On the show Jeremy Booth, Founder/CEO of Program 15 and President Baseball Operations New Balance Future Stars Series. Jeremy has been in the professional game as a player, hitting coach, Scout and Crosschecker.
This is a great honest discussion about how we are losing players early on because we are evaluating and developing players incorrectly in many ways. How do we correct it, Jeremy has been working on this for many years.
When young kids need to work on fundamentals, play and have fun.
Play multiple sports etc.
As they get around 14-15 they need to pick a sport, position, and these programs help them with this process.
Program 15- Combine Athletic Testing System for players which slip through the cracks.
How do players slip through the cracks?
Key variables have big impact on players futures.
Theories, Data Points, Evaluation Methods, many are flat out wrong.
Raw talent gone unnoticed due to financial obstacles.
We discuss travel programs, great ways to operate them.
Show cases, how you pick them, how many to do?
Importance of coaches education.
This is an explosive episode, a must listen.
Jeremy Booth is the Founder and CEO of PROGRAM 15 and the President of Baseball Operations for The New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series as well as a Baseball Analyst for CBS TV KHOU 11 in Houston and the Co-Host of the Extra Bases Podcast. As a scout, Jeremy has consulted in the player development and scouting departments for Major League organizations, including the Minnesota Twins, the Milwaukee Brewers, and the Seattle Mariners, where he signed players who went on to claim major exposure and professional success.