Welcome to Clarington Baseball Association (CBA) home of the Clarington Orioles

DRPS police record check: Durham police offer online services for coaches to get their police record check. It will then be mailed and a copy will need to be forwarded to the CBA Registrar.

DRPS police record check (link)

Team Communication Apps:  communicating with players & parents can be easier when using apps designed around sports.  Load your team, add contacts and your schedule, send instant updates and check who will be at the game.

  1. Team Stuff (link)
  2. Team Snap  (link)

House League Game Roster Template:  you can use this excel template to arrange your players positions and batting order ahead of the game

  1. Roster Template


Zooka Users:  coaches in House League Rookie division or Major 4 Pitch division of Jr. House League use Zooka pitching machines.  Below is a link for the Zooka user manual that may be helpful for those who have not used these before.  Don’t forget, you can also use Zooka’s for ground ball drills and pop flys!!

  1. Zooka Manual


Instructional Videos (courtesy of Baseball Canada):

Hitting – The Batter’s Box

Hitting (Load)

Hitting – Contact Point

Hitting – Follow Through

Avoiding (getting hit by) a pitch

Proper Throwing Mechanics

Sliding (figure ‘4’ slide)

Rest & Ready Positions

Stretch Position 

Fielding a Ground Ball (straight at you) 

Catching a Fly Ball 

Outfielder Safety Catch

Catching a Ball Thrown by an Infielder 

Fielding – slow roller

Covering 1st Base 

Tag play 

Double Play (6-4-3)

Double Play (1-6-3) 

Double Play (3-6-1) 

Players Afraid of the Ball

Catcher – Receiving with no Runners on Base 

Catcher – Receiving WITH Runners on Base 

Catcher – blocking 

Catcher – throw to second base 

Catcher – throw to first base 

Catcher Drills 

Pitching – Grip 

Pitching from the full Windup 

Pitcher – Covering Home Plate

Coaching 1st Base 

Coaching 3rd Base