Meet The Staff

Jason Roberts

Advanced Trainer

Owner Hit and Run Sports Center
Jason Roberts is a former college pitching coach at County College of Morris and was invited to try-out with the Chicago Cubs. He is a Nationally Certified Pitching Coach. Jason is the founder of the GR8 Pitching/Throwing Program and Jefferson Lightning Travel Baseball Program. He holds clinics for baseball players and coaches, and never seems to run out of energy when it comes to his love of baseball or support for local youth baseball teams.

Availability Hours are: Monday & Wednesday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Tuesday from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
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Expertise
  • Pitching 100%
  • Hitting 100%
  • Fielding 100%
  • Mental Approach 100%

Adam Bonfiglio

Advanced Trainer

Hit and Run Academy Coach
Adam is the current Hitting Coach at County College of Morris Baseball and the universal voice of hitting at the Hit and Run Academy. He coached at Morris Knolls High School for 25 years. Adam has consistently displayed his love for the game especially hitting through various camps and clinics he holds on hitting. Adam is a graduate of Iona College (Division 1). Adam Specializes in Individual Hitting and Fielding Instruction.

Availability Hours are: Monday through Wednesday 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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Expertise
  • Hitting 100%
  • Infield 100%
  • Mental Approach Hitting 100%

Mike Pena

Trainer

Hit and Run General Manager/ HR Academy Coach
Mike attended Misericordia University (Dallas, PA) where, as a pitcher, he helped the Cougars win back to back conference titles & earn NCAA tournament berths. His coaching career started in Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania where he helped the youth baseball community grow and strive Mike Specializes in Individual Hitting, Pitching and Fielding Instruction.

Availability Hours are: Monday through Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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Expertise
  • Pitching 100%
  • Hitting 100%
  • Fielding 100%
  • Conditioning 100%

Kyle Warden

Trainer

Hit and Run Academy Coach
Kyle Graduated from Pope John in 2011 after finishing 2nd in the state his senior year. While attending Pope John he also trained with former Cleveland Indian Jake Brooks. Kyle attended Iona College in the fall 2011 as a closing pitcher where during his first year a back injury quickly ended his D1 career. His sophomore year he transferred to Rutgers University and rehabbed enough to play at the club level for his junior and senior year. While playing for the club team he also acted as the pitching coach, one of the captains, and achieved all region status. 

Expertise
  • Hitting 80%
  • Fielding 80%
  • Baseball Advice 100%

Ralph DeSordi

Trainer

Hit and Run Academy Coach
Ralph DeSordi

Expertise
  • Baseball Management 100%
  • Baseball Training 100%
  • Baseball Advice 100%

Gary Ruban

Trainer

Hit and Run Academy Coach
Gary Ruban

Expertise
  • Baseball Management 100%
  • Baseball Training 100%
  • Baseball Advice 100%

Sean Roberts

Jr. Trainer

Hit and Run Academy Coach
Sean Roberts is a Pope John High School graduate and a collegiate athlete. Throughout high school, Sean received multiple scholarships from Division 1 schools. At Pope John, Sean’s name is in the top 10 for almost every category: innings pitched, ERA, strikeouts, wins, and WHIP. He was named NJ Herald player of the year, county MVP, 1st team all-state, and had a dominating performance in the senior all-star game. Throughout his career, he has pitched in a number of championship and “must win” games. What Sean brings to the table is not only his knowledge of pitching mechanics, but the mentality and awareness of being a dominant pitcher.

Availability Hours are: Tuesday through Friday from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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Expertise
  • Pitching 100%
  • Hitting 80%
  • Fielding 80%

Hit and Run Sports Training Center offers amazing facilities to help you be a baseball pro

John James

Hit and Run Sports Center staff are really awesome people and helped me in a lot of ways.

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Phone: (973) 601-3117
Email: info@hitnrun.us