Welcome to the GROSSE POINTE REDBIRDS home page!
The Grosse Pointe 'Redbirds' Baseball Organization, which
celebrates our 20th year of enhancing and developing the lives of young men, while
teaching the lessons of life that come from playing baseball. The Redbirds, led
by former Detroit Tiger and 1984 World Champion Dave Bergman, is committed to
perpetuating a love for the game. The organization provides exposure to top players
from the Grosse Pointes and surrounding areas who want to develop their baseball
skills by competing at the highest level. We currently have 4 alumnus playing
in the professional ranks and over 80 players who have gone on to compete at the
college level. GPBO stresses academic excellence, high moral standards, discipline,
respect, concern for others and a winning attitude in the development of their
TRYOUTS FOR 2015 REDBIRDS 15s
On Saturday, August 2 at 10 a.m. (register at 9:45 to participate)
at Grosse Pointe North High School field.
Eligible players need to be 15 years old on or before April 30, 2015. Interested players should report to the
field in baseball attire with all of their equipment by 9:40 a.m.
If you have any questions please contact Lorna Zalenski, Manager at 313-590-5607.
Next year's coaches will be announced soon.
REDBIRDS HOST 17th ANNUAL BASEBALL SHOWCASE
On August 6th and 7th we’ll have 156 players, from throughout Michigan, showcasing their skills
and playing ball in front of College and Pro Scouts. Players are divided into twelve 13-man
teams headed up by high school coaches (Friday will be for rain delay, if necessary). Games
will be played at both Grosse Pointe North & Grosse Pointe South at 11:00 am, 1:30 pm and
4:00pm. Admission is free and concessions will be available.