Teams are forming and beginning practices
leading up to the beginning of ABC's baseball and softball season.
Opening Day is Saturday, May 2 -- the team parade leaves Wyland School at 10:30 am, with opening ceremonies upon parade arrival at the ball park. First games begin at 12:00 pm.
--- ATTENTION: GAME SCHEDULE ---
Official game and concession schedules will be posted later today (Sat Apr 18). We're putting it all together and checking it for accuracy.
On Sunday, May 3
, ABC is hosting a local competition of Pitch, Hit & Run
, the official skills competition of Major League Baseball. Registration will be from 12:00 to 1:00 pm, with participation beginning immediately upon turn in of registration form.
Pitch, Hit & Run is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 14 (age as of July 17, 2015) and is free of charge.
Baseball, Softball, and Training League (Tee, Pal, and Gal Ball) in-person sign-ups have already been held, HOWEVER ...
ABC is accepting late registrations on an "as space available" basis.
See our sport pages highlighted below for more information. Go to the Contact ABC
page to send us your child's information
-- the sooner you do, the better the opportunity to be placed on a team!
For complete info on our spring / summer sports, visit these pages:
ATTENTION SOFTBALL TEAM MANAGERS
--- The list of home game dates as selected by team managers is available on the Game Schedule
-- (or if you would like to become an umpire!!)
ABC is seeking umpires for the upcoming 2015 baseball and softball season. Experience is helpful, but if you're new with a desire to learn, we'll provide the training you'll need to be successful.
Effective for 2015, the ABC Information and Rainout telephone number HAS CHANGED
Please call 314-423-5049
for updated field and game status.
Park and league rules PROHIBIT outside food or beverages
from being brought into the park (except water/sports drinks for players).
For the safety of all, pets of any kind are not allowed (no matter how small or how cute) on park grounds.