Jonathan De Marte
Throughout the last three offseasons, de Marte has trained over 60 pitchers in the
Richmond, VA area, specializing in throwing programs and pitching development. He credits his
baseball development knowledge to Cressey Sports Performance and everything he has learned
in his time working with their coaches.
de Marte grew up in Westchester County, NY and attended Lakeland HS where he was a four
year varsity starter and helped lead his team to a state semi finals appearance in 2010.
de Marte attended the University of Richmond where he earned a degree in Rhetoric and
Communications and minored in Education in Society. He also received a Master’s Degree in
Human Resource Management from Richmond. Jonathan endured several injuries in his first
four years and made the transition from a starting pitcher to infielder in graduate school. In his
final year as a Graduate Senior he returned to the mound as a reliever.
Jonathan signed his first pro contract with the Normal Cornbelters of the Frontier League in
2017. In the end of 2018 he was traded to the York Revolution of the Atlantic League where he
spent the rest of ’18 and the beginning of 2019. After being released by the Revolution, de Marte
signed with the Quebec Capitales of the Can-Am Professional Baseball League where he was
named the team’s Rookie of the Year. Throughout the 2019 season, Jonathan was allowed by the
Capitales to play in the European Championships with the Israeli National Baseball Team, the
first country to qualify for the 2020 now 2021 Tokyo Olympics.