By Jerry Kindall, John Winkin

Offers a finished consultant to training baseball with contributions from twenty-seven coaches who proportion their secrets and techniques to successful; and provides suggestion on development and dealing with a software, perform classes, crew techniques, participant motivation and management, and making baseball fun.

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It is amazing how much improvement can be accomplished with some conversation and some extra work. It can be fun. Know your players the good things and the amusing things, what they do, who they run around with, their problems, their strengths and weaknesses, their parents, where they are from. Give your players support and help. If your players are collegiate or high school age, know their academic program, counsel them, show them you care about them now and in the future. " Give them a phone call occasionally.

He dropped by my office a few days before practice to visit. I reminded him about the hair policy. " My answer was, "The barber didn't finish the job. " He looked real neat on Monday. California. policy. Speeding Up the In my opinion, it is more embarrassing Game-How and Why embarrassing for a team to be outhustled. for the coach. Psychologically, we felt It is that the we played even way gave us an edge when the ability of both teams was even. This is not to say that other teams did not hustle; we just did it a different way.

Person when working with them. You We to see learn a lot about the will see them as workers, and communicators and observe their attitude toward people. Yoii can accomplish this in many ways, such as team autograph-signing sessions; clinics for Little Leaguers; clinics for area elementary and secondary schools; visits to area schools, shut-ins, hospitals, and senior centers; and participation in antidrug and alcohol programs. The list goes on and on. When you are doing good things for people you feel good, and that's when the fun begins.

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