Minnetonka Baseball Association is a program of service to the youth of our community. It is geared to provide an outlet of healthful activity and training under good leadership in an atmosphere of wholesome community participation.

Minnetonka Baseball Association

2019 Season Schedule Summary

(Dates are subject to change)

       
Date Time Event Location
Registration
January 2, 2019   On-line Registration opens MBA Website: www.MinnetonkaBaseball.org
February 1, 2019  At Midnight Registration Closes (all league except Rookie, Travel Tier I and Communitry 16/18)
February 2, 2019   Late Registration with Late Fees of $100 per players (all league except Rookie, Travel Tier I and Communitry 16/18)
February 7, 2019  At Midnight FINAL DAY - Registration closes at midnight (all league except Rookie, Travel Tier I and Communitry 16/18)
February 8, 2019   Registration is Closed (all league except Rookie, Travel Tier I and Communitry 16/18)
March 5, 2019  At Midnight Registration Closes at midnight - (Travel Tier I Only)
April 2, 2019  At Midnight Registration Closes at midnight - (Rookie & Community 16-18)
    * PLEASE NOTE THAT ONCE A LEAGUE IS FULL THAT SPECIFIC LEAGUE MAY CLOSE EARLIER THEN THE DATES LISTED ABOVE:  
Coaches Clinics
April 2, 2019

6:00-6:25pm    (Rookie - Community 8) Hat/Shirt Distribution

6:30-7:00pm   (Rookie-Community 8) Meeting

6:30-6:55pm (Community 9 - Community 16-18 & Travel) Hat/Shirt Distribution

7:00-7:30pm (Community 9 - Community 16-18 & Travel) Meeting

Required Attendance  

Coaches Clinic - ALL Community Leagues and Travel Leagues

MHS Black Box
   

* All Head and Assistant Coaches must attend the session listed above. 

Coaches will receive their hat & shirt if they have fulfilled their background/official paperwork.  Hat & Shirt will be available 30 minutes prior to each meeting, so get there early. 

 
 
Player Clinics

February 16, 2019

10:30am-11:30am Rookie League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 23, 2019

8:30am-9:30am Rookie League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 2, 2019

8:30am-9:30am Rookie League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
       
February 16, 2019 11:30am-12:30pm Community 6 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome
February 23, 2019 9:30am-10:30am Community 6 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome
March 2, 2019 9:30am-10:30am Community 6 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 16, 2019

12:30pm-1:30pm Community 7 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 23, 2019

10:30am-11:30am Community 7 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 2, 2019

10:30am-11:30am Community 7 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 16, 2019

1:30pm-2:30pm Community 8 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 23, 2019

11:30am-12:30pm Community 8 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 2, 2019

11:30am-12:30pm Community 8 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 16, 2019

2:30pm-4:00pm Community 9 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 23, 2019

12:30pm-2:00pm Community 9 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 2, 2019

12:30pm-2:00pm Community 9 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
March 9, 2019 12:30pm-2:00pm Community 9 League Clinic #4 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 16, 2019

4:00pm-5:30pm 10 YO Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 23, 2019

2:00pm-3:30pm 10 YO Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 2, 2019

2:30pm-4:30pm 10 YO Clinic #3 - Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
March 9, 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm 10 YO Clinic #4 - Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
       

March 3, 2019

8:00am-10:00am Travel 10 Evaluation #1 * Minnetonka Dome

March 10, 2019

2:30pm-4:30pm Travel 10 Evaluation #2 * Minnetonka Dome

March 10, 2019

4:30pm-6:00pm Travel 10 Evaluation #3 * Minnetonka Dome
     * Note: 10 YO players only attend one required evaluation session  
       

February 16, 2019

5:30pm-7:00pm 11 YO Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 23, 2019

3:30pm-5:00pm 11 YO Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 2, 2019

4:30pm-6:30pm 11 YO Clinic #3 -  Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
March 9, 2019 3:30pm-5:00pm 11 YO Clinic #4 -  Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
       
March 3, 2019 10:00am-12:00pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #1 * Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2019 6:00pm-8:00pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #2 * Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2019 8:00pm-9:30pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #3 * Minnetonka Dome
    * Note: 11 YO players only attend one required evaluation session  
       
March 9, 2019 8:30am-10:30am Community 12/13 YO - Evaluations Minnetonka Dome
March 9, 2019 10:30am-12:00pm Community 14/15 YO - Evaluations Minnetonka Dome
March 12, 2019 7:00pm-8:45pm Community 12/13 - Full Dome Session Minnetonka Dome
March 14, 2019 7:00pm-8:45pm Community 12/13 - Batting Cage Session Minnetonka Dome
March 12, 2019 8:45pm-9:45pm Community 14/15 - Full Dome Session Minnetonka Dome
March 14, 2019 8:45pm-9:45pm Community 14/15 - Batting Cage Session Minnetonka Dome
       
Team Placement
March 11 to 13, 2019 5:00-10:00pm

Head Coach Team Placement Meetings For Travel 10/11 and Community 9

League Director will contact Head Coaches on their specific time

MHS Room 1428
March 14, 2019 After 4:30pm  10YO & 11YO Travel Teams Announced Website
March 18, 2019

 

6:00-10:00pm 

 

 10-11 YO Travel Head Coaches Meeting - Game Time/Field Selections

MHS Room 1428
March 18, 2019 6:00-10:00pm 12-15 YO Travel Head Coaches Meeting - Game Time/Field Selections MHS Room 1430
March 19, 2019 6:00-8:30pm Community 12/13 Placement Meetings

MHS Room 1428

 

March 20, 2019 6:00-8:30pm Community 14/15 Placement Meetings

MHS Room 1428

 

March 21, 2019   Remaining Teams Announced, except  Community Tier 16-18 & Travel Tier I MBA Website
March 20, 2019 6:00-7:30pm 

MBA Community Leagues Coaches Meeting (All ages)

League Director will contact Head Coaches on their specific time

MHS Black Box
March 25-March 29, 2019   Spring Break - Minnetonka Public Schools  
April 4, 2019 6:30-8:00pm Team Manager Meeting - Rookie thru Community 12/13 & Travel Teams MHS Forum (Lecture Hall)
April 6, 2019 8:30am-10:00am Spring Baseball Breakfast MHS Cafeteria
April 6, 2019 10:00am-12:30pm Field Clean-up All Fields
April 6, 2019 2:00pm-4:00pm Equipment Hand-out Bennett Family Park
April 6 or 20,  2019 8:30am-1:00pm (select one date) 9YO Umpire Training MHS West Gym
April 15 or 17,  2019 6:00-7:30pm (select one date) Junior Umpire Appentice 8YO Umpire Training Bennett Family Park
April 10, 2019   Community 16-18 Draft MHS Forum (Lecture Hall)
April 15, 2019   Community 16-18 Teams Announced MBA Website
Regular Season
February 16 & 17, 2019   MBA Discount Shopping Event Minnetonka Dick's Sporting Goods
March 16 & 17, 2019   MBA Discount Shopping Event #2 Minnetonka Dick's Sporting Goods
Mid April, 2019   Community Leagues Practices Begin - depending on field conditions All MBA Fields
Mid April, 2019   Travel Leagues Practices Begin- depending on field conditions All MBA Fields
April 27, 2019   Picture Day

Minnetonka High School, Black Box (near West Gym)

Week of April 22, 2019   Community Games Leagues Begin - depending on field conditions All Game Fields
Week of April 22, 2019   Travel Games Begin - depending on field conditions All Game Fields
May 4th, 2019  1:00-6:00pm MBA Opening Day MHS Veteran's Field
June 7th - June 9th, 2019  

10A, 11A, 12A & 14/15A

Bigsy Invitational Tournaments

Bennett Family Park

Freeman Park

Manitou Park

June 17, 2019   MBA Annual Golf Event Deer Run Golf Course
June 23, 2019   Regular Season Ends - Community 10/11,9,8,7,6 and Rookies   
Late  June, 2019   Regular Season Ends - Community 12/13 & 14/15  
End of July, 2019   Regular Season Ends - Travel  
End of June - Mid July, 2019   Regular Season Ends - Sr. Babe  
Post Season
June 24 - June 30, 2019   League End of Season Tournaments - Community 7 thru Community 10/11 YO MBA Fields
End of June, 2019   League End of Season Tournaments - Community 12/13 & 14/15 MBA Fields
Early July - July 31, 2019   Travel Team State Tournaments and League Playoffs  Various communities
Mid June to first week of July, 2019   Sr. Babe Tournaments TBD

August 3, 2019

 

Spring/Summer Baseball Equipment Return Bennett Family Park
Fall Ball
June 24, 2019   Fall Ball On-line Registration Open (Baseball Age 8 and up) MBA Website
August 2, 2019   Fall Ball Registration Closes MBA Website
August 3, 2019   Fall Ball Registration Late Fees Start MBA Website
August 20, 2019   Fall Ball FINAL Registration Closed MBA Website
August 15, 2019   Head coach Meeting - Roster Finalization Bennett Family Park
August 15, 2019   Fall Ball - Equipment Handout Bennett Family Park
August 15, 2019   Fall Ball Team Placement Announcement MBA Website
August 19, 2019   Fall Ball Practice Begin All Fields
September 7, 2019   Fall Games Begin All Fields
October 13, 2019   Fall Ball Games End All Fields
October 13, 2019   Fall Baseball Equipment Return  Bennett Family Park
Fall Clean Up
TBD   Fall Clean Up All Fields
12-18 YO Travel for 2020 Season

August 12th

 

2020 Travel 12-15U Registration Opens

 

September 8th

At midnight

2020 Travel 12-15U Registration Closes at midnight

 

September 9th

 

2020 Travel 12-15U LATE REGISTRATION STARTS: $100 fee per player

 

September 11th

At midnight

2020 Travel 12-15U LATE REGISTRATION Closes at midnight

 

September 22nd

 

2020 MBA Legion 2 teams Registration Opens

 

September 29th

 

2020 MBA Legion 2 teams Registration Closed

 

September 22nd & 29th, 2019

 

12-15U Travel Evaluations - 2020 Season

 

September 22nd, 2019

Report to Veterans Field for check-in 30 minutes prior to start time listed.  Ages listed are for what the Travel Level player registered for, NOT their current age.

      12-15U Travel Evaluations - Skills Day

              Veterans Field & Lower Field

(Note these are draft times and are not locked in yet)

*8:30am-10:00am --> 15YOs (All) Lower Field for Batting

*9:30am-11:00am--> 15YOs (All) Veteran's Field for Defense

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*10:00am-11:00am --> 14YOs (Last name starts with A-L) Lower Field for Batting 

*11:00am-12:00pm--> 14YOs (Last name starts with A-L)  Veteran's Field for Defense

*11:00am-12:00pm --> 14YOs (Last name starts with M-Z) Lower Field for Batting 

*12:00pm-1:00pm--> 14YOs (Last name starts with M-Z)  Veteran's Field for Defense

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*12:00pm-1:00pm --> 13YOs (Last name starts with A-G) Lower Field for Batting 

*1:00pm-2:00pm--> 13YOs (Last name starts with A-G)  Veteran's Field for Defense

*1:00pm-2:00pm --> 13YOs (Last name starts with H-O) Lower Field for Batting 

*2:00pm-3:00pm--> 13YOs (Last name starts with H-O)  Veteran's Field for Defense

*2:00pm-3:00pm --> 13YOs (Last name starts with P-Z) Lower Field for Batting 

*3:00pm-4:00pm--> 13YOs (Last name starts with P-Z)  Veteran's Field for Defense

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*3:00pm-4:00pm --> 12YOs (Last name starts with A-Fe) Lower Field for Batting 

*4:00pm-5:00pm--> 12YOs (Last name starts with A-Fe)  Veteran's Field for Defense

*4:00pm-5:00pm --> 12YOs (Last name starts with Fi-L) Lower Field for Batting 

*5:00pm-6:00pm--> 12YOs (Last name starts with Fi-L)  Veteran's Field for Defense

*5:00pm-6:00pm --> 12YOs (Last name starts with M-Z) Lower Field for Batting 

*6:00pm-7:00pm--> 12YOs (Last name starts with M-Z)  Veteran's Field for Defense

 

 
September 29th, 2019 Report to Veterans Field for check-in 30 minutes prior to start time listed.  Ages listed are for what the Travel Level player registered for, NOT their current age.

       12-15U Travel Evaluations - Scrimmage Day at                                    Veterans Field

(Note these are draft times and are not locked in yet)

*8:30am-9:30am--> 12YOs (1-25) scores from Skills Day

*9:45am-10:45am--> 12YOs (26-50) scores from Skills Day

*11:00am-12:00pm--> 12YOs (51-75) scores from Skills Day

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*12:15pm-1:15pm--> 13YOs (1-25) scores from Skills Day

*1:30pm-2:30pm--> 13YOs (26-50) scores from Skills Day

*2:45pm-3:45pm--> 13YOs (51-78) scores from Skills Day

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*4:00pm-5:00pm--> 14YOs (1-29) scores from Skills Day

*5:15pm-6:15pm--> 14YOs (30-56) scores from Skills Day

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*6:30pm-8:00pm--> 15YOs (All)

 

 
October 4th, 2019   Teams Announced after 4:30pm  
       

 

Updated July 31, 2019. bks