The Manistee Saints will hold try-outs for the 2017 team this Sunday, April 23, at 1 p.m. at the Rietz Park diamond in Manistee.The Saints are looking for college-eligible players and high school seniors who will be moving on to play college baseball.
The Saints are members of the Great Lakes UBL and play a 30 game weekend schedule starting on the Memorial Day weekend and ending in early August. The UBL is one of the premier adult baseball leagues in the state of Michigan.
MOTHER'S DAY TICKETS AVAILABLE
April 21, 2017
Tickets for the annual Saints Mother's Day Dinner fundraiser are now available from management, players, and at the Divine Mercy business office on 6th Street in Manistee. Tickets for the May 14 event are $ 11 for adults and $ 5 for children. The dinner will be served from 11:30 am until 2 p.m. at the church Parish Center on 6th Street.
SAINTS LOSE RHP DEVIN RUPPERT
April 1, 2017
Right handed pitcher Devin Ruppert (Indiana Weslyn/Tustin) will undergo elbow surgery and miss the 2017 baseball season. Ruppert was being counted on to be a main part of the Saints starting rotation but recently received the bad news after a MRI at school.
The Saints will be shopping for pitching help to fill the void.
Former Saints Manager Al Thomas Passes
March 17, 2017
The Manistee Saints mourn the passing of former team manager Al Thomas who died early March 17th.
Thomas managed the Saints for 12 years beginning in the early 60's, is a member of the teams Hall of Fame, and was a lifelong supporter of the program.
The Saints would like to offer their condolences to Al's wife and family.