Colorado Rockies Showcase Invitational
Salt River Baseball Complex at Talking Stick
Sept 10 to 13th
The Big League Experience Scout Team has been invited to take part in the 8th Annual Rockies Scout Team Invitational Showcase on September 12th and 13th at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale, AZ (Spring Training home of the Rockies and D-Backs). This event will feature some of the top high school baseball talent in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Canada showcasing their skills for the many college and MLB representatives who will be in attendance. Last years event had over 100+ college coaches and professional scouts in attendance this very special event.
The event is limited to a maximum of 12 teams in the Upper Class division and 6 teams in the Under Class division. Below is a breakdown of the schedule and invited teams:
Sept. 10 Workout and then Exhibition game
Sept. 11 Team practice and testing + Intersquad
Sept. 12/13 Colorado Rockies Showcase Invitational. Weekend will include the following:
4 Game guarantee
Access to MLB batting cages
Salt River Fields Tour
Teams Participating in Under Class Division:
Big League Experience Scout Team (CAN)
Blue Jays Scout (AZ)
Colorado Rockies Scout team 1 (CO.)
Wilson Sandlot (AZ.)
NY Mets Scout team (AZ.)
Colorado Rockies Scout Team 2 (CO.)
Teams Participating in Upper Class Division:
Big League Experience Scout Team (CAN)
Blue Jays Scout Team (AZ)
Dodgers Scout Team (NV)
Nationals Scout Team (NM / TX)
Padres Scout Team (AZ)
Red Sox Scout Team (OK)
Rockies Scout Team (CO)
T-Rex Baseball (AZ)
Trosky National Scout team (CA)
Solano Beach Cardinals (CA)
Yankees Scout Team (AZ)
Upper Class team will consist of Players grading in 2021 or younger (2020 grads not attending college are eligible)
Under Class team will consist of players grading in 2022 or younger
The event is taking place at the Colorado Rockies Spring Training home, Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. This event will include on-field workouts and intrasquad/exhibition games over two days (Sept. 10 & 11), in preparation of the event.
Coaching staff will include;
Milwaukee Brewers Scout and Former Canadian Olympic team coach Marty Lehn
Five-time World Series champion and former MLB catcher and coach Bob Didier
12 year Major League pitcher and World Series Champion (Arizona Diamondbacks) Albie Lopez
Former professional player and coach Orv Franchuk (World champion with Boston Red Sox as a hitting coach in their organization)
– Special Guest coach – Two time MLB All-Star, Shea Hillenbrand.
*This event is invitation only, all players must be identified by BLE or Brewers Scouting staff and receive an invitation*.
Deposit is needed to secure spot with full payment needed by August 10. Deposits paid are Non-Refundable
$595US or $800CDN + GST
Includes ground transportation (while in Phoenix area to and from Team Hotel to all events),
All associated fee’s for Event
Team hat/shirt(s) and coaching/instruction.
Option 1: Players are responsible for airfare, lodging, food and transportation to Team hotel. Airfare is to be booked and paid for by each player. Coaches will travel in the late afternoon of the 9th or early morning of the 10th with the first workout that afternoon. Recommended flights should arrive in Phoenix on the 9th or the morning on the 10th (1st workout is at 3pm, September 10th). Coaches are flying home on evening of the 13th.
When making Airline plans, we will start at 3pm on the Thursday, Sept. 10 and told the latest we would play would be 2pm on the 13th. Marty will travel down on the Wednesday and Return home on the Sunday the 13th on an evening flight out of Phoenix into Bellingham.*
– Lodging is to be booked and paid for by each player
Big League Experience Scout team (*This is the block for both the Under and UpperClassmen teams*
Link to reserve room: TBA
– $1100.00CDN + GST ($800US equivalent) – Includes lodging with roommates and breakfast (at Team hotel).
– All ground transportation (in Phoenix area), Airport transportation has to be coordinated with coaches arrival and departure.
– All fee’s associated with event
– Team hat/shirt and coaching/instruction
*Option Two players will be supervised by BLE staff from moment of arrival in Phoenix area. Players are responsible for airfare and lunch/dinner (meals will be organized by BLE staff). Please note: Hotel reservations for players participating in Option Two will be handled by the BLE office.
**To pay by e-transfer (email to firstname.lastname@example.org ) or check (send to: Big League Experience; 14836 Thrift Ave., White Rock, B.C. V4B 2J7, Continue to register online using the form below, and then choose the “Invoice” method of payment, your credit card will not be charged.*