Canadian Thunderbirds prepare for fall ball program

The Canadian Thunderbirds will begin tryouts for their Fall Ball Baseball programs and 2011 elite international travel teams on Saturday (Aug. 7) at Hamilton’s Bernie Arbour stadium.

Players 14 years of age and under will hit the diamond first from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., followed by the 16 years of age and under division from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Players 19 years and under complete the day from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

All additional tryout dates, times and locations are posted on the Thunderbirds website – – or interested players may call the Thunderbirds head office at 905 574 1173 for further information.