Age Groups and Eligibility
Participant’s age is determined as of July 17, 2021. Example: if your child is 6 during the competition but turns 7 on or before July 17, 2021, they will compete as a 7 year old. All participants 7 and older must register online with MLB® to participate and proof of participant age will be required.
All participants will compete in 1 of 5 age groups: 4-6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14 based on the participants age on July 17, 2021. Participants must choose either baseball or softball division and complete the entire competition in that division. All Local Championship division winners will be recognized, and division winners for each age group, except 4-6, may have the opportunity to advance* to the Team Championships.
* Local Champions are NOT guaranteed advancement. Scores will be submitted to MLB and compared to other area Local Champions. PHR Headquarters will notify Champions of advancement to the Team Championships.