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SATURDAY, December 27th – Arrival & Check-in 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Player Check-in Hilton Hotel – Downtown Miami – Picasso Room
12:00pm to 9:00pm– Player’s will receive uniform and pick/choose their POWER SHOWCASE Home Run Derby batting order.
SUNDAY, December 28th – 8:30am to 10:00pm – MLB Scout Day & Welcome Dinner
8:30am – Player Check-in – Diamond Club Entrance – FEATURED players will be escorted by their coaches (Alejando Machado & Doug Jennings) to the Marlins Media Room for Mental Strength Training with Michael Cooper.
8:45am – 9:30am – All FEATURED Players – Mental Strength Training Session with Michael Cooper – Marlins Media Room (Parents are strongly encouraged to attend)
9:45am – 10:15am – TEAM MEETING – All-American West – Head Coach Alejandro Machado – Location – Visitors Clubhouse.
9:45am – 10:15am – TEAM MEETING – All-American East – Head Coach Doug Jennings – Location – Diamond Club Dinning Lounge
10:30am to 11:30pm – Lunch/Snack – There’s a Wendy’s and Subway across the street – Have your parents bring it to you and eat in the dugout.
Scout Day Begins 11:45am!
11:45am – 12:00pm – MLB Scout Day – Speech & Intro
12:00pm – 2:30pm – Batting Practice – NOTICE: No Cleats in batting cage – Turfs Only!
12:30pm – Pitchers throw bullpens
2:30pm – 4:30/5:00pm Defense
7:00pm to 10:30pm– Welcome Dinner Marlins Park
MONDAY, December 29th – OFF – Enjoy Miami
TUESDAY, December 30th – POWER SHOWCASE Home Run Derby. (77 – Participants)
High School – DO NOT BE LATE!!!
During the preliminary round each participant will receive a total of 20 outs = 5 with wood & 15 with metal (open bat format – BESR Bats Allowed). The pitching machine will be set at a velocity of 65/70 mph from a distance of 55 feet. The top three finalists from each age group will advance to the Championship Round on Friday, January 2nd. All high school players will be announced and hit together – left-handed batters will compete last.
DO NOT BE LATE!
7:15am to 7:30am – Player Check-in Diamond Club Entrance with Coach Jerry Gonzalez. Players will be escorted to the THIRD base dugout.
7:30am to 7:45am – Batting Order – Coach Eddie Gonzalez will announce and review players batting order. (Player’s will be reminded they can warm-up in the visitors club house batting cage.)
7:45am to 8:15am – MANDATORY Group Photo – Ralph Notaro
8:15am to 8:55am – Player Introductions – Underclassmen Announced First – first base line
PLEASE NOTE: Underclassmen will hit first followed by the 2015 Graduates.
Left Handed Batters in each group will hit last
8:55am to 9:00am – National Anthem performed by Stephany Canizares
9:00am to 9:15am – First three players will get loose in the cage with Coach Jerry Gonzalez
9:15am – POWER SHOWCASE Begins – Right-handed batters will go first.
WEDNESDAY, December 31st – OFF
THURSDAY, January 1st – OFF
FRIDAY, January 2nd – POWER SHOWCASE Home Run Derby Finals – 11:30am to 1:45pm
11:30am to 11:45am – Player Check-in with Coach Eddie & Jerry Gonzalez for batting order – Third base dugout
11:45am to 12:00pm – Player Introductions
12:00pm to 12:05pm – National Anthem Performed by Ashley Briggs
12:15pm – POWER SHOWCASE Finals begin
POWER SHOWCASE All-American Game (9-innings)
Game Time may begin slightly earlier then scheduled with conclusion of the finals.
12:00pm – Players Check-in to your assigned dugout with your coaches and watch the finals.
Home Team – East – First base dugout – Head Coach Doug Jennings
Visiting Team – West – Third base dugout – Head Coach Alejandro Machado
1:45pm to 2:00pm – Players get loose
2:00pm – 2:05pm – Home plate meeting
2:05pm – 2:25pm – Player Introductions (Pitchers head to bullpen)
2:25 – 2:30pm – National Anthem Performed by Aymber Danielle
2:35pm – First Pitch – Three-hour time-limit 5:35pm
5:35pm – OFFENSIVE MVP ANNOUNCED IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING Game
SATURDAY, January 3rd – Departure