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On weekdays, ALL fields will be evaluated between 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM where rainfall is a factor in determining whether a field is playable or not.

On Weekends, ALL fields will be evaluated between 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM (for morning games), around 12:00 PM (for afternoon games), and again between 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (for evening games) where rainfall is a factor in determining whether a field is playable or not. Since games are played all day on weekends, it's possible that afternoon and evening games could still be playable. This information will be updated as needed.

* * ALL Games/Practices for Tuesday 6/25/2019 will be played as scheduled. * *

Mission Statement

"..to implant firmly in the youth of our community the ideals of good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, courage and reverence. The objective will be achieved by providing a supervised baseball program. The attainment of exceptional skills or the winning of games shall be secondary to the prime goal of molding ethical young adults."

Posted On:  6/4/2019  at  9:00:55 AM

2020 Rams Competitive Teams Tryouts

Tryouts for the 2020 Rams Competitive Teams are right around the corner. Don't miss out on this opportunity. Tryouts will be on July 1st and 2nd. More details to come over the next week or so.

Posted On:  3/25/2019  at  12/29/1899 11:38:57 PM

NEW Warm Up Rule

The City of Ralston has asked us to keep the grass healthy as we open the fields this year.

1. That you warm up 15-20 feet off the foul lines ALWAYS.
2. That you change your directions each day.

* * Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: Warm up East to West
Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat Warmup PDF

* * Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday: Warm up North and South.
Tue, Thu, Sun Warmup PDF

Posted On:  3/16/2019  at  2:21:57 PM

Severe Weather Awareness

I'd like to bring to your attention that Severe Weather Season is approaching and as coaches, commissioners, parents, & board members, we need to be aware of what to do in the event that severe weather pops up rapidly while at the fields.

For Pierson, Crown, & Wager: Take the teams to the nearest restroom building and take appropriate measures.

For Meadows, Middle School, & RHS: We are still waiting to hear what the schools would recommend for each location.

I know we all want to get games/practices in but do not put the kids at risk. Umpires make the call for suspension of a game if lightning is in the area. If lightning is spotted, I would suggest that players go to their parent's cars and wait until play resumes or the game is called. If you are at Pierson, and there is enough time, tarp the mound and home plate only if there is sufficient time. Most of all, please make smart decision based on the safety of the kids, not the game. Thank you all for giving your time to all our players. Let's hope the rest of the season goes well and we can get the games in.

Posted On:  1/29/2019  at  10:20:21 AM

Important 2019 Dates To Remember

March 8th: Final date to register

March 9/10th: Teams created, head coaches, Ralston High School 3p-5p

Week of March 18th: Coaches contact players

March 23rd: Equipment check out, Pierson field, 10:00 -11:30

Week of 3/25: Practices can begin given weather and field conditions.

PENDING: Ralston High School Baseball Camp, $35.00 to register

PENDING: Ralston Baseball @ Dicks Sporting Goods Day 20% off!

Sunday, April 28th: Annual Bill Stekis Free Baseball clinic @ 3:30 Ameritrade, free game CU vs Xavier, registration at www.billsteckis.com is required.

Week of April 15th: Mandatory team scrimmages.

Week of April 15th: Mandatory umpire training at scrimmages

April 27th: Opening day at all fields

Memorial Day weekend observed Saturday - Monday. Games will be played Friday and resume Tuesday.

June 6th: Field of Dreams with the Storm Chasers. 250 tickets available at $10 each. Normally $17 each.

Week of June 17th: Yearling and Mustang tournaments start & conclude by 7/1

Week of June 24: Bronco and Pony tournaments start & conclude by 7/1

July 8th: All Star Recreational championship for Mustang to Pony ages.

Email Questions To:
Executive Board: execboard@ralstonbaseball.org
Aaron Savine - President: president@ralstonbaseball.org
Tammi Bray - VP: vp_administration@ralstonbaseball.org
Sal Christy - Shetland League: shetland@ralstonbaseball.org
Tammi Bray - Yearling League: yearling@ralstonbaseball.org
Jason Nihsen - Mustang League: mustang@ralstonbaseball.org
Matt Means - Bronco League: bronco@ralstonbaseball.org
Exec Board - Pony League: pony@ralstonbaseball.org

Posted On:  12/1/2018  at  9:39:00 AM

Rules Change For Yearling and Mustang Leagues

RABA and LaVista Commissioners met in September and discussed the need to update the rules for both the Yearling and Mustang Leagues to make them more competitive at a recreational level during inner-league play. The rules will be posted as soon as they have been updated.

RABA's Wall of Honor

RABA has placed a new sign or "Wall of Honor" at Pierson Field. The base of the sign will form the shape of a baseball and will be made up of three different sized pavers. The medium & large pavers will make up the outside ring of the base and the smaller pavers will make up the the rest of the base. We are taking donations for these pavers at a cost of $75 for the small pavers, $100 for the medium pavers, and $150 for the larger pavers. Included with the donation price is the engraving cost.  The small pavers will have a maximum of 20 letters, the medium pavers will have a maximum of 25 letters, and the large pavers will have a maximum of 35 letters.  If you are interested in donating you can do so by filling out the online form and pay using a credit card or print it out and mail it to the address at the bottom of the form.

If you have any questions regarding the Recreation League please send an email to the
VP Recreation League ( Email Questions To ) at:  vp_recreation@ralstonbaseball.org.

If you have any questions regarding the Competitive League please send an email to the
VP Competitive League ( Email Questions To ) at:  vp_competitive@ralstonbaseball.org.

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Alone At The Plate

He pulls on a helmet, picks up the bat, and walks to the plate, "Gotta hit, and that's that!"

The crowd starts to yell, the game's on the line, last inning, two outs, the score's nine to nine!

Dad yells, "GO GET IT!", and mom wrings her hands, coach hollers, "HIT IT!", but alone there he stands.

Heroes are made in seconds such as this, but he's just a little boy, what if he should miss?

Years after this game's ended and he's little no more, will he remember the outcome or even the score?

No, he'll have forgotten if he was out, hit, or a run, he'll only look back on his friends and the fun.

So cheer this boy on, alone with his fate, help him remember with fondness this stand at the plate.

Spend your time wisely and help in his quest to be a hitter with confidence and always his best.

And when the game's over, this boy can stand tall, for you've helped him prepare to give it his all!

-- taken from "You Can Teach Hitting"
by Dusty Baker

No Scheduled Recreation League
Regular Season Games On:
Tuesday  6/25/2019

No Scheduled Recreation League
Regular Season Games On:
Wednesday  6/26/2019

No Scheduled Recreation League
Regular Season Games On:
Thursday  6/27/2019

No Scheduled Recreation League
Tournament Games On:
Tuesday  6/25/2019

No Scheduled Recreation League
Tournament Games On:
Wednesday  6/26/2019

No Scheduled Recreation League
Tournament Games On:
Thursday  6/27/2019

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