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Dan Blewett interviews some of the best baseball minds in the college and pro game to learn what they did to get to the top, and what they learned along the way. If you want to hear the deeper side of baseball, stick around and listen in.

Dear Baseball Gods, Dan Blewett

    • Sports
    • 4.9, 16 Ratings

Dan Blewett interviews some of the best baseball minds in the college and pro game to learn what they did to get to the top, and what they learned along the way. If you want to hear the deeper side of baseball, stick around and listen in.

    EP81 – My Recent Mental Skills Speech

    EP81 – My Recent Mental Skills Speech

    In this talk in a USA Baseball sponsored coaches’ clinic in Illinois, I discussed 10 mental training do’s and don’ts. Mental skills are critical in baseball, though it’s not always clear the best way to build them.







    Watch the YouTube video version of this post here: https://youtu.be/FdZLQ96hdNg







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    For amateur coaches, a lot of it is character-building type stuff. Since most young players won’t meditate or do elaborate visualization exercises, building toughness and character remains at the core of mental training for youth athletes.

    • 45 min
    EP80 – WHAT THE HECK AM I DOING WITH MY LIFE.

    EP80 – WHAT THE HECK AM I DOING WITH MY LIFE.

    In this episode, I discuss why I’m selling my academy, moving on, and all the things I THINK I’ll be doing with my life.

    • 43 min
    EP79 – Chapter 12 From Dear Baseball Gods: A Memoir

    EP79 – Chapter 12 From Dear Baseball Gods: A Memoir

    Listen in as Dan Blewett shares chapter twelve from Dear Baseball Gods: A Memoir. This chapter details news he received about his first surgery, his budding meditation practice, and his changes in his demeanor over time.



















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    • 25 min
    EP78 – Sample Chapter from Dear Baseball Gods the Book

    EP78 – Sample Chapter from Dear Baseball Gods the Book

    Listen in as Dan Blewett shares chapter one from Dear Baseball Gods: A Memoir, his book on his baseball career, his battle back from injuries, and his search for identity.



















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    Pre-Order Dear Baseball Gods the Book on Kindle: 📖 https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf. Goes live on April 9 on Kindle, Paperback and Audiobook.







    Want to sponsor the show and my work, AND get free stuff? Go here: https://www.patreon.com/dearbaseballgods 







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    My Books







    Pre-Order Dear Baseball Gods–My Upcoming Book–on Kindle: 📖 https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf. Goes live on April 9 on Kindle, Paperback and Audiobook.







    Check out my book, Pitching Isn’t Complicated: https://amzn.to/2Kdon9G as well as Dear Baseball Gods the Book: https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf [affiliate links]







    My Courses







    And for pitchers and coaches, enroll today in one of my premium online pitching and softball courses: http://courses.danblewett.com







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    • 37 min
    EP77 – Mental Skills for Pitching with Dave Fischer

    EP77 – Mental Skills for Pitching with Dave Fischer

    Dave Fischer, pitching coach and mental skills coach from the University of Rhode Island, joined me on the show to share his journey through pro baseball. We discussed his struggles in pro baseball and how he has turned them into learning opportunities for the pitchers he now coaches.



























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    Pre-Order Dear Baseball Gods–My Upcoming Book–on Kindle: 📖 https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf. Goes live on April 15 on Kindle, Paperback and Audiobook.







    Want to sponsor the show and my work, AND get free stuff? Go here: https://www.patreon.com/dearbaseballgods 







    Want to buy the shirt I’m wearing on the show? Go here: https://gumroad.com/coachdanblewett







    My Books







    Pre-Order Dear Baseball Gods–My Upcoming Book–on Kindle: 📖 https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf. Goes live on April 15 on Kindle, Paperback and Audiobook.







    Check out my book, Pitching Isn’t Complicated: https://amzn.to/2Kdon9G as well as Dear Baseball Gods the Book: https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf [affiliate links]







    My Courses







    And for pitchers and coaches, enroll today in one of my premium online pitching and softball courses: http://courses.danblewett.com







    Follow Me







    Official website: https://danblewett.com







    Medium: http://medium.com/@coachdanblewett







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    Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dan-blewett-4b5515140/







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    Watch this episode on YouTube here: http://www.youtube.com/user/dblewett20?sub_confirmation=1







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    • 1 hr 9 min
    EP76 – Ryan Faer Talks Mental Health & Strength Training in Pro Baseball

    EP76 – Ryan Faer Talks Mental Health & Strength Training in Pro Baseball

    Ryan Faer, the Cleveland Indians’ minor league strength coordinator, joined me to talk about how he landed his job as a coach in pro baseball and his day-to-day duties. We also discussed mental health and its ramifications and challenges for athletes.







    Mental health and the mental stress of pro sports is rarely discussed, often perceived as weakness. But Ryan opened up about his own struggles and some advice on what athletes can do if they need help or find themselves struggling. Listen in to this great conversation on Dear Baseball Gods.



















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    Watch this episode on YouTube here: http://www.youtube.com/user/dblewett20?sub_confirmation=1







    Pre-Order Dear Baseball Gods–My Upcoming Book–on Kindle: 📖 https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf. Goes live on April 15 on Kindle, Paperback and Audiobook.







    Want to sponsor the show and my work, AND get free stuff? Go here: https://www.patreon.com/dearbaseballgods 







    Want to buy the shirt I’m wearing on the show? Go here: https://gumroad.com/coachdanblewett







    My Books







    Pre-Order Dear Baseball Gods–My Upcoming Book–on Kindle: 📖 https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf. Goes live on April 15 on Kindle, Paperback and Audiobook.







    Check out my book, Pitching Isn’t Complicated: https://amzn.to/2Kdon9G as well as Dear Baseball Gods the Book: https://amzn.to/2FT8aHf [affiliate links]







    My Courses







    And for pitchers and coaches, enroll today in one of my premium online pitching and softball courses: http://courses.danblewett.com







    Follow Me







    Official website: https://danblewett.com







    Medium: http://medium.com/@coachdanblewett







    Facebook: http://facebook.com/coachdanblewett







    Instagram: http://instagram.com/coachdanblewett







    Twitter: http://twitter.com/coachdanblewett







    Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/coachdanblewett/boards/







    Snapchat: http://snapchat.com/add/coachdanblewett







    Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dan-blewett-4b5515140/

    • 1 hr 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

H the runner ,

Really enjoying these...

...And I really enjoyed the parent-athlete episode. Great perspective!

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Great Podcast

A must listen to podcast about not only a journey through professional baseball but also relates to all working industries

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Really interesting!!

Love hearing such authentic and genuine commentary. Great wisdom about baseball that can be applied to achieving goals in general. Give it a listen!

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