Mike McCarthy BA, MBA

Co-Founder & Director of Business Operations

(905) 238-9663
Twitter: @tbzmccarthy

Mike McCarthy

My Blog

Baserunning - Establishing the Primary Lead at 3rd Base

Q&A w/ 2014 University of Houston Baseball Commit, Robert Grilli

21 Tips to Show and Earn Respect on the Baseball Diamond

Can Sports and "The Grind" Really Be Said Together?

What Focus Should Your Baseball Drills Have?


  • Co-founder and Director of Business Operations at The Baseball Zone
  • Prior career in banking and consulting, specializing in small- to mid-sized markets
  • Provided financing and consulting to dozens of entrepreneurial ventures
  • Continues to consult on new entrepreneurial ventures
  • Vast athletic background including playing competitive hockey and lacrosse reaching the Junior "A" levels
  • Four-year starter at running back for the Bishop's University Gaiters in Lennoxville, Quebec
  • Concluded football career trying out with the Ottawa Rough Riders of the Canadian Football League
  • Played rugby and field lacrosse for the Trojans while attending the University of Southern California in Los Angeles
  • BA in Mathematics from Bishop's University
  • MBA from the University of Southern California graduating on the Dean's List

The Baseball Zone Roster


Rick Johnston - Director of Baseball Operations & Head Coach
Mike McCarthy - Director of Business Operations

Full Time Staff:

Ryan Armstrong - Associate Head Coach & Head Pitching Coach
Kevin Horton - Manager of Business Operations
Kevin Hussey - Baseball Coach
Adee Zukier - Director of Sports Performance

Part Time Staff:

Mike Bannon - Associate Baseball Coach
John Milton - Associate Baseball Coach
Wes O'Neill - Associate Baseball Coach
Steve Soukas - Associate Baseball Coach


Rebecca Chambers - Consulting Physiotherapist
Jennifer Scorniaenchi - Mental Performance Consultant

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