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Feb, 2020

Fresno Grizzlies / Dicks Sports / MLB Jr Homerun Derby

We are excited for the third year DICK’S Sporting Goods will be teaming up with the Fresno Grizzlies to host the MLB Jr Homerun Derby ON THE FIELD at Chukchansi Park THIS SATURDAY from Noon – 4pm and it’s a FREE EVENT! If you really want to see how much fun this event is, watch a quick video recap from 2019!


Highlight of the day’s FREE activities:

·       MLB Jr Homerun Derby

·       2020 USA Baseball Bat Demo

·       Giveaways including MLB Autographed Merchandise and Baseball Equipment – NEW FOR 2020

·       HitTrax – NEW FOR 2020

·       Diamond Kinetics Swing Trackers – NEW FOR 2020

·       Handle Held Radar to measure exit velocity – NEW FOR 2020

·       Coaching tips and swing analysis for players & coaches from Baseball Factory

·       Stadium Tours from the Fresno Grizzlies – NEW FOR 2020

·       Fresno Grizzlies Kid Zone – NEW FOR 2020

·       And more


In addition to the Homerun Derby, this event will offer kids the opportunity to demo a large selection of new 2020 USA Baseball approved bats for the upcoming season. Coaches from Baseball Factory will man each on field hitting station to provide expert advice, tips and even swing analysis. This group brings years of playing and coaching experience to make sure every child can get the help they need to become a better player. This year we are excited to add an onsite HitTrax. This tool provides instant feedback with information including: virtual ball flight, distance the ball travels, exit velocity and bat comparisons to ensure your child is fitted with the best bat.


Please help by promoting this event as much as possible to your league coaches, players, parents, and officials via email blast, social media, league website, or any other avenue you have available to communicate. The promotion on your end is critical to the success of this special event.


Visit for additional details. We look forward to seeing you on the field!

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