T-Ball/Pop Up Programs

The t-ball and coach pitch programs are designed to teach the fundamentals of baseball and softball to girls and boys.  The program emphasizes individual growth, cooperation, fair play as opposed to competition, and most importantly fun.  All games are played as controlled scrimmages – NO SCORES ARE KEPT.  In order to provide a positive learning experience we use a ball designed for safety as well at the same time developing confidence and skills.

All leagues will play a 10 game schedule. Age restrictions are based upon social skills and appropriate age groupings as opposed to athletic skills. 

T-Ball - with Lil' Sluggers

Our new format working with Lil' Sluggers will provide a coach from the Lil' Sluggers program each week. Teams will begin each week with 20-25mn skill development/practice session followed by 40-45mn of game play all led by a Lil' Sluggers coach.

Each team will still need a parent volunteer to help direct/coach the teams.

Our goal is to help improve the skills of the young participants and taking some pressure off of our parent volunteer coaches.


 Offered to girls and boys ages 4 to 7 (must be 4 yrs by June 1, no exceptions).  All games are played on Sunday evenings at various Maplewood parks. Game times are 6:15 pm or 7:30 pm. Kids will always hit from a bating tee.

Details


Day: Sundays
Dates: June 11 - August 20 NO GAMES: July 2
Time: 6:15pm or 7:30pm
Rates: $60


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Pop Up

 
WE HAVE JOINED WHITE BEAR LAKE'S LEAGUE AND GAME DATES HAVE CHANGED. WE WILL PLAY TUESDAY AND THURSDAYS STARTING JUNE 1.

Offered to boys ages 7 and 8 (must be 7 by September 1) with at least 1 previous year of t-ball experience. Games are played at 6:30pm on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at various Maplewood and White Bear Lake parks. Coaches pitch to players.

Details

 
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Dates: Games start June 1. Season lasts 5 weeks or 10 games.
Time: 6:30pm
Rates: $60



Three Ways to Register


  • Online Registration - Register for our programs, it's fast and easy.
  • Call customer service at 651-249-2111
  • In person at Maplewood Parks & Rec (8am-4:30pm): 1902 County Rd B East