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TAYBS Baseball & Softball Registrations

   

Welcome to the online registration page for TAYBS.  Below you will find a list of all of our currently open baseball & softball programs.  For more detailed information about our programs, please visit http://spring.taybs.org.  If you have any questions prior to registering your child, please email   or .
    

 

2020 Spring T-Ball

Boys and girls aged 3-6 learn hitting and fielding fundamentals in a supportive team environment. Young kids learn to hit a baseball from a batting tee which is height-adjusted for a level swing, batting in order through the line-up for the entire game. We recommend all first-time players under 6 years of age complete at least one season of T-Ball prior to moving to Rookie Baseball or Softball.

  • Season will begin the week of April 26th and end the week of June 21st
  • Your child will play in one of two groups:
    • Sundays 1pm to 2:15pm & Wednesdays 6:00pm to 7:15pm
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6:00pm to 7:15pm
  • All games will be held at the Spaulding Memorial School on the two T-Ball Fields adjacent to the Kids Kountry Playground.
  • The first half of each game will be instructional practice, followed by a game against another one of the T-Ball teams.
  • We anticipate having up to eight teams of 6-9 kids on each team.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $85.00

Opened: 08/30/2019
Late date/fee: 02/01/2020$25.00

Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 05/02/2013 and 09/01/2017

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431

2020 Spring Baseball Rookies

Designed for boys & girls aged 6-8, this division uses coaches to pitch allowing for more hittable balls at the plate and more action in the field.  Emphasis is on starting to learn the game and rules of baseball.  All positions will begin to be developed at this level including pitching and catching.  The focus of Rookie League is to prepare each player to move on to the Minor Leagues.

  • Games will be held twice per week.  Games can be on either Tuesday's at 6pm, Thursdays at 6pm or Saturdays at either 11am or 1pm.
  • The season will start the week of April 26th and end the week of June 21st
  • Practices will be held one or two days per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Home games are played at the Spaulding Baseball Field.
  • Away games will be played in either Pepperell or Shirley.
  • We anticipate having three teams of 8-12 kids on each team.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $85.00

Opened: 08/30/2019
Late date/fee: 03/01/2020$25.00

Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 05/02/2011 and 05/01/2014

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431

2020 Spring Baseball Minors

Recommended for boys and girls aged 9-10. Players build and refine their fundamental skills while beginning to understand game strategy and teamwork.  This is the first level that’s kids will pitch to other kids.  To keep games moving there is a 4 run, 3 steals per inning limit. There is no infield fly or dropped third strike rule.  There is also a 10-run mercy rule.  Our league participates in the Macintosh Baseball Regional League, which will contain further rule modifications and allows for a post season playoff tournament and an interleague all-star game.  

  • There are two to three games per week and they can be held on any day starting the week of April 27 and end the week of June 14th
  • Two practices will be held per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Home games will be played at Craven Field and can occasionally be at the Spaulding Baseball Field.
  • Away games will be played in Ayer, Bolton, Groton, Harvard, Lancaster, Littleton, Pepperell, Shirley or Tyngsboro.
  • We anticipate having three teams of 10-12 kids on each team.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $100.00

Opened: 08/30/2019
Late date/fee: 02/01/2020$25.00

Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 05/02/2009 and 05/01/2011

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431

2020 Spring Baseball Majors

The major league division is designed for 11 to 12-year-old boys and girls. Cal Ripken Baseball is played under the Official Baseball Rules but implements some special rules as necessary for the development and welfare of this young age group. Under the Major Division, there are two formats, the Major/60 and Major/70 divisions.  In both formats, games consist of six innings, have a 10-run mercy limit, allow unlimited stealing and both the drop third strike and infield fly rules are in effect.  Our league participates in the Macintosh Baseball Regional League, which will contain further rule modifications and allow for a post season playoff tournament and an interleague all-star game.

Major/60 Division

This division features a 46' pitching distance and 60' base paths.  There is a 5 run per inning limit and no leading is allowed.  All players must attend our annual evaluations to ensure proper placement on a team. 

  • There are two to three games per week and they can be held on any day starting on the week of April 19th and end the week of June 14th
  • Practices will be held two days per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Home games will be played at Craven Field and can occasionally be at the Spaulding Baseball Field.
  • Away games will be played in Ayer, Bolton, Groton, Harvard, Lancaster, Littleton, Pepperell, Shirley or Tyngsboro.
  • We anticipate having two teams of 10-12 kids on each team.

Major/70 Division

This division features a 50' pitching distance and 70' base paths.  There is no run limit per inning and leading is allowed.  All players will be selected to play at this level

  • There are two to three games per week and they can be held on any day starting on Monday, April 8th and ending by June 15th
  • Practices will be held two to three days per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Home games will be played at Craven Field.
  • Away games will be played in Ayer, Bolton, Groton, Harvard, Lancaster, Littleton, Pepperell, Shirley or Tyngsboro.
  • We anticipate having one team of 10-12 kids.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $100.00

Opened: 08/30/2019
Late date/fee: 02/01/2020$25.00

Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 05/02/2007 and 05/01/2009

2020 Spring Baseball Seniors

Babe Ruth Baseball, our Seniors league, was created for ballplayers who wish to continue their baseball playing experience beyond the age of 12.  TAYBS will be participating in the 13, 14 and 15-year-old division, which is  where many players get their baseball cleats muddy for the first time on a standard 90' diamond under the Official Baseball Rules used by Major League Baseball.  These games consist of 7 innings, have a 10-run mercy limit, allow leading, unlimited stealing and both the drop third strike and infield fly rules are in effect.  Our league participates in the Central Mass Baseball league.

  • The games start the week of April 19th and go thru the week of July 12th.
  • There are 22 regular season games in total, with 2-4 games per week.
  • Practices will be held two to three days per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Only the top half of the teams will participate in a single elimination playoff tournament.
  • Home games will be played at either Allen Field or the North Middlesex High School Field.
  • Away games will be played in either Ashburnham, Ayer, Clinton, Fitchburg, Gardner, Leominster, Lunenburg, Narragansett, Pepperell, Shirley, Sterling or Westminster.
  • 13 and 14-year-old players are allowed to use USABAT certified bats, as well as BBCOR bats.
  • 15-year-old players must use a BBCOR bat.
  • We anticipate having two teams of 11-14 kids each

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $125.00

Opened: 08/30/2019

Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 05/02/2004 and 05/01/2007

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431

2020 Spring Softball Rookies

This is our entry level of softball for girls aged 6-8, this division uses coaches to pitch which allows for more hittable balls at the plate and more action in the field.  Emphasis is on starting to learn the game and rules of softball.  All positions will begin to be developed at this level including pitching and catching.  Players use an 11” safety ball which is easier for the younger players to handle.  The focus of Rookie League is to prepare each player to move on to the Minor Leagues.  Our league participates in the North Central Mass Softball Regional League.

  • Games are most often held on Saturdays starting in late April and ending in mid-June.
  • Practices will be held one or two days per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Home games are played at the Spaulding Softball Field.
  • Away games will be played in either Ashburnham, Fitchburg, Gardner, Hubbardston, Narragansett or Westminster
  • We anticipate having one teams of 8-12 girls.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $85.00

Opened: 08/30/2019
Late date/fee: 02/01/2020$25.00

Open to: Girls
born between: 01/02/2011 and 01/01/2014

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431

2020 Spring Softball Minors

Recommended for girls aged 9-10.  Players build and refine their fundamental skills while beginning to understand game strategy and teamwork.  This is the first level that’s kids will pitch to other kids.  To keep games moving there is a 4-run limit per inning and stealing is only allowed from 2nd to 3rd base. There is no dropped third strike or mercy rule.  Players use an 11” ball which is easier for the younger players to handle.  Our league participates in the North Central Mass Softball Regional League, which will contain further rule modifications and allows for a post season playoff tournament and an interleague all-star game.  All players must attend our annual player evaluations to ensure proper placement.  

  • There are two to three games per week and they can be held any day of the week starting late April and ending in mid-June.  Games are typically on Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday and most Saturdays, but this can vary year to year.
  • Two practices will be held per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate throughout the season.
  • Home games will be played at the Spaulding Softball Field.
  • Away games will primarily be played in either Ayer, Fitchburg or Lunenburg, but can occasionally be played in Ashburnham, Gardner, Hubbardston, Narraganset, Westminster or Winchendon.
  • We anticipate having one team of 10-12 girls.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $100.00

Opened: 08/30/2019
Late date/fee: 02/01/2020$25.00

Open to: Girls
born between: 01/02/2009 and 01/01/2011

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431

2020 Spring Softball Majors

The major league division is designed for 11 to 12-year-old girls.  Games consist of six innings, have a 5-run per inning limit, allows unlimited stealing and the drop third strike rule is in effect.  Players use a 12” ball, and pitching distance is extended to 40’.  Our league participates in the North Central Mass Softball Regional League, which will contain further rule modifications and allows for a post season playoff tournament and an interleague all-star game.  All players must attend our annual player evaluations to ensure proper placement.  
  • There are two to three games per week and they can be held any day of the week starting late April and ending in mid-June.  Games are typically on Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday and most Saturdays, but this can vary year to year.
  • Two practices will be held per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate during the season.
  • Home games will be played at the Spaulding Softball Field.
  • Away games will primarily be played in either Ashburnham, Ayer, Fitchburg, Lunenburg, Shirley or Westminster, but can occasionally be played in Gardner, Narraganset or Winchendon.
  • We anticipate having one team of 10-12 girls.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $100.00

Opened: 08/30/2019

Open to: Girls
born between: 01/02/2002 and 01/01/2010

2020 Spring Softball Seniors

The senior league division is designed for girls aged 13 to 16 who are either preparing to play in high school, for those who do not wish to play in high school but want to continue playing in a more relaxed environment, as well as for those high school players who wish to continue playing after their high school season has ended. 

Games consist of seven innings, have a 7-run per inning limit, allows unlimited stealing and the drop third strike rule is in effect.  Players use a 12” ball, and pitching distance is extended to 43’.  Our league participates in the North Central Mass Softball Regional League, which will contain further rule modifications and allows for a post season playoff tournament and an interleague all-star game.  All players must attend our annual player evaluations to ensure proper placement.  

  • There are two to three games per week and they can be held any day of the week starting late April and ending in mid-June.  Games are typically on Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday and most Sundays, but this can vary year to year.
  • Two practices will be held per week starting in April and continuing thru the end of the season.  The days of the practices are the decision of the head coach and can fluctuate during the season.
  • Home games will be played at the Spaulding Softball Field.
  • Away games will be played in either Ashburnham, Ayer, Fitchburg, Lunenburg, Shirley or Winchendon.
  • We anticipate having one team of 10-12 girls.

A $50 calendar raffle deposit will be automatically added to the registration costs.  This money is returned to you as raffle tickets are sold.

Base Cost: $100.00

Opened: 08/30/2019

Open to: Girls
born between: 01/02/2003 and 01/01/2007

Residents of: 01469,01474,01431