Mid-Iowa Baseball League Plays Special Game at ‘Field of Dreams’ Movie Location on July 2nd
The Mid-Iowa Baseball League celebrated Independence Day weekend with a night game on Thursday, July 2 at the ‘Field of Dreams’ movie location in Dyersville, Iowa. Click on the picture for the rest of the story.
Terre Haute MSBL Opens Up Under the Watchful Eye of League President and Public Health Official Darren Brucken
The Terre Haute MSBL began in 1991 and this year started up on June 14th with play in 17+, 35+ and 50+ divisions. Darren is 49 years old and began his MSBL World Series journey in 1997 with a group of college guys and didn’t miss a year in Arizona until 2012, when family priorities took over.
Chicago North MSBL Reaches Out to Bensenville to Begin 2020 Campaign on June 26th
The Chicago North MSBL started in 1988 and remains one of the gleaming arrows in the MSBL quiver. Though down about 20% in 2020 teams because of the pandemic, long-time league president Max Reising has maintained a strong 45 teams in six age divisions from 24+ through 65+ as they began play on June 26th.
Chicago Central Opens Up with 20 Teams in 30+, 43+, 53+ and 60+ Divisions
Matt Scott is a rookie league president, in a sense, having taken over the league in 2019. His sophomore season of leadership has been anything but normal but he has risen to the occasion and baseball has resumed in central Illinois, as 20 teams are back in the saddle as of June 25th.
'Swingin' for the Fences' presents Jim Barr, former Major League pitcher and MSBL member
MSBL has teamed up with Jeff Lowery at APN Video Productions to bring you the 'Swingin for the Fences' webcast featuring MSBL players, managers, presidents and many special guests. Jeff's guest is Jim Barr, former major league pitcher. Click on the picture to check out Jim's program!
Jacksonville MABL Opens Up in Quality Fashion in Florida
“This league has been around since the late 80’s in the traditional 30-over format but we added the 18-over element in the mid-90’s and it has stayed there ever since,” said League President Joe Hellett. “Our average age is in the mid-20’s, though we have some players in their 50’s.”