Mission Statement
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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
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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
 
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).

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Scouting News

Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2018

Roch Kubatko to Speak at Scouts Banquet

MASA is honored to announce that Roch Kubatko will be the guest speaker at the annual banquet to be held on Saturday, November 17.  Roch has been a media presence in Baltimore for over thirty years.  He covered sports for the Baltimore Sun from 1986 until 2008.  His assignments included prep sports, football, and covering the Orioles for eleven seasons.  Roch joined the MASN network in 2008 and often appears on air discussing the Orioles and all things baseball.

Posted: Saturday, September 8, 2018

MASA Honorees Selected

The Mid Atlantic Scouts Association (MASA) will hold its annual banquet on Saturday, November 17, at Camden Yards. Billy Swoope (Cubs) and Steve Fleming (Rockies) have been elected to the MASA Hall of Fame and will be inducted at the banquet.  Eight other baseball people will be honored at the gathering.  Matt Klentak (Phillies GM) will receive the executive of the year award. Jim Farr (Royals) will be presented the scout of the year award with Tim Adkins (Cubs) receiving the crosschecker of the year honors.  Rick Clendenin (Royals) is the recipient of the part time scout of the year award.  John Tumminia (White Sox) will be honored for his career in the game.  Jake Cave (Minnesota Twins) will be on hand to pick up the outstanding achievement in pro baseball award while Mike Siani (Penn Charter HS/Cincinnati Reds) will receive the Nick Adenhart amateur player of the year.  Bill Brown (George Mason U) will be recognized as coach of the year.  All honorees were selected by a vote of the entire MASA membership.