Former Former Major League Baseball player Brian Hunter encourages local keiki to run hard around the bases during a free youth clinic Wednesday at at Hualani Park in Keaukaha. Hunter twice led the American League in steals while playing with the Detroit Tigers in the late 1990s.
Keawe Kawailima, 8, gets tips on fielding grounders Wednesday from former Major League Baseball player during a free youth clinic Wednesday at Hualani Park in Keaukaha. Robinson pitched with the Reds and Brewers during a nine-year career that ended in 1992.
Former Major League Baseball player Tyler Yates and nephews, from left, Nainoa, 10, Wailele, 9, and Kainakoa Kane-Yates, 13, were part of Wednesday’s clinic. Yates pitched at the University of Hawaii at Hilo and then played for the New York Mets, Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates from 2004-09.
Tyler Yates, who pitched at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, was among the former Major League Baseball players to instruct at a free youth clinic Wednesday at Hualani Park in Keaukaha.