By Bob Tewksbury

Former significant League pitcher and psychological abilities trainer for 2 of baseball's mythical franchises (the Boston pink Sox and San Francisco Giants) Bob Tewksbury takes lovers contained in the psychology of baseball.

In Ninety percentage Mental, Bob Tewksbury exhibits readers a facet of the sport purely he delivers, given his singular history as either an established MLB pitcher and a psychological abilities trainer for 2 of the sport's so much fabled franchises, the Boston crimson Sox and San Francisco Giants. enthusiasts looking at the sport on tv or perhaps on the stadium do not have entry to the brain video games a tumbler needs to play in an effort to get via an at-bat, an inning, a video game. Tewksbury explores the interesting psychology at the back of baseball, resembling how avid gamers use options of images, self-awareness, and strategic considering to maximise functionality, and the way a pitcher's technique alterations all through a online game. He additionally deals an in-depth look at a few of baseball's such a lot enormous moments and intimate anecdotes from a "who's who" of the sport, together with mythical avid gamers who Tewksbury performed with and opposed to (such as Mark McGwire, Craig Biggio, and Greg Maddux), game-changing managers and bosses (Joe Torre, Bruce Bochy, Brian Sabean), and present superstar avid gamers (Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo, Andrew Miller, wealthy Hill).

With Tewksbury's esoteric wisdom as a thinking-fan's participant and his services as a "baseball whisperer", this unique booklet is ideal for any fan who desires to see the sport in a fashion she or he hasn't ever visible it earlier than. Ninety percentage psychological will bring an remarkable examine the mound video games and brain video games of significant League Baseball.

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