The Mid Atlantic Scouts Association (MASA) is a professional baseball group comprised of former and current Major League Baseball scouts and front office personnel.  The founding scouts defined this association's mission statement as "promoting the game of baseball and developing fellowship among scouts."

Historical Beginning:

Mid Atlantic Scouts Association's first meeting was held on February 22, 1970 at Frank Sansosti's home in Baltimore, Marlyland.  Listed below are the charter members who attended this first historical meeting.  Our professional baseball association is currently comprised of approximately more than 162 active members throughout the United States and Canada who have scouted in the mid atlantic.

Charter Members

Frank Sansoti's home in Baltimore, Maryland
(February 22, 1970)

Bill "Judy" Johnson (Phillies), Rob Riley (Phillies), Joe Kozik (Phillies), Leroy Hill (Phillies), Sheriff Fowble (Mets), Whitey Stevens (Mets), Dick Bowie (Orioles), Walter Youse (Oriole), Joe Consoli (Pirate), Joe Caputo (Reds), Rady Gumpert (Yankees), Randy Waddill (Braves), Herb Newberry (White Sox), Bob Knoerlein (Expos), Ralph Dilullo (Cubs), Ed Dunn (Twins), and Frank Sansosti (Indians).

Scouting News
Mid Atlantic Scouts Association
"Promoting the game of baseball and developing fellowship among scouts."

Posted: Saturday, May 26, 2018

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Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018

New Season

Best of luck to all members as the 2018 scouting season begins.  Amateur scouts have been scouting scrimmages for the last couple of weeks preparing for the start of the college season.  Pro scouts will be headed to spring training soon.  Safe travels and good health to everyone!

Posted: Saturday, December 23, 2017

Banquet Held

The 27th annual Mid Atlantic Scouts Association banquet was held at Ripken Stadium on November 11. Mike Bordick, longtime MLB shortstop, was the guest speaker and shared experiences from his career with the crowd. Hank Allen, Ken Califano, Mike Garlatti, and Alex Smith were inducted into the MASA Hall of Fame. Rick Matsko (Diamondbacks) was honored as scout of the year while Greg Schilz (Phillies) picked up the crosschecker of the year award. Mike Cubbage (Nationals) was recognized for this long career in the game. The names of the new Hall of Famers will be added to the plaque at Camden Yards which lists the 125 scouts who have been inducted into the MASA Hall of Fame.