMPP03 - Become an elite teammate with Ben Haefner

9/11/2019
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In this episode, we had on guest Ben Haefner. Ben was a 1st-team all MAC conference SS for Buffalo and the best teammate I’ve ever known in nearly 20 years. Ben later went on to play for Sam Houston St., a perennial top cultured program in the country under Coach Matt Deggs. Ben is a current physical therapy student as well as a college summer-ball coach. Topics discussed: -Pregame routine -Dealing with lineup and schedule uncertainty as a platoon player -Handling a lack of...

Duration:00:47:43

CMPP02 - Intro

9/4/2019
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Hey guys! The second episode discusses my motivation to start the podcast, what you can expect from the podcast, and where my online database is heading. Please check out https://www.catchingmachine.com/ and send me an email (kyle@catchingmachine.com) or Instagram DM (@catchingmachine_performance) with some brutally honest feedback. It is going to take me some time to get good at this, (like many months) but I'm pumped to improve!

Duration:00:05:22

CMPP01 - Receiving/Blocking Struggles. Visual Focus.

7/31/2019
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Hey guys! Welcome to our first Catching Machine Performance Podcast. I didn't want to wait until I had everything correctly set up, so I shot from the hip and recorded this episode with my iPhone. The production quality will improve as I continue to get my feet wet. Episode 1 discusses adjusting our focus and expectations to the hitter's mid-shin, as that is the most information-dense area. Focusing in on this location makes the receiving and blocking decisions much more...

Duration:00:23:28