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Rookie With CaddyPod Softball Pitching Machine

List Price: $1,539.99
Our Price: $1,499.95
You Save: $40.04
SKU #: WTAT0502
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  • Pitch Type: 
    Fastball Only
  • Ball Type:
  • Top Speed: 
    Actual 65 - 70 MPH
Power Supply: 110V, AC, 1/4 hp, 12V rechargeable. Authentic on field MLB pitching machine. Change pitch height with easy crank adjustment. Thows more than 7 balls per minute. Perfect for defensive drills. Recovery Time: 8 secs. Generator Use: 600W CD. Machine Weight: 68 lbs.. Speed Range: 20-65 mph. Fastballs: Yes. Breaking Balls: No. Fly Balls: Yes. Pop Ups: Yes. Line Drives & Grounders: Yes. Catcher’s Pop Ups: Yes.We are proud to offer FREE standard shipping within the continental U.S. (Delivers in 7 - 14 business days).
List Price: $1,539.99 Our Price: $1,499.95 You Save: $40.04 New

ATEC Rookie With CaddyPod Softball Pitching Machine

Design based on feedback from the ATEC Advisory Staff, the new Rookie CaddyPod makes getting ready for practice quick and easy with the built-in transport system. Just wheel it out, insert the built-in legs, and go. Versatility, consistency, and accuracy make it an essential part of the regimen of thousands of teams across the county. The Rookie's consistent pitches, ball visibility, and easy adjustment from hitter to hitter influenced the start up of "Rookie Leagues" thoughout the county.  The ATEC Rookie will throw regular softballs or dimple balls.

The ATEC ® ROOKIE Softball Training Machine is the smaller version of the Power Hummer® for youth leagues. The most solid training tool around since "Rookie League" machine-pitch youth league play was conceived. Change pitch height with easy crank adjustment , 360 degree left-right rotation and 120 degree of vertical pivot delivers various drills with ease and precision. Variable speed control. Adjustable pop-up stop . Patented concave aluminum disc and durable disc pad.

Accuracy & Reliability - The Rookie delivers the consistent accuracy you need to make your practice time productive, whether running defensive drills or throwing batting practice. This machine is also lightweight & Portable, with quick-release legs and built-in transport wheels, this machine is the perfect training tool for any application, pre-game warm-ups, road trips and everyday practice. Use it for defensive drills. Keep everyone on the field moving. The whole practice, no standing around! Simply loosen the elevation and left/right adjustments and with fingertip control you can run fungo line drive, pop-up, grounder, fly ball and even catcher’s drills. ATEC’s patented dual disc design is exclusive to the industry and has been performing for over 20 years, allowing for total ball control and constant ball visibility

Five Year Warranty - Includes manufacturer’s 5-Year Limited Warranty against manufacturing defects in material and workmanship.

  • Power Supply: 110V, AC, 1/4 hp, 12V rechargeable
  • Authentic on field MLB pitching machine
  • Change pitch height with easy crank adjustment
  • Thows more than 7 balls per minute
  • Perfect for defensive drills
  • Recovery Time: 8 secs
  • Generator Use: 600W CD
  • Machine Weight: 68 lbs.
  • Speed Range: 20-65 mph
  • Fastballs: Yes
  • Breaking Balls: No
  • Fly Balls: Yes
  • Pop Ups: Yes
  • Line Drives & Grounders: Yes
  • Catcher’s Pop Ups: Yes

About ATEC

ATEC training equipment is used daily by every team in the Major Leagues. ATEC is also the top choice of baseball and fastpitch coaches of collegiate, high school and youth league programs across the nation. For more than 35 years, ATEC has designed and manufactured precision training machines and equipment. Meeting the training needs of teams and individuals, at home in the backyard or on the practice field, ATEC has earned an unmatched reputation for performance, accuracy and durability.

ATEC pitching machines can be a very important part of a coaches or parents’ practice with their players or children. Experienced baseball and softball players use these hitting machines to hone their swinging technique or defensive skills and can learn to hit all types of breaking balls with effectiveness on these powerful pitching machines. Younger players will develop much faster using pitching machines as it gives them an opportunity to work on the proper mechanics without fear of wild pitches and injury or having to hit off of coaches who “lob” the ball. First and foremost teaching the proper mechanics is the most important part of coaching youth baseball and then practicing those mechanics over and over again using the proper equipment including pitching machines follows that. Buying an ATEC pitching machine should be a long term investment, so you want to make sure you take the time to pick the right machine.

An ATEC pitching machine (also in some parts of the country called batting machines, baseball machines, hitting machines, etc..) is a must have for a serious baseball or softball team and can be very beneficial to help an individual player. ATEC pitching machines throw consistent strikes and can throw a wide variety of pitches allowing a hitter to focus on their hitting mechanics, which is the most important thing when learning to hit. ATEC pitching machines come with a wide variety of features and come at a wide variety of price points, so do your research to make sure you are getting the right pitching machine for you.

About Us

Unique-Sports has been a trusted resource for sporting goods, training aids, and sports facility products for over 13 years. We are considered an invaluable online resource for athletes, coaches, youth leagues, and scholastic sports programs across the United States. Our team is comprised of former athletes, current coaches, and sports enthusiasts that have hands on experience in the use and benefit of every product we sell. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us at 1-800-297-0747. A member of the Unique-Sports customer service team will be happy to research any product, brand, or line you are interested in. We are here to help you customize a solution for your exact needs, & make equipment recommendations based on the intended use. Our prices, selection, and quality are unbeatable - but our love of the game... that's what makes us UNIQUE!