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Pitching Machine Basics

Any player who has the ability to walk out the back door to hit is at a distinct advantage over his competition...players just do not swing it enough otherwise!

Coach JP Baseball Tips Owner

Pitching Machine Categories:

*all throw official game weight & size balls though there are a few built for light balls only

Wheel Style Pitching Machines - 1,2,3 & 4 wheel models & optional auto feeders

The most popular types from backyard baseball to pro baseball. They use a spinning wheel(s) & a motor to propel the wheel(s). Most wheel pitching machines have adjustable speed controls & direction adjustments mounted on a steel frame that's attached to a tripod. All run on 110v current & can handle a generator. Most can be purchased as baseball pitching machines, softball pitching machines & some are in a combo unit for both sports. 1 wheel is entry level, 2 wheel are most popular & now 3 & 4 wheels that throw about anything you could want at Major League speeds.

Arm Style Pitching Machines - 4 rack fed & hopper fed models

These are sometimes known as Iron Mike Pitching Machines. That is the made in USA brand you may have seen & used at a commercial batting cage. They weatherproof & tough enough for years of service without trouble. All have auto ball feeders in a rack or a huge hopper that holds hundreds of balls.

Compressed Air & Non Electric Pitching Machines - No electricity needed

Some very clever engineers have created alternative styles that fill particular needs. The Zooka Pitching Machine uses compressed air & rechargeable internal battery that is an engineering wonder. Our UPM 45 Ultimate Pitching Machine is the official model for Cal Ripken baseball & softball machine pitch leagues. It uses a spring loaded concept so needs no electricity.

2 & 3 Wheel Pitching Machines

Triple Play Basic 3 Wheel Pitching Machine

From: $294.25

To: $2,642.90

The Only 2 Wheel Baseball Only Model Under $1,000! Fastballs & Sharp LH & RH Curves Too!
$799.00
Phantom Jr Pitching Machine

As low as: $1,555.00

BATA 2 Wheel Pro Pitching Machine

As low as: $1,925.00

This machine provides great pitch variety by putting two BATA 1 machines on one stand.
Price From: $2,130.00
BATA 2 Pro Pitching Machine, Auto Feeder w/ Cordless Remote & 4 DZ Dimple Balls

As low as: $2,360.00

Phantom 2 pitching machine is 21st century Made USA. Longest 5 yr warranty! Throws leather or dimple...

As low as: $2,385.00

The 3 Wheel Programmable Pitching Machine... Because Good & Cheap Don't Go Together!
$2,995.00
Has a 95 mph fastball & a 75 mph curveball IN ONE SET UP. Going against the Majors!
$3,195.00
ALLSTAR ACE® 5000 Virtual Pitching Machine
$19,995.00

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