Episode 26: Chris Pollard, Head Coach, Duke University
On episode 26 of the Fair Pole Podcast, host Chris Edwards visits with Chris Pollard, head baseball coach at Duke University.
Edwards and Pollard discuss a wide-range of topics including:
- Pollard's recruitment to Davidson College
- Playing Independent Baseball in 1996
- When did he learn he wanted to be a coach
- Lessons learned as a young head coach
- Turning around the programs at Appalachian State and Duke
- Keys to turning a program around
- Sustaining success after you've had winning seasons
- Analytics/Data in college baseball
- How to improve the relationship between college baseball and MLB
- What advice he would give to any young coach
- Worst travel experiences during his time as a coach
... and more!
Follow the podcast on Twitter @FairPolePodcast
Like us on Facebook by searching Fair Pole Podcast
Email us: FairPolePodcast@gmail.com
Use the hashtag #FairPole if you see any ball hit off a fair pole in any baseball game and we will share it on our social media
Please remember to like, rate, review, subscribe and share the podcast on your favorite platforms!