DOUBLE A (AA), AGE 8 - 9

This is the beginning of competitive baseball, focusing on the development of position and game skills.

Spring AA 2016 (2)
  • Season runs from April to late May
  • Each child receives a t-shirt and hat (you provide helmets, baseball pants and cleats or appropriate exercise shoes)
  • Teams will meet three times a week for practices and games
  •  Field and schedule assignments will be allocated after teams and coaches are determined
  • Scores are kept, and the “real games” are played
  • The season will begin with the use of pitching machines in games, players will also participate in pitching drills and clinics and games will gradually integrate kid-pitch
  • Kids will be placed on teams based on coach evaluations and there is an emphasis on creating balanced teams of kids from different schools

 

For more information, please contact Co-VPs, Double A

PLEASE NOTE:  FOR PLAYERS, AGE 8, WITH LITTLE OR NO BASEBALL EXPERIENCE, JOINING THE SINGLE A LEAGUE IS AN OPTION.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, CLICK HERE...

Teams will need multiple coaches to help with station-based practices and split squad scrimmages. No past experience is necessary as the head coach and other experienced coaches will be on hand for "coaching the coaches".

BYB also holds a one night coaching clinic prior to the start of the season.