Let's Talk Baseball
Every week, husband and wife team Ron & Jill Wolforth (www.TexasBaseballRanch.com) talk, debate and argue with each other and the experts about America’s Favorite Pastime. It’s all about baseball – Big Leagues, Youth, on the field and behind the scenes. Is the coach of your kid’s baseball team driving them too hard? Or is Dale Sveum not driving those Cubs hard enough? Hear advice on good nutrition – and about the latest “non-steroid steroid” in circulation. Catch it all here with the Wolforths, America’s “First Family of Baseball”.

Coach Wolforth has returned to the friendly confines of The Texas Baseball Ranch after being at Spring Training in both Arizona and Florida.  There are a lot of stories to tell and Coach is going to share some of them.

Recently there have been a rash of Tommy John surgeries in major league startersIn the classroom segement, Coach & Jill are going to talk about the keys to injury and the incredible complexity of this issue.

Direct download: week1412-Coach_Wolforths_Spring_Training_Report.mp3
Category:baseball -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

As Spring Training begins in earnest, one thing is very apparent to anyone who follows baseball, this is not your grandfather's MLB.  Sabermetrics has changed the game.  Mostly for the good, but some bad.  On this week's show Coaches Ron and Jill Wolforth are going to discuss the evolution of sabermetrics into the culture of baseball and what it means to young players.

In the classroom segment, they will discuss "The Power of Routines".

Direct download: week1410-Baseballs_Sabermetrics_Affect.mp3
Category:baseball -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

Spring Training has begun in earnest in Florida and Arizona.  Brent Strom is trying to help rebuild the Astros and Trevor Bauer is trying to make the five-man rotation of the Cleveland Indians.  Coach Wolforth has been to Spring Training for seven consecutive years and it is NOT what most people think.  This week Coach and Jill will give you an insider's view.  

In the Classroom Segment they will discuss the importance of and critical difference between development and performance.

 

 

 

Direct download: week1409-Spring_Training_has_Sprung.mp3
Category:baseball -- posted at: 11:54am CDT