Compete against MLB prospects

New England Blazers will be looking for players to compete in the Dominican Republic from August 7th-15th, 2018. This will be an all inclusive trip.  Players will fly down together as a team, and will room together at the resort (Grand Ventana) in Puerto Plata. The team will schedule 6 games during the duration of the trip. 

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TRYOUTS:

  • Private tryouts are being held on a rolling basis
  • Deadline to tryout is March 1st 
  • Ages 16-22

Players:

  • Ideal roster will be 16 position players, and 6 pitchers only
  • All position players will be guaranteed to play a min of 6 complete games. 
  • Pitcher only players will be guaranteed 2 starts
  • Hitters must be confident to hit pitchers throwing 85+mph
  • Players will be responsible for obtaining their own passport

Player Flight Info Form

Resort:

  • Grand Ventana Beach Resort, Puerto Plata  
  • Up to 3 players to a room
  • Players will not be allowed to leave the resort without proper supervision

Flight

Jetblue Flight #TBD
Depart: Tuesday, August 7th 
Arrive: Tuesday, August 7th 
 
Jetblue Flight #TBD
Depart: Wednesday, August 15th 
Arrive: Wednesday, August 15th

 

Tentative Itinerary

August 7th 
  • Depart out of Boston
  • Flight to Santiago, DR
  • Team bus to Puerto Plata
  • Check into resort and get settled
August 8th 
  • Equipment donation to local youth league
  • Player clinic with youth players of all ages
  • Team dinner at local restaurant (Empanadas, anyone?)

August 9th

  • Double header vs Puerto Plata
  • Local game - dinner back at resort

August 10th

  • Double header vs Bartolo Colon
  • Local game - dinner back at resort

August 11th

August 12th

  • Single game vs Moca

August 13th

  • Single game vs Louis Polonia's Academy 
  • Team will visit a local restaurant for dinner

August 14th

  • Relax at the resort

August 15th

  • Depart out of Santiago

 

Included in Tuition:

  • Round trip airfare for the player
  • Player entry fee into the Dominican Republic
  • 8 nights at all inclusive resort Grand Ventana Beach Resort
  • Transportation to each venue 
    • Parents are on their own for transportation. However, we can assist with arrangements
  • 2 uniforms 
  • All team entry fees at each stadium
  • Equipment donations
  • Excursion to Los 27 Charcos de Damajagua
  • All team dinner expenses after away games

What's not included:

  • Player's passport
  • Player spending money
  • Extra checked bags on flight

Coaches:

 

Coach & DR Coordinator: Yuri Sanchez

 

 

 

Public Relations: Amoury Sanchez

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