Named after batting champion Joe Mauer, the Mauer Baseball Batting Trainer ($100) is a great gift for kids or adults trying to perfect their batting. This device help players concentrate certain aspect of their batting and therefore improve their technics. This batting machine can be setup to drop balls every 6, 8, or 10 seconds. Also includes a trampoline to help less experiences players practice their soft toss hitting. Works with baseballs and softballs.