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The bad news?
Your pitching mound surface is in dire need of repair.
The good news? Flex-A-Clay from True Pitch is here to save the day!
Flex-A-Clay is a patented, specially formulated mixture intended to repair spots of wear on your pitching mound, infield, batter’s box, or anywhere you have dirt. Our patented product offers unparalleled water draining, drying and resiliency … that also reduces sticking in the pitcher’s cleats.
In this feature, we highlight the proper ways to repair your pitching mound with True Pitch Flex-A-Clay. Follow these simple steps to get your program back on the bump!
Reminder: Mound specifications for high school through the major leagues calls for a mound that is 18 feet in diameter with the top of the pitcher’s rubber 10 inches higher than home plate. For youth leagues, consult the rule book of the governing organization.
Step One: Measure the Rubber
Take a measure to determine if the pitching rubber [ … ]
At True Pitch we are about much more than mounds. We are about ALL THINGS baseball.
As such, we carry a full array of field products to assist you in keeping your playing surface in supreme shape 365 days a year. As we head into winter, here are five quick tips to prep your field for the offseason:
Examine and Tidy Up
Walk your field inch-by-inch to identify any ruts, worn patches of grass or other areas in need of attention. Be sure to flag them or spray paint them so you can quickly identify them in applying a fix. In the process, pick up any garbage, rocks or sticks, or other items that you don’t want sitting on your field until spring.
Aerating your field improves the health of your grassy areas. Home improvement stores typically rent aerators, you can reach out to a landscaping firm to perform the work or you can [ … ]
The True Pitch team is excited to be on site for the 2019 National Recreation and Parks Association Annual Conference in Baltimore September 24-26!
We are set up in the Exhibit Hall ready to show you how the ORIGINAL portable baseball mound can give your recreation and parks program a shot in the arm.
By working with True Pitch, you can:
Greatly reduce maintenance costs associated with city, county or state owned baseball fields. Our portable mounds require next to no maintenance at all.
Increase revenue by hosting tournaments or leagues for a variety of ages. Our portable mounds make it possible for you to host different age division on the same fields, increasing your scope of offerings and potential for revenue.
Ensure a consistent pitching service, promoting fair play and safety. Our products are designed to exact specifications and the only portable mounds approved for game and tournament use by Little League International, Babe [ … ]
Brad Lamberti manages our Divisional Sales and is our Field Consultant. Brad has baseball in his blood, playing three years of varsity ball at Southeast Polk High School in Altoona, Iowa. He then played at Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC), Texas A&M Corpus Christi and the University of Central Oklahoma.
After finishing his playing career – Brad was a catcher – he coached at DMACC for two years. He joined the True Pitch team nearly four years ago.
Brad loves his work at True Pitch.
“The game has been a part of my life forever and to have this opportunity to still be in the industry is awesome,” he says. “It may not be lacing up the spikes and playing but being able to communicate with coaches around and talk baseball is very enjoyable to me.”
Brad is married and has a young son. In his free time he serves as a youth [ … ]