One of Coach Caliendo USA Pan Am Team 12 u players who made it to the Major Leagues. Was also on 16 U USA Baseball Gold Medal Team. Dodgers 4th round pick. Played Pirates and Diamondbacks. Played High School Baseball Slidell HS in Louisiana, and in Mexico Winter and Summer league.
- Discuss his way to major league baseball, what it took.
- Getting into coaching, what was that like?
- Going from HS to being signed, that process.
- Dealing with failure at all the levels, how?
- Discuss hitting, mental game, preparation, having a plan.
- Pitching development.
- State of the game at the youth level, where it needs to go.
- Understanding your role on the team.
- Utilizing vision training to help your skills.
- How coaching the fist time has been?
- 6 years in the minors, what he learned that got him to the big leagues.
- Many ways to contribute as a player and coach.
- Dealing with 40 k fans screaming, possibly hostile at the big league level or parents at the youth level.
- Being respectful to the game.
- Base running/stealing tips.
- And a lot more.
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