PBI Introduces 7/8U Jr. Prospect Baseball League

For the young player ready to take his game to the next level.... Professional Baseball Instruction's 7/8U Junior Prospect Baseball League is designed for the player who is ready to play "real baseball" - players who are beyond T-ball and coach-pitch. This exciting new program is geared toward … [Read more...]

Pitchers Wanted For FREE Throwing Arm Study At PBI

Professional Baseball Instruction & the Baseball Health Network are looking for 25 pitchers, ages 11-17, to participate in a FREE research study being conducted by BHN Founder Steve Hayward and Dr. Christopher Ahmad, Team Physician of the New York Yankees. The study is designed to detect early … [Read more...]

“Ask Sam” – Your Baseball Questions Answered By MLB Coach Sam Perlozzo July 2014

Sam Perlozzo is the current minor league infield and baserunning coordinator for the Minnesota Twins. A former manager and coach at the major league level, Sam is also one of Professional Baseball Instruction's Major League Advisors. Each month, Sam answers your baseball-related questions. … [Read more...]

Professional Baseball Instruction’s “Rotation Genius” Pitching Device

Professional Baseball Instruction is proud to introduce a major innovation in training devices for pitchers. “The Rotation Genius” is specifically designed as a visual aid for the proper rotation of the 3 basic pitches: 4-seam fastball, any 4-seam change up grip, and a forward rotating breaking … [Read more...]

“Ask Sam” – Your Baseball Questions Answered By MLB Coach Sam Perlozzo June 2014

Sam Perlozzo is the current minor league infield and baserunning coordinator for the Minnesota Twins. A former manager and coach at the major league level, Sam is also one of Professional Baseball Instruction's Major League Advisors. Each month, Sam answers your baseball-related questions. … [Read more...]

“Ask Sam” – Your Baseball Questions Answered By MLB Coach Sam Perlozzo April 2014

Former major league manager and coach, and PBI advisor Sam Perlozzo periodically answers your baseball-related questions. Email Sam directly – AskSam@baseballclinics.com. Here’s the latest from the “Ask Sam” mail bag. Q: Sam, I run a Baseball Academy during the winter for all ages, but the bulk … [Read more...]

PBI Spotlight On…Rundowns

One of the hardest aspects of the game for young players to learn is how to properly execute a rundown. And, in fact, it's very complicated - when to throw, what to do after the throw, shortening the distance between the fielders and the base runner - it's no wonder that in the early stages of a … [Read more...]

Braves Prospect Tommy LaStella Working Out At PBI

Over the recent winter months, PBI's indoor facility was home to Atlanta Braves prospect Tommy La Stella. Ranked as the #14 prospect in the Braves organization, Tommy worked on his hitting and defensive skills at 2nd base with PBI Instructor Steve Hayward. http://youtu.be/HEHbv5iUFzs With an … [Read more...]

“Ask Sam” – Your Baseball Questions Answered By MLB Coach Sam Perlozzo Feb 2014

Former major league manager and coach, and PBI advisor Sam Perlozzo periodically answers your baseball-related questions. Email Sam directly – AskSam@baseballclinics.com. Here’s the latest from the “Ask Sam” mail bag. Q: Sam - How long should a pitchers stride be? Is there a rule of thumb? I … [Read more...]

New Jersey Baseball Magazine’s Coverage of the 2014 Pitching Summit

Special thanks to Matthew Orso of New Jersey Baseball Magazine for his fine piece on our 2014 Pitching Summit with Leo Mazzone, Gary Lavelle, Mark Amundson, Doug Cinnella & Steve Hayward on January 22 in Mahwah. You can read the article here on their website. Matt, by the way, is a former … [Read more...]