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2016 Important Dates

May 24-26 1st Practices
May 26 Week 2-3 Sched Posted
May 28 HL Opening Day
      Rainout Alt Sun May 29
Jun 08 Week 4-13 Sched Posted
Jun 11 Blue Jays Clinic
Jun 18 Picture Day @Westside
Aug 20 HL Closing Day
      Rainout Alt Sun Aug 21

Opening Day Schedule (click to enlarge)

2016 House League Team Lists

Click on the division name to view the team lists and find your team assignment (allow popups)

T-Ball
Jr Rookie
Rookie
Mosquito
PeeWee Bantam
Midget Junior

House League Equipment Needed

Players must have their own batting helmet and glove. Baseball shoes, plastic bottom cleats or running shoes can be used. Hats, jerseys, pants (except Tball) team bats, etc are provided by the league. Uniforms are handed out before your first game on Opening Day.

2015 Tax Receipts

Click Here for 2015 Tax Receipts

Reg and Player IDs are contained within your either of the two or three registration confirmation emails, sent when you registered, plus contained on the registration page you printed at the time of registration. If you registered in person during a walk-in session, you received 2 confirmation emails with this information showing registration and payment received. To find either of your received automated emails sent after your registration, search all your your emails for sent from "admin@playbaseball.ca" or "info@playbaseball.ca". Most people find these emails in the Junk folders.


Weather Alert System

If you don't receive a confirmation text within 30 minutes after signup, please re-register.

All weather cancelations decisions are made at 5Pm each day. Notifications of weather cancelations are done ONLY by our Weather Alert System. It sends out text messaging at approximately 5:20-5:30 pm. You must sign up to the weather alert system each year to receive the Weather Alert text messages. You will NOT receive phone calls or emails regarding weather cancelations.

2016 House League Play Nights

Division
Year
Night
T-Ball
2011-12
Tues
Jr.Rookie
2009-10
Thurs
Rookie
2007-08
Tues/Thurs
Mosquito
2005-06
Mon/Wed
PeeWee /
Bantam
2001-04
Mon/Wed
Midget /
Junior
1995-00
Mon/Tues

2016 Fees

In 2013 we had to increase our fees for the first time since the end of 2008. Every year the league's costs have increased, plus over the past 3 years, PST / GST is now charged to the league on all activities, insurance, fields, equipment etc. For a comparison, 2013 fees at neighboring centers are as follows:

Bolton: Tball $180.00
Bolton: House $220-230
Brampton: Tball $125.00
Brampton: House $175.00
Georgetown: Tball $150.00
Georgetown: House $220.00

Division
Year
2016 Fees
T-Ball
2011-12
$110.00
Jr.Rookie
2009-10
$140.00
Rookie
2007-08
$165.00
Mosquito
2005-06
$165.00
PeeWee
2003-04
$165.00
Bantam
2001-02
$165.00
Midget
1998-00
$165.00
Junior
1995-97
$165.00
Select All-Star
All
+$230
Select Loop
All
$450

Lost & Found

Click here for a list of lost or found items at any of our parks or events

Click here to email us with a description of an item or piece of equipment lost at Springbrook Park or via webmail to lost-found@playbaseball.ca

 

2016 House League Information

The Weather call for Opening Day is made at approx 7am on Saturday, if a weather cancellation occurs, Opening Day is postponed to Sunday (next day) and at 7:30am the website will be updated plus the weather alert text message will be sent. You will not receive a telephone call so make sure you have signed up to the weather alert system. For our new parents - no weather decision will be made before 7am Sat morning - please do not email us before that time - those emails will not be answered.

In the event of a partial rainout, those games will be first be delayed and then attempted to be re-started (so don't leave). If some Saturday games are cancelled more information will be posted on the website at approx 8pm Sat night regarding Sunday rainout schedule.

Baseball is played in light and intermittent rain. Game delays can occur with play resuming later.

Weather Alert System Now Open - Enroll Now

Click on the weather alert picture and register you and any other caregivers. The system is free to use (depending on your cell plan you may pay to receive text messages). Select as many of the groups as is applicable.

Opening Day Sched Now Posted (click image on lower left to enlarge)

House Wk2-3 Sched Now Posted (click on Schedules Menus)

All divisions wk2-3 schedules now posted. Only Junior Rookie not posted - JR schedule will be posted Sun by 9pm. All JR teams will play Thursday as normal, your start times will either be 6, 6:15 or 6:30. Some additional map links will be posted on Friday afternoon applying to Thursday June 2 practice field locations.

2016 House League 1st Practice / Meet The Coach Schedule

2016 House League Places Available as of Mon May 23 8pm

Online Registration is still open. If you wish to pay by Credit Card, Interac ePay or Cheque, please click on the register online button below. Credit Card registrations must be paid at time of registration - so have your information ready. All CC payments are processed by Paypal - we do not take CC info over the phone.

You will recieve an email confirmation of registration usually within 24 hours. If you don't see it, please check your Spam folder or email us at admin@playbaseball.ca

If the division has places remaining you will still be able to register online - just click on the Register Online Now button below. For Wait List Requests click on the email link to signup for the waitlist. (webmail users, email us at admin@playbaseball and put Wait List + division in the subject line)

Division
Spots Available
Wait List / Comments
T-Ball
Full
Jr.Rookie
Full
To Join Wait List
Email us here
Rookie
Full
Mosquito
Full
PeeWee / Bantam
Full
Midget / Junior
Full

  



2016 Mosquito Pitching / Catching Clinic Information

Next session @ Westside Secondary Gym:

- Sun Apr 17 @1:30pm

To help players transition from Rookie to Mosquito, we are beginning our popular House League pitching & catcher training program earlier this year. This program is free and open to all registered 2016 Mosquito players - you must have your 2016 registration ID with you to attend and runs indoors at Westside High School (across from Alder Rec Centre). Additional dates will be posted in February. For questions regarding this program, families can email us at admin@playbaseball.ca and use the subject Mosquito Pitching Clinic - make sure to include your 2016 registration ID number.

Blue Jays Clinic 2016

The Blue Jays Baseball Academy is proud to announce our Honda Instructional Clinic is coming to Orangeville on Sat June 11th 3pm at Springbrook Park. Registration is now open for players aged 8 to 14 and the fee is only $55 plus HST. During the four hour clinic, players will rotate through drills that will work on fundamental baseball skills such as hitting, throwing, fielding, pitching, and baserunning. Also, each Blue Jays Honda Instructional Clinic participant will receive a Blue Jays hat, T-shirt and baseball manual.

2016 Rep / Select Information

Tryouts have been completed. Winter training begins this Sunday, Nov 8 @ Westside. Speak to your coach for your team's schedule.

Email us with any questions to rep-select@playbaseball.ca

Volunteers interested in helping out with coaching 2016 Select teams please contact Mike Gagnon here


Orangeville Minor Baseball Association

O.M.B.A. is a member of the York Simcoe Baseball Association and the Ontario Baseball Association and is proud to provide quality baseball programs to Orangeville area youth ages 4-21 years old. This year we have programs for Boys & Girls in T-Ball, House League, Select and Rep levels.

We are pleased to announce that will be increasing the number of Rep & Select teams and looking forward to a great summer of fun

There will be lots of updates to this web site,so please come back soon and contact us with your suggestions.