DAY/TIME: Various 6:15PM
AGES: 8 & 9 Years Old
EQUIPMENT: Athletic shoes, Helmet with chin strap, Glove, Jock or Jill (rubber cleats optional)
Rookie Ball General Description
Players hit from a pitching machine
No Lead offs, Bases are 65 ft apart, and the machine is 44 ft from home plate.
Players are introduced to hitting a ball in flight, working on timing their swing and mechanics. Fielders are encouraged to develop proper throwing and catching techniques.
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