Q. When does the season start?
A. Practices begin the first week of April. Games begin after Mother's Day.
Q. What days are games on?
A. Games are typically played Monday through Thursday but there could be a few games played on Friday's. Opening Day will be held on a Saturday and consists of a three inning scrimmage and team pictures.
Q. What time are games played?
A. Most games will take place at 6:00pm. Most coaches will want their players to arrive to the field before game time to properly warm up. There will be a few night games played throughout the season and these games begin at 8:15.
Q. Where are games played?
A. Midget games will only be played at the Madison Heights Baseball Complex behind John Page Middle School(On Edward, North of 12 Mile Rd). The complex has 5 baseball diamonds and a concession stand with restrooms. Peewee and Farm will play games at the Complex, Rosie's Park(2 diamonds, concession stand and restrooms)On Farnum, North of 11 mile) and in Clawson, Mustang and Pony will play games at Rosie's Park, Clawson, Centerline, and in Roseville.
Q. When will I find out what team my son/daughter is on?
A. The league draft should happen in mid March and the players will be contacted by their coaches shortly after.
Q. How are teams determined?
A. In the midget division, teams are divided up by school and by age to make sure that every team has an equal number of each age group. Peewee and above is determined by a blind draft. Each team will be redrafted every season and each team will draft pitchers and catchers first and then those who did neither will be in the general pool. This allows every team to have a similar number of pitchers and catchers.
Q. How do I sign up to coach?
A. If you are interested in coaching the first thing you need to do is sign up for a league membership. You can sign up online and submit to a background check. The membership is $2 and you will be given a membership number. Coaches that coached last season will return to their previous team. Coaches moving up will need to qualify for a team. New team openings will be filled first by the coaches with the lowest membership number.
Q. What do I get for my registration fee?
A. Every player will receive a hat, jersey, pants and socks. The rest of your registration money is then put towards umpires, balls, trophies, liability insurances, equipment, field and building maintenance.
Q. Sponsorship Opportunities?
A. If you are interested in sponsoring a team or purchasing a sign for the outfield fences then please contact the league for more information. firstname.lastname@example.org