Carlos Carrasco, Owner
A 2005 graduate of Los Lunas High School, Carlos then continued his playing career at El Paso Community College. From there he returned home to his community to become the first head baseball coach at Valencia High School where he lead the Jaguars for 12 years. In his time at VHS, Coach Carrasco has sent many players to the next level and his coaching tree includes high school and collegiate coaches. Now that he has moved on from his duties at VHS, he will be devoting his time to developing baseball and softball players in Valencia County and beyond. Carlos is married to his wife Sara and they have two beautiful daughters Lillianna and Alia.
Facility and Instruction
At the Grind we welcome players of all levels and abilities from little leaguers to professional baseball players. We combine the latest in instruction techniques and technology with tried and true methods that have developed many generations of ballplayers. Our philosophy to challenge players not only athletically, but academically and personally. We want to not only develop great players, but outstanding people who will become productive members in their community.
At The Grind we have two cages, Iron Mike and Atec pitching machines. They are available for rent at in 30 minute time slots. Contact us for pricing and team rates.
Private and group lessons
We offer private and group lessons in pitching, hitting, and defense. Contact us for rates and information
At the Grind we offer a large variety of custom apparel including hats, shirts, sweat shirts and much more! We also stock some gear from your favorite Valencia County teams. If your team or business needs custom gear look no further than The Grind! Click on your favorite team's logo to shop for the latest gear!