MMB is open to players who are not bound by territory rules of other Cal Ripken or Babe Ruth Chartered leagues

2018-2019 MMB Bandits Tryout Schedule:

2019 8U Bandits 

Black Team Head Coach:  Steve Liberatore (

Blue Team Head Coach:  Vacant

  • Thursday, August 23rd at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #3)
  • Wednesday, August 29th at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #3)

2019 9U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach:  John Bland (

Blue Team Head Coach:  Bob Miller (

  • Tuesday, August 14th at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #3)
  • Wednesday, August 15th at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #3)
  • Thursday August 23rd at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #2)
  • Tuesday August 28th at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #2)

2019 10U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach:  John Hoffman (

Blue Team Head Coach:  Marc Martis (

  • Tuesday, August 7th, at 6:15pm (Wehrle Diamond #2)
  • Sunday, August 12th, at 11:00am (Wehrle Diamond #2) 

2019 11U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach:  John Frank (

Blue Team Head Coach:  Sheila Connors (

  • Thursday, August 9th, at 6pm (Wehrle Diamond #1)
  • Sunday, August 12th, at 6pm (Wehrle Diamond #1)

2019 12U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach: Rich York (

Blue Team Head Coach:  Dave Lipinoga (

  • Sunday, August 12th at 11:00am (Wehrle Diamond #1)
  • Tuesday , August 14th at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #1)

2019 13U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach:  Sam Pantano (

Blue Team Head Coach:  Vacant

  • Wednesday, August 15th at 6:00 (Wehrle Diamond #4)
  • Sunday, August 19th at 10:00am (Wehrle Diamond #4)

2019 14U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach: Greg Croll (

Blue Team Head Coach: John Gianadda (

  • Tuesday, August 7th at 5:45 (Wehrle Diamond #4)
  • Saturday, August 11th at 9:00 am (Wehrle Diamond #4)

2019 15U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach:  Pat Greeley (

15u Black Tryout date is TBD/not combined with 15u Blue on August 8th

Blue Team Head Coach:  Marc Honan (

  • Wednesday, August 15th at 6pm  (Wehrle Diamond #4)

2019 16U Bandits

Black Team Head Coach:  Ron Van Splunder (

  • Monday, August 13th at 6pm  (Wehrle Diamond #4)  
  • Wednesday, August 22nd at 6pm  (Wehrle Diamond #4) 

2019 18U Bandits (Wood Bat League)

Black Team Head Coach:  John Janusz  (

  • Monday, August 13th at 6pm  (Wehrle Diamond #4)  

*** A second team will be created at an age level if there is sufficient interest ***


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10U Black Bandits

Rochester Tournament Champions!!! 

Top Bracket 

Coaching Staff: 

Frank, Sims, Fudella

July 15th, 2018 ended an awesome weekend for our MMB Bandits!!!

9U Black (Hoffman) - Grand Island Platinum Bracket Champions

10U Black (Frank) - Orchard Park Tournament Champions (32 Team Pool)

11U Black (Vallone / York) - Lewiston Diamond Bracket Champions

 Congratulations to the coaches, players and parents!!! 

MMB and the TOA would to thank Mr. Russell J. Salvatore and the Russell J. Salvatore Foundation for a generous donation which funded the construction of a new batting cage building on TOA property at the Wehrle Complex!!!  

Thank you to all of the MMB Players, Coaches, Families, Workers and volunteers for making this such a special day at MMB!!! 

(L-R):  Jacqui Berger - TOA Councilmember,  Mark Jerge - RJSF Board Trustee, Russell J. Salvatore - RJSF Founder & Chairman,        Tom Unger - MMB President

Congratulations and special thanks to Mr. David Hughes, retired MMB Board Member, who served MMB for 27 years!!!   Come back soon to see pictures from the ceremony on Sunday, June 10th, 2018 honoring Mr. Hughes.  Thank you to all parents, players and board members - past and present, for attending to make it a special day.  A special thanks to Tim Wilks for the custom menu that was offered to honor Mr. Hughes.


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