Staff

Harry Middlebrooks

Harry is the Owner and Proprietor of The Cages, one of the most complete baseball training facilities in Maryland.  His son’s passion for baseball, as well as his own, motivated Harry to make The Cages the sought after destination it has become.  He spends the majority of his time renovating and expanding The Cages and adding new and exciting ways to complete your baseball training.  Harry is also the hitting coach for the Hickory Hornets, an elite travel baseball team located in Harford County, Maryland.

Joe Gaeta

Joe is currently the Travel Baseball Director at White Marsh Baseball, which is now the single largest program in the State of Maryland. He also serves on the Board of the BCML (Baltimore County Major Leagues) and is one of the age group coordinators in the C.R.A.B. League, which  continues to be the most competitive baseball league in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Joe Head Coaches the 13U White Marsh Warriors as well as the SWING XP 14 and 15U Fall Teams. He is also the catching trainer at Archbishop Curley High School as well as the assistant JV Coach.

Brooks Kerr

Coach Kerr, a 1987 Calvert Hall graduate, played varsity baseball as well as basketball and football during his years at Calvert Hall. After graduating from The Hall, Coach Kerr attended Frostburg State University and was a 4-four year baseball Letterman and captain his senior year. He is among Frostburg State’s leaders in on-base-percentage, stolen bases and fielding percentage. Coach Kerr joined the Calvert Hall coaching staff in 1992 as the first Freshmen Baseball team Head Coach. He then became the Head Coach on the Junior Varsity in 1993 and won 5 MIAA championships from 1993 to 2000. Coach Kerr became the assistant varsity coach in 2002 and currently is a Guidance Counselor at The Hall.

Bob Friedel

Bob has coached recreation, recreation travel, club, elite, and high school teams. Seventeen of his former players have signed minor and MLB contracts. He was a L/H pitcher and played for travel, club, and American Legion teams and was also was scouted by the Baltimore Orioles, Cincinnati Reds and the Philadelphia Phillies. Bob pitched for the Phillies in the short “A” rookie league . Bob has been coaching and training baseball players for 40 years in all aspects of the game. Bob is a member of the National Pitching Association founded by Tom House[former MLB pitcher] and also a member of the MSABC [Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches]. He will be the assistant coach of the 10u SWING XP Fall Team.