Oct 1 2022 Collegiate Baseball

What’s In This Issue?

• Special Report: The art and science of calling killer pitches with Ole Miss Head Coach Mike Bianco. He delves into his unbeatable pitch calling system in games which he learned as a catcher at LSU under Skip Bertman and later as an assistant coach with the Tigers.

Genius Of Skip Bertman Revealed In Fascinating Book: One of the best coaches in history who led LSU to 5 national titles explains details of what his system was in exclusive excerpt from his new book Everything Matters In Baseball.

NCAA Div. I Recruiting Rundown: LSU Tigers land No. 1 class with impressive haul of 21 newcomers led by elite 4-year transfers. The top 50 recruiting classes are listed along with 75 other top classes. An in-depth rundown on the top 25 classes are featured.

Pitch Recognition Training: Dr. Peter Fadde helps upgrade the remarkable product GameSense that is working its magic for hitters in pro, college and other levels of baseball.

Coaching Changes Across USA: Read about all the latest coaching changes across all levels of college baseball.

Wins Gold Medal: Team USA’s 15 and under team beats Cuba 4-3 in the final game of the World Baseball/Softball Confederation Baseball World Cup.  

• Editorial: Ignoring the risk of sun exposure can result in skin cancer, serious skin damage.

Around The Horn With Lou Pavlovich: Without ethics in baseball, game suffers badly.

• Adam Sarancik: Why are players on all levels of game hitting for power and neglecting batting average?

Ruleball With Rich Marazzi: Catcher’s interference becoming an increasing issue in game.

Charlie Greene: Important subject of pitching mechanics is explored.

• Advertisers’ Roundup: Exciting new products worth taking a close look at along with time-honored goods. 

Book Reviews: Five special books have hit the market that are outstanding.

Helping Players Learn Baseball Faster: Jason Schreiber, head baseball coach at Alvin Community College in Texas, explains an ingenious system that has players make cell phone videos to prove they have mastered concepts.

Jerry Weinstein On Catching: The difference between a catcher and retriever are multi-faceted as he explains important concepts.

ABCA Clinic Chairman Matt Noone: 2023 ABCA Convention in Nashville will be filled with dynamic speakers who will cover every facet of baseball. Read about all of these speakers and topics.

Additional Instructional Clinics Planned Across USA: Coaches clinics are planned in coming months, and here are the full details.

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