The Florida Winter Baseball League (FWBL) is a professional baseball league catering to the Rookie and Single A professional baseball market while offering marketing opportunities to local and regional and industry-related businesses. The League capitalizes on Florida’s unique subtropic weather to offer Winter Baseball in one of the great American destinations – South Florida, baseball heaven. The FWBL will launch its inaugural season in the Fall of 2015 with four teams. The league has narrowed the South Florida baseball venue choices and will make an announcement soon regarding its home field election.
The league is actively seeking ownership groups for the remaining two teams available for purchase. Interested parites are encouraged to contact the league office at 305.496.2962 for more details.
Opening Day for the 2015 Season is tentatively set for October 16, 2015. The League will run a 32 game winter schedule culminating with a best-of-three League Championship Series at the end of the season between the top two teams in the standings at the end of the regular season. The winning team will earn a $2,000 cash prize along with a championship trophy. The league MVP will earn a $500 cash prize and an MVP trophy. The MVP Award, as well as the Offensive and Defensive Player of the Year, will be presented during Game 1 of the League Championship Series.
Tryouts will take place in mid-summer 2015. The date, time and location will be announced by April 30, 2015. Drafted players report to camp October 1, 2015.
Florida Winter Baseball League – where tomorrow’s stars play today!
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