Last Updated: 8 February 2016
  • City Ordinance: No Pets at MBI Fields
  • 2016 Rule Book now available: Click on "Forms, Handouts and Rules"
  • NO SMOKING and no e-cigarettes at all MBI Fields (Per city ordinance)
  • City Ordinance: No Pets at MBI Fields
  • UMPIRES: Contact Marilyn for the password to the Umpire Page
Today's Game Field Status
City Lake Park
Hanby
Kimbrough-Blue
Kimbrough-Green
Valley Creek-Blue
Valley Creek-Green
Valley Creek-Maroon
Valley Creek-Orange
Headlines
MBI Frequently Asked Questions & Rainout Notification Info
Hubert Terry
Get Acrobat Reader
Girls Softball
Online Forms: Registration etc
Online Player Signup Form
MBI League Team Signup
Umpire Application
Other Forms

RB Designworks

Mesquite Baseball Inc.

We Need Team Managers & Coaches

In the 8u & 9u leagues, we are in need of team managers and coaches.  Parents of players who have not yet been assigned to teams will be asked to step up and manage a team so that all the kids who WANT to play GET to play.  Don't wait and let "the other guy or gal" do it, VOLUNTEER NOW!.  
8u contact Kelly McCabe at 469-628-5408
9u contact Wayne Benat at 469-628-5410
==========================================================================================

Team & Player Registration for Spring 2016
 
Click Player Signup or Team Signup from the menu at right.
(Under Online Forms)

(Players will be contacted for team placement beginning approximately Jan 20.)
 
Player Registration period ends Feb 14
Players who register after Feb 14 will be placed on a waiting list and assigned only as roster spots become available.

Teams may register through March 1.

(15u-18u players & teams may register through early May)

MBI Welcomes teams & players from the entire area!
There are NO out-of-district fees for players & teams who reside outside of Mesquite! 
 
   
NOTE:  Players in the 15u-18u age groups will be contacted beginning in late April.
The 15u-18u season will begin approximately May 8. 
*****************************************************************************************************************************

 
Attention Spring 2016 Team Managers - Upcoming Events
 
Numerous Changes to Procedures and Fields for 2016
Team Managers:  Please Attend this Meeting
Contact your League Commissioner if you have questions.
 
1st Team Managers Meeting:  Age Groups:  4 through 14u
(Attendance is mandatory for all team managers)
 
Tuesday Jan 19 - 7:00 PM. 
Location:  New Community Church
2600 East Glen Blvd.
 '''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
 2nd Team Managers Meeting:
Who:  Team managers in 4, 5u, 6u, 7u, 8u & all team managers new to MBI
 
Tuesday, Feb 9 @ 7:00
Location:  Wildwood  Baptist Church
'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
On-Field Coaching Clinic:
Highly recommended for new team managers & new coaches
Especially those in the Age 4, 5u, 6u, 7u & 8u leagues.
 
Saturday Feb 20 @ 2:00
Valley Creek
'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
Coaching Clinic & Team Mom Meeting:
Who:  All interested (especially new managers & team moms)
 
Tuesday, Feb 23 @ 7:00
Location:  Wildwood  Baptist Church
'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
Team Packet Turn-In
Who:  ALL TEAM MANAGERS (All age levels) 
 
Saturday Feb 27:  Time TBA
Location:  Wildwood  Baptist Church
''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''' 
 Team Registration (Team League fees due)
 DATE:   Sat March 5
Location:  Resource One Credit Union on N. Galloway Ave
Time:  4u-8u Teams:  1:15 - 2:15 pm
            9u - 14u Teams:  2:15 - 3:00 pm
 
 
(Meeting Dates for 15u-18u Teams is TBA)
*****************************************************************************************************************************
 
 

Are you new to Mesquite Baseball and do you have questions?  
 
Most answers (including who to call) can be found in the MBI Frequently  Asked Questions  Section.  Access the FAQ under the Headlines section, at the right hand-side of the MBI website welcome page.
*****************************************************************************************************************************

Player Age Eligibility for Fall 2015 & Spring 2016 Seasons
(Note:  During the Fall season, players play at the level at which they will play during the following Spring)

LEAGUE DOB RANGE
Age 4 5/1/2011 - 4/30/2012
5U 5/1/2010 - 4/30/2011
6U 5/1/2009 - 4/30/2010
7U 5/1/2008 - 4/30/2009
8U 5/1/2007 - 4/30/2008
9U 5/1/2006 - 4/30/2007
10U 5/1/2005 - 4/30/2006
11U 5/1/2004 - 4/30/2005
12U 5/1/2003 - 4/30/2004
13U 5/1/2002 - 4/30/2003
14U 5/1/2001 - 4/30/2002
15U-16U 5/1/1999 - 4/30/2001
17U-18U 5/1/1997 - 4/30/1999
 
The age that the player will be on April 30, 2016 determines the age level at which he or she will play in Fall 2015 and Spring 2016. 

See the "Frequently Asked Questions" section under HEADLINES (at right) for more league information
_________________________________________________________________________________________________
 

MBI is now accepting applications for both new umpires and experienced umpires for the Spring 2016 season. Interested individuals may click on "UMPIRE APPLICATION" (link on right side of welcome page) to submit an application.
 
Spring 2016:  Minimum age is 16 for new applicants.
(Must be turning 16 before 3/1/2016)
 
For additional information regarding being an MBI Umpire, click the "Umpire Schedule and Info" link, in the main menu of the welcome page.
 
NOTE:  Returning umpires are also asked to submit the Umpire Application Form.
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________

On
Meetings for all individuals who are interested in umpiring in MBI for Spring 2016 will be held as follows:

On-Field Training Sessions
Who:  Mandatory for all new applicants.  Highly encouraged for returning MBI umpires whose first season was Fall 2015

Session 1:  Sat Feb 20 @ 10 AM
Session 2:  Sun Feb 28 @ 2 PM
Place:  Valley Creek Park
(Both on-field sessions are mandatory for new applicants.)
--------------------------------------------------------------                   
 
Indoor Meeting
Who:  All returning MBI Umpires and all new applicants.  (Everyone)

 
Date:  Tuesday, March 1
Place:  Wildwood Baptist Church.   531 S. Walker St.
Time:   7:00 PM  (Arrive a bit early to sign in)

-------------------------------------------------------------- 
Indoor Meeting
Who:  New applicants only

 
Date:  Thursday, March 3
Place:  Wildwood Baptist Church.   531 S. Walker St.
Time:   7:00 PM  (Arrive a bit early to sign in)

 
============================================================================

Individuals who have NOT previously umpired in MBI are welcome to attend these sessions.  We will have a limited number of new umpire slots available for the Spring season.  New applicants MUST attend all meetings, plus the on-field training in order to be considered for assignment to games this season.

All Umpire applicants age 18 and older (both new and returnees) will be required to submit a Background Check form.  The background check form must be submitted at Session 1 or 2 in order to be considered eligible for umpiring in MBI.  (There is no fee for background checks this year)

Additional questions regarding umpiring in MBI should be emailed to:  jamsaams@yahoo.com
________________________________________________________________________________________________

Click the below links for special MBI offers from Dick's Sporting Goods.
 
_______________________________________________________________________________

FIELD STATUS

The playability status of game fields can be found at the right-hand side of this welcome page, beneath the Headlines section.  This status will typically be updated by 4 PM on weekdays, by 8 AM on Saturdays and by 1 PM on Sundays.

Green = playable
Yellow = Game Time Decision (show up ready to play)
Red = Not playable
_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Click Here to See Spring 2016 "per team" League Fees

  

Spring 2016 "per team" League Fees
*****************************************************************************************************************************


Click Here to See This Video

Watch this amazing and entertaining baseball video.
*****************************************************************************************************************************

The next MBI Board Meeting will be <Date TBA> @ 7:00 PM 

The public is welcome to attend and observe.
Location:  Dunford Recreation Center

For Directions, click "Maps to Fields & Facilities" from the menu at left.
 
Anyone who wishes to speak at the board meeting and/or add an item to the meeting agenda should contact MBI by email to mbi75181@yahoo.com providing details of the request.  All agenda items must be approved at least 24 hours in advance of the board meeting time in order to appear on the agenda.
*****************************************************************************************************************************

For maps and directions on how to get to Mesquite Ballfields, click on "Maps to Facilities" at left. Then use the drop-down menu to select the field or facility of your choice.
***************************************************************************************************************************************

Submit a Question to MBI

To submit a question, click on the "MBI Officials" link, under the Main Menu on the left-hand side of the welcome page.  Click the contact button located next to the name of the individual whom you wish to contact.  For general questions, use the contact button located next to the "MBI Mailbox" line item.

Please allow up to 72 hours for your message to be returned.  If your matter is urgent, consider calling one of the listed MBI Officials.*****************************************************************************************************************************