The Motor City Hit Dogs have been the leader of youth baseball in the Midwest for over 16 years. We are recognized by USSSA, Perfect Game, Nations & Triple Crown as one of the top 5 programs nationally. We are a high quality youth baseball & softball program emphasizing advanced skills and technique that are critical for long term success within a competitive environment while emphasizing character, focus, and commitment.
Our 21,000 sq. ft. indoor facility features a full infield, 9 hitting tunnels, 2 pitching lanes, 8 pitching machines, Hit-Trax, Rapsodo (2), Blast Motion, Pro Radar guns and much more. The indoor is for Hit Dog players only and can accessed all year round at no extra cost.
One of the many benefits for playing with our organization is we play every Sunday. In other words, we are in the championship bracket each week, which increases more games played. We see every teams #1 pitcher each game, which gives our athlete a great advantage in his career. We are constantly challenged.
Our instructors/trainers have all played in the MLB or have played College Baseball in some form. The knowledge the instructors bring are unparalleled and can't be matched.
The above stated is the backbones of our Elite Organization. Please contact MCBCAcademy@gmail.com for more info.
Motor City Hit Dog Jase Bowen
Longtime Hit Dog Nick Plummer
Motor City Hit Dog Karl Kaufman
Motor City Hit Dog Devan Ahart
Motor City Hit Dog Taylor Grzelakowski
Motor CIty Hit Dog Bryce Bush
Motor CIty Hit Dog Kevin Marmon
Registration now open!!!
Registration period for the 2020/2021 MCBC Hit Dogs Little Dogs Academy is now open! Only 15 spots per session available- they go QUICK every year. Don't wait!
October - end of December
January - end of March
SPOTS GO VERY FAST FOR THIS ACADEMY. Contact Coach Tony Leonard ASAP if you’re interested.
The Motor City Baseball Club (MCBC) Hit Dogs "Little Dogs" program for 5-8 year old’s is a development training program that will focus on the fundamentals of baseball at a young age. These young boys will learn proper hitting mechanics, fielding mechanics, base running, and pitching. The boys will have a lot of fun while learning the game at the same time. Training will be two days a week through the end of the session. Also, our indoor infield, at our facility, provides us the opportunity to play scrimmages indoor during the winter as well as ample area to do many various types of baseball training drills. Select players from this program will be invited to play for our 8U MCBC team for the following 8U season. We have a proven track record at MCBC- we train to develop.
The training will be done by our top Motor City Hit Dogs head coaches and trainers: Coach & Director of the MCHD,Tony Leonard, the founder of the Little Dog program, is one of the best coaches around at teaching the game. Coach Leonard 's teams have been ranked nationally year in and year out by USSSA power rankings. Tony Leonard will be assisted by MCHD Coach &Director Scott Leonard, Scott is considered by his peers as a one of the best youth coaches in the nation(recently reported by the Detroit Free Press Jeff Seidel). Scott is known for his energy & passion when it comes to coaching. His attention to details on the mechanics of the game are far superior from others. Tony & Scott Leonard will be assisted by Devon Conklin, who is the current head JV baseball coach at Waterford Mott High School (district champions and regional finalists in 2018) as well as the current 15U MCBC Hit Dog head coach as well as our individual and team trainer when not with his 15U team. Your son will receive top notch training for three months and is guaranteed to greatly improve their game.
If interested, please contact Coach Leonard for the registration form.
Co-Owner, Head Coach, Trainer, and Board Member
Great life experience for Tony “CA”. Exceptional coaches and wonderful loving team family.
We all loved being part of this baseball family.
Only Michigan team to be mention in Travel Ball Select National Rankings top 20! Motor City Hit Dogs 12U come in at #6 and 9U come in at #5 - these 2 ages close to my heart but amazing accomplishment for 13U to come in at #3! So - are we heading back to East Cobb!???
Learn baseball the right way. Excellent program bar none. Paul Baetz Chief of USSSA Umpires.
This is the BEST travel baseball program in Michigan, bar none. When you look at their player development, list of alumni, and success both on and off the field, this is a program parents should be looking at. I am very, very impressed with what the Hit Dogs have to offer and have accomplished.