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Advisory Staff & Coaches


Joe Ayrault

Drafted 3rd round for the Atlanta Braves, 25 years in the MLB, current manager of the Brevard Brewers


Joe Depastino

Drafted for the New York Mets, MLBCatcher,Current Catching Coordinator for the Detroit Tigers


Kevin Barr

20+ years in pro sports, Tampa Bay Rays Strength & Conditioning for 11 years


Ryan Jackson

450 MLBSwings,Coached with GCLReds,Current Hitting Coordinator for the Reds


Mark Sobolewski

Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 20th round of the 2006 MLBJune Amateur Draft from Sarasota HS(Sarasota , FL) and the Toronto Blue Jays in the 4th round of the 2008 MLBJune Amateur Draft from University of Miami (Coral Gables , FL)


Jeff Howard

Co-Founder of FIBA. Founder of Extra Innings Sarasota, Founder of Ball and Shoe.


Oscar Espada

Co-Founder of FIBA. Developed Training/Player Development Program in P.R.,College Recruiter for 7 years,Current Pitching Coach for the Sanford River Rats


Michael “Mickey” Rivera

From Puerto Rico, played infield till 17 years old, became a pitcher at 18 years old, Attended to College of Lake County in Illinois for 2 years Transferring to a 4 year Waldorf College in Iowa, Currently Bullpen Coach with the Sanford River RatsIn the Florida Collegiate League, Work with Pitching, Hitting, Infield, outfield including conditioning