FIRST PHOTO: Oakland Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki offers himself as a target for batters hitting tennis balls off tees during Saturday's All Pono Baseball Clinic at Maehara Stadium. Suzuki, a Baldwin High School graduate, was one of the instructors at the clinic, which drew more than 200 participants.
SECOND PHOTO: Suzuki talks with the Fuiawa family of Oahu - (from left) Ka'i, Titus, Keala and Keola, a staff sergeant with the Hawaii Army National Guard who returned last summer from a deployment to Afghani-stan. Suzuki flew the family to Maui to take part in the clinic.
THIRD PHOTO: Players work on their fielding technique.
The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo