Play Ball

Welcome to the Great Lakes Bay Miracle League.  Below is detailed information for families interested in having their child play baseball with the Miracle League.

Spring 2014 Season

Our 4th Season of Miracle League baseball will run from April 26th through June 21st. Games will be played on Saturday’s beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Opening Day ceremonies on April 26th will begin at 9:30 a.m. No Games will be played over Memorial Day Weekend.

Player registration for our Spring 2014 season is now open.  The registration fee is $35 per player and you must register by April 17th.  No child will be turned away because of an inability to pay.  If you cannot afford the registration fee, your child’s participation is made possible by generous donors.

Visit our Volunteer section to register to be a game day volunteer.

Player Registration


Participants

The Great Lakes Bay Miracle League is dedicated to providing a safe and enjoyable baseball experience for children with mental or physical disabilities. We welcome girls and boys between the ages of 5 and 18, regardless of his or her previous experience or level of ability.  If you have a child that is than 18 and is interested in participating, please contact Bill Wheeler at 989.777.0940 ext. 222.

Teams

After the registration period ends, each player is assigned to a team.  Each team has three coaches, and each player is assigned a buddy for the season who provides encouragement and assists with hitting the ball and rounding the bases.

A week prior to the start of the season an e-mail will be sent with detailed information regarding Opening Day!

If you or your company are interested in sponsoring a team, please download and print the form.  As a team sponsor, you will receive your company’s name will be on the team uniforms and will be listed on our website and on our team sponsor banner displayed at the ball field.

Uniforms

All players will receive a baseball jersey and cap at opening day.  Players can wear any shoes except cleats, and can bring their own glove, if they have one.  Bats and balls are all provided for you.

Field and Directions

All games are played at Frank N. Andersen Recreational Complex, within Liberty Park, in Bridgeport Township. The park is located at 3906 Southfield Dr., Saginaw, MI 48601. Click here to see a map.

You can visit our FAQ section for more information, or feel free to contact us at (989) 777.0940 ext. 222 if you need further assistance or email us at bwheeler@bridgeportmi.org.

We hope to see you at the ballpark!