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T-Ball Spring 2024

East Ridge Parks and Rec offers T-Ball for boys and girls ages 3 and 4.

  • Registration: January 1 - March 1
  • Registration Link: CLOSED
  • Player age as of May 1, 2024
  • Season: March 25 - May 2

Fee is $45.00 per player. Will include Jersey, Pants, and Hat.

  1. Practice depends on the coach. Could practice Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 6:00-6:45 or 6:45-7:15.
  2. 6 Game Schedule. One game per week. (Everything will depend on number of teams)
  3. All games will be at Camp Jordan.

If you're interested in coaching, please email Avery Gallam at agallam@eastridgetn.gov


2023 8U League Champions

East Ridge Spring 2024 Baseball

East Ridge Baseball has partnered with D-Bat! By signing up with East Ridge your kid will be able to go to D-Bat and get a free swing card each day (Friday through Sunday).  

We offer baseball to kids ages 5 through 12 years old. We will play 12-14 game schedule with games on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.  Tournaments are offered on the weekends to enter and that is up to the coach and the team. We play at Camp Jordan, Harrison, Lookout Valley, Fort O, Chickamauga, and Rock Spring. 

  • Registration: January 1 - March 1
  • Registration Link: CLOSED
  • Player age as of May 1, 2024
  • Pre-Season Tournament: March 29-31
  • Season: March 25 - May 16
  • End of the Season Tournament: May 20-24 
  1. Baseball Ages: 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, and 11/12.
  2. Age as of May 1, 2024.

Fee is $100.00 Includes Jersey, Pants, Socks, Belt, Hat, and D-Bat Partnership. 

Teams will play 2 games during the week. 6:15 PM or 7:30 PM.

Practice should start around the week of March 4.  Practice times are 6:00 pm and 7:15pm.  Once season has started, practices are limited. We will offer Wednesday night for any team that would like to practice as that will be the only time, we have fields open.

Baseball players/parents are to provide a glove and cleats.  Helmet and Bat are optional as other kids may have one to share. If you want your own, then we suggest you buy it. These items may be purchased at any local retailer.

For Rec Softball please visit: Softball (eastridgeparksandrec.com)

Hubba Bubba / Big League

East Ridge Parks & Recreation would like to present the Hubba Bubba and Big League for kids 12 through 16! These two leagues are to help kids get ready for school ball. We want kids to be able to get some exposure and reps in to help them become a better baseball player on and off the field. 

  • The Hubba Bubba League will be for kids ages 12 through 14. 
  • The Big League will be for kids ages 14 through 16.
  • Player Age as of August 1st. 

These two leagues will play a 12-14 game schedule. We will play games at Camp Jordan, Hixson, Lookout Valley, East Brainerd, Signal Mtn, Snow Hill, Harrison, Ooltewah, and North Ga. 

  • Registration: March 19 - May 19
  • Registration Link: OPEN
  • Season: June 3 through July 25
  • End of the Season Tournament: July 29 - August 1

Cost is $100.00 per player. Fee includes Jersey, Pants, Belt, Hat, and D-Bat Partnership. 


Interested in Coaching? This is the corner for you

East Ridge Parks and Rec are always welcoming volunteer coaches. We look for passionate people, know the game, respect the game, and willing to give back to the kids. It starts with you in order to have a successful season. 

If you have any questions or want more information reach out to Avery Gallam 423-710-6100 or agallam@eastridgetn.gov

In order to be a coach, you will have to complete the following things below:

  • Background Check Click the link  
  • Heads up concussion training Click the following link  
  • Sudden Cardiac-Arrest Training Click the following link or form

 

Parents & Kids

All children in the park are required to have a parent or guardian with them at all times. To prevent kids from getting hurt, lost, or tearing things up we ask everyone to work together to keep each other safe. 

Dizzy Dean Baseball

East Ridge Parks and Recreation plays Dizzy Dean baseball and softball.

Lost and Found

If anything is found or left behind at the park, please send an email to agallam@eastridgetn.gov or text 423-710-6100.

Baseball Program Information

The City of East Ridge recreational baseball program is open to players ages 3 through 16. We want your kids not only to have fun but also be with a program where your kid can learn the game and grow.

  • T-Ball is 3/4
  • Coach Pitch is 5/6 and 7/8
  • Kid Pitch is 9/10, 11/12

The age group determination cut-off date is (Age prior to May 1st) of the current year. Participants may play up a division but may not play down.

  • Hubba Bubba Leage will play on 54/80. Ages 12 through 14. 
  • Big League will play on 60/90. Ages 14 through 16.

Player age as of August 8th. 

Questions call:

Avery Gallam

Avery Gallam

Athletics Coordinator

Phone: 423-710-6100

John-Jacob McSpadden

John-Jacob McSpadden

Athletic Coordinator

Phone: 4238887640