Major League Baseball International has released its calendar for the 2015 season in the EMEA region (Europe-Africa). Traditionally the year starts with the MLB Academies Tournament, which will be held for the first time in Sant Boi, Spain from April 5 to 11. The tryouts for the MLB European Elite Camp are scheduled for May 5 to 9 in Toulouse, Mainz, Prague and Karlovac.
A new event on the calendar will be a European Academies All-Star Tour from June 14 to 24 in Jupiter, Florida, showcasing the best European players for professional teams and colleges right in the United States. The MLB Pitching and Hitting Mini Camp will move from Hoofddorp, Netherlands to Paderborn, Germany. Taking advantage of the Ahorn-Sportpark it will be held from June 29 to July 3.
The MLB European Elite Camp, which had been in Tirrenia, Italy and Regensburg, Germany in previous years, will take place the Vaessen Pioniers facilities in Hoofddorp. The MLB Academies Fall Tournament, which celebrated its debut in 2014 in Hoofddorp, will conclude the European calendar from September 28 to October 4 in Regensburg.
The MLB African Elite Camp takes place from December 3 to 12 in Cape Town, South Africa.
2015 MLB Events Calendar – EMEA
|April 5 – 11||Sant Boi, ESP||MLB Academies Spring Tournament|
|May 5 – 9||Various EU||MLB European Elite Camp Tryouts|
|· May 5: Toulouse, FRA|
|· May 6: Mainz, GER|
|· May 7: Prague, CZE|
|· May 9: Karlovac, CRO|
|June 14 – 24||Jupiter, FL||European Academies All Star Tour|
|June 29 – July 3||Paderborn, GER||MLB Pitching and Hitting Mini Camp|
|August 2 – 21||Hoofddorp, NED||MLB European Elite Camp|
|Sept 28 – Oct 4||Regensburg, GER||MLB Academies Fall Tournament|
|December 3 – 12||Cape Town, RSA||MLB African Elite Camp|