develop the player
increase the potential

Build A Better Game

The Hitting Institute is offering a player development training program for players 9 to 13 and an Elite Performance program  for highly accomplished players ages 14+. This hands-on training program runs Tuesday through Friday, providing an individualized experience of next level baseball knowledge. Players who are seeking a more advanced, technical, and intense baseball experience will be most suited for this camp. 

DIAL IT IN...

Do you want the most advanced analysis of your swing and throwing mechanics? Of course you do and the Hitting Institute is proud to offer the most comprehensive lineup of advanced measurement techniques around. Whether you are looking to get your “measurables” for recruiting or just wanting to improve your game we have what you’re looking for.

BATTING
PITCHING
FIELDING

STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING

Optimizing player performance must include muscular fitness, balance, and flexibility. At the Hitting Institute we value player fitness and are committed to providing age appropriate programming to ensure the safe and effective integration of training programs. This process encourages children to develop these fundamental movement patterns so they are better able to acquire sports specific skills later.

IMPROVE YOUR
FITNESS!

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Tim Esmay to lead Player Academy

Tim Esmay – a long time Valley of the Sun baseball symbol – will lead the Hitting Institute Player Academy program as announced by Orson Kinney, General Manager of the organization. “I am happy to announce that Tim Esmay, former head coach of our ASU Sun Devils will be directing the Hitting Institute Academy program

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Kody Huff selected by the Colorado Rockies

Congratulations Kody! After his best season as a Cardinal, junior catcher Kody Huff was selected with the No. 206 pick in the seventh round by the Colorado Rockies. Huff had a career year that saw him hit .315 with 52 runs scored, a team-best 21 doubles, 13 homers and 51 RBIs while starting 64 of

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Youth baseball players earn their successes

Horizon High School Baseball is off to a hot start. It’s no surprise to us as we have seen the  current crop of Seniors development over the years. Consistent effort over long periods of time really is the only way to transform your body to bring about the top level athletic movements. Start the kids

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Orson Kinney

HitTrax a Big Hit

Facebook Twitter Youtube Get real-time feedback on every swing including exit velocity, direction, launch angle, and distance. Using the HitTrax is the best way to get the most out of an “in-cage” hitting session. When a player hits the ball during an on field batting practice that feeling is associated with how the ball travels

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Orson Kinney

Measure Swing Metrics for Improved Performance

Facebook Twitter Youtube Hitting Institute adds K-Vest to suite of advanced measurement tools As the game of baseball looks to better understand the skill of it’s players it is embracing more high tech tools. The K-Vest is a 3-D analysis device that provides an instant understanding of the sequence of movements that make up a

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Orson Kinney

Player Development Clinic

Facebook Twitter Youtube Instructional opportunities available to local youth players Hitting Institute announces new schedule of “mini-clinics” for North Scottsdale’s youth baseball players. Designed for players age 10-12 years old you can expect your child to receive a positive baseball experience. Coaches will instruct players on the fundamentals of hitting as players work through a

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