6th Annual East Texas Umpire Clinic
Friday, January 27, 2017 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 5:00 PM (CST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Clinic presented in conjunction with Hudson 51 Wear
Want to be the best....Learn from the Best!
Our chief instructors will be 2016 WORLD SERIES Major League Umpire #51 Marvin Hudson, MLB Rover #82 Clint Fagan, AAA Umpire Clay Park, DI Assignor Michael Fagan, DII Assignor Doug McClure, Tracy Roles, and others.
2016 WORLD SERIES UMPIRE - Marvin was in this years' world series between the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs - learn from an Umpire at the top of his game.
Marvin most recently umpired the ALDS between Cubs and San Francisco, he has had several other post-season appearances including the ALCS in 2014, Washington and St Louis in 2012, and the ALDS between Texas and Tampa in 2011.
Marvin began his career moving up the ranks from Little League, High School, and College umpiring. He became a member of the Major League staff in 1999...worked the 2004 All-Star Game and the 2005 National League Division Series (HOU-ATL)...worked the Toronto round of the 2009 World Baseball Classic...previously umpired in the Appalachian League (1992), South Atlantic League (1993), Florida Instructional League (1993), Florida State League (1994), Southern League (1995-96), Hawaiian League (1995), International League (1997-99) and Dominican League (1997). Co-founded an organization called "Blue For Kids" with fellow umpire Mike DiMuro in 2004; the organization is now part of "UmpsCare" (www.umpscare.com), which provides financial, in-kind and emotional support for youth and families in need. Marvin leads multiple clinics throughout the off season and brings his knowledge of the game to every level. He has been on fields just like we are doing ball just we do. This is Marvin's fourth trip to East Texas to help umpires improve their skills.
Began his professional umpiring career in 2005, Arizona League 2005, New York Penn League 2005, Midwest League 2006, Florida State League 2007, Texas League 2007-2009, Pacific Coast League AAA 2010-2012, Arizona Fall League 2011-2012, International League AAA 2012 - Present, MLB Rover #82 2010-Present. Clint is also a supervisor for the Southland Conference and SWAC, both DI college conferences.
Clay was most recently in the AA Texas League and has just recieved a promotion to AAA.
Andrew hails from East Texas and began his umpiring career here before going to pro-school. Andrew just completed the season in High A Cal League, the highest league that still uses the 2 man umpire system.
Michael is the assigner for 2 DI conferences, Southland and SWAC
Doug is the assignor for several DII conferences and NAIA conferences.
5pm - 6pm - Registration
6pm - Classroom - breakout for 2 man and 3 man Location: Lanes Chapel, 8720 Old Jacksonville Hwy, Tyler, TX 75703
8:30am - Check in - TBD either UT Tyler or Mike Carter Field
9am - 12:40pm - Field work/Classroom - 2 man / 3 man
12:40pm - 1:10pm - Lunch
1:10pm - 6:00pm - Field work/Classroom - 2 man / 3 man
9am - Check in
9:30 am - Simulated games 2 man / 3 man played by UT Tyler/Tyler Junior College
Cagework with Marvin & Clint on Sunday ONLY!
There will be an opportunity to have your photo taken with our instructors during the clinic. We will take the photos and have them printed 5x7 while you are at the camp. You can then have them autograph the photo at the end of the clinic. All proceeds from these photos go to Umps Care charity. Please note because this is for a charity this will be the only way we will allow photos with Marvin.
Friday Classroom is at Lanes Chapel, 8720 Old Jacksonville Hwy, Tyler, TX 75703
Field work will be at either UT Tyler or Mike Carter Field
Since Marvin is very involved with Umps Care all donations would be appreciated. Please go to the site to see how they are involved in kids lives. http://umpscare.com/index.php
Registration is non-refundable.