MSBL Is pleased to announce that the January 17–20, 2020 Holiday Classic tournament will be hosted at the beautiful Space Coast Stadium Complex in Viera, Florida.
Viera is located just outside of Melbourne and is a few minutes drive to Cocoa Beach.
Nearby airports are Melbourne airport (10 minutes) and Orlando International airport (40 minutes).
Disney World is about a 50 minute drive from the Space Coast complex.
Space Coast was originally the spring training home of the Miami Marlins, the Montreal Expos and then the Washington Nationals.
In 2017, the complex underwent a $40 million renovation and expansion.
It now offers a baseball stadium, two baseball quads, a softball stadium and a softball quad.
All fields have been completely reconstructed and resurfaced with artificial turf and all fields have the latest in LED lighting.
Each field is equipped with a working camera for live streaming of games and a working scoreboard.
The purpose of the camera is so anyone can watch any of the games that are being played or have been played by accessing a link that will be provided. Simply choose the field that you want to watch.
Family or teammates back home can utilize the link to watch you in your game (e.g. dad will be playing at 1:30pm on the Marucci field) or should you want to know the status of another game for playoff seeding purposes, etc. you may watch at your convenience.
Metal spikes are prohibited at the complex due to the artificial turf.
More detailed information about the event will be available during the coming summer months for the January 2020 tournament.
To register for 2020:
email: email@example.com or call 631-753-6725
30+ Wood, 45+ Wood, 54+ Wood
2019 Champions from Kissimmee, Florida
30+ American: Cleveland Steve's Sports 9, Orlando Lugnuts 2
30+ National: Coral Gables 4, Brandon Bombers 3
45+ American: Clearwater Rays 5, Natick Knights 4
45+ National: Vituro Health Cardinals 6, Boston Wolfpack 5
54+ Wood Bat: Boston Wolfpack 13, Maine Diamond Dogs 4
Previous Holiday Classic Championship Stories listed below:
Coral Gables Athletics 4, Brandon Bombers 3 ‘A’s Dedicate Victory to Fallen Team Captain’ Submitted by Miguel Garcia, Athletics manager Our win was bitter sweet as the A’s lost their long-time team captain, Albert Jardines to cancer two weeks ago. Although, he was still with us at the time of the tournament, the games were […]
Cleveland Steve’s Sports 9, Orlando Lugnuts 2 Submitted by: John Ramsey, manager After winning the National Division Championship last year, we had hopes of trying to repeat, however after a 1-2 pool play record, we fell to the American Division and played a good Orlando team in the championship game. “This was a difficult weekend, […]
Clearwater Ray 5, Natick Knights 4 ‘Rays Start Fast, Hold on for Title’ After a very tough round robin, the Clearwater Rays were ready to square off against the Natick Knights in the 45+ American championship game. Due to injury and players needing to leave the tournament on Sunday the Rays roster had dwindled to 14 […]
Boston Wolfpack 14, Maine Diamond Dogs 4 ‘Wolfpack Plays Two Divisions Simultaneously, Wins 54+ Division’ By Sterling Endicott The Boston Wolfpack, playing in its 19th straight Holiday Classic, utilized 24 guys to play 12 games over four days, plus an extra inning that made 109 total innings. With the debut of the 54+ age division at the […]
Vituro Health Cardinals 6, Boston Wolfpack 5 (10 innings) By Scott McSparen, Cardinals manager After a couple of years competing for the Championship, the Vituro Health Cardinals won the Championship game in 10 innings, with the winning run sliding across home plate after Cardinal shortstop Joe Williams drove a line single into right center field. […]
Cleveland Steve’s Sports 11, Boston Cardinals 7 ‘Jackman and Tillman Take Charge’ By Mike Camunas, Special to MSBL January 15, 2018, Kissimmee, FL — All Cleveland Steve’s Sports needed was 12 players. The eight-time 30+ National Champs added four more out of the player pool and that did the trick. So did the five-run seventh […]
Tampa Thunder 10, Coral Gables A’s 2 ‘Rodriguez Holds A’s to Three Hits’ By Chris Errington, Special to MSBL January 15, 2018, Kissimmee, FL – Not stolen equipment, an extra-inning semifinal or having to play a dominant opponent in the finals could keep the Tampa Thunder from fulfilling a promise a year in the making. […]
Boston Wolfpack 8, Vituro Health Cardinals 1 ‘MVP Benedict Shuts Down Potent Cards’ By Chris Errington, special to MSBL January 15, 2018, Kissimmee, FL – Dave Benedict knew. So too did the Vituro Health Cardinals. In fact, anyone who’s followed the Holiday Classic during the past decade is more than familiar with the script: Give […]
Rhode Island Sea Dogs 16, Tainos 5 ‘Sea Dogs Capture First Title’ Submitted by Kevin Curt, Sea Dogs manager The Rhode Island Sea Dogs rode the outstanding performance of Brian Baker in their semi-final contest into the 2017 Holiday Classic 30+ American Division finals against the Tainos. Andrew Smiley started the championship game on the […]
Boston Cardinals 20, East Coast Cardinals 11 ‘Offense Takes Center Stage in Slugfest’ By: Chris Errington, special to MSBL National January 16, 2017, Kissimmee, FL – Watching his team score 10 runs while sending 14 batters to the plate in the sixth inning, it would have been understandable if Boston Cardinals manager Rich Slamin relaxed, […]
Boston Wolfpack 6, Brooklyn-Chicago Royals 1 ‘Benedict Takes Charge with Six-Hitter’ By: Chris Errington, special to MSBL National January 16, 2017, Kissimmee, FL – The calendar changes as do some of the names and tournament sites, but for all that’s different with the Holiday Classic, one aspect remains the same: The Boston Wolfpack are the […]
Coral Gables Athletics 6, Chicago Rippers 3 ‘Cancel Goes Perfect at the Plate’ By Andy Villamarzo, Special to MSBLNational.com Orlando, FL., January 18, 2016 – Coming off a tough, hard earned win earlier in the day against former Tampa Bay Devil Rays’ pitcher Esteban Yan, Miguel Garcia’s Coral Gables Athletics needed to put together one more […]
East Coast Cardinals 9, Pensacola Pelicans 3 ‘David Hash Secures Emotional Win for Son’ By Chris Errington, Special to MSBLNational.com January 18, 2016, Orlando, FL – For veteran manager David Hash and the East Coast Cardinals, tournament championship game appearances and titles are almost commonplace. This time, it was different. This time, it was for […]
Boston Wolfpack 10, Miami Marlins 4 ‘Bastian and Mercado Lead at the Plate and on the Mound’ By Chris Errington, Special to MSBLNational.com January 18, 2016, Orlando, FL – The Boston Wolfpack sure didn’t enjoy seeing their Holiday Classic tournament end before the championship game a year ago. So they made sure it didn’t happen […]
Chicago Royals 9, Miami Marlins 7 ‘MVP Fernando Toomer Leads the Way’ By Mike Camunas, special to MSBL National January 19, 2015-Kissimmee, FL — It took holding off a late rally, but the Chicago Royals held on to a 9-7 lead to defeat the Miami Marlins and win the 2015 Holiday Classic 45+ Championship at […]
Coral Gables Athletics 9, Florida Cardinals 7 ‘Espinosa and Perez Take Charge’ By Chris Errington, special to MSBL National January 19, 2015, Orlando, FL – After watching the Florida Cardinals stage an unlikely comeback, David Espinosa had only one thought in mind as he led off the top of the tenth inning: Do what he […]
Boston Cardinals 9, Orlando Lugnuts 4 ‘Berroa Pitches Cardinals to Their First Title’ By Chris Errington, special to MSBL National January 19, 2015, Orlando, FL – Looking for his first title and facing an Orlando Lugnuts opponent that’s quickly made a habit of championship game appearances, Boston Cardinals’ manager Rick Slamin knew exactly where to […]
Tainos Indians 6, Pensacola Royals 3 By Jeff McGaw, MSBLNational.com Orlando, Fla. , — Tournament MVP Nathan Santiago tossed a complete game and Rico Carty Jr. had three hits and three RBI as the Tainos Indians beat the Pensacola Royals 6-3 to win the Holiday Classic at Disney MABL title. Carty’s bases-loaded double in […]
Wolfpack plays in 14th Disney final, wins 9th crown You can lead a ‘Pack to Disney but you can’t make’m stink By Jeff McGaw, MSBLNational.com Orlando Florida, Jan. 20, 2014 — Jeff Fox had three hits, including a three-run double and scored twice, and Russ Ward had two hits and two RBI as the Boston […]
Orlando Lugnuts 3, East Coast Cardinals 2 By Jeff McGaw, MSBLNational.com Orlando Florida, Jan. 20, 2014 – Funny how things can change in a year. Just a year earlier Chris Fisher and his then Orlando Brewer/Lugnut teammates watched the East Coast Cardinals celebrate a 3-2 finals win at the Disney. Cardinal pitcher Kevin Lidle […]
Orlando, Fla., Jan. 17, 2013 — Andres Castro and Carlos Mustiola threw a combined no-hitter today as their Deportiva Venezuela team defeated the Chicago Orioles 11-1 in the opening round of MABL division at the Holiday Classic at Disney. The no-hitter, thrown in Champion Stadium, was the first in the 14 year history of the […]
Fish don’t flop at Disney Classic Miami-Dade Marlins 4, Florida Cardinals 0 By Staff Reports Nick Renault and Leandro Cespedes threw a combined shut-out as the Miami Dade Marlins defeated the Florida Cardinals 4-0 to claim 18-and-over gold at the MSBL’s Holiday Classic at Disney over the Martin Luther King day weekend. Second baseman Norbert […]
Brew-Nuts close, but no cigar Lidle outduels Weis, Cardinals beat Brewers 3-2 By MSBLNational.com staff reports It was everything an adult baseball championship game should be, and it is exhibit A in the case for why people attend tournaments like the Holiday Classic at Disney. The East Coast Cardinals successfully defended their 30-and-over Disney Classic […]
Wolfpack 4, Vikings 2 Wolfpack claims sixth straight Disney title By MSBLNational Staff Reports ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, Kissimmee, Fl. — Disney owns everything it seems, but the Boston Wolfpack owns Disney – at least the part of it where the MSBL Holiday Classic is concerned. Behind the strong pitching of starter Jim […]
Coral Gables Athletics 12, New York All Stars 4 By Chris Errington, MSBL On-Line Kissimmee, Fla. – Once upon a time the Coral Gables A’s showed up to as tournament and called themselves “the bridesmaids,” according to head coach Miguel Garcia. That’s what watching the other guys win will do to a team. So when […]
East Coast Cardinals 8, East Coast All Stars 1 The EC Cardinals, managed by David Hash, claimed the 30-and-over crown at the 2012 Holiday Classic By Chris Errington, MSBL On-Line Kissimmee, Fla. – The East Coast Cardinals are no stranger to winning. In the past 12 months the team compiled a 43-3 record. They won […]
Boston Wolfpack 7, Birmingham Yankees 3 By Chris Errington, MSBL On-Line Kissimmee, Fla. – When you’ve been as successful as the Boston Wolfpack have at national MSBL tournaments, it’s no wonder their name precedes them. The Holiday Classic at Disney, played at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex, was no different. Dominating the competition […]