2018 Little League season is coming up, with leagues throughout Arizona opening registration in January. Follow www.tybaonline.com for updates on registration dates and locations for leagues in your area. This upcoming season will bring changes in bat requirements and age regulations. The following information will give you a brief rundown on things to be ready
January 13th, we will host the first ever Tucson Youth Baseball Open. This will be a FREE 3-day tournament over Martin Luther King weekend that will include teams from not only Tucson but across the country. The tournament will be a wood-bat tournament for the 12U division and will be held at Curtis Park, Columbus
The 2017 Tucson Youth Baseball Experience was a huge success. There were over 400 kids in attendance and close to 30 current and former Major League players, highlighted by Kenny Lofton and JJ Hardy. Arizona Diamondbacks fan squad were in attendance giving out giveaways. This video highlights what the experience is about.
In this article, Mike Bryant, the father of MVP Kris Bryant answers questions about his time coaching his son in Little League. He talks about the importance of coaching from a distance, allowing Kris develop at his own pace and how Little League is such an important level for kids to be a part of.
SHELLEY DUNCAN – INDIANS/YANKEES/RAYS – 2007-2013 CHRIS DUNCAN – ST LOUIS CARDINALS – 2005-2009 BRIAN ANDERSON – WHITE SOX/RED SOX – 2005-2009 JJ HARDY – BREWERS/TWINS/ORIOLES – 2005-2017 IAN KINSLER – RANGERS/TIGERS – 2006-2017 ROLLIE FINGERS – ATHLETICS/PADRES/BREWERS – 1968-1985 FERGUSON JENKINS – PHILLIES/CUBS/RANGERS/RED SOX – 1965-1983 KENNY LOFTON – ASTROS/INDIANS/BRAVES/YANKEES… – 1991-2007 MATT WILLIAMS
The 2018 Tucson Youth Baseball Experience will be Adam Kennedy’s 2nd appearance at the event. His 14 years of Major League experience, knowledge of hitting and infield will be excellent for kids of all ages to learn from Kennedy was drafted in the first round (twentieth overall) by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1997
FREE 12U TOURNAMENT SOUTHERN ARIZONA TEAMS PLAY IN OPEN QUALIFIER JAN 5-7, 2018 TUCSON YOUTH BASEBALL OPEN 13-15 SOLID ONE PIECE WOOD BAT MUST NOT TURN 13 BEFORE MAY 1ST, 2018 REGISTRATION IS AT KINOBASEBALL.COM CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS WINS ALL EXPENSE PAID TRIP TO PLAY IN THE MID-SUMMER CLASSIC IN BRANSON, MO JULY 7-12, 2018 (BALLPARKS