GRB Academy Announces Tryout Dates

GRB Academy and the GRB Rays are excited to announce tryout dates for the 2017 Fall and 2018 Summer Madison teams. Since the inception of the Rays program in 2011, over 170 college players have played with the Rays. The Rays train at the top indoor baseball facility in the Midwest, the brand new 52,000 sq. ft. GRB Academy ... More

A step to improving your infielders

When talking about infield play, we like to break down, in depth, every aspect of getting ready to field a groundball, fielding the groundball and then preparing to throw the ball accurately to a target. One part of the process that is almost always overlooked is what we should do immediately after we field the ball. Most ... More

Discussing Offensive Situations

An overlooked offensive scenario than has a direct impact on the outcome of games is one that is extremely under coached at most levels of baseball. When it comes to scoring a runner from third base with less than two outs it is important to coach an approach at the plate to your hitters. Instead teach hitters to ... More

Fastpitch Spring Hitting Camp Dates Released

GRB is offering an in-season spring hitting program that will utilize GRB’s brand new indoor infield and state of the art batting cages. GRB staff will instruct campers on the fundamentals of hitting to develop their individual skills. Campers will also be instructed on situational hitting to prepare them for their ... More

Softball Foot Speed and Fielding Camp Announced

Join the GRB softball staff this spring for an advanced camp emphasizing foot speed and fielding. The focus will be on improving foot speed as it pertains to softball specific movements. Proper footwork when fielding and throwing combined with proper glove action will be stressed throughout the entirety of the camp. ... More

Former Rays Player Danny Jansen Called to Big League Camp

Former Rays catcher Danny Jansen has been called to Big League camp with the Toronto Blue Jays. Jansen reported to Dunedin, Florida, the Spring Training home of the Blue Jays this afternoon. Jansen played with the Rays from 2011-13. Jansen (Appleton, Wis./Appleton West) was selected in the 16th Rd. of the 2013 MLB Draft ... More

Spring Training Skills Camp Announced

Event Description: Name: Spring Training Skills Camp Dates: April 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 Time: 12pm - 2pm Cost: $100.00 Ages: All Ages Info: Join the GRB staff to develop all facets of your game. This camp will provide campers with instruction on base running, fielding, hitting, and throwing. Also, we will ... More

March 4th Softball Pitching Camp

Event Description: Date: March 4th Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm Ages: All Ages Description: This 90 minute workout is designed to challenge pitchers both physically and mentally. Pitchers will work on perfecting mechanics, gaining power, and controlling the speed, location, and movement of the ball. Through ... More

Spring Youth Velocity Program Now Registering!

Event Description: Camp Name: Spring Youth Velocity Program Cost: $450 Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays Dates: 3/21, 3/23, 3/28, 3/30, 4/4, 4/6, 4/11, 4/13, 4/18, 4/20, 4/25, 4/27, 5/2, 5/4, 5/9, 5/11 Time: 6:00-7:30 Ages:11-14 Maximum Players: 8 Info: One of the most popular camps offered at ... More

February 11th Softball Pitching Camp

Event Description: Date: February 11th Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm Ages: All Ages Description: This 90 minute workout is designed to challenge pitchers both physically and mentally. Pitchers will work on perfecting mechanics, gaining power, and controlling the speed, location, and movement of the ball. Through ... More