AF Youth Baseball News & Announcements

Field Clean-up Day Saturday April 6th

Jan 15, 2019

A HUGE thank you to everyone who came out to make our field cleanup day a great success.  As we go throughout the season please remember to pick up anything that doesn’t belong there.  Teams clean out your dugouts after every game, parents and other spectators please clean up around you.  We appreciate your help…

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Skills Clinic

Jan 15, 2019

We are hoping to be able to host another baseball clinic in 2019.  Please check back later for more details. Below is an FYI flyer from our last clinic in 2017.  

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2019 Bat Rules

Jan 15, 2019

The bat rules have changed, beginning January 2018. All players in all divisions of the Cal Ripken (Rookies through Majors) are required to use a bat with a “USA Baseball” stamp. All outside bats, meeting the 2 5/8 criteria, that are brought into the league and not provided by the league, must be preapproved. Please…

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League-wide Weather Policy

Jan 15, 2019

Alert: Mother Nature wants to play a little “snow”ball with us….. so in order for our amazing 6-8 year old Rookies have a “first” good experience with baseball, we have decided to postpone Rookies tryouts for March 16th, at 12:00pm (noon), same location, Pony field in American Fork. There is no weather hotline in the…

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2019 AFYBL Divisions

Jan 15, 2019

Athletes signing up for Babe Ruth, Majors, Minors and Rookies divisions are drafted to teams as tryouts are designed to keep teams as even as possible.  This helps promote a more competitive atmosphere.  It also helps motivate the athletes to create new friendships and memories that will last a lifetime all the while encouraging them…

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2019 AFYBL Tryout Information

Mar 11, 2018

11-12 yr old tryouts- March 11th 4:30pm Pony Ball field, 600 N Center St. Am. Fork If your player was on a Major league team last year, in the AFYBL, he/she will not need to attend tryouts. He/she will remain on the roster of that same team. ALL other 11-12 yr olds MUST attend tryouts,…

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Rookie and Minor All-Star tournament

Jun 11, 2017

   

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Playoffs

May 3, 2017

As summer rapidly approaches and vacations are wanting to be scheduled, we wanted to make sure that everyone is aware of end of season dates. Post season playoffs/tournament will begin May 27th and will culminate with the Majors Championship and closing day on June 5th.  Almost every game will be on the same days and…

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Coaching helps

Apr 30, 2017

Hey coaches,  during my 9 years of coaching in this league, I have found and used a great resource.   That is qcbaseball.com  this site has many important items to help you as a coach, help your improve your team’s skills and helps everyone have fun doing it.  There are videos,  tutorials,  practice plans,  games…

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Pitch Hit & Run Competition

Apr 20, 2017

2019 Pitch Hit & Run details coming soon.   American Fork Recreation is hosting the Pitch Hit & Run competition.  See how your player stacks up against kids their own age.  This free event will take place on Saturday, April 22nd from 10am to noon. WeKnowBaseball is teaming up with Scotts and Major League Baseball…

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