Winter Instructional Clinics, News (Hamilton Cardinals Rep Baseball)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Winter Instructional Clinics
Submitted By admin on Thursday, January 26, 2017
The Hamilton Cardinals will be offering winter instructional clinics open to houseleage, select and rep players.  This is a great opporunity to refresh your skills and learn new ones in advance of the upcoming baseball season.  Learn from qualified instructors in hitting and pitching.  Choose from either a Tuesday night or Friday night clinic; all will be held at Helen Detwiler School (320 Brigade Dr, Hamilton).  Clinics will run for 5 weeks and cost just $35 each. 

Tuesay Clinics: February 7, 14, 21, 28, March 7

Friday Clinics: February 10, 17, 24, March 10, 24

To register for these clinics, please fill out the registration form here >>

Registration fees can be brought to your first session.

Our Instructors:

Dean Dicenzo  (Hitting & Pitching)

  • Player and coach in the IBL for The Hamilton Cardinals and the Brantford Red Sox 1980-2000
  • Three-time Intercounty Baseball League All-Star 1982 (2B), 1984 (OF) & 1992 (1B)
  • Led Intercounty Baseball League in stolen bases 1982, 1984 & 1992
  • Retired Second All-Time in hits in Intercounty Baseball League
  • Retired Top Ten in doubles in Intercounty Baseball League
  • Instructor of the Cardinals Baseball School 1989-2012 with 13 participants drafted in the MLB draft
  • Head Coach of the Hamilton AAA OBA Champion 2004, 2005, 2011
  • Head Coach of the Hamilton AAA Major Bantam Eliminations Champion 2006, National Champion 2006
  • OBA Coach of the Year 2006
  • Oklahoma Junior Sunbelt Classic coach for Ontario 2012-2015, Head coach 2014
  • Head Coach, 18U Ontario Terriers
  •   NCCP Provincial Coach Certified

Ed Ivy (Pitching)

  • former Division I pitcher for North Carolina A&T University.  
  • All State Honorable Mention 
  • 3 times All-Area 
  • twice Regional Semi-finalist
  • twice District Champion 
  • played his summer baseball seasons in Michigan's elite leagues: Connie Mack and American Legion

John Hashimoto (Hitting, Coaching)

  • 11 years as a Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Academy Instructor
  • MLB Scout School graduate
  • T12 Scout, Evaluator, Development Instructor, Assistant
  • Guest Coach Toronto Blue Jays Extended Spring Training
  • NCCP Provincial Certified Coach
  • Head Coach, OBA Championship (Bantam) 2000
  • Assistant Coach, Bantam Eliminations Champion, Canadian National Champion 2006
  • Baseball Canada Master Coach Developer
  • Baseball Canada Master Coach Evaluator 
  • Baseball Canada Coach Developer/Evaluator Trainer
This article has been viewed 652 times.
View AllOur Sponsors
Social Networking
Follow Us On
Follow Hamilton Cardinals Rep Baseball on Twitter
- and -
Visit Hamilton Cardinals Rep Baseball on Facebook
Quick Links
Manage Subscriptions
Signup to receive email or text messages for the teams you want to follow.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 16
    8am       Minor Peewee 8:45       Major Peewee 1 9:30       Major Peewee 2 10:15     Major Rookie 1 11:00     Major Rookie 2 11:45     Minor Rookie 12:30     15U 
  • 07
    Hamilton Cardinals Major Peewee Tier 2 team is looking to fill a spot on its roster.  Tryouts will be taking place during the teams indoor training at Soccer World on Frid St. on  Saturday mornings .  If interested in attending a tryout please get ...
  • 03
    Uniform fittings will take place at Niko Apparel at 61 Hempstead Drive in Hamilton on Saturday, January 27th and Sunday, January 28th. Teams will be assigned specific times for their fittings. 
  • 14
    This Winter the Hamilton Cardinals will be offering three different instructional clinics for players of all skill levels (rep, select and house league)
  • 09
    January 16 Outfield January 23 Strategies January 30 Base running February 6 Planning February 13 Pitching & Catching February 20 The Absolutes February 27 Initiation March 6 Teaching & Learning March 20 Infielding March 27 ...
  • 19
    Two Hamilton "Builders" were honoured recently for their contributions to amateur baseball at the local, provincial and national levels.
  • 13
    The Cardinals AGM will be on Wednesday, November 29, at 7 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Fortinos (Mall Road) Community Room.
  • 06
    Please see the attached bulletin which clearly outlines which bats are approved for use for the 2018 season.
Printed from on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 1:13 PM