Last Updated: 2 March 2015
  • City Ordinance: No Pets at MBI Fields
  • 2015 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
Days until 2015 games begin
10 Days
Online Forms: Registration etc
Online Player Signup Form
MBI League Team Signup
Umpire Application
Other Forms
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2015 Spring Team Fees Due
MBI Frequently Asked Questions & Rainout Notification Info
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The City of Mesquite has informed MBI that due to the recent wet weather, all athletic fields are closed until further notice.  We will advise when the fields become available.
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Spring 2015 Player Registration & Assignment Status

Most teams in the age 4-14u age groups are full.  Some roster openings do exist in some age groupsIf player has not yet registered, do so and you will be contacted if roster spots are available.  If you have already registered your child and have not yet been contacted by a coach or league official, contact the appropriate League Commissioner listed below:
 
LEAGUE DOB RANGE League Commissioner Contact Info
Age 4 5/1/2010 - 4/30/2011 Jenafer Wade jenaferwade@hotmail.com
5u-6u 5/1/2008 - 4/30/2010 Carrie Skinner MBICarrie@gmail.com
7u-8u 5/1/2006 - 4/30/2008 Kelly McCabe mbi.kmccabe@yahoo.com
9u-10u 5/1/2004 - 4/30/2006 Nate Benson mbi.nateb@gmail.com
11u-12u 5/1/2002 - 4/30/2004 John Skinner mesquitebaseballofficial@gmail.com
13u-14u 5/1/2000 - 4/30/2002 Paul Ballard mbiballard@yahoo.com
15u-18u 5/1/1996 - 4/30/2000 Seth St. Clair stclair321@yahoo.com
 
We will accept new team registrations in the 4-14u age group through March 6.

NOTE:  If your child is in the 15u-18u age group, you will not be contacted until approximately late April. The 15u-18u season begins in early May.
  
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MBI 60th Anniversary Celebration

 

In 2015 MBI will celebrate 60 years of youth baseball in Mesquite (1955 - 2015)

Opening Day festivities will be held on Saturday, April 11.  This will be a day set aside for fun activities all day including a parade of teams and an impressive Fireworks Show at Valley  Creek.  Come early,  stay late.

Rundown of Opening Day activities that are planned:

-  Parade of all MBI Spring 2015 teams
-  Home Run Derby with 60th Anniversary Pins
-  T-Shirts for all coaches and players
-  Bounce House & Face-Painting
-  Fireworks Display at 8:30 PM

Pitch, Hit & Run Flyer (click to view)
Home Run Derby Flyer (click to view)

 

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Attention Spring 2015 Team Managers - Upcoming Events
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 20 - 7:00 PM. 
Location:  New Community Church
2600 East Glen Blvd.
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2nd Team Managers Meeting:
Who:  All team managers in the 4, 5u, 6u, 7u, 8u leagues
Who:  All team managers who are new to MBI
Who:  All team managers who missed the Jan 20 meeting.
 
Tuesday Feb 17 - 7:00 PM. 
Location:  New Community Church
2600 East Glen Blvd.
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  Team Packet turn-in
 DATE/Time:   Feb 26:  5:00 - 6:00 PM
Location:  Lakeside Activity Center:   101 Holley Park Drive
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 Team Registration (Team League fees due)
 DATE:   Sat March 7
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)
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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.
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Player Age Eligibility for Fall 2014 & Spring 2015 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 5/1/2010 - 4/30/2011
5U 5/1/2009 - 4/30/2010
6U 5/1/2008 - 4/30/2009
7U 5/1/2007 - 4/30/2008
8U 5/1/2006 - 4/30/2007
9U 5/1/2005 - 4/30/2006
10U 5/1/2004 - 4/30/2005
11U 5/1/2003 - 4/30/2004
12U 5/1/2002 - 4/30/2003
13U 5/1/2001 - 4/30/2002
14U 5/1/2000 - 4/30/2001
15U-16U 5/1/1998 - 4/30/2000
17U-18U 5/1/1996 - 4/30/1998
 

The age that the player will be on April 30, 2015 determines the age level at which he or she will play in Fall 2014 and Spring 2015. 
See the "Frequently Asked Questions" section under HEADLINES (at right) for more league information
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Meetings for all individuals who are interested in umpiring in MBI for Spring 2015 will be held as follows:

On-Field Training Session
Who:  Mandatory for all new applicants.  Highly encouraged for returning MBI umpires whose first season was Fall 2014

Date:  Sunday, March 15.   (Please note the date change)
Place:  Valley Creek Park
Time:  4:00 PM  (Arrive a few minutes early to sign in)

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Indoor Meeting
Who:  All returning MBI Umpires and all new applicants.  (Everyone)

 
Date:  Wednesday, March 4
Place: Lakeside Activity Center.   101 Holley Park Drive
Time:  6:30 PM for new applicants
Time:   7:00 PM for returning umpires.

 

** Starting this season all paychecks will be delivered by direct deposit and no checks will be mailed. In order to complete the paperwork for this you must bring a voided check to the March 4th meeting.  We will not be able to schedule you for games until this paperwork is completed. 

 
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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
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Click Here to See Spring 2015 "per team" League Fees

  

Spring 2015 "per team" League Fees

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Click here for information about MBI Craft Bazaar
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MBI is now accepting applications for both new umpires and experienced umpires for the Spring 2015 season. Interested individuals may click on "UMPIRE APPLICATION" (link on right side of welcome page) to submit an application.
 
Spring 2015:  Minimum age 18 for new applicants.
 
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 need not submit the Umpire Application Form.
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Click the below links for speical MBI offers from Dick's Sporting Goods.
 
 
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Click Here to See This Video

Watch this amazing and entertaining baseball video.
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The next MBI Board Meeting will be Thurs, February 5 @ 6:30 PM 

The public is welcome to attend and observe.
Location:  Wildwood Baptist Church

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.
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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.
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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.
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