Hitting Lessons: Jeff Young


With: Jeff Young, Minor League Hitting Coach

864-363-1102 or [email protected]

2006-07 Arizona Diamondbacks Organization—Hitting Coach

·        South Bend Silver Hawks—Midwest League

·        Responsible for the mental and physical development of 15 hitters

·        Completed daily game reports on all hitters

·        Put hitters in best possible position for success

·        Organized individual early hitting work on daily basis per hitter

·        2nd in Midwest League Team Hitting   .265 (14 teams)

·        1st in least amount of K’s/ 3rd most walks

·        Individual Midwest League Batting Title Champion–.320

·        2 players with 90+ RBI’s

·        Advanced to Second Round of MWL Playoffs

2003-06 Cincinnati Reds Organization-Hitting Coach

·        Billings Mustangs-Rookie Advanced Pioneer League

·        Responsible for Evaluation of Organizational players and Opposing players reports that are directed to General Manager

·        Responsible for mental and physical development of 20 Hitters

·        Responsible for organizing daily workouts

·        Team Batting Average #1 in Pioneer League .288

·        Individual Pioneer League Batting Title Champion with .354 BA

·        Developed MVP of the Pioneer League

·        6 players with .300 or better BA/ 4 in top 10 of Pioneer League

·        Advanced to play-offs 51-25 W/L

·        Manager/Hitting Coach in Extended Spring Training Season

·        Hitting Coach— Billings Mustangs-Rookie Advanced Pioneer League

       Advanced to play-offs—43-33 W/L

·        Hitting Coach—Florida Instructional League-Top Prospects in Reds Organization

Bench Coach— AAA-Louisville Bats—International League