December 9, 2015
NO PETS ALLOWED AT MBA.
NO TOBACCO ALLOWED IN THE PARK. Designated Smoking Areas are near the Parking Lots. NO VAPING.
NO OUTSIDE FOOD or Drink or Coolers allowed. Violators will be asked to leave the Park. The Tournament Directors (TD) are to enforce these Rules.
With all the young children running around the park, a startled pet could attack a child. No Pets are permitted on site. Please leave them at home.
There are too many skateboards and scooters at MBA. Parents are asked to leave these devices at home, also. With the speeds that the kids attain on my sidewalks, either a parent or kid will be injured in a crash. Please keep these toys out of the park.
Snakes have been spotted. Parents are asked to monitor your children at all times as a precaution. Watch where they play or chase foul balls (especially under the bleachers).
Contact Skip Bradley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 1, 2014
When using GPS for location, sight in the SA Food Bank for location. For some reason, our address shows about 3.5 miles west of our site.
The Missions Baseball Academy was opened in 2013 to allow 13 years old and older baseball players an excellent place to play and improve their game. Seniors all the way up to 93 years old play at MBA.
Four (4) major league-size fields dominate the complex. Well-manicured and maintained, each field offers players super big dugouts, attached bullpens, and lush grass on which to play.
Each stadium has ample seating. 3 fields are lighted for night games. The fully functional concession stand offers a variety of eats and drinks including beer on occasions. Parking is ample.
Check us out and commit to play and enjoy a baseball tournament all at one site.
December 11, 2015
ONLY FIVE (5) Minutes away, the Country Inn & Suites. Call Anna Torres at 210-678-0444. Make the reservation. Rates are Great!. Make sure you mention MBA. Free hot Breakfast. Newly remodeled.
STUDIO 6: Kitchenettes, new, 2 minutes from AT&T, Make sure you mention MBA.
Contact Yamini Patel at 210 447-2000.
For those of you who wish to stay downtown for the best rates, possible, then call the HAMPTON INN San Antonio DOWNTOWN, Riverwalk Area hotel at 414 Bowie Street.
HOLIDAY INN HOTEL AND SUITES very near Fiesta Texas Theme Park. 5535 University Heights, San Antonio, TX 78249. Call for details, Mr. Nathan Villarreal at 210 549-2434. Ask about MBA rates.
SPRINGHILL SUITES MARRIOTT located at 138 Richland Hill Drive, 78245. Free Breakfast and Free Parking. Call Penelope at 210 520-6655 and/or at email@example.com. Ask about the MBA rates. Also, as her directions of how to get to MBA.
Call 210-225-2564 and ask for Michelle Stephan or toll-free 1-800-HAMPTON for reservations. Ask for the Missions Baseball Academy rates. Within walking distance to River Center Mall and IMAX theaters. Shopping and lounging, galore, awaits all the ladies who do not want to be at the ball park, all day.
For those who wish to very close to the Park, stay Days Inn Lackland AFB. It is only minutes away.
Call 210-675-9690. Ask for Geneveve Vistan.
Also, STAYBRIDGE SUITES San Antonio Seaworld is available. Address is 10919 Town Center Dr. Phone is 210-767-1100. Ask for Loretta Mendoza.
Do mention that you are playing at Missions Baseball Academy for the best rates possible.
April 26, 2016
Some changes are progressing for MBA. A new regime is looking to take over fairly soon. Stand by for Changes.
MBA will offer Camps & Select tournaments for 13U, 14U, 15U, 16U, and 18U all summer long.
Contact the following Camp & Tournament Directors for further details:
Jeff Vaughn TSL 512 426 9490
Scott Mayer Premier 210 316 7327
Pat Halihan Max Bat 320 583 8509
Mike Perez Local 210 609 6353
May 23, 2016, Week 9
NOTICE: NO Baseball Games this Memorial Day Weekend. Only Games will be May 24, 25, & 26 at MBA at 7 pm each night. JUNE schedule is out. Games are on FRIDAY Night, Saturday, and Sunday, many at UIW.
ALSO, the 2016 Texas Cup is in Austin during July 4th weekend. 2games on Saturday and 2 games on Sunday. Championship on Monday, the 4th. The host hotel is the Crown Plaza on IH -35. Call Mike Lucas at 512-323-5466 for more details.
Some changes are about to happen at MBA. A new regime will take over fairly soon. How that impacts all of us is to be determined.
For now, plan on some Saturdays and Sundays in June and July. We might even have a Friday night or two thrown in.
Rain out number: 210 302-8228.
Lone Stars 7-2
Red Sox. 2-7
Red Sox 1-7
Los Amigos 2-5-2
December 6, 2015
The Concession Stand Opens most every tournament hosted by MBA. There are many choices for eating and ample variety of drinks. NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED ON PROPERTY.
When Concessions is opened, each team is asked to support it with at least $50.00 after each game.
April 27, 2016
Missions Baseball Academy (MBA) will host a 50+ and a 60+ Adult Baseball Wood Bat Tournament during Labor Day Weekend, 2016. The dates will be September 2, 3, 4, & 5.
Cost is $900.00 per team plus $80.00 per umpire per game. Expect 4 games.
All Players must be at least 50 years old sometime during 2016. Younger kids will not be allowed to play.
There may be a home run derby offered on Friday night. Actual home runs may not happen, but probably some body will hit the fence on a roll. Might even win $100.00.
There will be a Managers' Meeting Friday night, the 2nd, at MBA in the Breezeway. Expect adult beverages and a catered dinner. Rosters can be a small as 9 players or a maximum of 20.
The format will be 2 Games on Saturday and 2 Games on Sunday. Tie Breakers will advance 2 teams to the Championship Game (full 9 innings) on Monday Morning, the 5th.
Non-refundable deposit of $200.00 is all that is needed to hold no more than 16 spots. Make Check to MBA and mail to MBA at PO Box 690093, SA TX 78269
Check with hotels listed above for the best rates. Be sure to mention the MBA event.
Younger teams might fill in void spots. And other sites may well be available for the tournament.
Connect with Skip Bradley, Park Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 210-269-6725.