Garcia Hitting Academy

Garcia Hitting Academy

5.0 (10)
5 employees
20 years in business

About this pro


Rey Garcia - Owner and Director of Player Development is proud to introduce you to the Garcia Hitting Academy, a new baseball and softball hitting and training facility located at 577 Main St, Hudson, MA.   Our facility is also the new home for the North East Pride Baseball and Softball elite travel teams who compete in highly competitive leagues and tournaments throughout New England.  

Rey brings his baseball and softball skills to Garcia Hitting Academy from the Dominican Republic.   At the age of 17, the New York Yankees signed Reylin as a free agent where he played for 4 seasons 1991 he was call to double A,where He didn'tsee any actions He Batted 289,345,312,222 Rey Played briefly with his home town team Aguilas Cibaenas in the Dominican winter Pro League

  After Rey’s professional baseball years were over, he started playing Fastpitch Softball where he made the All- American team for 4 years.  This included an Outstanding Defense award at shortstop in 2002, and also Athlete of the Year nominee for the Golden Glove Award.  In 2006, the US played in an International Tournament where they were awarded the Gold Medal, going undefeated. Rey was awarded the Batting Title with a .583 average.

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Hudson, MA 01749
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10 Reviews


  • William Cox

    The knowledge and teaching ability of Mr. Garcia. The amount of detail he uses to explain the mechanics of hitting. In addition to instructing my daughter I have observed Mr. Garcia working with other hitters and his approach varies greatly as each hitter brings a different body, mechanics, and goals to the instruction. 5 plus stars and a great person to go with the experience.

  • Joel Orcutt

    Rey has worked with my daughters for more than a decade. I can't say enough about his approach to teaching. He knows the game, has experience at the highest levels of the sport and has a keen eye for mechanics. Most importantly, Rey knows how to talk with the girls and communicate very specific changes in ways that are easy to understand and implement. For anyone considering Garcia Hitting Academy, I can assure you that you won't find a better coach anywhere in the New England area.

  • Drew Nobike

    Great instruction and feedback reinforced to crest good consistent hitting technique

  • Bonnie Brinker

    Rey is great. Whenever my son is struggling at the plate Rey always can identify the problem. He genuinely cares about his students wanting to help them achieve their goals at the highest level possible. He’s a positive influence

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Evaluate the student set up and aprouch video analysis 

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I’m a former Professional Baseball ⚾️ Player

for the New York  Yankees, in the minors league reaching Double A , after my years in Baseball ⚾️ started playing Fastpitch Softball 🥎 for where I was an All American 5 times runner up at the world Softball 🥎 defense oustanding Award 🥇, the became the

Short Stop for the USA 🇺🇸 Fastpitch Softball 🥎 National Team where we won Gold medal won batting title at an world tournament, also Pan Am games where I couldn’t play cause of torn Aquiles at previous tournament!!..

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

How did you get started teaching?

García Hitting Academy/North East Pride is a girls fastpitch softball and boys baseball organization committed to excellence on and off the field. Our diverse coaching staff brings many years of experience playing  including current collegiate level players and former collegiate level coaches. Our coaches are proficiently trained by former USA/New York Yankees Infielder Rey Garcia who has spent the last 15 years teaching hitting and fielding at all levels from Division I to Pro baseball.

We take pride in our athletes and have trained many successfully recruited division I, II, and III players around the country. Take a look at our alumni page to see what exciting things our graduates are up to!

What types of students have you worked with?

in the last 20 years I’ve been working with athletes of all levels from little league to Pro baseball ⚾️ in the last 5 years 6 of my students have been Drafted to different organization I. The MLB , in the last 12 months I have 12 of my students committed to college for Softball 🥎 and 8 for baseball ⚾️, currently I have students coming nation wide , also have 3 players active in pro Baseball ⚾️ Cullen Large, Is one the most promise hitter in the Florida State league advance A where in spring training played with the MLB SQUAD FOR THE TORONTO BLUE JAYS , I had the opportunity to see Cullen opening day in Florida was great!!

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

2017 5 round  1st pick Cullen Large,2018 Noah Zavolas!!

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

there is Lot of false info outside please make sure you get all the info you need to find the right instructor I really encourage parents to search !! And also get feedback from others 

What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

Sports baseball or softball Background check of the Instructor knowledge of teaching