Tag Archives: baseball advice

Trusting Your Swing Like A Big Leaguer with Astros’ Coach Rodney Linares (Video)

Today, I’m excited to sit down with Astros’ Minor League Head Coach, Rodney Linares. Rodney spent six seasons in the Astros’ organization as a scout and hitting instructor before becoming a coach.  He has had the opportunity to work with some … 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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Overcoming ‘The Most Evil Thing in Baseball’ & Owning The Mental Side of Hitting with Steve Springer (video)

As you probably know, Next Level Ballplayer loves the mental side of baseball and interviews like this one. Not one interview with a big league ballplayer goes by without me asking about his mental approach and for any tips or … Continue reading

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Prospect Perspectives with Andy Simunic

Thanks to Andy Simunic for stopping by to hang out with Next Level Ballplayer.  He was a standout player at the University of Tennessee before starting his professional career in the Astros organization in 2008.  Today Andy talks about adjusting … Continue reading

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