CBA DIRECTORS & STAFF
Joe played his college ball at the University of Hawai'i for 2 years, where he was an All-American shortstop. He then transferred to San Diego State and signed after his junior year with the Atlanta Braves and played in their organization for 2 years. He continued on to play independent ball for 5 more years.
Joe is the son of Mike Spiers, who founded and developed ABD Academy, which during his time was one of the most prestigious baseball academies in the U.S. Joe has a history in player development with ABD, where he served as the hitting, fielding, and base running coach for the High School Program for 6 years. He headed up Baseball Operations at the Robinson Baseball Academy in Pittsburgh, PA, for a year, served as an evaluator & coordinator for Perfect Game.
Joe has a passion for player development and will head the on-field development of all players that come through CBA.
The Los Angeles Dodgers drafted Josh as a catcher in the second round in 1996, being the first catcher taken that year. From 1996-2001, Josh played professionally for the Dodgers and the Diamondbacks organizations.
Josh Glassey has 16 years of coaching experience. He started coaching camps at JP Longball in San Diego in 1998 where he became Head of Baseball Operation as well as an instructor there from 1999-2009. During his time here he also coached baseball camps at Westview High School, the University of San Diego and Pepperdine University. Josh came to Francis Parker High School in 2002 as Head Assistant Coach, Hitting Coach, and Pitching Coach. Also in 2002, Josh managed the JP Longball NBC college wood bat team. In 2003 Josh moved to San Diego City College for one year as the Hitting and 1st base coach. In 2007 Josh started the SDL Rookies Baseball Club, which became known as the ABD Rookies, for baseball players ages 13-18. He has a history in recruiting with San Diego City College and player evaluation with Perfect Game.
With his extensive background, Josh plays a vital role in helping CBA players move on to play collegiately and professionally.
CBA REGIONAL STAFF
Jon Paino - Coordinator Contact Jon Paino
Matt Jervis - Underclass Contact Matt Jervis
Victor Salazar - High School/Youth Coordinator Contact Coach Salazar
Patrick Murphy - High School and Youth Coordinator Contact Patrick Murphy
Joe Spiers - High School/Youth Coordinator Contact Joe Spiers
Joe Spiers - High School Coordinator Contact Joe Spiers
John Berumen - Youth Coordinator Contact John Berumen
Jon Paino - High School Coordinator Contact Jon Paino
Justin Sellers - Coordinator Contact Justin Sellers
Josh Glassey - High School/Middle School Coordinator Contact Josh Glassey
Matt Jervis - Coordinator Contact Matt Jervis
Jim Goodridge - Youth Coordinator Contact Jim Goodridge
Southwest Riverside County
Darric Merrell - High School/Youth Coordinator Contact Darric Merrell
CBA Collegiate League Summer Team
Jon Paino - Director Contact Jon Paino
Central Valley/Fresno Area
Jameil Haddad - Program Coordinator Contact Jameil Haddad
Sacramento/San Francisco Bay Area
Marcale Wallace - Program Coordinator Contact Marcale Wallace
Stockton / Tracy Area
Richard Torrez - Program Coordinator Contact Richard Torrez
Jay Matos - Program Director/Admin Contact Jay Matos
Chris Nelson - West Valley (Surprise) Director Contact Chris Nelson
Scott Murray - Scottsdale Director Contact Scott Murray
Todd Takayoshi - Program Director Contact Todd Takayoshi
Shane Tresch - Program Director Contact Shane Tresch
Carlos Ramirez - High School/Youth Coordiantor Contact Carlos Ramirez
Mark Nielsen - Program Coordinator Contact Mark Nielsen