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Craig Albernaz

Catching & Hitting Instructor


Craig Albernaz joins Nation9 this season as a catching & hitting instructor! Coach Albernaz is a former player and current Hitting/Catching Coach in the Tampa Bay Rays organization.  Coach Albernaz will be doing Hitting/Catching lessons for Baseball & Softball. He will also be holding Catching Camps for Baseball & Softball in December, January & February.

Craig's Playing & Coaching Resume

Professional Career
Coaching - Entering 3rd year with the Tampa Bay Rays Organization 
Hitting/Catching Coach
2016 - Tampa Bay Rays Fall Instructional League Manager
2016 - Hudson Valley Renegades
2015 - Princeton Rays

Playing -
10 years playing professional
9 - Tampa bay rays
1- Detroit tigers

4 League Championships
2009, 2013 - Durham bulls
2007 - Columbus Catfish
2006 - Montgomery Biscuits

Collegiate Career
4 Year starter at Eckerd College

High School Career
4 Year Varsity Starter at Somerset HS (Somerset, MA)