The Mid-Iowa Baseball League

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2019 Registrations

Please do not sign up/register for 2019 until your manager instructs you to do so.  Typically, we will launch registrations around mid-March to early-April.  Please be advised that the website has secured a new vendor for payment processing.  PayPal transfer will no longer be an option.  If your team will collect dues through the registration form, you will need to be prepared to enter a credit/debit card or your bank account information for processing.


Practice? Who needs Practice?

Each Saturday night, starting at 7pm, Game Ready Training Center will open its doors for Mid-Iowa Baseball League members to get some work in.  Multiple cages, 2 Hittrax machines, pitching machines, long toss area, room for ground balls and bullpens.  Balls, tees, machines provided.

$10 per person.

3217 NW Prairie Lane
Des Moines, IA 50313

www.gamereadytc.com

 


IRS FORM W9 - UMPIRES

Mid-Iowa Baseball Umpires,

The Mid-Iowa Baseball League's umpires must file IRS form 1099-Misc for any amounts earned from the Organization for services rendered over $600.00 in total for a calendar year.

Steps for you, as an umpire, to take:
1.  Fill out IRS FORM W9 provided by MIBL on the website along with instructions  FORM W9 INSTRUCTIONS
2.  Return W9 to a board member.  Or, you can email to:  midiowabaseball@yahoo.com
3.  File 1099-Misc when received from the league.

It is critical that any umpire planning to work games for MIBL in 2019 complete and return their W9 ASAP.  In order to be paid in 2019, this form must first be on file.

Thank you for your cooperation.


 


Hall of Fame Page Updated

We have recently updated the MIBL Hall of Fame Page with the 2018 inductees.  Take a look at the most recent inductees, along with our inaugural class from 2017!

 

Hall of Fame Inductees - 2018 Class

We present the 2018 Mid-Iowa Baseball Hall of Fame Class:

Rick Fleener, Jason Ickowitz, Mike Ray, Clay Rickert, Chris Tidwell, Jerry Wright

2007 Father/Son Iowa Cubs (National Champions in Phoenix)
2014 35+ Des Moines Bruins (National Champions in Florida)
2017 25+ Des Moines Bruins (National Champions in Phoenix)

Please continue to nominate anyone affiliated with the league that you feel is worthy of this honor.  Even if you believe a contributor has already been nominated, feel free to provide your opinion why you believe the contributor is worthy.  HOF NOMINATION FORM


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.


 


Famous Quote

“Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday’s success or put its failures behind and start over again. That’s the way life is, with a new game every day, and that’s the way baseball is.” – Bob Feller

 

“You have to have a lot of little boy in you to play baseball for a living.” – Roy Campanella