JULY 29, 2014 (5:00 PM)
Tom Burns Elected to MASA Hall of Fame
Tom Burns has been elected to the Mid Atlantic Scouts Hall of Fame by the members. Burns currently scouts for the San Diego Padres. He previously worked for the Anaheim Angels (1991-2003) and the Toronto Blue Jays (2003-2013).
Tom is also a member of the Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame having been inducted in 2009. He has served as president of the mid atlantic scouts association since 2007.
Tom joins Mike Maggart and Ron Rizzi as 2014 inductees.
JULY 15, 2014 (6:00 PM)
Johnstown Social Set
The traditional dinner for scouts attending the AAABA tournament will be held on Tuesday, August 5 at 4:30 PM at the Surf N Turf restaurant in Johnstown, PA.
The restaurant is located at 100 Valley Pike. No reservations needed. Just show up and join your fellow scouts for dinner. The Johnstown social/dinner has been a MASA tradition for over forty years.
JULY 2, 2014 (8:00 AM)
Maggart, Rizzi Elected to the MASA Hall of Fame
Long time scouts Mike Maggart and Ron Rizzi have been elected to the Mid Atlantic Scouts Hall of Fame by the Veterans Committee.
Maggart spent his entire scouting career with the Houston Astros and is now retired. Rizzi is currently scouting for the Washington Nationals and serving as special assistant to the GM.
Mike and Ron will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on November 8 at the annual MASA banquet. Congratulations to these deserving scouts!
JUNE 3, 2014 (9:00 PM)
The MLB draft will be held from June 5-7. Best of luck to all MASA members who work as amateur scouts.
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