Miami Youth Baseball Association: Welcome

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Monday, November 6
2017 MYBA Fall Season

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2017 FALL SEASON PLAY-OFF SCHEDULE

Today's (Saturday - Dec 9th) Play-Off Rainouts have been rescheduled and are NOW POSTED

Age Division Scheduling, Play-Off Formats, and Tie Breaker Procedures are listed under "Play-Off Format" on the menu at left

Additional Information: Alex Delgado 305) 710-3405   E-Mail MYBA2006@Aol.Com

 


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USSSA New
Thursday, August 31
2017 MYBA Santa's Championship

USSSA - MYBA Santa's Championship   

December 13-17, 2017  

Sanctioned as a USSSA Qualifier Event!

6U/7U/8U Coach Pitch $300 (Plus Pay at the Plate Umpires)

OPEN & AAA Divisions 8U/9U/10U/11U/12U/13U/14U/   $325   (Plus Pay at the Plate Umpires)

UMPIRES FEES: 

6U/7U/8U Coach Pitch $25 Each -

8U Kid Pitch through 12U $35 Each

13U & 14U  $40 Each

Included in Team Fee 

*  Champion Rings (Each Player)

Runner-Up Rings (Each Player)

* Division MVP

* Game Baseballs 

Who's Coming?   

6U Coach Pitch - Latino, Line Drive, Marlins, Phenoms, King Sluggers

7U Coach Pitch - Latino, Line Drive, Team Sosa 305, Team Miami 7U

8U Coach Pitch - Latino, , Habana, Miami Stars, Phenoms 

8U Kid Pitch-  Hollywood Heat, Miami Tigers, Yankees, Team Miami 7/8 Prospects

9U -  Dream Team, Boston Sharks, Latino, Miami Stars, Stallions

10U-  Phenoms, Five Star 10U Silver, Gulf Coast Monarchs, Elite Squad 10U, King Sluggers, Margate Legacy, Red Sox,  Latinoamericana , Team Miami, Phenoms Lions, Havana

11U- Florida Devils, Kachi Ninjas, ESP Matrix, Miami Rebels, Latinoamericana, Florida Chargers, PLO Bulldogs 11U Red, MIami Prospects, Spartans, Davie Elite, Tamiami Marlins, Gotham Knights,  Team Caribe, Hollywood Heat, Bulldogs, 

12U- Vipers Baseball, Florida Ballers White, Gulf Coast Monarchs, Kachi Power, Miami Titans, PL Bulldogs (Red), Team Elite South, Mustang, King Squad, PPO Bengals, Miami Lakes Optimist, Team Kaos, Chibas Cubs,

13U- All Stars, Phenoms, Wolfpack Miami, South Floirda Wolfpack, Kachi Warriors,  SF Cyclones

14U-  Phenoms, Yankees, Metros 

AGE-CUT OFF: May 1st, 2018 Next Years Cut-off (Players age as of April 30th, 2018 is the players tournament age)

Limited to 8 Teams per age division

  • Three (3) Game Guarantee (Weather Permitting)
  • AGE-CUT OFF: May 1st, 2018

    TO REGISTER FOLLOW THESE THREE (3) EASY STEPS: .

    FIRST - Read our rules, format and register for the tournament.

    SECOND -  Complete your Roster with USSSA.Com

    Once you pay the annual team fee and fill in the information you will then be sent your Team ID and Password to use to log in and complete your Team Roster with USSSA.Com 

    E-mail the Tournament Director at MYBA2006@Aol.Com and advise that the on-lineTeam Roster process has been completed.

    LASTLY - Prepare your Team Book with 2017 MYBA USSSA Back To School Classic Tournament  Roster and copy of Birth Certificates (Team book will be returned after last game).

     

    TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION LINK

    Contact Alex Delgado 305) 710-3405 

    e-mail MYBA2006@AOL.Com


    Handout: 2017 USSSA Baseball Qualifier

    Tuesday, October 10
    Picture Day

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    MYBA Fall 2017 Picture Days- Schedueld for Saturday, October 21st and Saturday, October 28th at Grapeland Park

    Team and Individual Pictures will be taken throughout the day on Saturday, October 21st and 28th at Grapeland Park. The Photographer will be set-up in the Community Center.

    PARENTS:  Please complete the attached Picture Order Form below and submit it at the time of photo session (one hour prior to your scheduled game) with your check payment. 

    COACHES: Please ensure that your Team is ready for their TEAM PICTURE at the Community Center one hour prior to your Scheduled Game.

    Questions, issues or concerns, please call Sergio Camero the Photographer at 954) 709-7565 


    Handout: MYBA Fall 2017 Picture Day Form

    Tuesday, October 10
    Team Rosters & Player Registartions

    Coaches Reminder - Team and Player Registerations  

    REMINDER - All Team Rosters MUST be entered on the USSSA.Com website. Print and submit a copy of your Roster with copies of Birth Certificates at your first game.

    A completed and signed (on both sides) Parental Authorization and Release Form and a signed by both parents/guardians Parent/Guardian Code of Ethics Form for each Player MUST be submitted to the league prior to your first game. These may be downloaded from the "League Documents" section on the menu at left side of this page.

    All NEW COACHES - Must Complete the Background Check Application Form using the "On-Line" link on the menu at left - Additionally, plaese take a (Passport Style -Head Shot) photo (No Caps or Galsses), with a light color solid background - and e-mail it with your name and team name to MYBA2006@Aol.com 

    SCOREBOARDS AND PA VOLUNTEERS  Please submit the names of your team's Volunteers 

    ALL LEAGUE FEES ARE DUE AT YOUR FIRST GAME 

    Additional Information: Alex Delgado 305) 710-3405   E-Mail mailto:MYBA2006@Aol.Com



    Wednesday, June 7
    Miami Youth Baseball Association - Background Check and ID Card Policy and Procedures

    The MYBA requires mandatory Criminal Background Screening and Compulsory Use of ID Cards for all managers, coaches, instructors, umpires, staff, and volunteers. 

    Effective IMMEDIATELY  - NO ONE will be allowed in the Batting Cages, Dugouts, or Playing Fields without their ID CARDS hung on the outside of their shirts/tops. 

    PROCEDURES

    BACKGROUNDS CHECKS All candidates for the above mentioned positions must sign a Release Form for Criminal History and National Sex Offender Registry Search which gives the MYBA the right to check criminal history, national sex offender registry search, verify social security number, and address history search. This work is executed directly, through Protect Youth Sports, and the secure URL at which all candidates can execute their MYBA Background Check request.

    Note: Coaches that have an Approved Background that was submitted during the 2016 (Spring or Fall) and or 2017 Spring Season DO NOT need to have a new Backgruond for the 2017 Fall Season. 

    the URL to request and authorize YOUR background Check is:   https://opportunities.averity.com/MiamiYBA

    No other personal information (e.g. work history, financial, credit, etc.) is checked or researched. The company executing the Background Checks has agreed to such terms contractually, and confirms such annually.

    The company never forwards and individual's information to the league where no issues are discovered. In the event that negative information surfaces, the MYBA Screening Committee will review the information to determine the individuals eligibility to participate in the candidates applied for capacity with MYBA.

    All information is strictly confidential and will not be made public under any circumstances.

    COMPULSORY USE OF ID CARDS All candidates for the above mentioned positions must have their picture taken by the league in order to have an Official MYBA ID Card printed.  Pictures will be taken at Brothers to the Rescue Park on MYBA Game Days/Nights.

    All managers, coaches, instructors, umpires, staff, and volunteers MUST Wear their ID Cards while at the Parks, in the batting cages, dugouts, and playing fields.

    ID CARDS will not be issued without the completion of an approved Background Check 

    NO ONE will be allowed in the Batting Cages, Dugouts, or Playing Fields without their ID CARDS hung on the outside of their shirts/tops. 

    Lost of misplaced ID CARDS will be replaced at a Cost of $15 

    If a team does not have an eleigible/approved coach for a scheduled game, the game will be FORFEITED!



    Tuesday, September 26
    MYBA 2017 Fall Season Opener Weekend

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    City of Miami Commissioner Gort

    City of Miami Commissioner Willy Gort Throws First Pitch to officially start the MYBA 2017 Fall Season:

    We want to give a SPECIAL THANK YOU to Commissioner Willy Gort who has always provided his support to the youth of our community and particularly to the  Miami Youth Baseball Association.

    Commissioner Gort joined us on Saturday, September 23rd at the Carlos "Patato" Pascual Baseball Complex at Grapeland Park and threw out the first pitch. 

     



    Thursday, August 31
    14U Division BAT RULE

    MYBA 2017 FALL SEASON - 14U BAT RULE

    The 14U Division of our FALL 2017 Season will be required to use only -3 BBCOR Bats High School Rule



    Choboni
    Tuesday, May 9
    CHOBANI

    Thank you to CHOBANI for their support during the Spring 2017 Season

    Thursday, August 31
    2017 MYBA - USSSA THANKSGIVING Classic

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    Wednesday, June 7
    USSSA - MYBA THANKSGIVING CLASSIC 

    November 15-19, 2017  

    Sanctioned as a USSSA Qualifier Event! 

    6U/7U/8U Coach Pitch $300 (Plus Pay at the Plate Umpires)

    OPEN & AAA Divisions 8U/9U/10U/11U/12U/13U/14U/   $325   (Plus Pay at the Plate Umpires)

    UMPIRES FEES: 

    6U/7U/8U Coach Pitch $25 Each -

    8U Kid Pitch through 12U $35 Each

    13U & 14U  $40 Each

    Included in Team Fee 

    *  Champion Rings (Each Player)

    Runner-Up Rings (Each Player)

    * Division MVP

    * Game Baseballs 

    Who's Coming?   

    6U Coach Pitch -

    7U Coach Pitch -

    8U Coach Pitch -

    8U Kid Pitch-

    9U - 

    10U- 

    11U-

    12U-

    13U-

    14U-

     

    AGE-CUT OFF: May 1st, 2018 Next Years Cut-off (Players age as of April 30th, 2018 is the players tournament age)

    Limited to 8 Teams per age division

  • Three (3) Game Guarantee (Weather Permitting)
  • AGE-CUT OFF: May 1st, 2018

    TO REGISTER FOLLOW THESE THREE (3) EASY STEPS: .

    FIRST - Read our rules, format and register for the tournament.

    SECOND -  Complete your Roster with USSSA.Com

    Once you pay the annual team fee and fill in the information you will then be sent your Team ID and Password to use to log in and complete your Team Roster with USSSA.Com 

    E-mail the Tournament Director at MYBA2006@Aol.Com and advise that the on-lineTeam Roster process has been completed.

    LASTLY - Prepare your Team Book with 2017 MYBA USSSA Back To School Classic Tournament  Roster and copy of Birth Certificates (Team book will be returned after last game).

    TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION LINK

    Contact Alex Delgado 305) 710-3405 

    e-mail MYBA2006@AOL.Com



    Thursday, August 31
    MYBA Playing Rules and Regulations (Revised 9-19-17)

    The Official Playing Rules and Regulations for the MIAMI YOUTH BASEBALL ASSOCIATION

    To view and upload the MYBA Rules and Regulations "Click" on the HANDOUT below. 

    Revised 8-31-17  To Include 14U Division Bat Rule: Wood and metal bats may be used  The 14U Division is limited to the use of BBCOR Bats only. All other rules on bats are the same as in the Official USSSA Rules.

    Revised 9-19-17  To Include 16U Division Inning Over Rule:  In the 6U Coach Pitch Division the inning is over once a team gets three (3) or the offense scores seven (7) runs. This is for all innings played. You then will start the next inning from where you left off in the batting order


    Handout: MIAMI YOUTH BASEBALL ASSOCIATION: Rules & Regulations

    Wednesday, June 7
    MYBA FALL Team Calendar and Registration Form

    MYBA FALL TEAM CALENDAR & REGISTATION FORM:

    Each TEAM MUST complete the FALL CALENDAR and TEAM REGISTRATION FORM. The Forms along with payment of League Fees MUST submitted Prior to August 8, 2017.

    Teams may block off up to a maximum of Ten (10) CAN NOT PLAY dates, with a maximum of Three (3) Saturdays blocked off. No dates may be blocked off for the Play-Off period of  Nov 27 - Dec 17, 2017. Regular Season games Will be scheduled two (2) Sundays a month. However, other Sundays Will be reserved for Rain Make-Up Dates. NO GAMES will be rescheduled (Only Rainouts). If a Team can not play as scheduled the game will be a FORFEIT.


    Handout: 2017 MYBA FALL League Registration Form & Calendar

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    Wednesday, June 7
    MYBA OFFICIAL Team Roster, Player Registration, Coaches Registration and Player Add-Drop Forms

    MYBA LEAGUE FORMS, RULES & REGULATIONS, PLAYERS & COACHES FORMS, AND OTHER DOCUMENTS:

    ALL FORMS AND DOCUMENTS MAY BE VIEWED AND DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEB-SITE.

    Click on "League Documents" on the left menu and the select and clik on the desired Handout or click on the "Handout" at the bottom of each section for the desirted forms..

    MYBA Official Team Roster - Player Registration and Add/Drop Form:

    The MYBA Official Team Roster Form MUST be completed with all information for each player (Player's Full Name, Date of Birth, Address, Parental/Guardian Authorization Siganature, and School Attended). Additionally, copies of each player's BIRTH CERTIFICATE & PARENTAL PARTICIPATION AUTHORIZATION FORM MUST be attached to the Roster Form.

    The COMPLETE package MUST be turned in to the LEAGUE COMMISSIONER prior to the teams first scheduled game.

    Players may not be added to the Roster after October 8, 2017 . The MYBA Player Add/Drop Form w/ copies of Birth Certificates and Parental Participation Authorization Form  for each player added MUST be submitted prior to the player elegibility approval.

    NOTE: Once a player plays in one league game with a team/organization, he may not quit and play with another team/organization in the same age group.
     


    Handout: MYBA Team Roster Player Registration Player Add/Drop Forms

    Wednesday, August 1
    MYBA Parks and Locations with Directions

    MYBA Participating Parks and Locations with Directions
    For locations, address and directions to all playing facilities click on "Locations" on the menu at left. Scroll and select the park/field of choice. From here you can link to YAHOO.MAPIT by clicking on the "Compass Icon" next to the park address.


    Saturday, May 20
    6U Coach Pitch - 2017 Spring Championship

    Latinoamericana Blue captures the 2017 MYBA Spring 6U Champ[ionship after defeating Team Miami 14 X 2 - Congratulation to all the teams for another great season of outstanding baseball, packed with a ton of fun.

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    Latino Blue and Team Miami

    Thursday, May 18
    8U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    Latinoamericana Blue defeats Havana 1-0 in another great Championship Game with oustanding defense

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    Latino Blue and Havana

    Thursday, May 18
    8U AAA - 2017 Spring Championships

    Miami Stars come back from a 8-2 defecit to defeat Latino White 9-8 and takes the 8U Coach Pitch AAAA Crown

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    Miami Stars and Latino White

    Wednesday, May 24
    9U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    The SF Contenders continue to show they are one of the top 9U teams in Florida.  They defeated the Pirates 4 X 3 to take the MYBA 2017 Spring 9U Majors  Championship.  Congratulations to all

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    SF Contenders and Pirates

    Wednesday, May 24
    9U AAA - 2017 Spring Championships

    The Miaim Tigers upsets the Phenoms 8 - 2 and wins the 9U AAA Division 2017 MYBA Spring Championship

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    Miami Tigers and Phenoms

    Thursday, May 18
    9-10 AAA - 2017 Spring Championships

    Internbational defeats  Miami Fearless 9-1 for the 9-10 AAA 2017 Spring League Championship

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    International and Miami Feraless

    Thursday, May 18
    10U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    Team Miami 9U plays up and shows they can play with the best - defeating the Gotham Knights 8-3 in the Championship Game of the 2017 MYBA Spring League

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    Team Miami 9U and Gotham Knights

    Thursday, May 18
    11U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    The Miami Phenoms upsets the Floroida Bomber 10-0 in the finals of the 2017 MYBA Spring League play-offs.

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    Miami Phenoms and Florida Bombers

    Wednesday, May 24
    12U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    The top two teams battled it out for the 2017 MYBA Spring Championship - The All Stars defeated Line Drive to take the crown

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    All Stars and Line Drive

    Thursday, May 18
    11-12 AAA 2017 Spring Championships

    The Phantoms continued their dominance of the Doral Thunder defeating them 10-0 for the league CHAMPIONSHIP. The Phantoms defeated the talented Doral team all three meetings this season.

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    Phantoms and Doral Thunder

    Thursday, May 18
    13U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    The Metros defeated the Explorers 5-0 in the Championship Game

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    Metros and Explorers

    Thursday, May 18
    14U Majors - 2017 Spring Championships

    The SF Contenders demonstrated that hardwork pays off. After a slow start they continued to play as a team and improved all around winning the 2017 MYBA Spring League Championship defeating the Metropolitans 7-0

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    SF Contenders

    Delgado Family with Mayor
    Saturday, February 5
    MYBA Baseball Commissioner Alex Delgado and his beautiful family with City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado.

    Mayor Tomas Regalado First Pitch
    Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and Commissioner Willy Gort throwing FIRST PITCH
    Saturday, February 5
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    Mayor Regalado, Commissioner Gort with Alex Delgado & Ulpiano Puente of the MYBA

    Opening Day for the Miami Youth Baseball Association

    Opening Day was a success with a total of 28 games played. The MYBA had the honor of the City of Miami Mayor - Tomas Regalado, and City Commission Chairman Willy Gort throwing out the First Pitch. This season we have 81 teams and over 1,100 kids playing Americas' past-time.

    We would like to thank all the parents for their dedication, and a special thanks to the Mayor and City of Miami Commission for their continued support of our programs. It takes a true team effort in order to put together the best program possible for our kids.

    May the best teams win!

     



    Saturday, April 14
    Official Major League Baseball Rules - ( Web link click Here )

    Official Major League Rules.
    You can also link to Official Web-sites of Major League Teams and other baseball general information.


    Monday, August 20
    The NEW Grapeland Park Sports Complex is INAUGURATED

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    City of Miami Commissioner Angel Gonzalez throws out the first pitch to Inaugurate the NEW Grapeland Park Sports Complex on Saturday, August 18th, 2007        We want to thank Commissioner Gonzalez for giving the youth of our community first class recreational facilities such as those now at Grapeland Park.

    At left is Commissioner Gonzalez throwing out the first pitch.

    Pictured below is Commissioner Gonzalez with some of the players representing the numerous teams the will be participating in the 2007 Fall MYBA Season



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    Wednesday, May 4
    Miami Dade Commissioner Carlos Gimenez - Throws Out the First Pitch

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    Miami-Dade Commissioner Carlos Gimenez throwing the first pitch

    Miami-Dade County Commissioner and former City Manager of the City of Miami, CARLOS GIMENEZ, threw out the first pitch this past Saturday, April 30th at the Grapeland Park Sports Complex. Commissioner Gimenez was instrumental as City Manager of the City of Miami in getting the bonds on the ballot, and approved by our residents, in order for us to be able to today enjoy the great recreation and sports complex at Grapeland Park. The complex includes the Water Park, Golf Course Clubhouse, Baseball Complex, and Community Center.

    In addition to being a strong supporter of the Miami Youth Baseball Association, Carlos has always been an advocate of recreation and sports, and the role they play in the development of our future leaders (our youth).

    The MYBA wishes Commissioner Gimenez the best in the upcoming Miami-Dade County Mayoral election on Tuesday, May 24th.



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    Commissioner Gimenez enjoying himself at the MYBA ball park