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Baseball Winter Clinics

By Steve Laughlin 01/04/2018, 10:30am EST

Baseball Winter Clinics begin Sunday Jan 7th

Brookline Baseball offers a great opportunity over the winter for our baseball players entering the PREP Division (8 year olds), Minors (9-10 year olds), and  Majors (11-12 year olds). Starting this Sunday January 7th, we will begin our winter clinics at the Flanigan Center which is located at 323 Bishop Hollow Road, Newtown Square, PA 19073

The indoor clinics give our players the opportunity to hit in the cages and work on throwing and fielding. Below are the dates and times for the Winter Workouts:

Dates

(All Sundays):

 01/07/2018, 01/14/2018, 02/04/2018, 02/11/2018, 02/18/2018, and 02/25/2018  

Times (All Six Sessions):

9:00 – 10:00 AM – 8/9 years olds

10:00 – 11:00 AM – 10/11/12 year olds

These times will only change if we run into issues with too many players at the second session.

Minor Boys League Description

This league (for boys born 5/1/2007-4/30/2009) introduces the boys to full competitive baseball. Basic rules of baseball are followed with some exceptions. Bases are set 60’ apart and the pitcher’s rubber is 46’ from home plate. Players pitch the entire game and base stealing in introduced. Modifications include: pitchers limited to a maximum of two innings per game and all boys bat in consecutive order throughout the game. Games are six innings long and each player must play in the field for a minimum of three innings. Games are played at the Police Field or Genthert Field.