The Amateur Athlete’s Laugh of the Day: Coach Hines Road Trip (MadTV)
The Amateur Athlete Recommends: Audiobook: The Bullpen Gospels by Dirk Hayhurst
Excerpt: “Some players think a big game requires an extra shot of intensity. Truth be told, big games require players to slow down. Emotions are already running at intense paces. Anxiety is in high supply. Big games are won by those who can keep control of themselves. Intensity can be a liability. Some exhaust themselves worrying about the game before it starts. “
The Amateur Athlete’s Laugh of the Day: Jogging Pants
“If you are trying to defeat the human spirit, runners are the wrong group to target.”
The Amateur Athlete’s Laugh of the Day: Rick Mercer & Canada’s National Cricket Team
Sports Science: Benefits of Doctoring a Baseball
Movie Preview: 42. The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.
This might be a good one to watch.
Know Your Ballpark: Nationals Park (Washington Nationals)
Know Your Ballpark: Chase Field (Arizona Diamondbacks)
Know Your Ballpark: Angel Stadium (LA Angels)
Know Your Ballpark: Rangers Ballpark (Texas Rangers)
Know Your Ballpark: Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia Phillies)
Know Your Ballpark: Turner Field (Atlanta Braves)
Know Your Ballpark: Busch Stadium (St. Louis Cardinals)