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The top resource for youth, travel and high school baseball coaches. This podcast will cover a range of topics including coaching philosophy, hitting, pitching, fielding, conditioning and other topics relevant to coaching amateur baseball.

The top resource for youth, travel and high school baseball coaches. This podcast will cover a range of topics including coaching philosophy, hitting, pitching, fielding, conditioning and other topics relevant to coaching amateur baseball.
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The top resource for youth, travel and high school baseball coaches. This podcast will cover a range of topics including coaching philosophy, hitting, pitching, fielding, conditioning and other topics relevant to coaching amateur baseball.

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English


Episodes

CCA Podcast 152 – The tools we are using to train our hitters and how we use them

10/15/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy Podcast, you will learn: The tools we are using to teach our hitters How we use some of the new tools we recently acquired How you can get these tools on a strict budget What I started with as a first year head coach. Which tools I […] The post CCA Podcast 152 – The tools we are using to train our hitters and how we use them appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:32:13

CCA Podcast 151 – My hitters can’t hit slow pitching

10/8/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you get a peak INSIDE the Elite Member's area with a small sample of our Member's only Q and A: Why mindset may be an issue with players adjusting to slower pitchers How I would address timing issues in general with my hitters Some of the drills we […] The post CCA Podcast 151 – My hitters can’t hit slow pitching appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:12:34

CCA Podcast 150 – Setting a high floor for your program

10/1/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: How to build a successful team and program year after year What I view as the most important thing for program building. How I go about player development Why my reaction to umpires has an effect on our performance How your emotional control can impact […] The post CCA Podcast 150 – Setting a high floor for your program appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:17:54

CCA Podcast 149 – You didn’t fix their swing… and that’s OK!

9/10/2018
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In this SHORT episode, you will learn: Why player development is a long game, not an instant fix. Why that 30 minute hitting lesson didn't "fix" anything Where we're headed with player development Resources of the show: Join our Bronze Membership, get access to hundreds of podcast upgrades & email updates on our best content! […] The post CCA Podcast 149 – You didn’t fix their swing… and that’s OK! appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:08:07

CCA Podcast 148 – The hitting pyramid

9/3/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy Podcast, you will learn: Why we prioritize the hitting pyramid the way we do The BIG mistake I made during my early years as a coach with hitting approach. How we work on pitch recognition and hitting plan Why bat speed is so important Why you […] The post CCA Podcast 148 – The hitting pyramid appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:21:43

CCA Podcast 147 – How I addressed the naive question in my program

8/27/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: The areas of my program where I "started over" A position by position look at how we tried to "build a better mousetrap" What I did to help improve our practices so that each position and each skill got what it needed to translate practice […] The post CCA Podcast 147 – How I addressed the naive question in my program appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:21:50

CCA Podcast 146 – The naive question

8/20/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Why the way we've done things isn't always the best How falling into the trap of doing the same thing year after year can hurt your team The questions you should be asking to find a better way of teaching. The specific things YOUR program […] The post CCA Podcast 146 – The naive question appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:22:47

CCA Podcast 145 – New ideas for “pitcher first” practices

8/6/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast you will learn: If pitching is really 33-50% of the game, why don't we use use that much time on it in practice? Why I believe our staff has fallen behind What we are doing about it How we are planning on fully implementing Driveline's program into our […] The post CCA Podcast 145 – New ideas for “pitcher first” practices appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:20:58

CCA Podcast 144 – Bouncing back from failure, traditional and outside the box approaches

7/30/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: The "obvious" traditional approach to adverse reactions and why it might work. Why you could be the problem... Some outside the box ideas for handling failure that seem silly, but do work. The game we play in practice to help players learn to deal with […] The post CCA Podcast 144 – Bouncing back from failure, traditional and outside the box approaches appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:14:21

CCA Podcast 143 – How to break up your practice time

7/23/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: How to utilize your warm up properly Practice efficiency tips How to audit your practices The most important 10 minutes of practice How much time we spend on hitting/bat speed development How much time we spend on hitting/decision making How much time we spend on […] The post CCA Podcast 143 – How to break up your practice time appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:19:01

CCA Podcast 142 – 5 coaching hacks to save you time and energy

7/16/2018
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In this episode of the CCA podcast, you will learn: How to set your coaching operations manual after just one season The rate at which change should happen within a program. What to do with all your drills How to know "did I cover that?" How to multiply your coaching staff Resources […] The post CCA Podcast 142 – 5 coaching hacks to save you time and energy appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:14:45

CCA Podcast 141 – Addressing the challenges of simulating the game in practice

7/9/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Tips for overcoming the challenges of simulating the game for: Pitchers Outfielders Infielders Catchers Hitters Base runners Resources of the Show Report containing this podcasts tools for creating more game like practices including our S-T-R-I-K-E-S game for pitchers, our NFL WR drill, our Around the […] The post CCA Podcast 141 – Addressing the challenges of simulating the game in practice appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:24:05

CCA Podcast 140 – Why is baseball so difficult to simulate in practice?

6/25/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy podcast, you will learn: Why baseball presents unique challenges for building practice plans What challenges are presented at each position that coaches need to overcome in order to make their practices game-like. Resources of the show 5 hitting drills that translate practice skill to game performance. […] The post CCA Podcast 140 – Why is baseball so difficult to simulate in practice? appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:20:49

CCA Podcast 139 – Happy Father’s Day and Thank You

6/17/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, I say thank you to my dad and all the dads out there who take time each day to improve our game and the lives of those who participate in it. The post CCA Podcast 139 – Happy Father’s Day and Thank You appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:08:50

CCA Podcast 138 – 6 areas you should assess in your post season evaluation

6/11/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy Podcast, you will learn: The different types of communication you need to evaluate The thing I look at most when evaluating my coaching staff How your practice organization can be influence by your overall program philosophy. How I am organizing my practices next year to put or […] The post CCA Podcast 138 – 6 areas you should assess in your post season evaluation appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:18:16

CCA Podcast 137 – Teaching mechanics through outcomes

6/4/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy, you will earn: Why talking mechanics can be a bad idea What you can do instead to change mechanics The top two things we want our hitters to do Which is more important, launch angle or exit velocity? Resources of the show If you're […] The post CCA Podcast 137 – Teaching mechanics through outcomes appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:16:59

CCA Podcast 136 – Individual vs. Team Development

5/28/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy Podcast, you will learn: Why you must appease both the "going on to college crowd" and the "this is my last hurrah" crowd" Why it's ok for players to #beselfish How do you know if you've gone too far in one direction How do you find the […] The post CCA Podcast 136 – Individual vs. Team Development appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:21:10

CCA Podcast 135 – Why you need to be lifting weights your entire season

5/21/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Why your players could be their weakest at the most important time of the year What you should be doing in the weight room during the season. How often you should be in the weight room during the season? Why in season weight training for […] The post CCA Podcast 135 – Why you need to be lifting weights your entire season appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:17:36

CCA Podcast 134 – 6 things I (re)learned the value of in 2018

5/14/2018
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In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Bunting? To bunt or not to bunt... Get the ball in play or hit for power? Why the MOST efficient practice isn't always the best Keep the ball down! Or should you? Find something straight and hammer it The hit and run is back in […] The post CCA Podcast 134 – 6 things I (re)learned the value of in 2018 appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:22:47

CCA Podcast 133 – 5 often overlooked things you can do to improve your practices

4/23/2018
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In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy, you will learn: Avoid the 3 "evil Ls" of practice How you can maximize your warm-up When and how you should do baserunning in practice When you should hit in practice Why a "rest" station can be very helpful with hitting, especially for young hitters Why we […] The post CCA Podcast 133 – 5 often overlooked things you can do to improve your practices appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.

Duration:00:17:27