Don't take our word for it. Here's what some very important people around the game have had to say about us:
"The best baseball decision we've made in four years," -AL Baseball Ops Executive
"We could not be happier with your work. Honestly, it's invaluable," -NL Scouting Executive
"As you know, what you guys do is such an important part of our process" -AL Scouting Executive
"Going with you was a total no-brainer for us this offseason." -AL Baseball Ops Analyst
"Your stuff is all over our war room. It helps me sleep at night," -NL Scouting Executive
Co-Founder & President
Mike Witte grew up in rural St. Louis county and has now done predictive pitcher injury risk analysis for more than 40% of teams in Major League Baseball. For five years before founding Classic, he was a risk manager for the St. Louis Cardinals and, in that time, the Cardinals produced more Major League players through the draft than any other team in baseball. Mike's a graduate of Princeton. His insights are the bedrock of Classic's foundation.
Co-Founder & CEO
Spencer Witte was a 2nd Team Baseball Factory All-American before lettering at Temple University and the University of Pennsylvania. He has a Master’s degree from Oxford and has now done predictive pitcher injury risk analysis for more than 40% of teams in Major League Baseball. Spencer's responsible for the day-to-day communication with clients and regularly interfaces with executives, analysts, scouts and coaches.
Cheeks the Dog
As the company dog, Cheeks does not have any responsibilities, formal or informal education or training. That doesn't stop him from thinking about pitcher health constantly. Really, he's obsessed.