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Saturday, September 29
2018 FALL SEASON

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MYBA 2018 FAL SEASON

COACHES BACKGROUNDS AND ID'S

NOTICE - EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY- No one without an ID Badge and completed/approved Background will be allowed in the Battiong Cages, dugouts or on the fields.  It is your responsibility to Comply, and wear your ID on the outside (visible) of your shirt.

SCHEDULES and PLAY-OFF FORMATS 

Schedules are now Posted - First half for the 8U, 10U, and 12U Divisions (We will then split these divisions for the 2nd half. The entire Season for the 9U, 9/10 AAA, 11U, 11/12 AAA, 13U, and 14U Divisions.

Play-Off Formats are Posted Below 

Coaches: Please complete your ROSTER FORM and email it to MYBA2006@Aol.Com

 

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


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Friday, October 12
2018 FALL MYBA Team Rosters

2018 MYBA FALL LEAGUE Team Rosters 

Team Rosters for the 2018 MYBA Fall League are now posted. To view your roster, click on "Team Rosters Fall 2018" on the menue at left. Then click on the "Handout" for your Division.

Please note that the Rosters are on in an Excel Format



Saturday, September 29
MYBA 2018 FALL Play-Off and Divisional Formats

2018 MYBA FALL LEAGUE PLAY-OFF FORMATS: 

Coaches please note and plan accordingly!

TIE BREAKERS: 1st Tie Breaker is Head-to-Head games. 2nd Tie Breaker is run differential in Head-to-Head games (No max per game). 3rd Tie Breaker is runs allowed in Head-to-Head games. 4th Tie Breaker is runs allowed in games vs common opponents. 5th Tie Breaker is Runs scored in games vs common opponents. 6th Tie Breaker flip of coin. Note:  A tie game is ½ win and ½ loss, and will be reflected as such in calculating a teams winning percentage.

SEEDING:  Teams will be seeded based on their record using the above tie breaker system. If teams have not played the same number of games (as of the date of record) we will use winning percentage in order to seed teams.

RAIN-OUTS: We will reschedule games as soon as they are rained out. We reserve the right to establish a cut-off date for the rescheduling of games should it become necessary towards the end of the regular season. 

Best of Three Championship Finals: In all Best of Three Championship Finals the first two games will be played with a Time Limit - The if Necessary 3rd Game will NOT have a Time Limit.

8U DIVISION 

Ten (10) teams - Each plays one (1) round of games (9 Games)  

We will then split the Division (Based on Standings as of Saturday, October 13th, 2018) into a Majors Division and AAA Division - Teams will then play additional games within their Divisions. We will then Seed teams into their respective Divisional Play-Offs

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFSFormat TBD

AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFSFormat TBD  

9U DIVISION  

Six (6) teams - Each Team will paly three (3) Round of Games (15 Games) and will then Seed Teams into the Play-Offs 

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFS

QF1  #3 Seed vs #6 Seed    QF2  #4 Seed vs #5 Seed

SF1 #1 Seed vs Winner QF2 4/5   SF2  #2 Seed vs Winner QF1 3/6 

Championship Game

10U MAJORS DIVISION  

Twelve (12) teams - Each plays one (1) rounds of games (11 Games) 

We will then split the Division (Based on Standings as of Saturday, October 13th, 2018)  into a Majors and AAA Divisions- They will then play additional games within their Division. We will then Seed teams into their respective Divisional Play-Offs

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFSFormat TBD

AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFSFormat TBD 

9/10 AAA DIVISION  

Seven (7) teams - Each plays three (3) rounds of games - 18 League Games 

Teams will then be seeded for the play-offs 

9-10 AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFS

QF1 #4 Seed vs #5 Seed  QF2  #2 Seed vs #7 Seed  QF3  #3 Seed vs #6 Seed  

SF1 #1 Seed vs Winner 4/5    SF2  Winner 2/7 vs Winner 3/6

Championship Game

11U MAJORS DIVISION 

Tenety (20) teams - Each plays one (1) round of games (19 Games)  

We will then split the Division into either two (2) or three (3) Divisions, and will then Seed Teams into their respective (Majors, AAA, and maybe AA) Play-Offs 

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -  Format TBD 

AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -    Format TBD

and maybe also a  AA DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -  Format TBD 

12U MAJORS DIVISION -

Thirteen (13) Teams - Each team plays one (1) rounds of games - (12 Games)

We will then split the Division (Based on Standings as of Saturday, October 13th, 2018)  into a Majors and AAA Divisions- They will then play additional games within their Division. We will then Seed Teams into the respective Divisional Play-Offs  

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -  Format TBD 

AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFS - Format TBD  

11/12 AAA DIVISION   

Six (6) teams - Each Team will paly three (3) Round of Games (15 Games) and will then Seed Teams into the Play-Offs  

AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -   

QF1  #3 Seed vs #6 Seed    QF2  #4 Seed vs #5 Seed

SF1 #1 Seed vs Winner QF2 4/5   SF2  #2 Seed vs Winner QF1 3/6 

Championship Game 

13U MAJORS DIVISION- 

Nine (9) teams - Each Team will paly two (2) Round of Games (16 Games) 

We will then Split the Division into a Majors and AAA Division for the Play-Offs Team will the be Seeded into their respective Division (Majors or AAA) for the Play-Offs 

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -  Format TBD 

AAA DIVISION PLAY-OFFS -    Format TBD

14U MAJORS DIVISION-    

Five (5) teams - Each Team will paly four (4) Round of Games (16 Games) and will then Seed Teams into the Play-Offs 

MAJORS DIVISION PLAY-OFFS

Play-In Game #4 Seed vs #5 Seed

SF1 #1 Seed vs Winner 4/5   SF2  #2 Seed vs #3 Seed 

Championship Game



Tuesday, June 12
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 2018 Spring Season You DO NOT need to have a new Backgruond for the 2018 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 Photo for MYBA Coaches ID: Upon completion of your Background Application - Coaches MUST provide a "Passport Style" photo (No caps or sunglasses) - This would be a shoulder level head shot picture.  The photo can be taken utilizing a cell phone and emailing the photo to  MYBA2006@Aol.Com  - Please ensure that the Team Name and Coaches Name is on the email.

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!



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Friday, October 12
2018 MYBA - USSSA THANKSGIVING Classic

USSSA - MYBA THANKSGIVING CLASSIC   

November 14-18, 2018  

 

Click on Schedule Link below 

 

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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 $340  (Plus Pay at the Plate Umpires)

13U/14U/   $340   (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?  Updated  - October 12th 

6U Coach Pitch- Miami Bison, Futures, Latinoamericana, DReam Team, LIne Drive

7U Coach Pitch -  Sharks, Phenoms,  Powerhouse, Line Drive, Lil Ballers

8U Coach Pitch -  Blue Print, Latinoamericana, Coral Reef Rangers, Phenoms, Miramar Cane Elite,

8U Kid Pitch-  Team Sosa, STC, Team Miami, Line DRive, Miami Pirates 

9U -  Hollywood Heat, Pl Bulldogs, Miami Lions, Latinoamericana, Line Drive, Havana

10U-  CA Sharks, Canes United, Elite Squad Prime, MIami Cubs, MIami TIgers

11U-  Doral Tigers, Havana, Industriales, Knights Baseball, Phenoms (Recio), Phenoms Prime, Miami Outlaws, Miami Warriors (Ivani), Las Balas

12U-  Florida Devils, Hardball, Metropolis Red Capes, Miami Phenoms, Miami Prospects, Miami Rebels, PLO Bulldogs, STC, Rippers

13U- King Squad, Team Clutch, Phantoms

14U-  All Stars, Elite Squad, Miami Riptide, STC Blue, STC Red, Capitolio Cubs

 

AGE-CUT OFF: May 1st, 2019 Next Years Cut-off (Players age as of April 30th, 2019 is the players tournament age)

Limited to 8 Teams per age division

  • Three (3) Game Guarantee (Weather Permitting)
  • AGE-CUT OFF: May 1st, 2019

    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 2018 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: 2018 USSSA Baseball Qualifier

    Monday, August 13
    2018 MYBA Fall - On-line Player Registration (Click here for link)

    2018 MYBA Fall Season-Individual Player On-Line Registration

    Begin the process - Click on any of the links - the left menu (Online Player Registration)or Click on the title above 

    This Registration includes all the required documents for the 2018 MYBA Fall Season 

    IMPORTANT !!!!!!!  Upon finishing the online registration, the parent MUST click on “View and Print Waivers”  Tab that appears in BLUE on the Confirmation page - PRINT the form and turn it in to your team manager/coach.

    Managers/Coaches MUST submit these to the league with your Team Roster.

    Any parent or coach falsifying a child’s age will cause the team to be eliminated from the league and the child will be banned from ALL MYBA LEAGUES & TOURNAMENTS.

    These registrations must be completed by your first game.



    Saturday, September 1
    MYBA Playing Rules and Regulations (Revised September 1, 2018)

    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.   

     



    Handout: MIAMI YOUTH BASEBALL ASSOCIATION: Rules & Regulations

    Blazing Ball
    Saturday, September 1
    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 8th, 2018 . 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

    2018 Spring 6U Championship
    6U Line Drive vs Powerhouse
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 6U Championship

    Line Drive defeated Powerhouse 7-6 by scoring three runs in the last inning to earn their back to back MYBA League Championship.



    8U AAA  Bulldogs vs Latino White
    8U AAA Bulldogs vs Latino White
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 8U AAA Championship

    The Bulldogs defeated Latino White 14-11 in taking the 8U AAA Crown

    8U Majors  Latino Blue vs Line Drive 7U
    8U Majors Latino Blue vs Line Drive 7U
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 8U Majors Championships

    The Latino Blue squad took the League Championship by defeating Line Drive 7U in two straight in the Best-of-Three Finals - by scores of 10-0 and 6-1

    9U AAA Latino Blue vs Miami Stars
    9U AAA Latino Blue vs Miami Stars
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 9U AAA Championship

    Latino 9U beats Miami Stars 14-6 and wins the 9U AAA Spring Championship

    9U Majors  Outlaws vs Miami Tigers
    9U Majors Outlaws vs Miami Tigers
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 9U Majors Championship

    The Outlaws win two in a row of the Best-of-Thrre Finals against Miami Tigers and takes the Crown of the MYBA Spring League - Scores 10-0 and 3-1

    9-10 AAA Miami Warriors vs Team Miami
    9-10 AAA Miami Warriors vs Team Miami Minors
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 9-10 AAAA Championship

    Miami Warriors edge out Team Miami Minors 6-5 in a nail biter Finals.

    10U AAA Chibas Cubs vs Havana
    10U AAA Chibas Cubs vs Havana
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 10U AAA Championship

    Chibas Cubs wins its first League Championship by beating Havana 10-4

    10U Majors Elite Squad vs SF Contenders
    10U Majors Elite Squad vs SF Contenders
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 10U Majors Championships

    The Elite Squad continued its dominance of the 10U Division in taking the league championship title by defeating SF Contenders 10-1 and 7-1 in two straight games in the Best-of-Three Finals.

    11U Majors  I AM BB vs Metropolis RC
    11U Majors I AM Baseball vs Metropolis Red Capes
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 11U Majors Championships

    One of the best Championship Finals ever - I AM Baseball edges out Metropolis Red Capes 2 games to 1 in the Best-of-Three Finals: All games were decided by one run - with game 1 going extra innings.  Game 1 I AM Baseball edged Metropolis Red Capes 7-6  Game 2 - Metropolis Red Capes defeated  I AM Baseball 6-5 and in Game 3 I AM Baseball scored the winning run in the bottom of the 6th with 2 Outs to win the Championship 11-10

    11U AAA  Kachi Ninjas vs Blue Devils
    11U AAA Kachi Ninjas vs Blue Devils
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 11U AAA Championship

    Kachi Ninjas outlasts the Blue Devils 9-7 in the 11U AAA Finals

    11U AAA Mater Lakes Bears
    11-12 AAA Mater Lakes Bears
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 11-12 AAAA Championship

    The Mater Lakes Bears defeats Phantoms in another close finals 6-5

    12U Majors  Miami Titans vs Team Miami
    12U Majors Miami Titans vs Team Miami
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 12U Majors Championships

    Another Best-of -Three finals that was decided in the rubber match game 3 - Miami Titans defeated Team Miami by taking Game 1  4-1 and Game 3  14-5  Team Miami won Game 2 10-6



    13U AAA Doral Thunder vs Impact Baseball
    13U AAA Doral Thunder vs Impact Baseball
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 13U AAA Championship

    Doral Thunder wins the 13U AAA Championship beating Impact Baseball 10-7

    13U Majors All Stars vs Top Gun
    13U Majors All Stars vs Top Gun
    Sunday, May 27
    2018 Spring 13U Majors Championships

    The All Stars continued its dominance in the MYBA by capturing its fourth straight League Championship - However, it took a Game 3 to decide the Champions. Top Gun showed it could stand up to the All Stars squad by taking Game 14-8  The All Stars game back without outstanding pitching in Game 2 to win 4-1 The All Stars prevailed in the final Game 3 14-8

    Dicks Sporting Goods
    Sunday, February 25
    The Miami Youth Baseball Association would like to thank DICK'S SPORTING GOODS for their continued support to the youth of our community.

    Thursday, February 1
    2018 MYBA Spring Season - Opening Ceremonies

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    The 2018 MYBA Spring Season kicked off today with Opening Ceremonies

    The 2018 MYBA Spring Season got off to great start with some exciting baseball. This season the MYBA will play host to a USSSA Super NIT March 1-4, 2018.  Once again the league is affiliated with USSSA Baseball. 

    Click below icon for Video  


    preview Opening Ceremonies

    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.


    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