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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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United States

Description:

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.

Language:

English


Episodes

CCA Podcast 206 – Getting your pitchers ready for opening day

2/17/2020
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Where we start planning our bullpen sessions How many pitchers we try to get ready for opening day How often our pitchers throw bullpens in the preseason The environment we want when we throw bullpens in the pre-season to get pitchers ready for opening day Resources of the Show Green, Yellow, Red pitcher programming for workload - How we manage our pitchers in season and in the pre-season to help them build velocity and remain healthy....

Duration:00:15:10

Pitchers and Catchers Report!!

2/11/2020
"Pitchers and catchers report" Tomorrow (2/12/20), you will hear four of the greatest words ever spoken in the English language (for us baseball nuts anyway), "pitchers and catchers report" In honor of this day, I have put together some great resources for you to use during your bullpen sessions this season, check them out below: Quality Strike Chart (bullpen session) <~~~ Use this to chart pitchers during their pens Catcher Responsibilities During Bullpens <~~~ Print this chart and laminate...

Duration:00:03:38

CCA Podcast 205 – Bucketing Hitters By Weakness in 2020

2/10/2020
In this episode you will learn: Why you should bucket your hitters My plan for bucketing our hitters this year The buckets I'm creating for my hitters What drills and protocols I plan on giving each bucket When we plan on doing this in practice Resources of the Show Recognizing, Diagnosing, and Common Hitting Flaws eCourse - From assessment to what drills to prescribe fore your hitters. 5 Chaos Hitting Drills to challenge your hitters in batting practice. The hitting pyramid - The skills I...

Duration:00:24:02

CCA Podcast 204 – Dirt ball reads, base running efficiency, and taking over a program

2/3/2020
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: How to improve your players dirt ball reads How to organize practices for base running to be more efficient How you can change a culture in a program you are taking over. Why your players may not trust you right away. Resources of the Show Join Cornerstone Elite to be a part of your next member call - Plus get access to all of our chaos hitting drills, variability pitching drills, practice plans, hitting plans and eCourses. Get a sample of...

Duration:00:25:38

Mini – Blast Motion Games Sample

1/31/2020
In this episode, you will learn: How to use Blast Motion sensors in a competitive environment to create a good attack angle. Get a sample of Cornerstone Elite by clicking HERE. Take advantage of our Spring Training Special $1 for a 30 day trial. . I'm only letting 15 members in so I can give each member the personalized attention and help they deserve!

Duration:00:04:55

CCA Podcast 203 – Running Tryouts in 2020 Part 2

1/27/2020
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: A better way to test your players hitting ability How to determine player's speed more than a 60 yard dash. How to evaluate in a more game-like setting How to evaluate pitchers, infielders, outfielders, hitters and catchers in practice. Q and A with listeners Resources of the Show Take advantage of one of the 20 Super Bowl LIV memberships (54% off the monthly price) and bring player development into the team setting. Get our tryout...

Duration:00:41:42

CCA Podcast 202 – Running tryouts in 2020 Part 1

1/20/2020
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Good set ups for tryouts Why tryouts may be a bit slower than your normal practices If you're not doing this during tryouts, you're missing out! Why tryouts are good for competition EVEN IF you don't have that many players trying out. The downfall of many showcases Resources of the Show Get our tryout evaluation form completely FREE! Take part in our next Elite Member's Q and A by Joining Cornerstone Elite Take the next steps with your...

Duration:00:24:38

CCA Podcast 201 – January Elite Q and A Sneak Peek – Practice Planning

1/13/2020
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will: Get a sneak peek inside an Elite Member's Q and A Learn how to get involved in our next Elite Member's Q and A Is a pitcher first practice right for our program? Should I practice my varsity and JV teams together? What should I do if players get to practice early? Join our next Q and A by joining Cornerstone Elite Today! .fca_eoi_form{ margin: auto; } .fca_eoi_form p { width: auto; } #fca_eoi_form_12075 input{ max-width: 9999px;...

Duration:00:17:05

CCA Podcast 200 – Best of 2019 Part 2

1/6/2020
Here is an indexed list of topics in today's best of CCA 2019 podcast part #2! 3:27 - CCA Podcast 173 - The value of hitting protocols that DON'T translate directly into the game - To listen to this entire episode, go to https://www.cornerstonecoachingacademy.com/173 13:45 - Mini - I'm stronger, I Win - To listen to this entire episode, go to https://www.cornerstonecoachingacademy.com/mini-stronger/ 16:30 - CCA Podcast - Is Bat Speed Overrated - To listen to this entire episode, go to...

Duration:00:49:58

CCA Podcast 199 – Best of 2019

12/30/2019
Here is an indexed list of topics in today's best of CCA 2019 podcast part #1! 2:00 - Mini - Choosing positions at a young age. The whole episode can be found at https://www.cornerstonecoachingacademy.com/mini-positions/ 3:22 - Episode 172 - Things I learned at our hitting pyramid in 2019 - This whole episode can be found at https://www.cornerstonecoachingacademy.com/172/ 6:50 - Episode 156 - Elite Member's Q and A Sneak Peek - Helping hitters recognize and hit breaking balls - This whole...

Duration:00:49:54

CCA Podcast 198 – The Batting Practice Continuum – Web Clinic

12/16/2019
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Why traditional BP isn't likely to improve your hitters The batting practice continuum from least to most game-like Ideas for overcoming limitations and obstacles in BP Specific drills you can use to make your practice more game-like Q and A on running batting practice in your specific setting Resources of the show: Sign up for next week's LIVE web clinic on using random drills in practice (not just hitting!) Join Cornerstone Elite for 3...

Duration:01:01:46

CCA Podcast – Sneak Peek Inside December Q and A

12/9/2019
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: How to get your specific questions answered by Coach Kyle Nelson How to teach players to read dirt balls The different ways you can teach players to read dirt balls, and what you should be working on in practice What normal spin rates are for high school fastballs How we used the DK Spinball to help our pitchers last year Resources of the Show Take part in next month's Q and A, join Cornerstone Elite Today! If you're not quite ready to be...

Duration:00:15:49

CCA Podcast 196 – How to steal bases more efficiently next season

12/1/2019
In this episode of the CCA podcast you will learn: What I look for in the pitchers to try to steal The timings I use when looking at pitchers and catchers to steal bases What I add to that calculation for the time of infielders making the tag on a normal play The pitch we try to run on The steals that don't show up on the stat sheet, but they count the same! Resources of the Show Bring modern day player development into the team setting... Join CCA Elite for 30 days for just $1

Duration:00:16:46

Mini – Three tips for running great practices in a team setting

11/30/2019
In this Mini-Podcast, you will learn three tips to run great practices in a team setting. Join Cornerstone Elite for just $1 for 30 days with our Black Friday Special! Join Today for Just $1

Duration:00:08:51

CCA Podcast 195 – What to do AFTER you run your hitting assessment

11/25/2019
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: What to do after you run your hitting assessment The buckets I'm planning on using next year to address individual weaknesses Two possible ways you can organize your team to allow players to work on their weaknesses. What ALL high school and travel players need work on. Some ideas of what to work on within each bucket Resources of the Show Join Cornerstone Elite during our Black Friday Special to get 1 of our 50 $1 - 30 day trial...

Duration:00:20:15

Mini – What have I been up to – November 22nd

11/22/2019
In this Mini Podcast, I talk about what I've been up to from an administrative stand point. There's a lot that goes on behind the scenes! .fca_eoi_form{ margin: auto; } .fca_eoi_form p { width: auto; } #fca_eoi_form_12075 input{ max-width: 9999px; }#fca_eoi_form_12075 .fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper {display: none !important;}#fca_eoi_form_12075 .fca_eoi_form_input_element::-webkit-input-placeholder {opacity:0.6;color:#595252;}#fca_eoi_form_12075...

Duration:00:09:14

CCA Podcast 194 – Running a Hitting Assessment With Your Team

11/18/2019
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Why you should run a hitting assessment with your team Two possible set ups for a hitting for a hitting team based hitting assessment Everything you will need to consider from technology to data recording to coach allocation Should you do your hitting assessment using a BP pitcher, a machine, or something else? How to ensure you're able to compare apples to apples each time you do an assessment. Resources of the Show Black Friday Waiting...

Duration:00:21:10

Mini – Hitting Assessment

11/16/2019
Join me tomorrow for our Live Web Clinic on Running a Hitting Assessment With Your Team at 11:00-11:30am Central Time. Sign Up Here

Duration:00:04:30

CCA Podcast 193 – Jump starting your offseason conditioning program

11/11/2019
In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: What does our warm-up look like What lifts should you become really good at teaching? What lifts we avoid Aside from lifting, the benefit our players get from our weight lifting program What you should do during the season to keep your players strong all year. .fca_eoi_form{ margin: auto; } .fca_eoi_form p { width: auto; } #fca_eoi_form_12539 input{ max-width: 9999px; }#fca_eoi_form_12539 .fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper {display: none...

Duration:00:16:17

Mini – What if I throw bad batting practice?

11/7/2019
In this Cornerstone Mini Podcast, I answer the question, what to do if you throw bad batting practice? Join the Black Friday Waiting List today: A 48 hour head start to get 1 of the 50 memberships available from Black Friday to Cyber Monday 2018 and 2019 Online Winter Clinics as a BONUS for joining before Black Friday Lots of FREE contact sent directly to you between now and Black Friday only for those on the waiting list. Join the Waiting List Today!

Duration:00:04:34