Tryouts for Majors will be held on Saturday, February 11th (9:30am-1:30pm) in the Rye High School Gym. Selections to the Major League are made via "draft" by the Major League Coaches. Selection is based on prior League play, athletic ability, and baseball skills at the tryout. Players who were in the Majors last year do NOT need to attend a tryout.
**********YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED VIA EMAIL what time to attend the tryout***********
Players MUST be registered for the Spring Season to participate in the tryouts.
Players "BASEBALL" age 12 (DOB 5/1/04-4/30/05) ***All 12-year-olds play in the Major League.***
Players who are 12-years-old and who are NEW to the Majors or new to Rye Little League need to try out. This helps assess the players and insure they are drafted on an appropriate team.
Players "BASEBALL" age 11 (DOB 5/1/05-8/31/06)
Players who are 11-years-old who did not play in the Majors in 2016 must attend the 20-minute tryout to be drafted onto a Major League team. If an 11-year-old tries out and is not selected in the Majors draft, he/she will play for the Intermediate League.
Players "BASEBALL"age 10 (DOB 9/1/06-8/31/07)
Players 10 years of age may try out for the Majors. Only a very few may be drafted into the Majors. If not selected, they will play in the Intermediate League.
Questions? please contact the Majors and/or Intermediate Commissioners via email.
See "Contact us" tab on left of Website for contact emails.
Winter Baseball Clinic The Rye High School Baseball Booster Club is sponsoring the Annual Winter Baseball Clinic for boys and girls ages 7-12 years old. The clinic will feature 3 sessions for 2 hours each at the Rye High School Gyms.
Rye High School’s baseball coaches and players will provide specialized instruction. Registration is limited due to space constraints.
MORE DETAILS UNDER "CLINIC AND EVENTS" TAB
REGISTER and PAY by clicking left tab "REGISTER ONLINE"
Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Place: Rye Train Station Plaza
Time: Line up 11:30 a.m.
Parade begins 12:00 Noon.
PREPARATION: ALL players (ages 8-12) should arrive at the train station by 11:30 a.m., in full uniform including hats, and with sneakers, not cleats. No gloves, bats, etc.
Absolutely NO DOGS, skateboards, scooters, longboards or bicycles!
The parade will begin at 12:00 Noon at Station Plaza and proceed along Purchase Street to Milton Road. The parade continues along Milton Road, crossing Playland Parkway and through the Milton Road cemetery, proceeding into Disbrow Park.
CEREMONIES AT GRAINGER FIELD:
After ceremonies, players will be served lunch on the field (hot dogs and water). Please pick up your children at the field at approximately 12:45 pm and note that with nearly 1,000 people in attendance, parking will be crowded.
OPENING DAY GAMES AT GRAINGER FIELD:
IN THE EVENT OF RAIN:
Rain date is Sunday, April 23rd, same times. In case of inclement weather please check the Rye Little League Website for up to date parade cancellation information.
Managers please remember to make signs thanking your sponsors! Their support is appreciated! Your team sponsor is on the back of your hats and listed on the website.