Los Angeles Angels Assistant Hitting Coach, 2016 WS Champion Chicago Cubs
John Mallee Los Angeles Angels Assistant Hitting Coach, and former professional baseball player. He played in minor league baseball as a shortstop and a second baseman. He has previously been the hitting coach of the Florida Marlins, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs, and Philadelphia Phillies baseball teams.
Elite Baseball Training, Director of Hitting, Chicago Cubs
Justin Stone is one of the most in-demand private instructors in the country. Justin teaches approximately 3,000 players from across the United States each year and teaches hitting, defense, pitching and catching at Elite.
Darin is the current hitting coordinator for the Colorado Rockies a position he has held since 2018. Prior to that Darin was hitting coach and manager in the Rockies organization at the AA and AAA levels. Prior to that Darin was a scout in the Baltimore Orioles organization
Tanner is the hitting coordinator for Driveline baseball. Tanner has worked with numerous MLB and MILB players in the off-season. Prior to Driveline, Tanner was the hitting coach for Arizona Christian University.
Mike Lidge, Strength and Conditioning Coach Philadelphia Phillies AAA
Mike is in his 3rd year as the Strength and Conditioning coach for the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs, after serving as the Strength and Conditioning coach for the Reading Phillies AA, and the Clearwater Threshers High A. Prior to his time in the Phillies organization, Mike spent 4 years as a Strength and Conditioning Coach with the San Francisco Giants organizations as a Strength and Conditioning Coach with the Richmond Spiders and San Jose Giants.
Rachel Folden, Minor League Hitting Coach/ Lead Lab Tech - Chicago Cubs Organization
Rachel Folden is a minor league hitting coach and lead lab tech in the Chicago Cubs Organization. Her company Folden Fastpitch also partners with Elite Baseball to provide hitting consultation for college, high school and youth baseball and softball teams.
Luis Ortiz has served as a hitting coach at the Major League level most recently with the Texas Rangers. Prior to the Rangers, Luis was the assistant hitting coach with the Los Angeles Dodgers and the hitting coach with the San Diego Padres. Luis has also served as a minor league hitting coach and coordinator with the Texas Rangers, San Diego Padres, and Cleveland Indians. Prior to coaching, Luis had a 4 year MLB career with the Boston Red Sox and Texas Rangers.
Peter J. Fadde, Ph.D., is professor and director of the Learning Design and Technology graduate program at Southern Illinois University. Before earning his PhD, Dr. Fadde was Athletics Video Coordinator for
Steven Pollakov is currently Assistant Hitting Coordinator for the Chicago Cubs after spending 2020 as the Dominican Hitting Analytics Coordinator. He served as the hitting apprentice for the Houston Astros in 2019, integrating technology and biometrics for hitting programs across all minor league levels.
Kenny Graham, 38, was recently hired as Director of Player Development for the Detroit Tigers. Prior to the Tigers, Graham spent three seasons as hitting coordinator for the Milwaukee Brewers organization,