We offer private lessons and training programs from quality instructors (See Below).

Lesson Prices

Half Hour Lesson - $40

One Hour Lesson - $75

Personal Evaluation of Skills and Honest feedback-$100.00

A Professional Style workout with a written up evaluation with strengths and weakness of the Athlete. Perfect start to know what to work on to make the next level you want to obtain. This is only Done through Chris Gay's Lesson schedule.


We offer a variety of lessons, the most popular being Hitting for both
Baseball and Softball and Baseball Pitching.

We offer fielding, catching and throwing lessons for both softball and baseball.


Norm. Cost
4 (1 Hour) Lessons
8 (1 Hour) Lessons
10 (1 Hour) Lessons
12 (1 Hour) Lessons

*Each 1 Hour lesson can be broken down into half hour lessons.




Chris Gay

Chris Gay

Chris Gay has been the owner of Cover All Bases since it's inception in 1998.  Chris played at Newman Smith High School in Carrolton.  HIs senior year he went 12-1 with a 0.67 ERA, was named the District MVP and also hit .387 with 6 Homeruns.  He then pitched at the University of Texas at Arlington.  He won 10 games his Senior year and was named Southland Conference Pitcher of the Year, 1st Team All-Conference, and 1st Team All-Region before being drafted by the Chicago White Sox.  Chris spent 2 1/2 seasons with the White Sox where he got as high as AA.  In 1993 he was 7-2 with a 1.69 ERA in the Gulf Coast League.  He started Cover All Bases in 1998 and has given lessons and coached the Arlington Heat teams to many successful seasons with numerous State and World Series Championships.  HIs reputation in the area is one of good moral standing and he truly loves teaching baseball to kids.  Chris resides in Mansfield with his wife Kim, and three kids, Kristen, Christopher and Kaitlyn.

On January 26th 2016 Chris was honored with the prestigious Coaching Corps Game Changer Award.  Chris was nominated by good friend Hunter Pence as the most influential person in his life that helped him reach where he is today.  You can click on the links below to see the video and articles of this honor.  Come in any time or do a lesson with Chris Gay.


Video (Hunter Pence and Chris Gay Speech)

Video (Interview at Warriors Game)


Hitting, Pitching, Fielding, Catching, Softball Hitting.

Brian Elliott

Brian played baseball at Pantego High School where he was a two time All-State Seleciton.  He also lead his team to back to back District titles as well as one State Title.  He then went to play at Northlake Junior College for two years before moving on to East Texas Baptist University.  In '09 and '10 Brian played outfield for the Tigers as well as pitched.  He has been doing lessons at Cover All Bases since 2010.

Hitting, Pitching, Fielding, Catching

Tyler Edwards

Tyler Edwards played for the Arlington Heat for 4 years.  During that time while attending South Grand Prairie High School he was a 2 time All-District first basebman.  From there he went on to play 2 years at Brookhaven Junior College where he was a 2 time All-Conference selection and also a member of the New Meixco/Texas All Star game.  After that he played 1 year at Texas Southern University before going to UT-Arlington for academics. 


Hitting, Pitching