Player to Pro
Episode 12

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Episode 12
"What's a 4.0 Baseball Player?"

MLB player, Adam Rosales, talks with young baseball players and their parents, and explains what S.M.A.R.T baseball players do both on and off the field. Why can't your student athlete be a 4.0 baseball player?

Tiffini and her son Casey: S.M.A.R.T. GOALS
(0:25)
Setting goals as a high school baseball player
(1:40)
Set specific goals and follow the S.M.A.R.T goal setting acronym
(3:00)
Always look to play at that next level
(3:45)
Goals to play multiple sports in high school
(5:00)
Being just as confident in athletic goals as you are in academic goals
(7:05)
Use your resources!!  it is so important to set a plan for academics and a plan for athletes as well and know how you are going to get there!
(9:00)
Understand the time commitment (S.M.A.R.T = Time)
(10:15)
Young players remember that you are still kids. The ultimate goal is finding the right work life balance
Jim and his son Kaden:  HOW TO GET TO THE NEXT LEVEL
(12:55)
Consider an in-state college.
(15:05) Be a leader and be prepared
(16:05) Go the extra mile! Do the extra work, take the extra reps and get stronger
(17:05) Take care of your body so you can withstand the workload
(17:45) Adam Rosales credits his personal trainer, Mark Sich, for being healthy and prepared for so many years.  Free video resource catalog from Mark’s training program, The Edge,  out of Glenview, IL  http://www.theedgeresource.com/video-lookup (CLICK THE LINK)
(20:15) The value of versatility and playing multiple positions
Scott and his son Spencer:  LET’S TALK HITTING
(21:55)
Pulling the inside pitch
(22:20) Hitting drill: close tee drill. Explode your hips and keep the bat through the hitting zone longer.

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