The psychology of baseball is fascinating, and I’ve linked to many articles over the past 6 years regarding its importance.
I’m linking to an article from Jared Wyllys of The Sporting News on how Major League players have embraced this new idea and have flourished.
All players spend plenty of time on the field working on their physical craft – hours of batting practice, fielding practice and bullpen work. But what about practicing the mental game? I think that’s something that’s not done enough.
I highly recommend the read for all players, as there are tons of examples of how big-league ballplayers use their mind to enhance their game.
Here are some other articles that I’ve written over the years that might come in handy: