Pittsburgh Pro Hitting Camp
Location: Shady Side Academy-Pittsburgh, PA
Monday, July 15, 2013
Starts: 2:00pm / Ends: 6:00pm
Camp Cost: $79.00
America's Baseball Camps by SKLZ is proud to announce an outstanding opportunity for any baseball player wanting to make a commitment toward the next level of the game. Come work with an outstanding group of instructors striving to advance your knowledge and skill in the art of hitting.
Note: America's Baseball Camps welcomes all parents and family members to attend, observe, follow player to stations, take notes, ask questions, video tape as well as take pictures. Please feel free to enjoy the experience along with your player.
Our staff of former and current professional players, coaches and scouts are extremely experienced and have one common goal: to provide you with the tools necessary to produce a more effective and efficient swing.
Players will be evaluated personally with Video Analysis software and have the chance to have there swing broken down by a Professional Instructor. Professional Instructors will provide an evaluation of feedback, changes and recommend drills to help fix or improve your swing.
Interested in adding the Video Analysis Evaluation Package? Check the box on the registration page. The cost of package is $50.00 and is a valuable tool to have to increase your knowledge and continued improvement of your swing
Players will be separated into training groups by age. They will rotate through numerous stations designed to improve all aspects of the offensive part of the game of baseball.
Instructors will be comprised of a variety of current and or former professional players, college coaches and professional scouts.
4 hours of elite, professional instruction
Drill work for the development of a more effecient and effective swing
Opportunity to meet and learn from former professional players
Here is what you can expect to work on while at camp:
Foundation and Balance
Mental preparation and Hitting Philosophy
Proper weight transfer
Opposite field hitting
Hitting with two strikes
Off speed pitch hitting
Hitting stations including Soft toss, live, tee work, hitting disk and more
Situational hitting including bunting
What to bring
Players should bring Baseball Pants or Athletic Clothing,
Baseball Bat, Batting gloves,
Helmet if you have one,
Water Bottle and any additional items that you feel necessary to compete with.
Your Camp Hosts
This is an America's Baseball Camps (ABC) Experience. ABC was started by Ben Boulware, a former professional player in the Chicago White Sox Organization, in 1997. In its 14 years of existence ABC has grown from a 10 location, day camp Company to one of the largest baseball instruction company's in the world. ABC now has over 400 locations in 29 states and 4 countries' and is continuing to grow each year. From 200 player overnight, weeklong camps in or near major cities around the country to weekend day camps and coaches clinics in small rural towns, we do it all.
Hitting Campers that are not in the week long camp need to report to Shady Side Academy at 1:30pm for Check In. Camp will begin at 2:00pm and end at 6:00pm.
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Camp will be conducted at:
Shady Side Academy in Pittsburgh, PA
423 Fox Chapel Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Click here for a map to Shady Side Academy
Airport Pick-up / Drop-off Information
Week long campers please be sure to fly into Pittsburgh International Airport before 11:00am on the 15th if you are attending the Hitting Camp
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For all emergencies dial 800-222-8152 and an America's Baseball Camps staff member will give you any assistance needed.