Kai Correa begins his 2nd season as the Low Level Infield Instructor with the Cleveland Indians, where he works with the infielders in Rookie League and Class A ball. Correa has been an assistant coach at DIII Puget Sound for 3 years and at D1 Northern Colorado for four years. Kai is a rising star in baseball and we are very excited to have him present 2 times at the I-70 Baseball Coaches Clinic.
Mike Shildt is entering his second season as a member of the Cardinals Major League coaching staff and will be entering his first season as the team’s bench coach. Shildt has logged eight seasons as a manager in the Cardinals organization, the most recent at the triple-A level with the Memphis Redbirds (2015-16). He has compiled a career managerial record of 471-432 (.522) over his eight seasons, winning league championships in each of his three career playoff appearances.
Mike Martin from Florida State University is Baseball’s All-Time Winningest Coach. Coach Martin will surpass 2,000 career wins in the 2019 season, which will be his final season in the Seminoles dugout. Martin, a 2007 ABCA Hall of Famer, has taken 16 teams to Omaha for the College World Series and has taken an amazing 41 straight Seminole teams into the postseason.
Johnson was pitching coach of the Vanderbilt Commodores from 2002 to 2012. In 2012, he left Vanderbilt to be the minor league pitching coordinator for the Chicago Cubs. Prior to the 2016 season, the Milwaukee Brewers hired Johnson to be their pitching coach. Derek Johnson is thought to be one of the most creative and innovative pitching coaches in the country.
Jason has been referred to as a “technology-oriented” person and has a strong passion for teaching and sharing his knowledge of the game. Currently, Jason is Director of Hitting at Driveline Baseball a Seattle based biomechanics lab doing research and training for professional hitters.