The league was established in 1958 as an organization formed to provide a program for the youth of the Pleasant Hill area in cooperation with the Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park District, the Mt. Diablo Unified School District and Diablo Valley College.
Emeritus recognition is an honor granted to an individual by an organization/institution in recognition of the service and contributions made by the individual during the honoree’s tenure with the organization/institution that enhanced, improved, and advanced the organization’s mission and goals.
PHBA Chief Emeritus
The Umpire Leadership Team may grant Chief Emeritus status to a retiring or departing Chief Umpire. The Umpire Leadership Team seeks to recognize, honor, and support the experience, ability, capacity, and motivation of the departed Chief who wish to make a continuing contribution to their umpiring disciplines and PHBA.