Baseball's Sixth Tool
Playing the Mental Game to Get the Competitive Edge
By (author) Mark Gola
Normal Price: $37.31
Your Price: $33.58 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.73! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.68 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Baseball's Sixth Tool by Mark Gola
Book DescriptionPut your game into overdrive with this complete guide to harnessing your athletic instincts. In baseball, a five-tool player possesses the five most important skills: hitting for power, hitting for average, defense, arm strength, and speed. But there is one essential skill that brings it all together: the sixth tool. It's that extra something, an X-factor that can make a good player great. In this fully illustrated, information-packed guide, coach Mark Gola shows you how to use your smarts to channel your instincts, psych out your opponents, deal with pressure, and much more. Whether you're in Little League or heading for the majors, Baseball's Sixth Tool will teach you how to: Fire up your baserunning without increasing speed Step up your defensive play using keen observation and communication Master pitching with super-smart strategies Perfect your swing by getting prepared before you step to the plate Become the all-around all-star player that every coach wants
Buy Baseball's Sixth Tool book by Mark Gola from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780071545150
(231mm x 187mm x 8mm)
Imprint: McGraw-Hill Professional
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Publish Date: 7-Feb-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Mark Gola
Five-Tool Player, Paperback (March 2007)
Shows you how to become a complete baseball performer who can hit for high average, hit for power, run fast, throw hard, and play excellent defense.
As Koufax Said..., Paperback (April 2003)
Explains baseball quotations that focus exclusively on how to play the game. This book brings together 400 quotes about the game of baseball for players, coaches, and diehard followers. It is a collection that offers advice to any fan of the national pastime.
'Louisville Slugger' Book of Game-breaker Baseball, Paperback (June 2002)
Shows you how to move beyond the basics in Game-Breaker Baseball. This book explains how to nail skills, and techniques, including how to hit a change-up, throw a curve ball for strikes, steal third base, and more. It features coverage and explanations for advanced skills and plays. It is ideal for players ages 13 and up.
Louisville Slugger Complete Book of Hitting Faults and Fixes, Paperback (April 2001)» View all books by Mark Gola
For a baseball player, there is nothing more frustrating than struggling at the plate. This book identifies the sources of fifty faults that lead to problem swings and includes drills specifically designed to help you correct them. It helps to dissect your swing, identify mistakes, and put yourself on the correct path to recovery and success.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Baseball's Sixth Tool book by Mark Gola and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Mark Gola
Mark Gola is a full-time baseball instructor at Dave Gallagher's All-American Baseball Academy. A former hitting coach at Princeton and Rider, he has written several books on the sport. He lives in Robbinsville, New Jersey.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.