Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

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. Bote Man 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


All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF


Thanks to
for his generous support.


You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP 12 March 2018: Trevor Bauer thinks Major League Baseball trying to silence him on Twitter
(1537 - 9:47am, Mar 18)
Last: McCoy

NewsblogOT - March Madness 2018
(154 - 9:39am, Mar 18)
Last: Dandy Little Glove Man

Newsblog‘Badass’ is bringing nasty streak back to Mets’ pitching staff | New York Post
(51 - 9:15am, Mar 18)
Last: Trout! Trout! Let it all out!

NewsblogMinor League Pace-Of-Play Changes in 2018
(142 - 9:02am, Mar 18)
Last: Trout! Trout! Let it all out!

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 3-16-2018
(23 - 8:12am, Mar 18)
Last: BDC

NewsblogAnother rough day for Shohei Ohtani prompts more questions for Angels | OC Register
(39 - 8:12am, Mar 18)
Last: cercopithecus aethiops

NewsblogOT - 2017-18 NBA thread (All-Star Weekend to End of Time edition)
(787 - 1:24am, Mar 18)
Last: Tin Angel

NewsblogDavid Wright Sidelined For Two Months
(68 - 9:02pm, Mar 17)
Last: Jasun Deen

Hall of MeritLatin American Players and Pitchers Home Page
(61 - 5:34pm, Mar 17)
Last: Dr. Chaleeko

NewsblogTop 175 MLB Prospects for 2018 - Minor League Ball
(12 - 1:28pm, Mar 17)
Last: puck

NewsblogTaking Back the Ballparks - Detroit Tigers
(35 - 12:30pm, Mar 17)
Last: QLE

NewsblogOT: Winter Soccer Thread
(1043 - 12:17pm, Mar 17)
Last: Shooty would run in but these bone spurs hurt!

Gonfalon CubsFinally
(171 - 3:24pm, Mar 16)
Last: Zonk, Genius of the Stables

NewsblogTaking Back the Ballparks - Cardinals voting thread
(15 - 10:32am, Mar 16)
Last: Rusty Priske

NewsblogHow ex-player David Bell plans to modernize the Giants’ farm system
(6 - 2:33am, Mar 16)
Last: BobT

Page rendered in 0.1965 seconds
47 querie(s) executed