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Phillies Baseball and Softball Academy

Baseball & softball camps in 15 locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Delaware

THE PHILLIES BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL ACADEMY for boys and girls, ages 6-14, offers campers unforgettable baseball and softball experiences they will treasure for a lifetime. Campers feel like real "Major Leaguers" as they take the field in their very own official Phillies Baseball or Softball Academy uniform and learn from baseball's best. Camps are offered at locations throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware and run Mondays-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (extended day programs available).

NEW THIS YEAR: The Interleague Play experience will offer top-notch instruction tailored to a camper's age level. Interleague will include the opportunity to compete against another Phillies Baseball Academy campsite, participation in an exclusive skills competition and a tournament game.

  • ROOKIE, Ages 6-7
  • A DIVISION, Ages 8-9
  • AA DIVISION, Ages 10-11
  • AAA DIVISION, Ages 12-14

Four Divisions offer campers the ability to continue developing their baseball skills and take their game to the next level.

Call us for more information at 610-520-3400!

What You Receive

An Official Phillies Academy Uniform - Including pants, socks, cap, division patch and batting jersey.

Tour of Citizens Bank Park - (Home Run, Double Play and select Softball weeks only) From the dugout and clubhouse, to the batting cages and Media Room, campers receive an exclusive "behind the-scenes" look at the ballpark as only a select few can!

Meet Phillies Players and Coaches - Throughout the summer, Phillies players and coaches make guest appearances during Home Run experience weeks!

Professional Coaching and Skill Development - Professional coaching-tailored to individual levels-in skills and game fundamentals bring each camper's game to the next level. Campers learn all aspects of the game including instruction in each position and game situations. Campers receive instruction and skill development in:

 

  • Pitching
  • Sliding
  • Hitting
  • Throwing
  • Base Running
  • Rundowns
  • Fielding
  • Cutoffs
  • Catching
  • Conditioning and Stretching
  • Bunting

Skill Development Tools - Our coaching staff provides a Personal Evaluation and Scouting Report, giving campers valuable feedback on ways to further develop and enhance skills and techniques.

Equipment - All playing equipment is provided at camp, including professional training aids used in the Major Leagues. Campers only need to bring a baseball glove to camp.

Weekly Highlights - Our weekly schedule also includes Home Run Derbies, Fielding Contests and Throwing Contests. Each week culminates in a Graduation and Awards Ceremony.

Camper Reunion Night at Citizens Bank Park - Campers receive a personal invitation to participate in the traditional Phillies Baseball Academy Parade on-field prior to the Wednesday, September 9 or Thursday, September 10 game. Game tickets are available for purchase at a discounted rate for Academy Families.

Camp runs Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

QUESTIONS? Call 610-520-3400

Locations and Dates

2018 Locations and Dates Coming Soon

Locations and Dates

Locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

Pennsylvania

New Jersey

Delaware

QUESTIONS? Call 610-520-3400

Three Experiences

We cover all the bases with THREE Academy experiences.
Each one offers a unique approach to the game. Try one or try them all!

Home Run Week (HR), Ages 6-14

INCLUDES

Daily Instruction: We focus on core fundamentals in fielding, throwing, base running and batting. Campers experience multiple defensive positions.

Daily Games and Game Situations: Daily divisional games allow campers to apply skills from instruction and practice during games. Our coaching staff emphasizes position work, proper execution of fundamentals and sportsmanship.

Advanced Player Week (AP), Ages 8-14

Due to the unique instructional format of the Advanced Player Experience, visits by Phillies players and coaches and the trip to Citizens Bank Park are not offered.

INCLUDES

Daily Instruction: Emphasis is placed on team practices and competitive game play. The program aims to take the young athlete to a higher level of play while increasing his/her knowledge of the game of baseball.

Daily Games with Elevated Defensive and Offensive Fundamentals: Daily divisional games allow campers to apply skills from instruction and practice during high-level games. Our coaching staff focuses on proper execution of advanced fundamentals for players batting, on-base and in the field. Games will be regulation youth league games with limitations on innings pitched.

AP for campers ages 6-7: A basic skill instruction program is offered for campers ages 6-7 during this week. This program focuses on the basic fundamentals of hitting, throwing, fielding, and base running. This session includes a special guest speaker, an official Phillies Uniform, and daily games.

Due to the unique instructional format of the Advanced Player Experience, visits by Phillies players and coaches and the trip to Citizens Bank Park are not offered.

Softball Camp For Girls (SB), Ages 8-14

INCLUDES

Professional Coaching and Skill Development: Tailored coaching to individual skill levels in pitching, hitting, base running, throwing, catching and fundamentals brings campers' games to the next level.

Daily Games and Game Situations: Daily divisional games allow campers to apply skills from instruction and practice during games. Emphasis is on position work and proper execution of fundamentals.

QUESTIONS? Call 610-520-3400

Coaches/Lineup
Graduation and Awards Ceremony

Camper Milestone Awards

Recognition of Camper Achievements and Growth as Players

In honor of all the dedicated Academy campers who return year after year, we are proud to offer exclusively-designed Milestone Awards for campers who are in their second year and beyond. Each Milestone Award honors the number of years that a camper has been with the Phillies Baseball Academy.

All Campers who have attended three or more summers will be shown on Phan-a-Vision as they lead the traditional Phillies Baseball Academy Parade prior to a Phillies game.

Plus a chance (for campers attending 4-7 years) to win:

  • You could throw the Official "First Pitch" at a Phillies home game on your Reunion Night (either September 13 and 14, 2016).
  • Batting practice with a parent at Citizens Bank Park, and four tickets to the Phillies game that follows (August 20, 2016).

Campers reaching their seventh year milestone also receive an official Phillies Baseball Academy Bat Bag.

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Information

For more information, please call 610-520-3400

THE PHILLIES BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL ACADEMY

  • For boys and girls, ages 6-14
  • Camp locations throughout PA, NJ and DE
  • June, July & August options
  • Mondays - Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Extended day programs available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Official Phillies Academy Uniform
  • Behind the scenes tour of Citizens Bank Park
  • Meet Phillies Players and Coaches during Home Run Weeks
  • Take your game to the next level!