02/28/2017 8:32 AM
Showcase your talent before Atlantic League and MLB representatives
Five clubs in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball have announced that they will be hosting player tryouts for the 2017 season. Those interested in playing for an Atlantic League team during the upcoming season are encouraged to attend.
All players must be high school graduates and 18 years of age or older. All attendees must sign a tryout waiver before taking part in any on-field activities. Participating in an open tryout does not guarantee a contract offer.
The following is a list of teams hosting tryouts this year along with details on each event. This post will be updated should additional tryout dates be announced.
When: Sunday, April 2 at 10:00 a.m.
Where: Clipper Magazine Stadium (Lancaster, Pa.)
Cost: $75 (pre-registration)/$85 (day of)
More information: http://www.lancasterbarnstormers.com/barnstormers-to-hold-tryouts/
When: Saturday, April 8 at 8:00 a.m.
Where: TD Bank Ballpark (Bridgewater, N.J.)
Cost: $50 (proceeds benefit the Somerset Patriots Children’s Educational And Sportsmanship Foundation)
More information: http://somersetpatriots.com/news/?article_id=2569
When: Saturday, April 8 at 8:30 a.m. (position players) and 10:00 a.m. (pitchers)
Where: The Ballpark at Harbor Yard (Bridgeport, Conn.)
More information: http://bridgeportbluefish.com/news/?article_id=1996
SOUTHERN MARYLAND BLUE CRABS
When: Sunday, April 9 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Regency Furniture Stadium (Waldorf, Md.)
More information: http://somdbluecrabs.com/team/open-tryouts/
NEW BRITAIN BEES
When: Tuesday, April 11 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: New Britain Stadium (New Britain, Conn.)
Cost: $75 (pre-registration) / $100 (day of)
More information: http://nbbees.com/team/news/?article_id=444
About The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB)
The Atlantic League has been a leader in professional baseball and a gateway to Major League Baseball since 1998. Over 36 million fans have attended Atlantic League games and more than 800 players and 50 managers and coaches have joined MLB organizations directly from the ALPB. The Atlantic League emphasizes winning baseball games, showcasing the talent of top-caliber players and offering affordable family entertainment to metropolitan markets serving nearly 15% of the US population.
For more information, please visit www.atlanticleague.com.