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    St. Paul Highland Ball

    The Really Big Game

    The 7th Annual Really Big Game baseball extravaganza for teens & adults with disabilities is on Wednesday, August 1st! This fantastic free sporting event is a double-header with the first pitch taking place at 6 p.m. at the Highland Ball Little League Ford Fields in Saint Paul. The St. Paul Saints will be providing entertainment & Mudonna will be on hand for photo ops. Meanwhile, sponsors & volunteers will be cooking up a free dinner & a great group of athletes will participate in America's favorite past time!

    • Fans needed - Join us! Come cheer on these incredible players. Invite your friends! Let's make the players feel like they're in the big leagues.
    • Interested in coaching or volunteering? Review the online sign up sheet to choose a volunteer role. Here's the link https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084ea9ad2fa1f49-thereally.  
    • Know a potential player for The Really Big Game?  Learn more about the event & register through the Highland Friendship Club via http://www.highlandfriendshipclub.org/get-involved/special-events.

      The Really Big Game is the highlight of our summer. We hope it's a highlight in your summer as well!

    Support Our Sponsors

    • Cretin-Derham Hall
    • Chalet Dental
    • Dick's Sporting Goods
    • Dr. Bob Maley Dental
    • Evolution Realty
    • Gateway Bank
    • General Sports
    • O'Kane Monssen FamilY Dentistry
    • Shamrock's
    • Soapy Joe's Car Wash
    • Sweet Pea's Public House
    • TruStone Financial

    2018 Baseball Bat Rules (excluding Hi Mac)

    • Bat Updates: There has been much debate about the bat policy.  The league is trying to make it as simple as possible while also keeping an eye on your pocket book.  Here are the rules:
      • In house games:  players may use any bat the meets the rules published in 2017 (click here for the rules page).  In addition, any in house player may use any bat that meets the MBT USA bat stamp rules published below. 
      • PLUS games:  players must have a bat for PLUS that meets the MBT USA bat stamp rules published below. 

    MBT USA bat stamp rules:  9U-14U: All bats must have the new USA stamp (unless using a -3 BBCOR bat). 15’s can use a BBCOR bat or wood bat.

    9-U, 10-U, 11-U,
    12-U, 13-U

    Bats must be 2 1/4" with unlimited weight differential or bats 2 5/8" and have a -11 differential or less (i.e. 31 inches in length – 20.0 oz.)

    14-U & 15A

    Bats must be 2 5/8" with a -5 or less differential

    15-U

    Bats must be 2 5/8” with a -3 or less differential

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    Contact Us

    Contact us at HighlandBall@gmail.com. E-mails are returned when volunteers are available; after working paying jobs, raising families, coaching multiple teams and ensuring the fields are ready for your games.  Have fun!

    Where Are The Fields?

    Little League & Babe Ruth Baseball, Ford Fields: Cleveland Avenue S. and W. Montreal
    Little League Softball, Nova: 1168 W. Montreal
    Hi-Mac Developmental, Groveland: West of Groveland Rec Center, St. Clair and Cleveland