COBRAS INFORMATION PAGE

THE COBRAS ARE A GRASSHOPPER TEAM PLAYING IN PGL & WILL PLAY IN NY TRAVEL AND ANOTHER LEAGUE IN THE SUMMER. ITS OWNED AND COACHED BY WILLY. IT IS ASSISTED BY A COACH WHO RETIRED FROM COACHING IN A COLLEGE IN CHICAGO.

THEY HAVE 5 PLAYERS IN THE FRESHMAN AGE GROUP ( AGES 15 & 16) NOTE: YOUR PLAYING AGE IS YOUR AGE ON 30 APRIL 2013. THEY KNOW OF ANOTHER ORGANIZATION THAT ALSO HAS 5 FROSH PLAYERS WHO MAY BE INTERESTED.

WE WERE INVITED TO JOIN PLAYERS THAT WORK OUT WITH US TO PLAYERS FROM THE COBRAS AND OTHER ORGANIZATION TO FORM A FROSH TEAM THAT WOULD PLAY IN THE SUMMER. I WOULD COACH THE TEAM.

WE WILL ORGANIZE THE TEAM AT PRACTICE AT BAY8 PARK ON SATURDAY 6 JULY AND HOPE TO BE PLAYING BY THE FOLLOWING WEEKEND.

PLEASE GO TO THE FOLLOWING WEB SITE AND FILL OUT THE NEW PLAYER INFO FORM AND SUBMIT IT.

WWW.BROOKLYNSBASEBALLCLUB.ORG/PP/

I WILL BE IN TOUCH WITH YOU IF YOU RESPONDED ON WED NIGHT 3 JULY.

THE POSSIBLE PLAYERS THAT WE KNOW OF NOW ARE

SAMI Shortstop
NAIM Right field
GEORGE Pitcher
BRANDON Catcher
BRENDON. Second base
LIDER. Second base
ERIC. Pitcher

FILLINS:
George. Brother
Nick. Si player

WE ARE ASKING THOSE WHO ARE INTERESTED TO RECRUIT ANY FRIENDS OF THE APPROPRIATE AGE TO JOIN US.

WE HAVE 17 POSSIBLE PLAYERS + THOSE FRIENDS THEY CAN RECRUIT. WE MUST HAVE 14 PLAYERS TO HAVE THE TEAM,

WE WILL PLAY IN NY TRAVEL LEAGUE FROSH DIVISION STARTING ON 28 JULY AND ENDING AFTER THE LAST WEEK IN AUGUST. THE LEAGUE WILL GIVE US SOME EXHIBITION GAMES IN JULY.

WE COULD GET A FEW MORE GAMES BY PLAYING IN THE NYT Labor Day tournament

WE WILL PLAY 3 GAMES A WEEK FOR 5 weeks for 15 GAMES. WE WILL PLAY ONE GAME ON FRIDAY NIGHTS AT BAY8 DIA#2. OTHER GAMES MAY BE AT THE HOME FIELDS OF OPPOSING TEAMS OR AT FT TILDON.

WE WILL NEED AT LEAST ONE PARENT TO HELP US WITH TRANSPOTATION FROM BOTH OUR AREA AT BAY8 AND FROM THE COBRA AREA OF CANARSIE PARK.

PLAYERS Must be available sat & sunday for games plus fri night game with possible makeup games other nights from end July to end of aug

Need A MINIMUN OF 14 players to have team. WE can go with 12 but only with approval of all players as there would be a risk of forfeits. ADDITIONAL PLAYERS COULD BE TAKEN AS FILL INS WHEN ONE OF THE 14 CANT COME. FILLINS WILL PLAY ONLY FOR COST OF SHIRT AND HAT.

I EXPECT PLAYERS TO MAKE EVERY EFFORT POSSIBLE TO BE PREPARED TO PLAY VIA PRACTICE.

THOSE WHO ARE PREPARED WILL PLAY AT LEAST ONE GAME IN EVERY DOUBLE HEADER. WE WIN OR LOSE AS A FULL TEAM. WE LIMIT THE TEAM TO 14 PLAYERS WITH THE 6 BETTER PLAYERS OR THE BEST PREPARED PLAYING THE DOUBLE HEADER AND THE 8 OTHERS EACH PLAYING ONE FULL GAME.

WE USE THIS WEB SIGHT AND THE PHONE TO COMMUNICATE. EVERY PLAYERS MUST CONFIRM BEFORE EACH GAME. YOU MUST RECEIVE PERMISSION BEFORE MISSING ANY EVENT.

THE FOLLOWING ARE ESTIMATED COSTS

LEAGUE FEE . $ 350
Umpire. 15x50=. $ 750.
Balls 2 doz =. $ 100.
Misc. $. 200

$100 per player + hat + shirt. = $ 150
Buy own bat / pants / socks / cletes / glove

Dues of 150 + 25 forfeit deposit

TEAMS PLAYING IN THE SPRING NYT LEAGUE AND MAY PLAY IN THE SUMMER ARE:
GOOD SHEAPERD / SFX HUSKIES. / NY WARRIORS / CADETS / OL SOLACE / PR TIME / BERGAN BEACH RAYS / BURGAN BEACH PHILIES / MVG BLUEJAYS.

 

THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO CREATE SOMETHING THAT CAN LAST FOR MANY YEARS TO COME!