The American Development Initiative (ADI) brings USA Baseball’s Sport Development Department programming, educational assets and amateur resources directly into your community. Engage your athletes in unparalleled ways, by providing exclusive access to the latest baseball health and safety initiatives, development-focused programming, the ADI wellness facilities network, and the most comprehensive evaluative experiences of any sport around the world to your academy, league, or club.

About The ADI

The American Development Initiative (ADI) brings USA Baseball’s Sport Development Department programming, educational assets and amateur resources directly into your community. Engage your athletes in unparalleled ways, by providing exclusive access to the latest baseball health and safety initiatives, development-focused programming, the ADI wellness facilities network, and the most comprehensive evaluative experiences of any sport around the world to your academy, league, or club.

Find a Partner

ADI Members provide access to the programming, vast resources, and state of the art equipment of the Sport Development Department’s vision and reach, and are located around the country. Find the nearest ADI academy, league, or club in your area!

Become a Partner of The ADI

If your organization operates with a vision toward skill development, player health and safety, and the importance of long-term athlete development – join the movement! Provide imperative parent and family education, and serve your community in a prominent role by applying to become a partner of the American Development Initiative and bring the future of the amateur baseball experience to your athletes.

Online Resources

In addition to the ADI, the USA Baseball Sport Development Team aims to grow the game of baseball by providing amateur resources to all its constituents, and is home to the Long Term Athlete Development Plan (LTAD), Mobile Coach App, Sport Development Blog, and numerous educational courses, amongst other assets.