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2014 Palomino West Zone Tournament

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

As you may know, the Academy is hosting the 2014 Palomino West Zone Tournament. Everyone is welcome to watch the games. 

Children ages 12 and older and adults are charged an admission fee of $6. Ages 11 and under are free. Tournament passes can be purchased for $24.

Below is the tournament bracket and key.

2014 Palomino West Zone Tournament Bracket

So Cal #1 – OC Bolt                    

So Cal #2 – So Cal                         

So Cal #3 – Arroyo Seco               

So Cal #4 – San Bernadino 

Nor Cal #1 – South Bay       

Nor Cal #2 – San Jose

Washington – Lacey Rainiers

Urban Youth Academy

As of today, San Bernadino takes on San Jose at 10:30 a.m. The OC Bolt face the Lacey Rainiers at 1:30 p.m. The 4:30 p.m. game takes place between South Bay and Arroyo Seco. The UYA team will take on So Cal for the last game of the day at 7:30 p.m.

The day’s schedule will be posted on the blog over the next few days.

Please call if you have any questions.


No Softball Workout July 18th, Dodgers RBI Softball Tournament

Dear Academy Members and Friends,
There will be no softball workout on Friday, July 16th due to the Dodgers RBI 18U Regional Softball Tournament. Although there is no workout, the Academy staff strongly encourages you to come out and support the Academy softball members as they compete in the tournament as the Dodgers RBI team. 
All games will be played at the Academy with the first game kicking off Friday at 8:30 a.m. with the Dodgers RBI team taking on the Anaheim RBI team. Dodgers RBI then faces Hilo RBI at 4 p.m.
Dodgers RBI softball participants and the Academy coaches would greatly appreciate your support.
Have a great day and hope to see you there!

Urban Youth Academy Tutoring Update

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Tutoring is now offered only to high school and college Academy members. Sessions are available solely by appointment. To schedule an appointment for a tutoring session, please call Tiara or Charles and you/your child will be connected with an experienced tutor.

Tiara and Charles can be reached at (310) 763-3479. Please call if you have any questions.


California Collegiate League All-Star Game

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

The Major League Baseball Urban Youth Academy will be hosting the California Collegiate League All-Star Game tomorrow night. The game will be nationally televised live on Fox Sports West, beginning at 7 p.m. PST.

The California Collegiate League is the league in which the Academy Barons participate. The game features two teams; the CCL North and the CCL South. The Barons players will participate on the CCL South team, the home team in this game. The game will showcase the top talent in the League, including our very own OF DJ Wallace, LHP Jason Broussard, and UTIL Juan Avena. As of now, Juan will be starting at first base and batting 7th in the lineup. DJ will be the secondary DH, batting 6th in the lineup. Jason will throw the top half of the 5th inning.

We hope to make this a very festive event. Feel free to invite your families and friends. Admission is $10 for adults, while youth 12 and under are free. See you there!

California Collegiate League Website


Dodgers RBI Wednesday Games Rescheduled

Dear Dodgers RBI Parent/Guardian, 
Wednesday games scheduled for July 16th have been rescheduled for Wednesday, August 13th. Follow the link below to view the updated schedule.
Please contact the Academy front office staff if you have any questions.

2014 Dodgers RBI Minor Baseball Schedule

Happy Independence Day!

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We would like to wish you all a very happy and safe Independence Day! Enjoy!


Academy Closed – July 4, 2014

Dear Academy Members and Friends,
Just a reminder, the Academy will be closed tomorrow in celebration of the Fourth of July.
If you cannot stay away from the field, the Academy Barons are scheduled for a 1 p.m. home game against the Southern California Catch. Come on out and support the Barons!
Stay safe and enjoy the weekend!

Follow us on Instagram!

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Follow us on Instagram @MLBUYA today! Remember to hashtag (#) your Academy photos with #MLBUYA for chances to win cool prizes!


Dodgers RBI Games – July 1 – July 4, 2014

Dear Dodgers RBI Parents/Guardians,

As a reminder, there are no RBI games scheduled for this week, July 1 – 4. This can be noted on your respective schedule. Please contact the Academy front office staff with any questions.



Compton College Parking Lot Passes

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Compton College parking lot passes can now be purchased from the Academy front office for $3 each. This offering is in addition to the vendors located throughout the College campus. All parking related issues can be relayed to Compton College Police Department at (310) 900-1600 x 2999.



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