Rays manager Joe Maddon preaches staying in the present, but, this is easier said than done. In fact, it's a practice that starts at the Little League level and is never perfected, not even by Major League Baseball All Stars.
Baseball players must figure out how to maintain a positive mind set as they learn physical skills. The most successful players shake off mistakes, stay in the moment, and have fun.
We spent time with Bay Point Little League players and coaches in St. Petersburg. We also talked with Rays stars Evan Longoria, Matt Joyce, Alex Cobb, and Joe Maddon about this ongoing process.
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