Tom Dodd has provided San Diego area athletes skills training and instruction in softball and baseball for more than 15 years in the following formats:

Lessons  fee $30.00 for individual

  • ages 6 to 45
  • individual, pairs, small group, large group, team
  • 45 minute individual lesson
  • performed outdoors on a field to receive realistic feedback on performance

Clinics  fee negotiable

  • half or full day
  • for groups, teams, or leagues
  • skills development clinics
  • conditioning clinics
  • your location or mine

Camps  fee negotiable

  • two day, multiple day, week long
  • for groups, teams, or leagues
  • skills development camps
  • conditioning camps
  • your location or mine

Areas of Instruction

Hitting - stance, mechanics, timing, mental

Slapping - stance, mechanics, footwork, timing

Bunting - sacrifice, drag, push

Pitching - mechanics, speed, accuracy, mental

Catcher position - stance, footwork, mechanics, blocking, throwing, mental                     

Defense - infield, outfield, footwork, glovework, quickness, first step, throwing, diving, mental

Baserunning - technique, burst, speed, quickness, footwork, sliding, diving, mental


Training in physical and mental conditioning and sports nutrition is also provided to athletes, specifically on how these things contribute to high performance in softball and baseball.