(Mention DESMOND DRUMMOND as a reference to get a discount).
2018 Arizona Winter League
Players Report: January 30th, 2018
Players Depart: February 26th, 2018
Location: Ray Kroc Baseball Complex (Yuma, Arizona)
Registration is now open for the 12th season of the Arizona Winter League!
The Arizona Winter League is for current and aspiring professional baseball players that are looking to improve their skills under the direction of veteran professional baseball managers and MLB scouts.
Former coaches include Greg Tagert, Brooks Carey, Billy Horn, Tim Johnson, AJ Cicconi, Chris Paterson, Chris Mongiardo, Scott Nathanson, Carlos Lezcano, Brent Metheny, Les Lancaster, Mike Pinto, Jose Canseco, Ozzie Canseco, Orv Franchuk, John Harris, Mike Marshall, Eddie Dennis, Dan Firova, Chris Carminucci, Von Hayes, Pete LaCock, and Rusty Meacham.
- Prospective players gain exposure to managers and scouts who have the ability to sign players for the upcoming professional season.
- Players get to perform over an extended amount of time instead of a typical two-day tryout.
- The AWL has a history of successfully being able to get players signed to pro contracts.
- This is a great way to get started in professional baseball and a great investment in your baseball career
How it Works:
– Players report on January 30th (no baseball activities)
– “Spring Training” will happen on January 31st and February 1st, all players will be evaluated
– Following “Spring Training”, managers will select their teams, all players will be drafted
– There will be one practice day with whatever team you are drafted to
– Games will start the next day
– Coaches are available for extra work upon request
– At the end of the season there are playoffs with a concluding Championship game
– We then have an end of the season banquet where all player awards and signings are announced
– Players depart on February 26th
Regular Registration: $2,500
Regular in Full: $2,250 (Register in Full by 12/31/17 and get $250 off of the regular rate)
Returning Player Registration: $2,000 (any former player of the AWL, TWL, and TSL)
Local Rate: $500 (players who will not need housing and meals)
Deposit Option: $500 (secure your spot, balance of $2,000 due by January 1st, 2018)
The Arizona Winter League registration fee includes the following:
Hotel (2 players per room)
2 meals per day (Breakfast and Lunch)
Bats (Each team is issued a certain amount of bats)
Catcher’s gear (it is recommended that you bring your own catcher’s gear)
Transportation to and from the stadium and hotel
Airport Pickup in Yuma
Each player will receive hands-on instruction from professional managers and coaches
The AWL will provide an on-site trainer
Player Stats provided by Pointstreak
For answers to our most frequent questions, please see our FAQS page.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss a payment plan, please Contact Us.
The Arizona Winter League will not offer any refunds. However, payment can be applied to any future season. If you have any questions, please contact us prior to submitting your payment. By submitting a partial payment (Deposit Option), you agree to pay the balance in full prior to the start of the AWL season.