Opening Day Details!

– Drop off begins at 7:00am – Players should be in full game gear (shirts, visors/hats, etc.). Plastic cleats or athletic shoes only. – Teams will start staging at Sequoia Middle School (265 Boyd Road) – Donuts, hot chocolate, coffee, and water will be for sale ($1 each) in the staging area. Don’t forget to…

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Missing a Coach Clinic?

Are you still missing a Coach Clinic to meet your badge requirements? Fear not! You can attend an Umpire Classroom Clinic to fulfill your coaching requirement. The goal is not to make you an umpire. However, these clinics give you an invaluable glimpse on the umpire training course and the rigors of umpiring within the…

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Field Prep Openings are Abundant!

PHBA is seeking efficient, detail-oriented parents that still love playing with an Etch A Sketch and chalk. Field Prep is your calling and THIS is your chance! Too often, Field Prep is overlooked by many potential volunteers. This simple, yet exhilarating task takes 10 minutes to complete with training, and it’s an important part of…

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Scrimmages with Umpires

Get your teams ready by scheduling a friendly scrimmage with bonafide umpires. Remember, scrimmages are now allowed within the state guidelines. It’s a great way to get the kids ready for the season by doing away with the 1st game jitters before Opening Day. The umpires need to dust off the armor and brush out…

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Poker Night (Mar 25)

Friday, March 25 Join us for our annual poker tournament sponsored and hosted by Back Forty Texas BBQ. This year’s event will be held in the upstairs lounge at Back Forty in Pleasant Hill. Your entry fee of $75 will include initial buy-in, heave appetizers and 2 drink ticket good for a beer, wine or…

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The 2022 Season is STARTING!

The first week of practice is scheduled to start Saturday, Jan 29, so get “your” gear ready! You will hear from your team managers this week with all the details regarding the first team meeting and practice schedules. The League got off to slightly late start due to a technical glitch with the system, so…

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COVID-19 Safety

PHBA is continuing to monitor the situation with COVID-19. Our number one priority is the safety of our players and community. As such, we will develop safety guidelines for the 2022 season in adherence with state and county guidelines regarding outdoor activities. To date, we are not aware of any new restrictions that would impact…

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ALERT: Roster / Rules Night Dates Posted! (Week of 24th)

Roster & Rules nights have been combined into one event based on your division. January 24-27 Monday 6:00 PM Baseball Instructional 4 7:00 PM Baseball Pioneer 8:00 PM Baseball Intermediate 7 Tuesday 6:00 PM Softball American 7:00 PM Baseball National 8:00 PM Baseball Western Wednesday 6:00 PM Baseball Instructional 5-6 7:00 PM Softball National 8:00…

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National and Western Catchers Clinic (05FEB 12-1400)

When: Saturday, 05FEB Time: 1200-1400 (12-2PM) Where: PHBA Sports Complex PO1 This clinic is for players who will be catchers for baseball and softball in National and Western.  Experienced players as well as new players wanting to learn to catch are welcome at this clinic.  Players will be taught the proper wearing of catchers gear,…

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Pioneer and American Catchers Clinic (05FEB 09-1100)

When: Saturday, 05FEB Time: 0900-1100 (9-11AM) Where: PHBA Sports Complex PO1 This clinic is for players wanting to be a catcher for baseball and softball in Pioneer and American.  Young players will learn what catching is all about as well as proper wearing of catchers gear, correct stance behind the plate, catching, blocking, throwing, and…

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Umpire Field Day Training 3 (26FEB 0730-1600)

When: Saturday, 26FEB Time: 0730-1600 (730-4PM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ aka Snack Shack & PO Fields Field Day training is mandatory for all PHBA umpires.  The Field Day is broken out into 3 segments designed specifically for the proficiency LEVEL assigned each umpire prior to the Field Day.  The first segment, LEVEL 1 – Base…

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Umpire Classroom Clinic 3 (24FEB 1900-2100)

When: Thursday, 24FEB Time: 19-2100 (7 to 9PM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ aka Snack Shack The LEVEL 1 classroom clinic is mandatory for any volunteer umpire NEW to PHBA.  Step 1 of 2-step process to qualify as a PHBA umpire.  Provides the basics for being an entry level Base Umpire prior to the mandatory Field…

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2022 Required Coach Clinics

PHBA requires all coaches, new and returning, to attend at least two coaching clinics. The schedule for clinics can be found here. You do not need to sign up in advance; however attendance is recorded in order for coaches to meet the training requirements. Badges will not be issued to coaches that have not met…

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PHBA Team Scorekeeper Clinic (21FEB 19-2100)

When: Monday, 21FEB Time: 19-2100 (7-9PM) Where: PHBA Snack Shack Conference Room What is a scorekeeper?  The scorekeeper is a storyteller of how the players and both teams in a baseball/softball game have played the game.  By learning to use the symbols and language of the game, the scorekeeper is able to record in the…

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Umpire Field Day Training 2 (20FEB 0730-1600)

When: Sunday, 20FEB Time: 0730-1600 (730-4PM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ aka Snack Shack & PO Fields Field Day training is mandatory for all PHBA umpires.  The Field Day is broken out into 3 segments designed specifically for the proficiency LEVEL assigned each umpire prior to the Field Day.  The first segment, LEVEL 1 – Base…

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PHBA Team Scorekeeper Clinic (19FEB 10-1200)

When: Saturday, 19FEB Time: 10-1200 (10-12AM) Where: PHBA Snack Shack Conference Room What is a scorekeeper?  The scorekeeper is a storyteller of how the players and both teams in a baseball/softball game have played the game.  By learning to use the symbols and language of the game, the scorekeeper is able to record in the…

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PreGame Field Prep Clinic (19FEB 09-1100)

When: Saturday, 19FEB Time: 09-1100 (9-11AM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ PO1 This clinic is for the team parent who volunteered to prepare their team’s baseball/softball field prior to their child’s game.  The volunteer will learn how lay out bases, foul lines, batters boxes, coaches boxes, and batting circles and to do so correctly using templates,…

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Umpire Classroom Clinic 2 (17FEB 19-2100)

When: Thursday, 17FEB Time: 19-2100 (7 to 9PM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ aka Snack Shack The LEVEL 1 classroom clinic is mandatory for any volunteer umpire NEW to PHBA.  Step 1 of 2-step process to qualify as a PHBA umpire.  Provides the basics for being an entry level Base Umpire prior to the mandatory Field…

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Umpire Field Day Training 1 (12FEB 0730-1600)

When: Saturday, 12FEB Time: 0730-1600 (730-4PM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ aka Snack Shack & PO Fields Field Day training is mandatory for all PHBA umpires.  The Field Day is broken out into 3 segments designed specifically for the proficiency LEVEL assigned each umpire prior to the Field Day.  The first segment, LEVEL 1 – Base…

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Train the Trainers for Field Day (10FEB 1830-2000)

When: Thursday, 10FEB Time: 1830-2000 (630-8PM) Where: PHBA ‘Sports Complex’ aka Snack Shack This is a meeting of senior level Blue Crew members selected by the ULT to assist in training both returning veteran umpires and umpires new to PHBA. The purpose of this meeting will be to familiarize these trainers on the Field Day…

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