Contact Us: (248) 601-2400

2020 USPBL Open Tryout

2020 United Shore Professional Baseball League Open Tryout

The United Shore Professional Baseball League (USPBL) will be holding tryouts for our 2020 season at 2SP Sports Performance and Jimmy John’s Field, April 21-24. Tryout participants will be evaluated  by all USPBL Managers and staff. In 2019 the USPBL signed over 20 players to opening day roster spots.

Evaluations will include:

  • Running – 60 yard dash & baseball specific running
  • Throwing – catchers pop time & position player’s velocity
  • Hitting – exit velocity & situational batting practice
  • Fielding – position specific drills
  • Pitchers – range of motion, mechanics & velocity
  • Video Analysis – hitter: swing, pitchers: mechanics
  • Simulated Games & Situational Games
  • Physical Measurable

The United Shore Professional Baseball League will embark on its fifth season after a wildly successful 2016 – 2019 campaigns. Thirty seven (37) USPBL players had their contracts purchased by MiLB clubs between the 2016 – 2019 season. In 2016 five (5) USPBL players were named to Baseball America’s Top Prospects for Independent Baseball. In 2019, the first ever USPBL player made their Major League debut. Our season beings May 8 and concludes September 13, 2020. The USPBL offers customized programs to help accelerate our player’s development that include:

  • USPBL & DVS throwing program that allowed for 1200+ innings pitched without an injury
  • Our USPBL pitching staff averaged an increase of 1.46 MPH during the 2019 season
  • Customized hitting programs including BATS video breakdown
  • Integrated technology with Flightscope

Players must be at least 18 eighteen (18) years old, been born on or after January 1, 2002, and a United States Citizen. no player may have attained the age of twenty six (26) prior to January 1, 2020. Please note that players with college eligibility remaining should check with their school compliance office before registering.

Tryout Registration:
Click HERE to fill out registration form

Contact:
USPBL Front Office – (248) 601-2400
Baseball Operations Email: baseballoperations@uspbl.com

Basic Information:
Cost – Pitchers: $75, Position Players: $125

April 21 – Check in at Jimmy John’s Field
April 22 – Position Player Skill Assessment and Pitcher Assessment
April 23 – Breakout Groups: Morning and Afternoon Sessions, Defensive and Offensive work
April 24 – Simulated Games: Morning Sessions

Addresses:
Jimmy John’s Field
7171 Auburn Road
Utica, MI 48317

2SP Sports Performance – Shelby
50625 Van Dyke Avenue
Shelby Charter Township, MI 48317