41 min

Top MLB Hitters Fly To See Him | Mike Brumley | (Part 1‪)‬ Patrick Jones Baseball

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In this episode, Patrick Jones interviews Mike Brumley, a seasoned baseball coach with a rich 40-year career. Brumley shares his expertise in coaching hitters at various levels, from high school to the majors. They discuss the emotional aspects of hitting, the transition challenges for high school players, and the mental approach to the game. Brumley introduces a grading system for at-bats and emphasizes strategic game planning. He also offers unconventional insights into hitting mechanics, stressing stability and leverage over hip rotation, and the importance of the thoracic spine. Brumley's perspective challenges traditional coaching methods, advocating adaptability and a progressive mindset.

TIMESTAMPS:
[02:03] Differences in Working with Players
[10:55] Judging At-Bat Success
[18:18] Game Planning
[23:04] Developing a Hitting Philosophy
[25:53] Understanding Pitcher Tendencies
[32:55] Contrarian Views on Hitting Mechanics
[37:30] Rotation and Separation
[38:30] Understanding Hip Rotation
[40:30] Impact of Body Mechanics

Mike Brumley Website: https://brumbands.com/

Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

In this episode, Patrick Jones interviews Mike Brumley, a seasoned baseball coach with a rich 40-year career. Brumley shares his expertise in coaching hitters at various levels, from high school to the majors. They discuss the emotional aspects of hitting, the transition challenges for high school players, and the mental approach to the game. Brumley introduces a grading system for at-bats and emphasizes strategic game planning. He also offers unconventional insights into hitting mechanics, stressing stability and leverage over hip rotation, and the importance of the thoracic spine. Brumley's perspective challenges traditional coaching methods, advocating adaptability and a progressive mindset.

TIMESTAMPS:
[02:03] Differences in Working with Players
[10:55] Judging At-Bat Success
[18:18] Game Planning
[23:04] Developing a Hitting Philosophy
[25:53] Understanding Pitcher Tendencies
[32:55] Contrarian Views on Hitting Mechanics
[37:30] Rotation and Separation
[38:30] Understanding Hip Rotation
[40:30] Impact of Body Mechanics

Mike Brumley Website: https://brumbands.com/

Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

41 min