With MLB spring training starting up shortly, Bob Wirz recently wrote a column detailing the list of players (totaling over 50) in Major League spring training camps with at least some experience in the independent leagues. He also has designated those who started their careers in the independent baseball leagues. An excerpt from his column is on the American Association and Can-Am League websites.
There are several good books about the independent professional baseball leagues. You are welcome to see a list of suggestions through this link: Books Get notified of upcoming independent baseball tryouts from either of these services: first service or the second service. Prospective players can find some helpful resources here We will be providing a growing list of possibly helpful tips and suggestions on various baseball information. This will range from "how to" information about baseball skills all the way to helpful information for casual baseball fans. Please click the link for more information: Tips And How To Information