Opening Day April 8th, 2017

Bensalem Ramblers Opening Day 2017

Opening Day for Ramblers Baseball and Softball has been rescheduled for  Saturday April 8th, 2017.  The First Pitch Ceremony will be at 12:00 (Noon).  There will be games played before and after the Pitch, Hit and Run competition.

Opening Day games will be

9:00 AM – Field 1 Majors – Blue Jays Vs Red Sox

9:00 AM – Field 5 Rookies – A’s Vs Phillies

9:00 AM – Field 0 – Peanuts –  Mariners Vs Angels

9:00 AM – Field 2 – Peanuts – Astros Vs Tigers

4:00 PM – Field 1 Majors – Green Machine Vs Phillies

4:00 PM – Field 2 Minors – Team 3 Vs Team 5

Ramblers will be Hosting the MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition after the First Pitch Ceremony.  The competition will start at approx. 12:45 pm.  All players ages 3-14 years old registered at Ramblers are eligible to participate.  Trophies will be awarded to the First place winning in Pitching, Hitting, Running and the Overall First Place for each age group.

Division Winners will be used for advancement in the competition. The Divisions will be 7/8 year olds (Rookies), 9/10 year olds (Minors), 11/12 year olds (Majors) and 13/14 year olds (Seniors).

The players that will be eligible to advance on to the Sectional Competition, will be the winners of each category  (Pitching, Hitting, Running and Overall) for the Rookies (7/8 year olds), Minors (9/10 year olds), Majors (11/12 year olds) and the Seniors (13/14 year olds). If there are ties in the division for any of the categories, all players tied will advance.

Players advancing from the Bensalem Competition will compete  to advance further on into the Bracket leading to the national competition, which will have the National Championship round being played in Miami Florida at the MLB All Star weekend.

Players that wish to participate in the Pitch, Hit and Run Competition must register at the white tables beside the concession on Saturday from 10:30 – 11:15 am.

Pitch, Hit and Run Competition will start approx. 12:45. Field Locations for each division will be:

12:45 – Little Sluggers  (Field 0),  Peanuts / Rookies (Field 2), Majors / Minors (Field 1) , Softball (Field 3),  Seniors 13/14s (Field 6).

 

Opening Day Ceremony

All players will meet with their In-House coaches on field one between 11:15 and 11:45 to get their uniforms and prep for the First Pitch Ceremony.

If there are any questions as to which team your player is on  please locate your division commissioner (Identified below) or Al Costello when you arrive at the complex on Saturday morning.

Locations for each Division for coaches to meet players are below:

Little Sluggers – Center Field

Commissioner – Kevin Judge

Rookies – Left Field

Commissioner – Bill Hussey

Peanuts – Right Field

Commissioner – John Hefter

Minors – Left Center

Commissioner – John Hefter

Majors – Right Center

Commissioner – Ken O’Connell

Softball – Infield

Commissioner – John Bristow

 

The address for the Bensalem Ramblers complex is:

Robert Yezzi Memorial Park

1880 Hulmeville Rd

Bensalem, PA 19020

If  you have any questions about registrations or our upcoming season, please contact Al Costello at Bensalem_Ramblers@comcast.net or Costelloal@Comcast.net

 

2017 Bensalem Ramblers Baseball / Softball Winter Workouts

Winter Workouts for Baseball & Softball (all age groups) have been scheduled in our indoor facility.  Below is the list of days and times for each age group.  If you son/daughter is playing baseball / softball with the Bensalem Ramblers in 2017, they are welcome to attend the winter workouts for their appropriate age group.

Softball

8U – 10U – Fridays 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

11U – 16U – Fridays 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Baseball

8U – Friday  5:30 – 7:00 pm  /  Sundays 6:00 Pm – 8:30Pm

9U – Wednesday  5:30 – 7:00 pm / Saturdays 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

10U – Mondays  7:00 – 8:30 pm  /  Saturdays 10:00 Am – 12:00 pm

11U – Wednesday 7:00 – 8:30 pm  / Sundays 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

12U –                                                   / Saturdays 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

13U – Thursday – 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm  /  Monday 8:30 – 10:00pm

14U – Wednesday 8:30 – 10:00 pm  /  Sundays 12:00 – 2: 00 pm

15U – Saturdays 12:00  – 2:00 pm  /  Monday 8:30 – 10:00pm

16/ 17U – Thursday – 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm  / Sundays 10:00 am – 12:00 Pm

 

Babe Ruth (13 – 15) – Monday 8:30 – 10:00pm  /  Tuesday 8:30 – 10:00pm

Sr Babe Ruth (16 – 18) –  (Season Starts Mid May) Workouts   Thursday – 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm  /  Sundays 10:00 am – 12:00 Pm

If you have any questions about our winter workouts, please email costelloal@comcast.net.

 

 

 

Volunteers Needed!!!!

If you are interested in volunteering, in any capacity Age Group Commissioner, Coach, Assistant Coach, Umpiring, Field Maintenance etc, please email Al Costello @ costelloal@Comcast.net

Ramblers Coaching Volunteer Form