16U Team Tryouts and Looking for Player Notices

NOTE TO PLAYERS: MTB recommends that you contact the team prior to the scheduled tryout. Dates, times, and locations are subject to change at any time. Informing a team of your interest allows them to contact you in case of any changes. Good luck!

A player's league age is determined by the player's age on April 30, 2020.

5 Tool Baseball Club - Tallant 16U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb County League:Tournament
Contact:Jason Gendreau & Dave Fox
Team Info:Core played up as 15's this past Summer, winning pools at Black Swamp, Louisville National Championships. VARSITY LEVEL KIDS, with goal of playing COLLEGE BASEBALL! Tourn only, practices at NDP (turf), unlimited indoor access! Team Sponsorship to reduce costs!
Tryout Notes:Looking for 2 players OF/P, IF/P.

Army of 9 A9 - Kendrick 16U (2020)

City/Area:Western Wayne, Washtenaw, Oakland, Livingston League:Tournament only
Contact:Bruce Kendrick
Team Info:We will be playing higher end tournaments including showcase.
Tryout Notes:Looking for 1-2 additional players. Pitching a plus. Contact me for a private tryout.

Baseball Utility Travel 16U (2020)

City/Area:Open League:Tournament Only
Contact:Brad Mumma / Joe Small
586-871-9338 / 586-557-4986
bradmumma@gmail.com / smalljt10@gmail.com
Team Info:Development. Our mission statement could end right there. We are about developing your child into the best player he can possibly be at the age and skill level he is currently at. Striving for that on a year to year basis you will see the growth of your child both on the field and off the field. Nothing, including winning will ever trump the development of your child, period. All of this being done in a positive environment that promotes maximum growth. We are going into year #4 and we have helped 19 players get signed to play at the next level!Let us help your son achieve his goal
Tryout Notes:Please wear Baseball Pants/Belt/Jersey/Hat. Contact team for a private tryout.

Berkley Cubs - Gerish 16U (2020)

City/Area:Detroit League:Showcase Tournaments Only
Contact:Colin Gerish
(248) 719-6054
Team Info:High Level College Showcase Team who love to HAVE FUN on the road and win ballgames. Went 21-9 in 2019 with 3 Showcase wins and 4 tournament wins overall. Playing high level tournaments. Great group of guys. Non-parent coaches.
Tryout Notes:Looking for 1-2 players. Please contact for private tryouts.

Bjerke Phantoms Baseball 16U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Scott Bjerke
Team Info:16U Tournament only team playing In State local tournaments.
Tryout Notes:Private try outs are being conducted. Team is looking for (3) players to compliment our current team. Pitching andinfield and outfield positions are open. Team will play a competitive Summer schedule. We provide Winter training to prepare our players fo

Clinton Twp Yellow Jackets 16U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb League:Mabf
Contact:Pete liske
Team Info:Our team goals is to make your child better.
Tryout Notes:Call for a private tryout

D' Backs Elite - Scott 16U (2020)

City/Area:Dearborn Heights League:Tournament Only
Contact:D. Banks
Team Info:Looking for 1-2 key players to round out the 2020 roster. COACHING STAFF IS FULLY PAID, NO PARENT COACHING. Team will participate in approx. 7 tournaments. One being out of state. Off season training will begin in January at The Elite Sports facilities (Dearborn Heights), and run until Early March. Season will begin at the conclusion of the MSHAA season. Contact us to schedule a private tryout.
Tryout Notes:Call to schedule a private tryout.

DBacks Elite 16U (2020)

City/Area:Anywhere in Michigan League:Tournaments only
Contact:Mike Makki
Team Info:The DBacks Elite have 10+ teams. All of our teams will have access to two indoor facilities in Dearborn Heights for training! We have had a lot of success and players have traveled from all over the country to play for us. We even had a player from Hawaii in 2019. Our success includes our 15U team winning the Pastime National Championship which had 100 teams in it. The DBacks Elite has two current and one former college coach on staff to help players reach their goals.

DCBA Canes 16U (2020)

City/Area:Wayne and Macomb Countries League:Tournament only
Contact:MARTIN O'Neill
313 549 4409
Team Info:The 16 U DCAB Canes team is holding private tryouts for those players who are interested in competing at a high level for the upcoming 2020 season.Looking 1-3 players which would include 1st 3rd base and Outfield Returning core 9 players coming off a successful 2019 tournament season. 4-6 summer tournaments. This will include 2 out of state tournaments and a PBR tournament. Indoor winter training. Please contact Martin O'Neill at 313 549-4409 or email at parkersloane@yahoo.com
Tryout Notes:Looking for 1-3 highly motivated players to complete at a high level.

Detroit Metro Stars 16U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb county League:MABF
Contact:Matt Fishburn
Team Info:We will play in the MABF and 2-3 tournaments.
Tryout Notes:We are looking for middle infielders, pitchers, outfielders, and a catcher. Please contact coach Matt Fishburn for an individual tryout.

GBBC Black 16U (2020)

City/Area:Genesee county or surrounding areas League:GFBL and Tournament
Contact:Steve Nahs
Team Info:The 16 U GBBC Black team is holding open, private tryouts for those players who are interested in competing at a high level for the upcoming 2020 season.Looking for 2-4 utility players with a catcher being one of them. Pitching experience a plus. Former college player/pitcher as Head Coach. Returning core players coming off a successful 2019 tournament season. Potential Fall ball opportunity, GFBL league play, 4-6 summer tournaments. Indoor winter training as well as strength and conditioning offseason program. Please contact Head Coach, Steve Nahs (former GVSU pitcher), at snahs15@yahoo.com to set up your private tryout or if you have any questions.
Tryout Notes:2-4 utility players including a catcher, pitching experience a plus.

HITZ 16U (2020)

City/Area:Southeast Michigan League:
Team Info:HITZ Baseball Club will be fielding teams in 8U-18U age groups. Our teams will range from MABF league teams, all tournament teams and college exposure teams. Coaches for the teams range from High school varsity coaches, past college players, trainers and coaches with many years of experience. Southeast Michigan's premier training center, providing 20,000-square footage of indoor training including an indoor infield and 7 hitting/pitching cages. HITZ is home to southeast Michigan's premier indoor Baseball/Softball Training Center.
Tryout Notes:For tryout information please click on link.

Hitz Gaffke 16U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb League:MABF League And Few Tournaments
Contact:Mike Gaffke
586 206 0616
Team Info:Will play MABF league schedule along with a few weekend tournaments.
Tryout Notes:Looking to add 1-2 players to complete our 16U roster. Catching/Pitching experience would be a plus.

Hitz White - Joacim 16U (2020)

City/Area:Chesterfield League:MABF & Tournaments
Contact:Ron Joacim
Team Info:Looking for a few players to complete our 2020 roster. All positions will be considered. We intend to play both the MABF season, as well as, some tournaments.
Tryout Notes:Please contact for a private tryout.

Jet Box 16U (2020)

City/Area:Open League:Tournament Only
Contact:Steve Herbst
Team Info:Jet Box 16U is a tournament team that will participate in approximately 6-7 tournaments (in-State and out-State), 1-2 weekly outdoor and indoor practices. We will also utilize the Jet Box Baseball Club facility for our indoor training.
Tryout Notes:Please send email to Coach Steve stevesworkbox@gmail.com at with the following information:Player Name, Bats/Throws, DOB, High School, Grade, Positions, Summer Team, Cell #

JETBOX 16U/17U - PARKS 16U (2020)

City/Area:MACOMB AND OAKLAND COUNTY League:Tournament Only
Contact:Jerry Parks / 586-291-1216 / p517gpar@me.com
Adam Ogonowski / 248-379-4849 / ogo1126@gmail.com
Tony Cardamone / 586-321-8668 / Tcardi99@att.net
Team Info:-Improve our players level of play thru the off-season/competitive tournaments in the season. -Teams has had a large core for multiple years.-Played High Level tournaments in Michigan and thru the Midwest for years. -Improving on Basics/Advanced parts of the game in practice.-Very respected Organization/Team.-Get a majority of team striving for Varsity/College Level.
Tryout Notes:Small amount of spots available. We are looking for INFIELD/PITCHING. Looking for players ready to play high level baseball through out the season. Please EMAIL for invite for try-out TUESDAY NIGHT Aug. 6th at 7pm. 16U/17U

Legacy 16U (2020)

City/Area:Brighton League:KVBSA, Tournament Only
Contact:Ryan Ford
Team Info:Legacy Baseball in Brighton is home to the largest baseball organization in Michigan. Legacy utilizes world class facilities and technology to provide an excellent travel baseball experience maximizing development. Age group coordinators have been hired to oversee and support coaches by supplying practice plans, tournament knowledge, and an off season curriculum to ensure player and team progression. Select and Community level options are available at each age group for players of different skill level and commitment.
Tryout Notes:Private tryouts are available upon request!

MC Shamrocks 16U (2020)

City/Area:Waterford and surrounding cities League:NOBF and tournament only
Contact:Justin Lewis
Team Info:Our team goals vary by age and skill level. We get the most exposure for players (most all americans over the past two years). Over 30 championship finishes this year. We have league teams, tournament only and developmental teams. We provide the most training in the offseason than anyone around.
Tryout Notes:Please visit motorcityshamrocks.com to register. All players must register prior to tryouts. All tryout dates and fields are located on our website.

Metro Detroit Baseball Club 16U (2020)

City/Area:Metro Detroit League:Detroit PAL and Tournament
Contact:Tim McEvoy
Team Info:MDBC is looking for highly motivated players. The team is going to compete at a very high level. They will constantly being pushed to get better and challenged through high level game play.
Tryout Notes:We are looking for 1-2 pitchers. We are also looking for high level athletes that can do multiple things on the field.Please email to request a tryout.

Michigan Aces 16U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland and Livingston and surrounding League:Tournament only
Contact:Brad Petru
Team Info:We are a tournament only team that has and will continue to participate in highest of college showcase tournaments. Looking for kids that have a great work ethic that want to further learn skills needed to play at the next level. Please get in touch with me for a private tryout or feel free to contact me if you would like to further discuss our team and whether or not its a good fit for your son. I'm available any time....
Tryout Notes:Looking for 1-4 quality kids

Michigan Blue Jays 16U (2020)

City/Area:Ypsilanti, Canton, Ann Arbor, Chelsea, Dexter, Belleville, New Boston and many many more League:Kvbsa, tournament only
Contact:Tom Dishman
Team Info:Some teams are tournament only and some do play league. Goals of the Blue Jays are to enhance their baseball knowledge to get them ready for high school and beyond.
Tryout Notes:We are currently looking for players for the 2020 season. We are looking for players, teams and coaches for the 2021 season.

Michigan Scrappers 16U (2020)

City/Area:Romeo League:Tournament Only
Contact:Dan Booth
Team Info:The Michigan Scrappers have been a strong team in the Macomb area since forming in 2013. Coming off a very successful year while playing up a lot of the weekends, we are looking to play 16U in 2020 with possibly a couple 17U/18U tournaments as well. We will be playing in 6-8 tournaments. We believe our boys have been trained with some of the best instruction available in the area. Our one team organization success has come from having the entire team trained to pitch, players rotated in the field to grow defensively, an approach of taking big hacks at the plate and a fun environment both in the dugout and the stands.
Tryout Notes:Players interested in trying out should pre-register by emailing us with players experience, positions, and former teams played for.

Michigan Titans 16U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Todd Turner
Team Info:Our athletes aspire to play at the high school level. Consequently, or goal is to get our young athletes to their potential.

Motor City Snipers 16U (2020)

City/Area:Livonia/Downriver League:Tournament Only
Contact:D. Banks
Team Info:Motor City Snipers 16u baseball team is looking for 1-2 key players to round out their fall ball 2019 and summer 2020 season roster. Paid professionals will be providing training (individualized pitching and hitting) as well as team training both in off season and during the regular season.Fall ball will run from the weekend after Labor Day until mid October. This is optional if there is a fall school sport.Indoor training will start early January , consisting of once per week strength & agility work out, and one per week baseball practice.Season will start once MSHAA baseball ends. We will be competing in approx 7-8 tournaments. Most being with in driving distance, one may be with in 3 hour radius, one will be a week long (typical 4-5 day format out of state) .Private no cost tryouts are available.To register, schedule a private, or for more information call/ text (734)772-4704 or email michiganyouthbaseballassoc@gmail.com
Tryout Notes:Please call/text for private try out scheduling.

Motor City Thunder 16U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Danny Negin
Tryout Notes:Looking for a middle infielder who can also pitch to complete our 2020 roster. Please contact Coach Negin to schedule a private tryout.


City/Area:Everywhere League:Tournament Only
Contact:Pat Kenny
Team Info:16-18U PK PROSPECTS TRYOUTS!Last Year's SS signed with Michigan. Last Year's 3B signed with College of Charleston. This Year's SS signed with Hillsdale. Come see what we are all about!!www.pkplusathletics.com
Tryout Notes:Contact Pat Kenny patrick@pkplusathletics.com for tryout info.

Precision Patriots 16U (2020)

City/Area:Metro Detroit area League:League/Tourney Only
Contact:Tom DiPonio
Team Info:The Precision Patriots are a 25 team organization that has a few age groups looking for a player or 2....indoor workouts held at Precision Baseball in Canton...teams area mix of league/tourney and tourney only...have openings at 9u/10u/11u/16u/17u
Tryout Notes:private tryouts only....contact Tom at coachtomd@comcast.net

Royal Oak Nationals 16U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland, Macomb, Wayne League:Tournament Only
Contact:Mike Morris
Team Info:The 2020 Royal Oak Nationals 16u baseball team will be coached by Troy Athens varsity baseball coach Mike Morris, Varsity coach for 15 years. We start indoor training in late October 2020 at 5 Star Training facility in Troy. Once the high school season is over the team will play each week in elite college showcase tournaments. We have a core group of players who have great chemistry and love playing baseball and who have competed at a high level and been highly successful winning multiple tournaments in 2019. We are looking to add a few very talented baseball players who strive to play baseball at the next level.
Tryout Notes:Call or e-mail Coach Morris for a Private Tryout - 248-990-2327

South Farmington Blues 16U (2020)

City/Area:Southeast Michigan League:Tournament Only
Contact:Robert Harvey
(313) 938-3527
Tryout Notes:Contact Coach Harvey to schedule a private tryout. Tryouts are not limited to the specific dates mentioned. Looking for 1-2 players to round out our 2020 team. Specifically looking for more P, 1B, OF but will take all players with winning and team

South Oakland A's - Lelli 16U (2020)

City/Area:Midwest - USA (MI/OH/IN/IL/IA/PA/KY) League:Tournament Only
Contact:Keith Lelli
Team Info:Our Mission: Provide player development and recruiting exposure for aspiring young athletes with the desire to play next level baseball after high school. We will continue to build on our 2019 success of collegiate scouting by continuing to put players in front of same and more collegiate recruiters. To accomplish this, we will play in multiple Perfect Game events, events held at Grand Park, and showcase events. Important to posting: recently brought on SOA Pitching Academy instructor Justin Robinson as assistant coach focused on pitching. His knowledge and ability to develop young pitchers to the next level is proven and is a a significant addition to the pitchers and their goals.
Tryout Notes:Looking for a few pitchers to join our team for 2020 and work with new assistant pitching coach, Justin Robinson. Email to the address provided, your interest in meeting with the coaches and discussing the potential of joining us in our 2020 campaign of development and collegiate exposure.

Total Baseball 16U (2020)

City/Area:Metro Detroit League:Tournament Only
Contact:Duane Hopkins
Team Info:Total Baseball 16u Hopkins baseball team is looking for 1-2 key players to round out their summer team for the 2020 season. Primarily looking for the catcher and pitcher position. We will be competing again in some of the best college exposure tournaments in the Midwest. We will participate in approximately 6 tournaments in highly competitive Pastime Tournaments both in state and out of state. We may consider an additional tournament this fall. Total Baseball Wixom is located out of the Total Sports Complex in Wixom and houses some of the best facilities in Michigan. Total Baseball is a complete in house baseball program focused on the development of our players. We will be offering a college prep training package for our players that are looking to take it to the next level and prepare them for college play. Total Baseball offers additional strength training programs, individual and team based instruction, training and access to player showcases, and discounts to some of the best instructional classes in Michigan.
Tryout Notes:Looking for a catcher and pitcher.For inquiries and to schedule a private tryout please contact Coach Duane Hopkins at 248-467-9167 or totalbaseball2020@gmail.com

Total Baseball - Rumberger 16U (2020)

City/Area:metro detroit League:tournament team
Contact:Aaron Rumberger
Team Info:We are a 16U travel baseball team based out of Total Baseball in Wixom Michigan. We are looking for 1 player to complete our roster. We will play in 6 tournaments all across the state of Michigan with one out of state. The team is coached by a current High School coach and a former high school coach. If you are still looking for a baseball home for the summer of 2020 please contact Coach Rumberger to set up a tryout time at Total Sports in Wixom.
Tryout Notes:We need one player- any positionContact Coach Rumberger to schedule a tryout time that works for everyone.