Statistics help fans analyze a baseball player's career, from quantifying a slugger's batting average to measuring a right fielder's apathy. See numbers come to life with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $9 for 30 minutes of batting-cage practice for two (a $20 value)
- $19 for 60 minutes of batting-cage practice for four (a $40 value)
Four of Slammer's six batting cages are outfitted with automated Iron Mike pitching machines that mimic the wind-up and release of a human pitcher so batters can help time their swings.
Slammer's Training Academy
Drafted into the Philadelphia Phillies straight out of high school, Gary Bennett spent 13 seasons as a major-league catcher, a career that included a stint on the 2006 World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals. Gary is one of several baseball specialists whose tutelage has contributed to Slammer's Training Academy's assistance in more than 250 collegiate scholarships and 30 major-league prospects. Each instructor enriches pupils' pitching and batting skills with private sessions, team instruction, and clinics and camps designed by major leaguers throughout the fiscal year.