The first JUGS product, a curveball-pitching machine, has become the most revolutionary training aid for all phases of the game of baseball. JUGS developed the curveball machine more than 40 years ago and began a revolution in baseball and softball training. JUGS has gone on to develop machines for other sports, however their bread-and-butter remains baseball and softball pitching machines and field equipment. JUGS has also have developed a premier line of hitting nets, batting cages, protective screens, balls, and field accessories.
The JUGS name has become synonymous with baseball, and the blue and white machines have become a common sight on middle school, high school, college, and professional baseball fields and practice facilities worldwide.
It is a staggering fact that ninety-four percent of all baseball players entering professional baseball in the last thirty years have helped develop their skills with the help of JUGS at some point in their life!
In a very short time, almost all college national championship teams and contenders, as well as state high school champions were using JUGS equipment at some point. Word spread quickly among baseball coaches about how JUGS was helping build championship teams. Articles in trade magazines sang its praises. Sports Illustrated covered the machine on three different occasions and predicted that JUGS would revolutionize baseball. The recognition of JUGS reached its zenith when Paulson appeared on national TV to demonstrate the machine with ''Mr. October,” Reggie Jackson.
With 40 years of precision tuning under their belt, JUGS has created an extremely reliable and hard-working pitching machine that often lasts decades. JUGS also has great customer service and a 5 year warranty on their pitching machines. If you were to ever have problems with your JUGS batting machine, the JUGS customer service department is always responsive and willing to go the extra mile for you to make the situation right. This, coupled with their 5 year warranty, almost guarantees that if you are not happy with your JUGS hitting machine they will do everything possible to make the situation right.
JUGS pitching machines can be up to 50% higher than other pitching machines in some situations, however you need to weigh quality of JUGS when making a serious investment like this. You are almost guaranteed that if you purchase a JUGS machine you will be happy or JUGS will do everything in their power to make you happy.
Today, over 105,000 teams use a JUGS machine at their practices. In fact, the most widely used pitching machines in the world are made by JUGS. JUGS quick-Snap and fixed frame l-screens and fielders screens are almost as ubiquitous. JUGS other popular products such as the JUGS Instant Screen, JUGS Complete Travel Screen and JUGS Lite Flite Practice Machines are amongst our best selling products. JUGS batting cages, batting cage frames, batting cage nets, and cage accessories are of the highest quality, and recommended by coaches everywhere.