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Baseball Audiobook

Baseball: Baseball Strategies: The Top 100 Best Ways to Improve Your Baseball Game

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Caution: This baseball book is so effective that it can give you a massive advantage over those you play against!

Baseball is an extremely fun and exciting game filled with strategy, intrigue, and action. It can also be very complicated and difficult to master, especially as the competition increases. Being good at baseball can be a long road of blood, sweat, and tears, but it is all worth it when you can perform to the best of your abilities and help your team win!

In this masterful guide on baseball strategies, you will discover the best baseball secrets and strategies to maximize your success potential! Baseball can be one of the most rewarding games in the world. Stop trying to guess at what you think is the best course of action and start doing things the right way, which really gets great results! Understanding baseball strategy is essential to anyone serious about the game. By developing a strong strategic plan, you can motivate not only yourself, but your teammates as well, to perform better.

In the following audiobook, you will discover some of the world's best baseball techniques and strategies along with tips for keeping yourself mentally and physically strong. Understanding baseball strategy is essential to being a winner and helping your team to win. Whether you're new to baseball or have been playing it for many years, this book offers you proven strategies that will help improve your game.

Becoming a better player and teammate is just a listen away!

Here is a preview of what you'll discover....

  • Physical and mental preparation
  • How to play baseball intelligently and strategically, to maximize your success potential
  • Easy methods for increasing your batting average
  • How to become a better pitcher
  • Helpful exercises and healthy eating habits for increased game time performance
  • Much, much more!

©2015 Ace McCloud (P)2015 Ace McCloud

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    Alison Campbell Newcastle upon Tyne, England 21/07/2015
    Alison Campbell Newcastle upon Tyne, England 21/07/2015 Member Since 2015
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    "Help yourself towards great baseball skills."

    This interesting audio book gives a wide range of strategies for improving your Baseball game. I found it when my son took up baseball and I realised I didn't know a thing about the sport. So I was listening in the hope of finding out how the game is played and how I can help my son to become a better player by providing correct diet and the like.

    The book covers all kinds of general strategies that would be helpful to anyone wanting to improve their performance, whatever sport they were involved with. From training, nutrition and rest to self-motivation and discovering your "playing personality" (passive, driven, competitive, aggressive) the book is packed with suggestions and explanations to help you improve your game.

    The bulk of the audio takes a walk through all of the various baseball positions and discusses the skills needed to hone play in these positions. As someone who knows very little about how the game is played, I found this section very helpful and interesting. The narration is enthusiastic and that helps to maintain concentration though I don't think this is a one sitting book.

    Well worth a listen if you are looking to improve performance in any sport, improve your baseball game, or if - like me - you just want to learn a bit more about how baseball is played.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Oliver Sadler 13/07/2015
    Oliver Sadler 13/07/2015
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    "Being Brilliant at Baseball"

    I found this book on baseball tips and strategies to be an extremely useful and interesting listen. The author has managed to collate so much information on all the areas do with the game.

    The chapter containing dietary tips and hydration advice was easy-to-understand and all the advice came with explanations to how they can help. Meanwhile, the mental strategies listed were eye-opening, in particular what to look for as a batter before you even get to the plate.

    For me though the best part was definitely the chapter on improving your swing. The tips within this section were so helpful and a must-listen to anyone hoping to improve that side of there game.

    There is also a chapter on pitching that is very impressive. It expertly breaks down each pitch and I learnt a great deal of what to look for as a hitter.

    Just listening to this has given me an even greater appreciation for the pro game and all the nuances involved. This book will help you improve your game so much. Highly recommended for anyone who plays or has an interest in baseball!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    kegpiece 25/04/2016
    kegpiece 25/04/2016
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    "Interesting historical baseball guide"

    I really enjoyed listening to this much more than I thought I would. I wanted to get a better idea about the game as I am dating an American and wanted to be able to understand more about the game and its history.
    I found that it really explained how the game has developed and adapted over the years. I particularly found it interesting about how much change the ball itself has gone through and all the different materials that have been used over the years.
    I love all the trivia, facts and stats throughout, like the history of team names and I found the section on player traditions and superstitions particularly interesting.
    Great guide for beginners of baseball enthusiasts.

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    Kate Reuyan 14/02/2016
    Kate Reuyan 14/02/2016
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    "Brilliant Guide in Learning Baseball"
    Any additional comments?

    This audio book is like my instant knight in shining armour! Our teacher gave us homework about baseball and it got me really worried as I had no idea about the sport! I know that there are a lot of materials that can be found online but hey, there’s nothing better than an audio book wherein you don’t have to do anything but listen!

    As I was listening, I was also taking a few notes which were really useful! I found it a lot less time consuming and it is really efficient. This is definitely worth one’s time and money!

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    I am not a sports minded person at all but this one didn’t get me bored and I actually think that it is quite interesting. I successfully submitted my homework the next day and my teacher was quite impressed! Two thumbs up to the author!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Joanna JC 07/02/2016
    Joanna JC 07/02/2016
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    "Powerful tips that improve your baseball game!"
    Where does Baseball rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Very high top ten


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Very interesting is passage about the sport psychology where the types of players like: catcher, pitcher and batter depend on their personal skills and characters. So it is very important for the coach to know their team. In your team you can have aggressive players, smart players, competitive players as well as negative ones. So it is a hard job to select them for different positions.


    What does Joshua Mackey bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    Joshua Mackey is my favorite narrator, that helps me to understand audio book better and in the most enjoyable way that just reading. You can actively listen and watching video links that are provided to better understanding.


    If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Very informative book that introduce to rules of the game, types of players and their position in the field.
    McCloud provides very vivid description, that engage you to watch baseball and helps to understand the rules of this passionate game.


    Any additional comments?

    Very important is nutrition because baseball is long game and demands extremely good condition. McCloud offers you proper baseball’s nutrition diet which fuel your body for enough period of time. Also provides links for video how to training the strength and the speed, the running and the cardio exercises.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    sorbet64 19/07/2015
    sorbet64 19/07/2015

    Feel free to email me if there are any problems, I will respond. Pls leave feedback

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    "Your fully comprehensive guide to baseball!"

    McCloud's book is a great listen and really does provide the tools to great baseball. It's presented in an easy to access style with very clear descriptions of the strategies and goes a long way in improving your game. Would make a great gift too for any baseball fan. The audiobook starts from the very foundations off the field and builds up to detailed and important in-game practices that can get you great results. The strategies here can really make a big difference, so I've no hesitation in recommending this book. 5 stars!

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    allen 16/07/2015
    allen 16/07/2015
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    "An Intriguing book on Beginner Baseball strategy"
    Would you listen to Baseball again? Why?

    Yes. Because there are some techniques that may need to be reviewed again


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    This book doesn't have characters as we known them so i will pass this one


    What about Joshua Mackey’s performance did you like?

    Mackey has always been my favorite. he is always 6 over 5


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    The chapter where the author talks about swinging the bat got me interested since i was having trouble with bat too.


    Any additional comments?

    This book is good for a beginner coach and player alike

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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  • D. Harding
    14/07/15
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    "Learn Techniques on Playing Baseball"
    Where does Baseball rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    It is up there with the top 20


    What did you like best about this story?

    I enjoyed the explanation of techniques. They were very easy to understand and do myself. I thought a good part about this book was about mentally preparation and preparing the body. You can play well, but if you are not mentally and physically prepared, you will not perform well. This part also helped to understand other players and their traits when they are aggressive, passive or anything else.


    What about Joshua Mackey’s performance did you like?

    Joshua Mackey always acts as if this is the most important book he has narrated. It is perfection and he makes you want to listen to more.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

    Play Ball: Mental and Physical Methods of Playing Baseball


    Any additional comments?

    This book tells you anything you need to know about baseball. It will help you if you are a pitcher, batter, outfielder, or catcher. Team playing is examined just as much as individual methods for improving the game. Strategies to improve techniques are all through the book and for all parts of the team. Little secret tips on signs given between players that will let you in on what they are thinking, will help you when you observe the opposing team. Not only does the book give you useful advice on fielding, pitching and batting, but it also explains what you should eat before a game to maximize your concentration and energy. Reading this book will improve your game.

    8 of 8 people found this review helpful
  • Taylor C Chambers
    14/07/15
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    "This Book Knocks Others Out Of The Park!"
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    Baseball is an intricate game with dozens of rules. It doesn't matter how good you are at hitting home-runs, if you forget any one of the rules you could find yourself losing a game you could just as easily have won.

    Luckily, this instructional baseball book can teach you tricks, tips, and give you hints that will be vital to improving your baseball game. This book managed to teach me a few things even though I had a coach at the time.

    I highly recommend this book to anyone who's looking to get into baseball, or anyone who already plays baseball but wants to take their game to the next level.

    9 of 9 people found this review helpful
  • J. S. Thurlow
    Virginia, USA
    18/07/15
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    "Baseball made a little easier"

    This is a great book if you are interested in baseball and you enjoy audio books. It goes into pretty good detail about the game and gives some great tips on how to improve it. I got it because I enjoy the books that Ace puts out and I am always on the run so I listen to books in my car. Also, if I can improve my game even a little, I can do a better job when I play the game with friends and family. Who wants to look like an idiot? I don't have to be an expert but it sure helps to have quick access to tips and tricks. I recommend this book!

    7 of 7 people found this review helpful
  • Blaine Hart
    12/07/15
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    "Great tips for a better baseball game!"

    I was really impressed with the amount of strategies and tips in this audio. I was just hoping for a few things I could improve upon but this audio gave me even more than that! The hitting strategies are really outstanding and my favorite part is the mental techniques for improving yourself and your performance. Some really outstanding health information as well! I stopped taking caffeine and the gotu kola and ginkgo biloba are great for improving concentration! Highly recommended!

    7 of 7 people found this review helpful
  • J. Riley
    28/07/15
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    "All the strategies you need on the best sport"

    I am in my 30's and have been interested in getting involved in a sport to stay active. Some of my friends play on a baseball team. I knew very very little about baseball until listening to this book. I think I am going to try out for the team and join in on the fun with my friends.

    I thought this was a excellent audio book for preparing someone to improve their baseball game. The author has included so many great tips on how to improve your game while being strategic. Like Chapter 2 on “Mental Strategies”. The author explains the different types of baseball players like, “The Competitive Player” and “The Smart Player”. There are many mental aspects to improving your game that you would normally not think about or think to do.

    I enjoyed listening to this book while I was on my daily walks and drives in the car. Listening to a book is extremely convenient when you don't have the time and privilege of reading at home.

    After listening to this book I now know all the tips and strategies you could implement into your baseball game to make it more than just the basic old game I always knew. I feel I am well prepared to take my baseball game to the next level and show them what I got! Great read for anyone who plays baseball or interested in a great game of baseball!

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Christina Rinaldi
    20/07/15
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    "Improve Your Baseball Game"
    Would you listen to Baseball again? Why?

    Yes, because listening once already helped me improve my stance and understanding of the game.


    What did you like best about this story?

    I liked hearing about the different positions and their history.


    What about Joshua Mackey’s performance did you like?

    His performance is clear and consistent.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

    A Complete Guide to Baseball


    Any additional comments?

    I'd recommend this to anyone that wants to improve their performance in baseball.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Jason Reph
    13/07/15
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    "Great book on baseball tips"
    Any additional comments?

    This book on baseball is great for anyone, beginner through semi pro. The book has tips in it for hitting and running and everything else in between. You will be like a pro in no time! Give the book a try.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Desiree LaBombard
    12/07/15
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    "Improve your baseball game"

    I purchased this book to help my son who had been struggling with his baseball game. As a single mother, I try to take an interest in his hobbies. After listening to the book and implementing the tips and strategies into his routine, we've seen a great improvement in his game. This book has shown us both how to prepare him to be a better player through physical and mental preparation. It also discusses simple ways to improve batting average, pitching skills and how to eat and exercise effectively for a better game. Overall, great book that I would highly recommend to anyone looking to improve their game.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Jarrius Russell
    30/08/16
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    "Baseball just got a whole lot better!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Baseball to be better than the print version?

    Yes I would. The audio version is easier to implement while practicing.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    N/A


    What does Joshua Mackey bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Nothing.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    No.


    Any additional comments?

    I was really surprised as how detailed this book was, I've been looking for some ways to tighten up my pitching an batting practices and up until this point, I was having no luck. I stumbled across this tile and was really shocked at how easy some of these methods were to implement into my practice routine. This effective guide can really come in handy if your looking for way to improve on the field. I would highly recommend this title.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • John
    22/07/16
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    "waste of time"

    waste of time unless you know absolutely nothing about baseball. this book resulted in me wasting hours of my life.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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