Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

NY Times: Why Can Some Kids Handle Pressure While Others Fall Apart?

Clutch gene? ‘“The people who perform best in normal conditions may not be the same people who perform best under stress,” Diamond says. People born with the fast-acting enzymes “actually need the stress to perform their best.’

sardonic Posted: February 06, 2013 at 03:16 PM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: clutch

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. boteman asks Where's My Ring? Posted: February 06, 2013 at 04:32 PM (#4364386)
Just go out and get some of John Madden's fast-actin tinactin. BOOM!

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
rr
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogMike Mussina's Hall of Fame case is strong, so why aren't voters buying it?
(18 - 4:21pm, Sep 01)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogFan dies in fall from upper deck at Turner Field | www.ajc.com
(253 - 4:21pm, Sep 01)
Last: Booey

NewsblogOTP - September 2015: Making Sense Of The Republican Presidential Race: It's Like Major League Baseball In August
(89 - 4:13pm, Sep 01)
Last: Rickey! something like a pipe-bomb ready to blow

NewsblogDon’t let Bird’s bad night jump-start terrible A-Rod experiment | New York Post
(12 - 4:10pm, Sep 01)
Last: Dog on the sidewalk

NewsblogThe Atlantic: The Many Problems With 'Moneyball'
(77 - 4:10pm, Sep 01)
Last: cardsfanboy

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1908 Ballot
(4 - 4:08pm, Sep 01)
Last: Chris Fluit

NewsblogBabe Ruth’s Former New York Apartment Can Be Bought For Just $1.6M (Photos) | MLB | NESN.com
(6 - 4:07pm, Sep 01)
Last: AROM

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 9-1-2015
(18 - 4:01pm, Sep 01)
Last: Canker Soriano

NewsblogSNY Kidcaster calls play-by-play for the Mets
(3 - 3:52pm, Sep 01)
Last: Lance Reddick! Lance him!

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 9-1-2015
(17 - 3:45pm, Sep 01)
Last: Moses Taylor world tour 2015: Tel Aviv

NewsblogOT: Soccer August 2015
(630 - 3:44pm, Sep 01)
Last: Howling John Shade

NewsblogOT - September 2015 College Football thread
(8 - 3:40pm, Sep 01)
Last: smileyy

NewsblogForbes: Maury Brown: MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Rejects Reinstatement Of 'Shoeless' Joe Jackson
(15 - 3:23pm, Sep 01)
Last: Ron J2

NewsblogSchoenfield: Williams' time running short with Nationals after loss - SweetSpot - ESPN
(19 - 3:19pm, Sep 01)
Last: boteman asks Where's My Ring?

NewsblogBBTF 2015 Shooty Memorial Softball Meet-up!
(612 - 2:24pm, Sep 01)
Last: Rickey! something like a pipe-bomb ready to blow

Page rendered in 3.8239 seconds
44 querie(s) executed