Elite Baseball and HallPass Media are proud to present the 6th annual Elite Baseball Series and the 1st annual Futures Game. The 2013 Elite Baseball Series (EBS) format consists of two multi-day series played from July 12-14 at UC Irvine’s Anteater Ballpark and July 29-31 at UCLA’s prestigious Jackie Robinson Stadium. New to the Elite Baseball Series is the Futures Game on July 31 at UCLA featuring the top committed high school baseball players in California.
Elite Baseball has evaluated over 500 of the best Freshmen, Sophomore and Junior players in California in order to select the top talent to compete in these events. From 2010-2012 thirty-eight (38) players who have participated in the Elite Baseball Series have been selected in the MLB Draft and over 180 alumni are currently playing collegiately around the country for various programs.
The Elite Baseball Series is hailed by college coaches and scouts as the premier event in the country for underclassmen to gain collegiate exposure and experience. Head Baseball Coach at the University of California, Irvine Mike Gillespie says, “The Elite Baseball Series give the players insight into what a college baseball weekend is all about, the experience a player receives is unattainable anywhere else. It is truly an event a player is privileged to be a part of.”
The Elite Baseball Series setting gives college and MLB scouts a first look at future prospects competing head-to-head. The EBS has played host to over 50 Division I University representatives and Major League Baseball Scouts including past attendants Cal State Fullerton, Stanford, ASU, Cleveland Indians and Oakland Athletics.
Since its inception in 2007 HallPass Media has provided event execution solutions, traditional on-site branding, media out reach and sponsorship activation for the Elite Baseball Series.
For more information on the Elite Baseball Series visit: www.elitebaseball.net/elite-baseball-series