While many pro baseball “purists” have their opinions about the independent leagues, it is tough for them to deny the passion that aspiring players have in order to even get a spring training invitation. One such example is an independent pro baseball open tryout which took place over the weekend in Santa Fe for the new 2012 Pecos League team, the Santa Fe Fuego:
An open tryout held at a time when snow was being removed from the field, and getting 29 prospective players to attend, shows the drive that some players have just to make a spring training roster.
Any prospective independent pro baseball players who want to be notified of tryouts in 2012 can join the list available here: pro baseball tryouts
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