2019 PUERTO RICO SHOWCASE CAMP ITINERARY

FINAL DAY UPDATE: WE WILL BEGIN AS PLANNED ON ITINERARY

SPRING TRAINING CAMP ITINERARY - JUNE 2-6, 2019

Please CHECK THIS ITINERARY often for additions, changes and updates!

LOCATION:   GULLERMO HERNANDEZ STADIUM in Aguada, Puerto Rico

Address: Avenida Nativo Alers, Aguada, Puerto Rico  00602

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TRANSPORTATION:

Players are to provide their own transportation to and from camp and ALSO must provide your own transportation to team city if contracted.  Nearest airport to Camp is in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. ALL PLAYERS MUST ARRANGE FLIGHTS FOR ARRIVAL FOR EITHER ON THE 1ST OR 2ND OF JUNE AND DEPART ON JUNE 6TH. The EPBL is not responsible for transportation until day 1 of games. Players are to provide their transportation to teams game 1 destination. If a player is selected by the team, that player will be allowed to stay in teams housing until game one following the conclusion of camp. The EPBL highly recommends purchasing a FLEXIBLE FLIGHT  where the dates can be changed. Injuries happen unexpectedly and players must have transportation available.

NOTE: There will be a shuttle for 20$ each way to and from Aguadilla airport ONLY for those that request it by emailing baseball@empireproleague.com with the subject "Transportation from/to Airport Aguadilla". Please include your airline, flight number, and arrival time. You may contact (813) 220-6506 via TEXT ONLY for communication.

WHAT YOU’RE ALLOWED TO BRING OR BE DISMISSED FROM LEAGUE: MUST READ AND FOLLOW DIRECTIONS

You are ONLY allowed to bring a TOTAL OF 2 BAGS if you are signed for the season. Any more then two bags will result in dismissal or forced to leave bags behind without supervision. 1 carry on size personal bag  50 linear inches (22 x 18 x 10 in) or 127 centimeters (56 x 46 x 25 cm) and 1 baseball equipment bag. Any personal bag bigger then allowed size will be not be allowed to travel with team and team is not responsible for your belongings. There is laundry available so pack lightly.  You must bring your own BEDDING!  (Pillows, Sheets, Covers, Towels, Shower Shoes, Soap, Personal) . You will need to have your own bedding throughout the season. Housing will be provided for contracted players during season. You must bring  MANDATORY, regular baseball ALL WHITE PANTS and ALL GRAY PANTS, Cleats and proper baseball equipment. If you make a team, all players will be required to wear a pair of black shorts. All players attending camp should be able to provide the following proper documentation (Valid passport or valid drivers license, social security information, employment visa information (for international only)) and must have personal health insurance.

SPRING TRAINING CAMP ITINERARY

Please Check this link daily for updates to this itinerary. All camp activities will be posted here

JUNE 1-2 SATURDAY AND SUNDAY- ARRIVALS
  • 8:00am - 4:00pm: ARRIVE in to the Aguada Facilities. Any player that arrives on 1st or 2nd will be able to stay in the facilities.

JUNE 3 MONDAY- DAY 3 - EVALUATION DAY
  • 8:30am: Breakfast
  • 9:45am: Mandatory first camp meeting at Aguada Stadium. Do not be late, ENFORCED. No excuses!
  • 10:00am - 3:30pm: Player Evaluations begin (60, Offensive, Defensive, Pitching & 20 minute endurance)
    • All Position Players to run 60 yard dash on right field line. [Order: Outfielders, Infielders] 
    • Pitchers and catchers will throw a 10 pitch bullpen evaluation. Meet at home plate. Pitchers must be able to pitch in 2 games throughout the week. After bullpen, all pitchers must stay to shag for hitters (mandatory)[Order: By number provided at check in. 101, 102, etc.]
    • Catchers throw downs. Pop Times following bullpen evaluations.
    • Outfielders following 60yd dash will get loose on left field side to prepare for outfield evaluations. When ready, head over to right field line to get evaluated. After evaluation, outfielders get ready to hit in order.
    • While Outfielders are evaluating, infielders get loose in the left field line to begin right after outfielders are finished. Will need 2 infielders and catchers for outfield evaluations.
    • Position players to hit immediately after fielding evaluations. One round of BP (10 cuts). [Order: Outfielders, 1B & 3B, SS & 2B, Catchers] on field 7. All players are to shag including pitchers (mandatory).
    • End of evaluation after BP.
    • Scrimmage Game

JUNE 4 TUESDAY- DAY 4 - TRAINING / GAME DAY
(All players must participate in every team scheduled activity)
  • 8:30am: Breakfast for players with plans.
  • 10:45am: Mandatory players meeting (Late players will be excluded from meeting and possibly released) No excuses!
  • 11:00am: Training and Evaluations
  • 3:00pm: Break for lunch

JUNE 5 WEDNESDAY- DAY 5
(All players must participate in every team scheduled activity)
  • 8:30am : Breakfast for players with plans.
  • 9:15am: Mandatory players meeting (Late players will be excluded from meeting and possibly released) No excuses!
  • 9:30am: Final Evaluations / LIVE Game / Final Cuts
  • 12:00pm: (For players that make team only) Pictures, contract signing etc.
  • 12:30pm: Break for lunch

JUNE 6 THURSDAY -  DAY 6 - CHECK OUT
  • 10:00am: Check out of Facility.