It's probably been a while for most of us, but do you remember the pressure of going up to face a hitter the first time? How about the first time you saw a curveball or a pitcher throwing faster than anyone you'd ever faced?
Scary to think about right?
Now imagine you're that kid again and every time you went up there, mom, dad, grandpa, Uncle Jimmy and Aunt Suzie are all yelling various commands at you, would that make it easier? No, it wouldn't and it probably only adds to the pressure and frustration of being a player who the odds say will fail 70% of the time!
I've listed 3 phrases I hear shouted pretty regularly from the stands that I can't stand:
What are a few phrases I missed? Any that you can think of that are overused or can easily be taken out of context? Let us know in the comments down below!
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