When thinking about former New York Yankee greats the name Yogi Berra always comes up. He ranks among the best of catchers in baseball history. He has often said that any ball he can hit must have come from a good pitch and that widens the strike zone.
Besides catching for some good pitchers, some who pitched some no hitters, Yogi loves to talk to the batters from behind home plate. It often drives hitters crazy with a distraction that foils their power of concentration. And so much for mind games in baseball.
Just put yourself at a social event where you're having a drink among people who can't stop talking. Your lucky if you can get a word in edgewise at a party. Does it drive you crazy? Probably so. I think you get the picture of what I'm talking about.
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