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DOWNEY – Mark Cresse, a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers coaching staff from 1974-1998, will lead a free coed baseball clinic Saturday at Downey High School.
Cresse and his coaches will lead kids ages 7-14 in training sessions in batting, fielding and base running fundamentals.
Cresse will also lead a short informational presentation for parents, where he will discuss how to watch baseball from a coach’s perspective, how to be a good baseball parent and some of the basic fundamentals on working with your child on baseball.
The clinic is free and includes a T-shirt for kids and a Carl’s Jr. lunch for kids and their family. The event is sponsored by the Mark Cresse Baseball Clinic and Southland Credit Union in Downey.
Clinics for children ages 7-10 are from 9 a.m. to noon. Kids ages 11-14 can participate from 1-4 p.m.
Register for the clinic online at www.southlandCU.org or call (800) 426-1917.
Published: September 30, 2010 – Volume 9 – Issue 24