MLB Pitch Hit & Run - Roosevelt Island Local Competition
July 11, 2021
Registration Required, at this link;
Pitch Hit & Run Participant Information--Read This
Kids must be pre-registered in order for their scores to be counted in the overall competition. Use the link above to register, by creating an account on mlb. Kids scores will only be compared between kids of the same age group, see AGE VERIFICATION CHART below. Awards will be given to the appropriate leaders in each age group.
Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run is intended to encourage youth participation and emphasize the FUN element of baseball/softball. Since there is NO registration fee, everyone has the opportunity to participate.
Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run tests three of the most fundamental aspects of baseball/softball -- pitching, hitting and running.
PITCH: Participant is tested throwing strikes to a designated Strike Zone target.
HIT: Participant hits a ball off a stationary tee for distance and accuracy.
RUN: Participant is timed, starting from second base, touching third then touching home plate.
All of the events are individually scored and converted to a total point score through the use of conversion tables.
Participants will compete in each of the three components of Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run and accumulate a total score based on his/her performance.
LEVELS OF COMPETITION
Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run is a national grassroots program that has three levels of competition -- Local, Team Championship and National Finals.
The first level is of a LOCAL scope. Everyone must participate in a local competition in order to advance to the higher levels. Champions at the local level become eligible to advance to the TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS, which are held during the same week in all League Baseball markets. The culmination occurs at the NATIONAL FINALS held during the 2021 World Series.
All participants must provide a copy of a valid birth document for age verification at all levels of competition.
In the event of threatening weather conditions, cancellations and rescheduling will be determined by the hosting organization at the competition site.
Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run endorses proper conduct and good sportsmanship.
Major League Baseball, LEJ Sports Group and state coordinators and organizers of Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run competition reserve the right to make rulings and recommendations regarding the competition events determined to be in the best interest of the program. All rulings and recommendations are final.
Participation in the Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run competition authorizes Major League Baseball and LEJ Sports Group to use participant's name, likeness and other personal rights for promotional use without compensation.
AGE VERIFICATION CHART--AGE IS DETERMINED AS OF JULY 17, 2021
Age 7/8: Born July 18, 2012 to July 17, 2014
Age 9/10: Born July 18, 2010 to July 17, 2012
Age 11/12: Born July 18, 2008 to July 17, 2010
Age 13/14: Born July 18, 2006 to July 17, 2008