Parkway Little League, Saint Paul, Minnesota: Offseason Baseball Camps

Wednesday, February 26
Let's Play Baseball/Softball Expo March 7-8, 2014 at the St. Paul RiverCentre

See all the latest in baseball/softball gear, merchandise, training equipment and apparel.

Batting cages will be available to try out the latest wood and composite bats.

The Minnesota Twins will hold instructional clinics by their alumni for all to attend.

The Expo will include many door prizes, giveaways, celebrities and deals on equipment.

If you are looking to buy that new bat for the upcoming season, this is the spot to do it!

For additional Expo details, log on to

Tuesday, February 18
2014 Players Only Summer Elite Development League

Registration NOW OPEN!

                                             ELITE SUMMER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE 2014

Nevers Larkin Baseball is proud to announce the third year of the NLB Elite Development League.

The purpose of this league is to raise the skills of young baseball players from the ages of 7-13 years old. This Elite League is designed to enhance their baseball skills and to better develop them at an influential age.

Each player will receive quality instruction from the NLB staff. There will be a strong supporting cast of 1 coach to 5 player ratio to develop the players.

This program will take place over 7 weeks during the summer. Each player that signs up for this program will participate in baseball activities from 9am-12pm on skill development days and 10am-12pm on game days.

We are very excited about this program because we feel your child can drastically improve their skills while STILL PARTICIPATING IN THIER ASSOCIATION BASEBALL PROGRAM

Thursday, February 13
Summer Baseball Camp at the U of M

That time of year again!!! Baseball is just around the corner and the U of Minnesota and MBIS are ready to start taking registrations fro our 2014 Summer Baseball Camp season.

Please see the attachment for the 2014 flyer and make sure you go to our website to view our offerings and register. We have changed a few up from 2013.



Handout: Gopher Camp

Sunday, February 2
Nevers Larkin-Players Only- Catching, Pitching and Fielding Camps Start Next Week- Sign Up Today

 Catching, Fielding and Pitching Camps Start Next Week- Sign Up today

Keep your baseball skills up over the off season and enhance your training!

Sign up for Players Only Clinics and Spring Training.

Offering a wide variety of camps to fit your schedule and level of play.

Players Only: Helping to keep baseball players on top of their game!

Train with the professionals!


Catching Camp Tuesday's , February 4th- March 11th (6 Weeks Total)

Session #1: 4:00pm-5:00pm (Coach O'Brien) or

Session #2: 9:00pm-10:00pm (Coach Mazer)

Where: Players Only, 9805 Hamilton Rd. Eden Prairie MN 55344 Cost: $245

Description: The camp will cover the fundamentals of throwing, fielding, and blocking from the catcher's position.


Pitching Camp Wednesday's , February 5th- March 12th (6 Weeks total) .

Group #1- 4:00-5:00 P.M. or

Group #2 9:00-10:00 P.M. $245.00

Where: Players Only, 9805 Hamilton Rd., Eden Prairie MN 55344

Description: The camp will cover proper throwing mechanics and the fundamentals of pitching. Controlling the run game, fielding the position, and off-speed pitches are just some of the things that will be covered.


Fielding Camp

WHERE: Champions Hall.

WHO: 14-18 Year Olds?

Camp Fundamentals: Fielding ?

Ages: High School Baseball Players

Staff: TBD from NLB Staff -- 6:1 player to coach ratio

Cost: $265 ALL Sessions at Champions Hall?

February:? 9th- 6:00-7:00pm? 16th- 5:00-6:00pm? 23rd- 6:00-7:00pm?

March? 2nd- 6:00-7:00pm 9th- 6:00-7:00pm? 16th- 6:00-7:00pm? 23rd- 6:00-7:00pm 2014

Wednesday, January 22
The Cages and Midwest Sports Performance offer

The Cages and Midwest Sports Performance have for you this winter! Check out some of our most poplar deals and events below! Visit us online at and

                                                      -Tryout Prep Small Group Lessons -

Spend an hour with a Cages Certified Instructor working on hitting, throwing, and fielding fundamentals to prepare for tryouts and the upcoming season. 4:1 player to coach ratio is strictly enforced. Email us, go online, or stop in to get started!

1 Small Group Lesson - $25

4 Small Group Lessons - $90

8 Small Group Lessons – 150

10 Small Group Lessons - $200 - Fastpitch Tryout Prep Clinic -

When: February 15th and 22nd (Saturdays’) Time: 9am – 12pm

About: Fastpitch softball instruction for all ages by two of the most well respected instructors in the Midwest. Matt Haefner, the head varsity coach at Prior Lake High School, and Dan Beech his assistant head coach bring a wealth of knowledge to the hitting clinic. The clinic offers players a unique opportunity to work closely with an instructor on fundamentals and preparation for evaluation in the spring.

Matt Haefner Head Varsity Fastpitch Prior Lake - ASA All American - Olympic Sports Festival Invitee - Seasoned Hitting Instructor

Dan Beech Prior Lake Assistant Head Coach - Coach of Apple Valley Millers 1991-2003 - Private Hitting Instructor Price: $120

The Cages 1353 Larc Industrial Blvd Burnsville, MN 55337

Friday, January 17
Coaching Clinic at the University of Minnesota
600 15th Avenue SE Minneapolis, MN 55455
Agenda: 10:00 a.m. On-site registration /check - in • $25.00 fee
11:00 a.m. Todd Oakes – U of Minnesota Pitching Coach • Pitching fundamentals
11:50 a.m. John Anderson – Head Baseball Coach – U of Minnesota • Developing the Young Hitter
12:30 p.m. Rob Fornasiere – Assistant head Baseball Coach • Practice methods for Infielders
1:10 p.m. Todd Oakes • Arm care program and throwing program
1:40 p.m. Lee Swenson – Minnesota Baseball Director of Ops • Catching’s Big 3
2:20 p.m. Rob Fornasiere • Base running absolutes
3:00 -6:00 p.m. Gopher Baseball practice
Please email Lee Swenson ( to pre-register.
All payment will be onsite the day of the clinic by cash or check payable to the University of Minnesota

Thursday, January 16
MYAS/Gopher State Baseball Throwing Development Clinic & Seminar

MYAS Presents Gopher State Baseball Throwing Development Clinic & Seminar Join the Institute for Athletic Medicine and the Minnesota Youth Athletic Services for the Gopher State Baseball Throwing Development Clinic & Seminar!

Featuring Erik Lovdahl of the Minnesota Twins and the Lovdahl Pitching Academy

When: February 8, 2014 from 1:00-4:00pm

Where: Century College in White Bear Lake, MN

Cost: $75 for the player clinic; $25 for the coach & parent seminar

Thursday, January 16
Cage Memberships at Pitch 2 Pitch
•2x/wk access for 10 weeks (Feb 16-May 3) 
•4 players max/cage •Age-specific cages
 •You choose your times Cost: $175/player (less than $9/hr) 
Locations: P2P Burnsville: 14265 W Burnsville Pkwy Burnsville MN 55306 (between Northern Lights and Soccer Blast) 
P2P Chanhassen: 8115 Century Blvd Chaska MN 55318 (behind LifeTime Fitness)
For more info & to book your cages go to 

Thursday, January 16
HABA Spring Clinics

Spring and baseball season are just around the corner. Prepare your child for the season, or simply keep him active during these cold months, by signing him up for baseball camp with HABA.

The first day of the 12 sessions is Saturday, March 8th. Spots are limited and will be filled on a first received basis. Don't delay signing up your son!

Thursday, January 16
Players Only Inc Youth & High School Spring Training

7th Annual Youth Spring Training Spring and AAA/AA/A tryout season is around the corner.

Spring Training Camp helps prepare for your baseball player get ready for the tryout Season.

Tom Nevers and Gene Larkin, over 25 years MLB experience.

WHERE: Players Only Inc.

WHO: 7-13 Year Olds

Dates: January 19th, 26th February 9th, 16th, 23rd March 2nd, 9th, 16th

Cost: $375

Camp Fundamentals: Pitching, Hitting, Fielding and Throwing

Ages: 7-13 Year Olds

Staff: TBD from NLB Staff -- 6:1 player to coach ratio