Andrew McCutchen, IMG Academy trainee, earns All-Star/Home Run Derby spot
Posted: July 10, 2012
In only his third full big-league season, Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen has already established himself as one of the elite players in all of Major League Baseball.So, what does the 2012 All-Star and Home Run Derby participant do to keep...
IMG Academy baseball program student-athlete awarded a national scholarship
Posted: April 25, 2012
Jacinto BrownIMG Academy baseball program student-athlete Jacinto Brown, a native of Bermuda, recently received one of his nation's most prestigious honors.Brown was chosen with 13 other youth athletes as a recipient of the Bermuda National Junior Athlete...
Fundamental baseball drills to help you improve on the field
Posted: April 17, 2012
Wheel DrillWith more than 30 years of experience at every level of the game, Ken Bolek, Director of the IMG Academy baseball program, knows how to develop baseball players. He uses the following drills to help players of all skill levels improve on the diamond:...
It's official: Pastornicky to open MLB season as Braves starting shortstop
Posted: April 3, 2012
Tyler PastornickyAfter an offseason filled with hinting, the Atlanta Braves have made it official: IMG Academy baseball program alum Tyler Pastornicky will start at shortstop to kick off the 2012 season.From the Atlanta Journal Constitution:Pastornicky...went 10-...