December 21, 2007 // Franchising.com // - Middleton, MA - Baseball and softball fanatics will have the opportunity to swing into the New Year when Extra Innings brings its unique game to the Capital Region in New York. Extra Innings, the leader of indoor baseball and softball training centers, will debut its newest New York facility at Extra Innings Saratoga with a Grand Opening on December 29th from 12 PM-5 PM at One McCrea Hill Road in Ballston Spa. This is the second Extra Innings franchise location in New York. The other facility is located in Wappinger, NY.
During the grand opening celebration, visitors will be able to try out the facility's state of the art batting cages and tunnels for free and enjoy complimentary soda and treats. There will also be instructional activities, games, contests and giveaways.
Extra Innings Saratoga is the premier indoor baseball and softball training facility in Saratoga County dedicated to fulfilling the needs of players of all ages and abilities. Their state of the art, year round, indoor facility has over 20,000 square feet of training area with 35 foot ceilings, 8 multi-use indoor batting and pitching tunnels, 4 coin-operated batting cages, a fully stocked pro shop, member's training area, and private birthday area.
"We are so thrilled to bring the Extra Innings concept to the area," said Joe Fairley, Owner of Extra Innings- Saratoga. "We look forward to working with the local community to become a valuable resource and to provide a quality environment for players of all ages and abilities to spend time."
The facility's tunnels will be available for rental on a half-hour and hourly basis. Extra Innings Saratoga will also offer private and group baseball and softball instruction, camps and clinics featuring its staff of former and current professional players, college all-stars, and area high school and college coaches. Hours of operation will be 9 AM-9 PM Monday through Saturday and 11 AM-7 PM on Sundays. For more information on Extra Innings Saratoga, memberships and upcoming clinics, visit www.extrainnings-saratoga.com or call 518-885-1100.
About Extra Innings Franchise Company:
Founded in 1996 and based in Middleton, MA, Extra Innings provides practice facilities, professional instruction and a nationally recognized Pro Shop to baseball and softball players of all ages and ability levels. Extra Innings Franchise Company is committed to providing these same opportunities and services to ballplayers across the country with its franchise initiative. Extra Innings currently has 34 facilities open nationwide. Additional locations are set to open in California, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Texas and Washington in 2008. For more information, visit www.extrainnings.us.