RSVP System

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

The Academy has implemented a RSVP system which requires that all members reserve spots to participate in workouts. A reservation email will be sent on every Saturday, offering the opportunity for members to reserve their place in the following week’s workouts. Reservations will not be accepted any later than that Thursday at 3 p.m. For your information, this email address is uyarsvp@mlb.com and is the address to which reservations should be sent.

Also, if you are not receiving email updates from the Academy and would like to, please send your email address to Tiara Gose at Tiara.Gose@mlb.com noting that you would like to receive email notifications.

Please call the Academy front office at (310) 763-3479 with any questions.

-Staff

Saturday’s Lineup

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

The baseball workout for ages seven and eight begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 10:30 a.m. Ages nine to twelve workout from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Baseball fundamentals for ages 13 to 18 takes place from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Today’s softball workout for ages 12 and under commences at 11:30 a.m. and concludes at 1:30 p.m. Ladies ages 13 and older will work out from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The Compton College baseball team takes on Pasadena City College today at 12 p.m. Go Tartars!

Have a great day!

-Staff

Today at the Academy

Greetings Academy Members and Friends,

Happy Friday!

Today’s baseball workout is for ages 7-9 and will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the Little League Field. The workout for ages 10-12 will immediately follow from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the Little League Field as well.

Today’s softball beginning pitcher’s instruction is for ages 12 and under and will be held on the Softball Field from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Meanwhile, today’s softball open workout for ages 12 and under will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., also on the Softball Field.

Have a wonderful Friday!

-Staff

Thursday’s Agenda

Hello Academy Members and Friends,

Today’s baseball workout for ages 13 to 18 takes place from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Pitcher instruction for ages 12 and under begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m.

Today’s softball workout for ages 13 and older will start at 3:30 p.m. and end at 5:30 p.m.

Baseball and softball catcher instruction for ages 12 and under will be held from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Have a splendid day!

-Staff

2015 Pitch, Hit & Run Competition

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

The Urban Youth Academy is hosting the Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run competition.

Boy and girls ages seven to fourteen have the opportunity to compete in three different events: pitching, hitting, and running. The winners of the competition go on to compete to win a trip to the 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Week.

The competition will be on Saturday, April 25th. Boys will compete from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the UYA Little League Field. Ladies will compete on the UYA softball field between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. To participate, all competitors must complete a registration form. Registration forms can be found in the Academy front office or you can sign up online at www.mlb.com/phr. The player must also bring a copy of his/her birth certificate.

The competition is free and available to all boys and girls ages seven to fourteen!

We hope to see you on April 25th!

-Staff

Wednesday’s Lineup

Good morning Academy Members and Friends,

Today’s baseball workout for ages seven to nine takes place from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The workout for ages ten to twelve follows, beginning at 4:30 p.m. and ending at 5:30 p.m. Baseball pitcher instruction for ages 13 to 18 begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m.

The ages seven to nine softball workout begins at 3:30 p.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m. The ages ten to twelve softball workout immediately follows, beginning at 4:30 p.m. and ending at 5:30 p.m.

Baseball and softball catcher instruction for ages 13 to 18 will be held from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. with Coach Tank.

On this day in 1975, Frank Robinson became the first Black manager of a Major League Baseball club. Mr. Robinson was also a player and hit a home run in the bottom of the first inning. Thank you for your courage and leadership Mr. Robinson! There is a wonderful article about Mr. Robinson’s legacy posted on MLB.com. Please follow the link below to read the article.

Frank Robinson Has Always Been a Leader of Men

Have a wonderful day!

-Staff

 

Tuesday’s Schedule

Top of the morning to you Academy Members and Friends,

Baseball’s workout for ages 13 to 18 takes place from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Today’s softball workout for ages 13 and older begins at 3:30 p.m. and ends at 5:30 p.m.

The Compton College baseball team plays today at 2:30 p.m. The Tartars take on Pasadena City College. Please show your support by coming out and cheering on the Compton Tartars!

On this day in 1979, in the earliest no-hitter in major league history, Ken Forsch of the Astros shuts downs the Braves, 6-0. Ken and Bob Forsch, who hurled a no-hitter in 1978, were the first brothers to pitch no-hit games.

See you later!

-Staff

Saturday’s Lineup

Good morning Academy Members and Friends,

The baseball workout for ages seven and eight begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 10:30 a.m. Ages nine to twelve workout from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Baseball fundamentals for ages 13 to 18 takes place from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Today’s softball workout for ages 12 and under commences at 10 a.m. and concludes at 11:30 a.m. Ladies ages 13 and older will work out from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The Compton College baseball team takes on Ventura Community College today at 1 p.m. Go Tartars!

Please call the Academy front office staff if you have any questions.

Have a peaceful Saturday!

-Staff

Academy Closed Easter Sunday

Greetings Academy Members and Friends,

The Academy will be closed this Sunday in respect of the Easter holiday. We hope you all have a wonderful time spent with family and loved ones!

-Staff

Today at the Academy

Greetings Academy Members and Friends,

Happy Friday!

Today’s baseball workout is for ages 7-9 and will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the Little League Field. The workout for ages 10-12 will immediately follow from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the Little League Field as well.

Today’s softball beginning pitcher’s instruction is for ages 12 and under and will be held on the Softball Field from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Meanwhile, today’s softball open workout for ages 12 and under will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., also on the Softball Field.

Have a wonderful start to your weekend!

-Staff

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