Finding the Edge

By Garrett Boyum, Robert Frey, BH

Finding the Edge: Exploring Skill Acquisition and Analytics for Player Development. We are two guys who are passionate about baseball and player development. Join us as we explore how motor learning, skill acquisition, and data analytic theories can be applied to improving game-day performance. Hosted by Garrett Boyum, Robert Frey, and formerly Brock Hammit.

  1. 1.
    Flow for Peak Performance with Ted Monnich
    1:15:22
  2. 2.
    Building intrinsic motivation, player relationships, and workload management with George Zirkel
    1:42:17
  3. 3.
    Developing Catchers Thru an Ecological Lens with Joe Mangiameli
    1:27:46
  4. 4.
    Batting Practice and the Highest Form of Technique
    55:08
  5. 5.
    Swing Timing an Ecological Exploration
    1:18:28
  6. 6.
    Variability a discussion with Rob Gray on his new research paper
    1:04:28
  7. 7.
    Is anticipation good or bad for hitters?
    1:23:06
  8. 8.
    Student managers, tech, and analytics with Cal Poly Analyst Ethan Moore
    1:46:09
  1. 9.
    An ecological approach to developing pitchers with Garrett Baker
    1:26:20
  2. 10.
    The Value of Student Managers with Sam Bornstein
    37:35
  3. 11.
    The evolution of a baseball coach: A conversation with Chad Longworth
    1:26:31
  4. 12.
    Exploring Batter's Gaze Behavior with Kyle Lindley from Driveline's R&D Dept
    1:14:41
  5. 13.
    Data Analytics: A conversation with Driveline R&D Analyst Alex Caravan
    1:20:14
  6. 14.
    Hitting Roundtable feat. Caleb Abney, Nick Ascue, and Brian Pozos
    2:23:42
  7. 15.
    Pitching, mental health, and pitch secquencing study reflection
    1:04:24
  8. 16.
    A discussion with Rob Gray exploring ecological psychology and baseball
    1:07:05
  9. 17.
    Exploring the relationship of Pitch Location and Exit Velocity with R Studio
    1:06:40
  10. 18.
    Creating Adjustable Hitters with Caleb Abney
    1:51:48
  11. 19.
    Exploring Catching and Hitting from an Ecological Dynamics Lens with Nick Ascue
    1:36:38
  12. 20.
    Exploring how motor learning theories and analytics can inform one another
    1:27:29
  13. 21.
    Exploring the Mental Side of the Game with Troy Rallings
    1:28:56
  14. 22.
    Analyzing Data with R an Interview with Robert Frey
    1:06:39
  15. 23.
    Motor Control Restoration a Conversation with Shawn Sherman Creator of the Square1 System
    2:04:23
  16. 24.
    Interview with MSI Pitching Coordinator George Zirkel
    52:26
  17. 25.
    Interview with Jake Stone of Simple Sabermetrics & Director of Ops & Player Dev at Penn State
    1:02:47
  18. 26.
    Reflecting on Finding the Edge in 2019 and the start of 2020
    53:59
  19. 27.
    A Conversation with Sumair Shah former Driveline R&D Dept.
    49:50
  20. 28.
    Interview with Arkansas Graduate Manager Phil Cebuhar
    42:18
  21. 29.
    Principles for Randomized Practice and Representative Design for Machine Work
    45:30
  22. 30.
    Interview with 108 Hitting Trainer Brian Pozos
    1:03:31
  23. 31.
    Exploring Ways to Utilize Metrics and Data
    53:59
  24. 32.
    How to Incorperate an Ecological Dynamics Approach in Batting Practice
    52:58
  25. 33.
    How to Use Data to Develop Adjustable Hitters
    1:03:14
  26. 34.
    Exploring Environments in a Constraint Led Approach
    1:07:46

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