First Pitch Baseline Youth Pitching Machine
The Baseline Pitching Machine is designed to pitch both baseballs and softballs alike. This pitching machine is perfect for backyard batting cages, coaching your baseball/softball team, and for solo practice. With a swivel base, reversible legs for baseball and softball, and the capability to throw up to 70mph, it is no wonder why the Baseline is one of our best sellers.
This combo pitching machine can also throw ground balls and pop flies allowing you to work on your infield and outfield drills. This pitching machine requires no tools for setup, features an easy assembly, and is guaranteed for 5 years under the manufacturer's warranty.
Our customers love this machine because it will last from your little league days all the way up to you college career. Just plug it in to any standard wall outlet or generator and play ball!
Pitching Machine Features
- Throws baseballs and softballs
- Throws all the way up to 70 mph!
- 1/4 HP
- Pitches, ground balls, and pop flies
- Adjustable legs
- Easy to transport
- Plugs into standard 110 AC wall outlet or generator
- Weighs only 50 lbs!
- No tools required, easy assembly!
- Full size pitching machine tire
- Five year manufacturer warranty
Easily Adjust Pitching Machine Head For Infield And Outfield Drills!
Only have a few teammates to practice with? No problem! With this pitching machine, you are able to practice infield and outfield drills! Tilt the machine up to throw you some pop flies, or point it down and get better at fielding those grounders. Infield and outfield drills work great with somebody standing at the machine feeding it balls and changing the direction of the balls to keep your eyes sharp. Don't settle for a pitching machine that only servers one purpose, baseball is much more than that!
Lightweight & Portable Design
The First Pitch Baseline features a lightweight and portable design without compromising quality and integrity. The snap on tripod base and 50 pound design make it easy to dissemble and carry on and off the field. This machine will fit through any door and in any car or SUV.
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QUESTIONS & ANSWERSAsk a Question
when you need to replace the wheel what does that cost?
Thanks for contacting Pitch Pro. The timing for replacement of the wheel will really be dependent on how often you used it. Though replacements are available and prebalanced with instructions at 139.95 currently.
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do this machine pitch regular softball or does it have to be a dimpled style
This machine needs to use the dimpled softballs.
Which motor works best for pitching machines, 1/4 hp or 1/3 hp? I notice the Baseline uses a 1/4 hp motor. Does that work as well as 1/3 hp?
The motore power will depend on the level of player that needs to use the machine.
I'm sure it will work as well with a more powerful motor.
Can you set tis machine to do slow pitch, (10 ft arc) to fastpitch softball?
This machine cannot do a 10' arc for slow pitch softball.
What are the speeds of each number on the dial? Which setting would be 35mph?
For 35 MPH you need to dial the knob near the middle of the slowest and highest setting.
what size generator do you need with this machine (1st pitch model)
The ideal generator for this machine would be at least 1200w - 2000w with inverter technology and also this machine runs on 110v AC.
were can i get solf ball at
Does this machine throw baseball curveballs or change ups?
No, this machine does not throw curves and change ups.
Can this throw real baseballs?
Yes, it can.
However, real baseballs have protruding seams that may casue pitches to be inconsistent.
In general, it is recommended to use leather baseballs with flat seams for accurate pitches from wheel type pitching machines.
I’m a softball player from Hong Kong, can you post the pitching machine to Hong Kong?
Sorry, we are currently only able to ship within the United States.
do u have the softballs for the machine and what is the cost
Below is a link for the Firs Pitch Softballs.
what is better a air inflated wheel or a solid one, which one last longer
Solid wheels definitely lasts longer.
What's the low end speed of this machine
The slowest speed setting is 20 MPH.
How Fast does it pitch real baseballs?
The First Pitch Baseline can pitch leather baseballs at aroung 60-65 MPH.
What is the top speed for softball?
The First Pitch Baseline top speed it 70 MPH.
Does this work with 11” softballs? Do you have feeders for both baseballs and softballs?
Yes, this machine works with 11" softballs.
The First Pitch ball feeder can be used for both baseballs and softballs.
Can we use real baseballs? With this machine . ?
Yes, you can use real leather baseballs with this machine.
The manufacturer recommends using those leather pitching machine baseballs with flat seams.
Are size 12 softballs useable with this pitching machine?
Yes, 12" softballs will work with this machine.
How accurate is this with real leather baseballs?
This machine is still very accurate with leather baseballs, just make sure you use those leather pitching machine balls with low seams and it should be good.
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What should you keep the air pressure in the tire at???
The recommended tire pressure for this machine is between 17 - 20 psi.
Hope that helps.
Let us know if you have more questions, you can also email us at email@example.com
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Does this machine pitch 11" real softballs and accurate doing so?
Yes, this machine should also be able to throw 11" real softballs, what the manufacturer recommends however is you use low/flat seamed balls or pitching machine balls for more accuracy.
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What size generator can run this or could a power pack be used?
You can use a 1200w - 2000w generator or a 72 Ah Deep Cylcle Marine Battery with an inverter.
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Can you use real softballs with this machine? And does it come with both softball/baseball attachments?
Thanks for dropping by, you should be able to use real softballs on this machine, the manufacturer would recommend using pitching machine balls like the low seamed ones and this machine also comes with attachments or the feed tubes for both baseball and softball.
I have this machine but my tire has gone flat and I can't seem to pump it back up as it is loose off the rim on one side. Can I fix it or do I need a replacement?
I believe that can be fixed.
Unfortunately, First Pitch who makes those machines have temporarily closed down.
I would recommend getting that checked by a tire expert.
Do you sell the ring ( ball feeder ring) on the kick plate separate? If so how much?
At the moment we don't separate parts. We would recommend getting in touch with the manufacturer for these parts.
This is a great machine. Consistent and will throw all over strike ...
This is a great machine. Consistent and will throw all over strike zone. Great so your kid doesn't get used to the right down the middle pitch. Great alternative to the way more expensive jugs.
Love it !
I have used this machine all summer for my travel team's practices. It works great and can even be used for flyballs. UPDATE JAN 2013: Still using this machine and it is working great. We use it at least once a week and the accuracy of this machine compared to our other machine (blue jugs) is much better and a lot more consistent. UPDATE DEC 2013: Used the machine all summer and still using the machine indoors for our travel team and it's working great. UPDATE Feb 2016: Ok, still using the machine. I coached a 16U travel team last season and took this everywhere. I will run it off my 1000w generator when there are no outlets. Just last night I sanded the wheel and ordered another 2 dozen Jugs Sting Free balls (got 4 yrs out of my last batch and will now just use those for flyball drills). Also, the company has great service as I broke the on/off toggle switch and they sent me a new one for $11 that I received within 4 days. Looking forward to wamer weather so we can get back outside now with my 12U team. Let's hope I get another 4 years out of this machine.