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CLUTCH BASEBALL offers AAU Travel Teams, camps, clinics, after school beginner classes, private lessons, coaches clinics and birthday parties.

"Great facility and baseball professional, Tony! He's great with kids and loves what he does and it shows!!!!! We hope to join the AAU family in the near future!! Come check it out!" - Julie Bennett Taylor

"I thought this facility was amazing and so well put together. Kids looked like they were having a blast! Tony does a great job keeping them busy and constantly working on one technique or another. He has a rule board to stay organized and has the kids read it to keep them involved. Its a great way to gain skill and meet other kids!" - Giana Wheless

"Bring your kids in for some Clutch Baseball Training. They will love the improvement in their game." - Marie Russo
About program
AAU Travel Teams
- 12u + 13u Teams
- 20 game season
- Tournament entry
- 3 practices per week

Mighty Mounders (Ages 4-5)
- Fundamentals of baseball- throwing, catching, and hitting skills
- Learn through play
- Structured setting
- Catching with two hands
- Confidence and self-esteem building
- Learning to be a team player
- Having fun!!!

Rookies (Ages 6-8)
- Learn position names
- Ready position on defense
- Throwing from an “L” position
- Becoming more comfortable with the ball
- Understanding the concept of being tagged out

Silver Sluggers (Ages 9-11)
- Sportsmanship
- Becoming a great teammate
- Handling defeat, victory, and adversity
- Learn to play all positions
- Learn baseball terminology and strategy
- Playing longtoss
- Baserunning

Gold Glovers (Ages 12-14)
- Continue working on sportsmanship
- Attitude and Effort
- Form throwing
- Always ready positions
- Game situation: Where’s the play?
- Game situational hitting
- Conditioning

Pitching Mechanics
*Improve accuracy
*Proper form and arm angle
*Learn both style…..wind up and from stretch
*Proper grip of ball
*Strengthen arm

Hitting for Power
*Learn the different types of “Loading for Power”
*Proper grip of bat
*Placement of hands and elbows before the swing
*Proper stance and form

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About program director
Tony Papadakis
(781) 493-6345
Tony Papadakis started his love for athletics and baseball as a young boy in San Carlos, CA. He played every sport possible up until high school. Tony played 4 years of Varsity baseball and basketball while attending Sequoia High School where he competed against such famous athletes including Tom Brady and C.C Sabathia. He then received a baseball scholarship and played 4 years of collegiate baseball at LCU in Lubbock, TX where he played second and third base.

After graduating with a B.A in Physical Education he began his teaching and coaching career. He has taught at DCD, BSB,and KSA in MA. He has coached AAU Baseball at the 9u, 10u, 11u, 12, 13u, 14u levels. He has been a PE Teacher, Athletic Director, and Sports Camp Director. Tony formally was the Site Director for all of the Boston Red Sox baseball summer camps. We are happy to have Tony join out team at NESA and look forward to the beginning of his CLUTCH BASEBALL program!!
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