Michigan Travel Baseball

8U Team Tryouts and Looking for Player Notices

NOTE TO PLAYERS: MTB recommends that you contact the team prior to the scheduled tryout. Dates, times, and locations are subject to change at any time. Informing a team of your interest allows them to contact you in case of any changes. Good luck!


A player's league age is determined by the player's age on April 30th.

Backyard Dreams 8U
City/Area:West Michigan League:GRABL
Contact:Shane or Toby
616-560-8889
Info@bydball.com
Team Info:One of the best kept secrets in Michigan! Backyard Dreams provides great, experienced coaching, competitive teams, giving kids opportunities to excel on and off the field!

Off season, indoor training is available in there own facility. Depending upon the age, teams will play 25-65 games a year which includes 2-8 tournaments.

Interested in coaching? BYD Head coaches are paid! Always looking for great leaders for our teams. If you think you qualify contact us today!
Tryout Notes:Looking for players to fill out the roster. Call or email to schedule a private tryout.

Detroit Bees 8U
City/Area:Metro Detroit   
Contact:Marc Strong
734-787-0968
otss74@yahoo.com
Team Info:We strive to teach the fundamentals of baseball while encouraging a competitive spirit in this family friendly organization. We want players and parents committed to the travel baseball experience.

We will play in a league (TBD) and 6-8 tournaments around the Metro Detroit area including some overnight stays.
Tryout Notes:Looking for 2-3 players with pitching and or catcher experience. Please contact us to arrange a personal tryout.

Eastside Niners 8U
City/Area:Southeastern Michigan   
Contact:(586) 468-9606
bottomoftheninth@att.net
Team Info:The Eastside Niners Boys Travel Baseball Program is affiliated with the Bottom of the Ninth Training Center located on Groesbeck south of Hall Rd.
Tryout Notes:The Eastside Niners Boys Travel Baseball teams are also looking for three coaches at ages ranging from 8U to 15U for anyone that is interested. As well as boys interested in playing on baseball teams.

Michigan Storm 8U
City/Area:Southeastern Michigan   
Contact:Dan Omodio
313-995-2729
danomodio@allstate.com
Team Info:We are a competitive tournament baseball team based out of Southgate, mi. We will be playing in 6-7 tournaments including 1 out of state tournament.
Tryout Notes:We need 1-2 exceptional players to complete our roster.

West Michigan Warriors 8U
City/Area:Grand Rapids   
Contact:Dan Rogers
616-558-7202
dlmlrogers@gmail.com
Team Info:West Michigan Warriors is a competitive travel baseball team dedicated to raising strong men of God, and serving those in need.

We teach fundamental, competitive baseball in a family friendly environment. Warriors will compete in many regular season games, and several highly competitive tournaments.

Total games will be approximately 30-40 games in a season. Warriors players participate in mission based activities in addition to baseball practices and games.

We are fully aware and sensitive to the time commitments involved in travel baseball. We make every effort to balance this out with the mission based activities that the team participates in.

We feel that these activities benefit the players, the team, the parents of the players, and of course the people we are serving.

When your son joins Warriors Baseball, you can be sure he will learn the game of baseball in a safe environment free of cursing, tobacco, alcohol, etc.

He will also learn valuable lessons that will remain with him for the rest of his life.
Tryout Notes:Individual Tryouts for 8U currently being held. Contact us to schedule.