Christine Rickertsen is a mental training consultant currently based in the San Francisco Bay Area. After receiving her master's degree in sport psychology, she started a consulting business designed to help athletes. She’s had the opportunity to work with an increasingly diverse population of athletes and teams. Visit her website at selfmadeathlete.wordpress.com.
"White-line fever"—i.e., a decrease in performance once competition starts—is all too common in baseball. At one point or another, almost every ballplayer experiences a sudden and dramatic drop in performance between [...]