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Rick Ankiel Details 'the Yips' & Growing Up Around Domestic Abuse in Letter to Younger Self

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher-turned-outfielder Rick Ankiel wrote a letter to his younger self and published it on The Players Tribune website… 127 more words

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Rick Ankiel throws 5 wild pitches in one inning (October 3, 2000)

Against the Braves on October 3, 2000, Cardinal rookie starter Rick Ankiel sets a modern day major league record by uncorking five wild pitches in the third inning of Game 1 of NLDS against the Atlanta Braves. 55 more words

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Rick Ankiel: Anxiety in Professional Sports

Fellow podcasters Matt & Phil from the Semi Intellectual Musings Podcast recently contacted us via twitter to ask for our opinion on a story about former major league baseball player… 370 more words

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Rick Ankiel - His New York Mets Career 2013

Rick Ankiel came up through the St. Louis Cardinals system as a promising left-handed pitcher. He finished 2nd in Rookie of the Year balloting in 2000.    216 more words

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The Phenomenon (Book Recommendation)

You don’t have to be a Cardinals fan, not even a baseball fan, to enjoy this book. Here are 5 reasons why:

  1. It’s a true story about overcoming obstacles in life…
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The Phenomenon: Pressure, the Yips, and the Pitch that Changed My Life by Rick Ankiel and Tim Brown.  Public Affairs. 307 pages. 2017
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Many baseball fans will be aware of Rick Ankiel who was a top pitching prospect for the St. 2,726 more words

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Listen to Go4it! Show starts @ 7pmest! Guests: former MLB star Rick Ankiel, former Auburn S Rudy Ford, former Ohio State WR Dontre Wilson

We will be talking sports and having fun doing it.  We will be joined by former MLB star Rick Ankiel, who will discuss his new book “ 64 more words

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