Organizers

AMAURY NINA BERNARD
PRESIDENT

Astin comes from one of the most respected Baseball families in all of Latin America. His family has been involved in Baseball in the Dominican Republic over the last 60 years.

Astin’s father, Astin Jacobo Sr., was known to be the first ever Major League Baseball scout and coach in San Pedro de Macoris. Astin Sr. was credited for coaching and discovering such players as the 1970 MLB Batting Title holder Rico Carty and the 1979 MLB Rookie of the Year Alfredo Griffin.

ajacobo@iplbaseball.com

AMAURIS NINA BERNARD
VICE – PRESIDENT

Amauris is considered one of the top up and coming baseball minds in Latin America. In 1994 at the age of 15 he was signed to a professional baseball contract by Omar Minaya and Kuki Acevedo with the Texas Rangers.

Amauris playing career in the Rangers organization and Dominican Winter League for Escogido lasted 9 years until the 2003 season.

Amauris realized he had the passion to be a coach and quickly started to build a baseball academy and reputation for coaching the top players in the Dominican Republic. His players look up to Amauris because he has achieved the goal that they are trying to accomplish, to be signed by a Major League Baseball organization.

Anina@iplbaseball.com

NELSON MONTES DE OCA
CEO

It is one of those hunting talents better known in Venezuela, with their great experience in organized baseball.

Montes de oca, has worked in the TAMPA BAY RAYS, which was assistant general manager of that organization for a long time.

Nmontesdeoca@iplbaseball.com

JUAN HERRERA “MON”

Herrera, is one of the most recognized in Dominican Republic, special mind in BANI and SAN CRISTOBAL, by the extensive work that has been done in the last 10 years.

It is currently one of the agents in Dominican Republic with dung signed and playing in organized baseball.

Among them have passed Erick aybar, willy aybar, among others.

Mherrera@iplbaseball.com