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We Build Champions

Player develop within a fun, team focused baseball atmosphere.

Get the Facts About the Michigan Area Braves

The Michigan Area Braves provide a national and international level of competition for players who want to play baseball at a high level while having the opportunity to also hold a job and continue to improve their education.

The Braves are consider a top tier summer program based on our history of winning, our player development proficiency, our high end facilities and our scheduling dynamics. We don’t just say it, our organization is fully committed to Building Champions.

Under general manger Jim Kosmerick’s leadership over the last six seasons, the Braves have risen to prominence quickly. During the last five years, the Braves have made their way to the NABF regional semi-finals four times, the NABF regional championship three times and claimed the Braves first and the regions first men’s NABF national regional championship in 2014 before finishing as a quarterfinalist in the 2014 NABF World Series. No other summer team (of the same caliber) in the Great Lakes Bay Area can match the Braves run of five league titles in six seasons, while posting a record of 177- 81 (.686 winning %) in that time frame.

The Michigan Area Braves accomplishments stand for themselves:

  • Seven players with pro contracts
  • Five GLUBL League championships
  • Two MABA State Championships
  • Two NABF Regional Tournament Runner-Up
  • Two Saginaw League Championships
  • One NABF Regional Championship
  • One Port Lampton Tournament Championship
  • One NABF Regional Semi-Finalist
  • One World Series Quarter-Finalist
  • One Lakeside Tournament Runner-Up
  • One WBC Tournament Runner-Up

With the formation of the Braves collegiate team in 2016, new opportunities are the horizon for this established organization. At the core of this new collegiate team, commitment and development will continue to be driving forces as well as showcasing a truly special family atmosphere that has has been a staple with the Braves over the years.

If you are a player looking to play at the top-of-your-game, the Michigan Area Braves are the team you want to continue your development with.