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RailRiders University

RailRiders University

Train Where the Pros Train. Join the Pros this Winter as they host a series of training camps at PNC Field; home of your Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. Have the chance to use our premium indoor facilities to improve in all areas of your game and get tips from the players who have learned the best techniques. There will be three areas of professional coach training this winter including hitting, pitching and catching. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to learn from some of the best coaches and players (both past and current) in the league.

There are still spots open for the Winter sessions at PNC Field. Sessions are tailored to different positions, Hitting, Pitching and Catching. All sessions are available for both baseball and softball and for all age groups.

Check out the different sessions below:

Meet the Trainers

Russ Canzler Hitting Trainer
Russ Canzler Russ is a Hazelton Area graduate who played 12 years of Professional Baseball, including time in the majors with the Cleveland Indians and the Tampa Bay Rays. He is a four time All-Star and the 2011 International League MVP.

Joe McCarthy Hitting Trainer
Joe McCarthy Joe went to school at the University of Virginia where he was drafted in the 5th round of the 2015 MLB Draft by the Tampa Bay Rays. He is currently playing with Tampa's High-A affiliate, the Charlotte Stone Crabs.

Kyle McMyne Pitching Trainer
Kyle McMyne Kyle was a pitcher for Villanova University in the Big East Conference and is now playing for the Cincinnati Reds' AA Affiliate, Pensacola Blue Wahoos.

Max Kranick Pitching Trainer
Max Kranick Max graduated from Valley View High School and was an 11th round draft choice for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He currently plays with the Gulf Coast League Pirates.

Train with the Pros - Hitting
Session A - Monday & Wednesday
Novemeber 6th, 8th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 27th and 29th
December 4th, 6th, 11th, 13th & 18th
5:00pm to 6:30pm (Ages 8-17)
6:30pm to 8:00pm (Ages 8-17)

Look for more information on our Facebook Page or by contacting Robby Judge at 570-558-4612.

Listen to what some of the trainers have to say about the facilities and the RailRiders University program.


For more information please call 570-558-4612