Last Updated: August 20, 2017
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The Mid-Iowa Baseball League
Save the Date - Saturday, September 30
Plans are in the works for a 35+/45+ All-Star Game & HR Derby for the evening of Saturday, September 30. Stay tuned for more details.
MIBL - Fall League
More information will be added as the league develops. As of now, games would likely be scheduled on Sunday afternoons as in the past, from September 10 through mid-October. If you have ideas or suggestions for the Fall League, please reach out to Todd Thomas or John Linden.
18+ Champions Split Once Again
The Des Moines Thunder finished the regular season with a 9-4 record to take the MABL 18+ Division Title.
Back Row, L-R: Bob Thornton (MGR), Mike Eckhart, Sean Roberts, Ryan Kramer, Dalton Heick, Corey Maines, Chad Osler
The Mid-Iowa Bandits won the MABL 18+ Tournament by a 5-2 score over the Thunder. Matt Pennings threw a complete game, allowing one earned run, one walk and had 15 strikeouts.
Back Row, L-R: Brent Henderson (MGR), Steven Baldus, Steven Sattz, Jimmy Six, Erik Gibson, Aaron Haubrich, Matt Pennings, Bud Smith, Cole Hulett
Players & Managers:
Online registration remains available, however all team-specific forms have been deactivated. Managers will be responsible for collecting any team fees due to them directly from the player.
Players Registered - Updated 8/16/17 (Please note: This form is updated manually, not real-time, & will be updated as time allows.)
18/25 Division All-Star Recap
Saturday, July 22
With heavy air and a breeze in from left, Sean Murphy (Reds-25) wins the 2017 HR Derby with one HR to right.
The 25+ All Stars defeated the 18+ All Stars by a score of 8-3.
25+ Managers: Joe Smith (Oaks), Bert Dalmer (Red Sox)
League Page on Facebook & Twitter
Please like us on Facebook! We hope to utilize our League's Facebook page more often this year, especially to pass along information regarding rainouts and league activities. The Facebook button at the lower left of this homepage will take you to our League page on Facebook. The following link will take you to the Facebook page of our National organization, Men's Senior Baseball.
Follow us on Twitter too: @midiowabaseball
MSBL Sports Store Specials
Click here for the current specials at MSBL Sports Store, available to all league members.
“Life will always throw curves; just keep fouling them off. The right pitch will come. And when it does, be prepared to run the bases." ~Unknown
"It's hard to beat a person who never gives up." ~Babe Ruth
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