Category Archives: MLB Clubhouse Convos

Ned Yost’s Challenge to Players Who Want to Make the Big Leagues

Fresh off of an epic post season run as the manger of the Kansas City Royals, Ned Yost was kind enough to recently sit down with Next Level Ballplayer.

Today we have a quick excerpt of Ned Yost talking about the type of winning ballplayer he wants on his teams, a challenge to all ballplayers wanting to make it to the next level, and more. Continue reading

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D1 Baseball Coach Shares The Intangibles He Looks For When Recruiting

  Wow, it’s been a crazy month in the baseball world. A few congratulations are in order before we get to today’s article. 1. Congrats to Vanderbilt for winning the 2014 CWS. Coach Corbin is a great coach who has … Continue reading

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Swiping Bags with a Smile… & More with Dodgers’ Dee Gordon

Today, I’m excited to sit down with 5’11”, 160-pound Dodgers’ shortstop, Dee Gordon.  Dee burst onto the scene with the Dodgers in 2011 with hits in his first three at-bats. He’s known as a speedster who always seems to be … Continue reading

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From College Coach to Royals GM, Behind the Scenes with Dayton Moore (Video)

We have something a little different for you guys today. Usually we feature an interview with a ballplayer or coach, but today we go up the chain all the way to the GM’s office. I had the privilege of spending … Continue reading

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60 Seconds with Indians’ Manager Terry Francona

When I met Terry Francona before a Dominican Winter League game the other day, my only intention was to introduce myself and say hello.  As it turns out, he was one of the friendliest and nicest baseball guys I have … Continue reading

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Miguel Tejada Talking Fitness, Best Hitting Advice and Favorite Hitting Drill

Today we hear from someone who needs little introduction: former MVP and six-time All-Star, Miguel Tejada. The Dominican shortstop turned third basemen, came up with the Oakland A’s and has since played with the Orioles, Astros, Padres and Giants. On … Continue reading

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