AstroTurf and Driveline Baseball Team Up

Dalton, GA – AstroTurf Corporation is pleased to announce an exciting new relationship with Driveline Baseball. These two powerhouses in the world of baseball are coming together to collaborate on metric data results of testing the AstroTurf® Diamond Series synthetic turf system. AstroTurf® and its certified distributor in the northwest, Coast to Coast Turf, will be installing 19,200 square feet of synthetic turf at Driveline’s new training facility in Kent, WA.

“Driveline is excited to use AstroTurf’s Diamond Series in its brand-new lab and training facility,” said Driveline CEO, Mike Rathwell. “AstroTurf’s products and team are outstanding, and always looking to produce the highest-quality product. We thought they were the clear choice for us.  We are looking forward to providing a comprehensive test of the Diamond Series from our baseball lab. This has the makings of a special pairing.”

The AstroTurf® Diamond Series includes multiple artificial turf components that have been specifically engineered to emulate the look, feel, and performance of both the grass and clay portions of a baseball field. Diamond Series turf systems from AstroTurf® are well-known throughout the sport of baseball for delivering the ultimate in playability, durability and ballpark aesthetics.

“At AstroTurf, we choose who we partner with very carefully and we couldn’t be any more excited about teaming up with Driveline,” said AstroTurf Director of Baseball, Aaron Klotz. “Driveline is known for using comprehensive data to help take their clients to the next level. We are so much alike in that we both take a scientific approach to baseball and let the data lead us to improved performance. We will never miss an opportunity to analyze our products and look for ways to improve our systems. Research, development, and innovation continue to drive everything we do at AstroTurf.”

Driveline has become the king in the baseball industry in producing data driven programs that bring about incredible results.  They develop baseball training programs and products for skill development, strength training, and performance analytics. Driveline is the place to train for the serious baseball athlete looking to maximize their performance.

Driveline also works with high schools across the United States and offers camps in Washington state for pitchers as young as 9 years old.  Driveline Baseball has gained prominence for its consistency in turning around the careers of many players, most notably a crop of pitchers headlined by Trevor Bauer.  The company offers baseball training programs for players at every stage of their career and curriculums for coaches at every level.

AstroTurf® is the icon that invented their industry and was the first turf company to provide a baseball specific synthetic turf system. Comparably, Driveline has invented its own scientifically based methods in baseball training and built a tremendous reputation as experts in the science of baseball. Bringing these two legendary companies together can only lead to great things.

About AstroTurf® For athletes and sport enthusiasts, AstroTurf® has redefined the way the game is played. The brand offers advanced, state-of-the-art, multi-sport and specialized synthetic turf systems with proprietary engineered technologies. A growing number of high schools, colleges, professional sports teams and municipalities continue to select AstroTurf-branded products for their premium quality, technical superiority, and safety. To learn more, visit AstroTurf’s website at