Episode 16: Interview with College Coaching Legend and Former Texas Rangers Roving Catching Instructor Turtle Thomas
In Coach Baseball Right Podcast Episode 16, founder Steve Nicollerat interviews College Coaching Legend and Former Texas Rangers Roving Catching Instructor, Turtle Thomas.
We are so excited to share with you BOTH our interview with College Coaching Legend and Former Texas Rangers Roving Catching Instructor, Turtle Thomas and a GREAT Training System for Catchers called TurtleBall 2.0!
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- Roving Catching Instructor In the Texas Rangers Minor League system last 7 years
- National Champions 1999/2000 at Miami and LSU
- Recruited and Coached 70+ Current and Former MLB Players
- 19 consecutive years of a top 9 or better recruiting class (4 times number 1 recruiting class/NCAA Record)
- Longtime College Coach at Clemson University, Georgia Tech, University of Miami, LSU, Arizona State University, and FIU
- Hitting Coach at LSU and University of Miami when team recorded highest team batting average in history of programs
- Signed Alex Rodriguez/ Chipper Jones/ Manny Machado To College Scholarships
- Have trained 8 catchers that have progressed to play in the Major Leagues including Charles Johnson (13 years MLB, 3 time Gold Glove Winner), Brad Cresse (LSU 2000 Johnny Bench Award Winner), Sam Huff (2019 Futures Game MVP)
- Head Coach/Hitting Coach at FIU during Garrett Wittels’ 56 game hitting streak (2nd longest in history of NCAA)
Introducing TurtleBall 2.0
The Total A to Z Training System For Developing The Elite Modern Catcher
As a paid affiliate, Coach Baseball Right endorses Turtle Thomas' Catching System, here's what is included:
Featuring more than 5 hours of exclusive video training footage (that you won’t find anywhere else), this system does a deep drive on the latest skill development trends and techniques, as well as the mentality it takes to be elite behind the plate and the analytics you must understand and utilize in today’s catching environment.
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