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Gigs For Vigs 11/29/14
11/26/2014
Greetings and Happy Thanksgiving To All MBA Families!   We...
Coach Twenge Holiday Baseball Camps
11/16/2014
Dear MBA, Please see the attached link to Minnetonka HS Coach...
Minnetonka Baseball Academy Clinics
11/07/2014
Minnetonka Baseball Parents, The New Minnetonka Baseball Academy...
The Number-One Risk For Arm Injuries....
11/02/2014
A good read during the off season.  Please see this link from...
League Bat Specifications
01/06/2011
Little League: Click here to find the latest bat information,...
 
Gigs For Vigs 11/29/14
Greetings and Happy Thanksgiving To All MBA Families!
 
We want to make sure our community is aware of an amazing event happening this Thanksgiving Weekend.  This is a great opportunity for our community to get together, reconnect and at the same time support, the family of Andrew Viger.
 
A group of friends are hosting "The First Gig for Vigs" on Saturday, November 29th from 6:00 - 10:00 pm at Minnetonka High School.  Tickets for the event are $15 in advance ($20 at the door) and are available at www.andrewviger.com   The ticket includes food, prizes and live music.  Proceeds from the event will go to the Andrew Viger Benevolence Fund
 
Please like our facebook page:  www.facebook.com/GigsforVigs
or follow us on twitter and instagram:  @GigsforVigs
 
You can check out Andrew's progress on his caring bridge page.   http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/andrewviger/journal

 

Interested in donating, being an event sponsor,  or have other questions, contact us at info@andrewviger.com
 
We know so many people asked when Andrew was hurt what they could do and we are working hard on this event to "Help Bring Andrew Home."   Please consider working a shift at the event, coming and/or showing your support. 
 

by posted 11/26/2014
Coach Twenge Holiday Baseball Camps

Dear MBA,

Please see the attached link to Minnetonka HS Coach Paul Twenge's Holiday Baseball Camp December 29, 30, 31

http://www.minnetonkadiamondclub.org/.

Below is a personal  message from Coach Twenge....

 

We are very excited to offer the

Minnetonka  Holiday Baseball Camp

December 29-31, 2014.

 

Camp will be led by Paul Twenge, Minnetonka High School Coach.

All sessions will be held at the Tonka Dome.

 

Each session focuses on various baseball skills -

select the sessions your child would like to participate in.

 

Please register as soon as possible as the sessions will fill up quickly.

 

 

Please let me know if you have any questions.  Thank you.

 

 

-Paul

 

 

 


by posted 11/16/2014
Minnetonka Baseball Academy Clinics

Minnetonka Baseball Parents,

The New Minnetonka Baseball Academy has been created to give Minnetonka Baseball Players an opportunity to improve their skills and learn from the Minnetonka High School Baseball Coaches and Players.  Click Here for details on the Clinics being offered starting in January this Winter.

*****Registration is now open*****  Link to Registration

Or you can go to the Minnetonka Baseball Association web site 

Under the Registration tab (on the upper right corner) click on the Minnetonka Baseball Academy.

Any Questions please contact -

Dave Mauer - dave.m@highmark-builders.com or

Rob Hager - hager500@hotmail.com 


by posted 11/07/2014
The Number-One Risk For Arm Injuries....

A good read during the off season.  Please see this link from the Official Parent Newsletter of Little League Baseball and Softball:

http://www.littleleague.org/learn/newsletters/ParentConnection/2014/tpcoctober14/number-one-risk-of-arm-injuries.htm

 


by posted 11/02/2014
League Bat Specifications

Little League:


Click here to find the latest bat information, including the Little League Baseball rules and regulations governing bats, definition of terms, the moratorium on the use of composite bats, and a series of frequently asked questions, with answers.


Babe Ruth:


http://www.baberuthleague.org/media/14304/BATRULES2014.pdf


Metro Baseball League:

For the 2013 MBL/MBT season all bats in the 11 – 14 year old age group, big barrel bats must have the NEW USSSA Approved 1.15 BPF stamp on its taper, Babe Ruth Approved 1.15 BPF stamp or BBCOR stamp. For small barrel bats (2 1/4"), 10 - 13 year olds use all of the above stamps or you can also use bats that have the old approved USSSA 1.15 mark or it can have any 1.15 stamp on the bat. 15 year olds must use a BBCOR bat (Batted Ball Coefficient or Restitution). See link below.

http://www.usssa.com/usssa/usssa-general/NewUSSSABaseballBatMarks.pdf

 
If you have any questions please feel free to contact any MBA Board Member.


 


by posted 01/06/2011
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