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 flew up to Cleveland for the Indians recent series with the Detroit Tigers, specifically to watch Trevor Bauer pitch against Justin Verlander.  Coach will fill everyone in on the details of that trip.

In the classroom segement this week, recently a high school pitcher in Washington threw 194 pitches in a high school game.  The game recevied national attention when Tampa Rays pitcher David Price tweeted that the coach should be fired.  This week Coach & Jill will use this incident to educate everyone on the values and limitiation of pitch counts.

Direct download: week1421-Bauer_Out_Duels_Verlander.mp3
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Another week in Major League baseball and another pitcher has gone down with a UCL injury.  This time it's Miami Marlins' 21 year old starter, Jose Fernandez.  As a result, the armchair quarterbacks are out in full force telling everyone what is causing all these injuries.  On this week's show Coach Wolforth and Jill will offer their opinions on this subject and then discuss the second most controversial topic in baseball this year, what many are calling the over obsession with "the shift" on defense.

In the Classroom Sement, Coach and Jill are going to start sharing and talking about the "9 Cogs" of The Texas Baseball Ranch's new "Durathro System", this week focusing on Cog #1, The Wake up/Warm up.

Direct download: week1420-Here_we_go_again.mp3
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The NBA playoffs are in full seing, the NFL draft is front page news and the Houston Astros are losing a lot of one run games.  What do they all have in common?  Coach Wolforth and Jill will discuss it on this week's show.

And in the Classroom Segment, Coach and Jill are going to revisit a concept they've talked about before "The Power of Slight Edge" but with a slighlty different twist, along with what it means to your training and your life.

Direct download: week1419-The_Razors_Edge.mp3
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All the sports channels are abuzz with news of the comments of an NBA owner.  On this week's show Coach Wolforth & Jill discuss how this situation, and how various people's reactions to it, are quite telling with regards to our current American culture.

And in the Classroom Segment, this week Coach & Jill dedicate it to their daughter Samantha, sharing some of the lesons they've learned while raising her.

Direct download: week1418-The_Death_of_Integrity.mp3
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