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Welcome to the Hit Doctor® USA!


ATTENTION: Baseball Academies Owners, If You Have At Least 8-10 Travel Teams, This Is For You!



meet the doctor

Regarded by many pro and college coaches as one of the finest hitting instructors in America today. Joe Barth has worked with hundreds of thousands of hitters throughout the United States. 
In addition to holding one of the winningest records in HS, Legion and Travel Baseball, Barth has spoken at numerous coaches clinics and accumulated drills from all over the world. This well-rounded expertise gives Barth the ability to diagnose and prescribe corrective measures for each individual player. It has also allowed the “Hit Doctor” to send over 50,000 players onto college baseball as well as over 200 players to MLB,  including Angels great Mike Trout.
If you needed a risky heart operation, you certainly wouldn’t feel confident if your surgeon was scrubbing in for the first time. When it comes to hitting, you want the experience Joe Barth has gained working with many of the top hitters in the game.  He can make your players the best they can be.   As legendary MLB Hitting Coach Rudy Jaramillo says about Joe,  “A lot of people can tell you what’s wrong…but the Hit Doctor can tell you how to fix it!”
Joe Loperfido

From Duke Diamond to MLB Debut: Joey Loperfido Heads to Sugar Land, Ready for Action with the Astros

Outfielder Joey Loperfido who put on a show in spring training for the Houston Astros was optioned out to AAA Sugarland Tx to play full-time until needed.

Joe Barth Jr., The Hit Doctor

Navigating The Unpredictable Path To The Big Leagues: Insights From Arsenal USA Founder Joe Barth

In the world of amateur baseball nowadays it’s very hard to predict who will make it to the big leagues and who won’t. Velocity and hitting home runs along with better training and physical conditioning programs have made it unpredictable. Arsenal USA founder Joe Barth has had close to 300 MLB players over the years between his Hit Doctor, Brooklawn Legion, and Gloucester Catholic stars yet he has seldom predicted MLB status for many of his students because he knows how difficult it is to make it to the big leagues.

Zac Gallen at North Carolina

Arsenal and Bishop Eustace Alumnus Zack Gallen Shines as One of Baseball’s Aces with the Arizona Diamondbacks

Arsenal USA & Bishop Eustace HS grad Zac Gallen got off to a great start again this year for the Arizona Diamondbacks winning his first two games. Zack has quietly been a dominant pitcher in the MLB since graduating from the U of North Carolina.

Matt Thaiss

From The Arsenal To The Angels: Matt Thaiss Making Waves In The Majors!

Catcher-First baseman Matt Thaiss joins fellow Arsenal grad Mike Trout on the Angels major league roster and is currently hitting .500. Matt is an alumnus of the U. of Virginia and Jacksonville Memorial HS.

Davis Schneider's Catch

Arsenal Grad Davis Schneider shines this week!

Arsenal Grad Davis Schneider shines this week! Witness the incredible athleticism of Air Schneider as he dives for a spectacular catch!

Visual Skills in Baseball

Visual Skills

Very Important to Success in Baseball is your visual skills. Eyes change with age so annual eye exam with a sports vision expert is a must. 20-20 vision is not good enough for baseball, we need 20-15.

Mike Trout Arsenal

What you need to know about Mike Trout: A former Arsenal Student

Mike Trout, a former Arsenal student, is renowned for his remarkable accomplishments as one of baseball’s most valuable players. In this article, we’ll delve into intriguing facts about Mike Trout’s journey and contributions to the sport.

Pickoff Throws

Pickoff Throws

Pickoff throws to first should be knee-high over the bag but anytime the receiver is on the move the throws should be chest high…

Passed Ball

Passed Ball

With a runner on 3B and a passed ball / wild pitch, we have our runner break full speed for home…



Leadership must be taught as well as responsibility and accountability…

The Hit Doctor® USA Baseball

the hit doctor® USA Baseball Training

Winning records, drills from around the world, over 40 years of experience…there’s a reason the Hit Doctor USA® has helped send over 200 players to the Major Leagues. Joe’s experience and ability to perfect your player’s techniques are at your disposal.

flamethrowers pitching

Control, velocity, movement – we can help improve those pitching skills in a major way. Learn directly from former Pro Pitchers, who have been in your shoes and know exactly what improvements need to be made.
HDUSA Hitting Camps

the hit doctor® USA Hitting

“Hitting Instruction should be based on what the Hitter does in his games”.  Learn from America’s Premier Hitting Coach’s  Program that has helped thousands of players achieve their goals for more than 30 years.


Catchers & Infield Camps

the hit doctor® USA Catching & Infield

The Hit Doctor USA® Catchers and Infield programs may be our most intense and all-inclusive programs in the country.  When a player participates in a Hit Doctor® USA training program, the player emerges with a workable program he can stay with for the rest of his career.



Hitting, Pitching, Catching, Infield, Outfield and Miscellaneous Other Drills from some of the Nation’s Top Coaches



Whether you are looking to workout your entire team, Private Lessons or would like to attend on of our Elite Specialty / Preseason Camps, nobody offers more training options catering to players of all ages, abilities and budgets.


Get the inside scoop on the Baseball Recruiting Game from the experts who helped thousands of players acheive their goals.
A Daily Diary and Progress System that creates an individual development plan for each player to achieve his genetic potential for baseball over time.
Video Analysis
Modern Major League baseball techniques tought by former Major League Baseball Players using state-of-the-art software, equipment and video analysis technology.
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What People are Saying


“Most coaches can tell you what you’re doing wrong. Joe gets to the root of the problem. He tells you what you’re doing wrong and how to fix it!”
Rudy Jaramillo

Former MLB Hitting Coach

“Mikes experience with the Arsenal was tremendous. It was during these formative years that he developed his remarkable plate discipline and improved on the finer points of his game.  Under Joe Barth’s leadership and coaches he learned how to work at the game in a professional manner .”
Jeff Trout

Mike Trout's Father

“Joe Barth is one of the most knowledgeable, hardest-working baseball instructors in the country!I’ve been in professional baseball for 21 years… 9 as a player, 12 as a minor league coach and scout, and Joe is as good, if not better than any hitting coach in professional baseball today. In working numerous camps with Joe, I found that he has developed programs that are fun, informative, and individualized to each player. If you want to have fun, and learn the proper way to play baseball at the same time, Joe Barth’s Hit Doctor® Baseball Camps are the way to do it!”
Will George

Former MLB Scouting Supervisor

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