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Mid-Atlantic Regional
Pitching & Catching Weekend

Baseball Factory’s Pitching & Catching Weekend will offer players ages 12-14 the opportunity to work with top-notch members of our professional staff in order to hone position-specific skills.

March 2 - 3, 2019

Factory Athletics Training Facility / Columbia, Maryland

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Players Receive:

Top Notch Instruction from our team of coaches that has previously included:

  • Mike Landis: Mike currently oversees the FDI Program at the Factory as the Director of Player Development. After playing collegiately at Montgomery College where he played in two JUCO World Series, Landis joined the Factory in 2012 and has helped to run events across the country such as Pirate City, Vero Beach, Cape Cod, as well as Little League and National Tryout events. He was the Assistant Head Coach and Recruiting Director at Hood College in Frederick, MD from 2014 to 2016 and the Head Coach at Seneca Valley High School in Maryland in 2014.
  • Rich Gaynor: Rich is a current assistant coach for Alvernia University Baseball Program. Gaynor was signed by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 6th round of the 1980 draft out of Bullard High School in Fresno, California. Originally drafted as an outfielder, Gaynor was converted to a pitcher in 1981. After playing six years with Phillies organization reaching AAA, he signed as a free agent with the Chicago White Sox in 1987.  In addition to working with Alvernia, he is also the pitching coach for the Grand Slam Blue rocks travel program, which is a nine-time nationally ranked travel baseball program. Gaynor works as a coach and scout here at the Factory.

Personalized Training by Position

Pitchers: Let Baseball Factory’s coaches help you refine your pitching mechanics and increase your arm strength. You will learn valuable techniques to help you prevent injury. Learn proper arm maintenance and the fundamentals for throwing all the basic pitches including curve balls.

Catchers: Through a series of specialized drills, players will master receiving and throwing techniques, blocking skills and mechanics for throwing out base-stealers. There’s more to being a successful catcher than just catching and throwing. Learn the techniques that can help you succeed at the high school level.

Personalized Training
Our coaches break down each player’s mechanics either behind the plate or on the mound. Players receive personal recommendations to enhance future success at their respective position.

Official Factory Player Web Page
Players will receive a webpage with a written evaluation. If you already have a webpage with Baseball Factory, the evaluation will be updated.

Training Tips
Learn the techniques that can help you succeed and propel you towards high school baseball and beyond.

Take the steps to become a complete player at the Pitching & Catching Weekend!

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Event Info

March 2 - 3

Factory Athletics Training Facility / Columbia, Maryland

*Please note: Itinerary listed is from 2018 event. Information on 2019 event will be posted soon.

Important Weekend Info:

Saturday Tentative Training Schedule (1:30 pm – 5:30 pm) and Sunday Tentative Training Schedule (Report at 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

*Please keep in mind that these times are subject to change. We will notify families of any changes prior to the event, typically 2-3 days before your event begins*

  • Players and their parents/guardians are responsible for booking their own lodging (if necessary)
  • Players and their parents/guardians are responsible for their own transportation to and from the Baseball Factory Training Facility and/or any other facility used
  • Players will be provided lunch on Sunday
  • Players need to bring all necessary baseball equipment for training. Turfs or Tennis Shoes ONLY
  • Players receive a detailed player info pack upon registration
  • Parents welcome

 

Want to be part of this Regional Accelerated Pitching & Catching Weekend? Contact us now for more information.

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