If you want to become a better baseball coach, Be the Best is the best place to be. With the best of the best sharing their passions, their stories and their formulas for success, it’s a win-win weekend for everyone. Check out the speaker line-up for January 10-12, 2019.

This year Be the Best’s bragging rights include Mike Martin, Head Coach at Florida State, who holds the honor of being the winningest D1 baseball coach ever; Nick Mingione, Head Coach at Kentucky and 2017 SEC Coach of the Year; Andy McKay, Director of Player Development for the Seattle Mariners and Darin Everson, Minor League Hitting and Bunting Coordinator for the Colorado Rockies.

Then there’s Jake Boss, Head Coach at Michigan State; Darren Fenster, Minor League Manager in the Red Sox system; Matt Talarico, Infield, Base Running and Hitting Coach for Wright State; Nick White, Speed Strength and Conditioning coach at Coastal Carolina and Tanner Swanson, MiLB Catching Coordinator for the Minnesota Twins, who is known as one of the top catching instructors in the country.

Justin Su’a, Mental Skills Coach for the Boston Red Sox and Hannah Thurley, Mental Skills Coach for the Philadelphia Phillies put the mind game into perspective; Joel Mangrum, Pitching Coach for the Cleveland Indians and to round out the line-up is Jeremy Sheetinger, College Division Liaison ABCA, the guy who brings it all together with vim and vigor.

Be the Best, founded by coaches for coaches, is the longest running convention of its kind in the country. The speakers bring a wide-range of skills and coaching styles to the plate and offer tools and tips that help create better baseball coaches.

Don’t miss the best line-up ever!


Be the Best Baseball Coaches’ Convention
Thursday, January 10 – Saturday, January 12

Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill
2349 W. Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002