AREA YOUTH TO COMPETE IN
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL®
PITCH, HIT & RUN™ PRESENTED BY SCOTTS ®
The City of Pittsfield Recreation Program has teamed up with the Donald Gleason North Little League to host a free Major League Baseball® Pitch, Hit & Run™ Competition for area youth.
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013
9:00 – 11:00 a.m. for 7/8 year olds
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. for the 9/10 year olds
2:00 - 5:00 p.m. for the 11/12 year olds
Location: North Little League Field on Springside Ave.
Pitch, Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball®. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete; free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball skills.
Boys are divided into three age divisions: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12 and have the chance to advance through four levels of competition, including Team Championships at Major League ballparks and the National Finals at the 2013 MLB™ All-Star Game®.
The individual Pitching, Hitting and Running Champions, along with the All-Around Champion in each age and gender group at the Local Competition will be awarded and advance to the Sectional Level of Competition.
All participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and have their parent or guardian fill out a registration/waiver form prior to the start of the competition. For questions concerning the competition, please contact Pittsfield’s Recreation Activities Coordinator, Rebecca Tefft at 413-499-9370.