A supervised program of instruction on the fundamentals of Little League baseball. Participants are taught basic baseball skills such as hitting, throwing, catching and base running. Games and team practices are held throughout the season.
Somerville Pitch, Hit & Run(PHR) contest Saturday May 30th
Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run (PHR) is a FREE, 1-day event for boys and girls ages 7-14, age is determined as of July 17, 2015. PHR is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball.
Boys and girls compete separately and participants have the opportunity to compete in four levels of competition including Locals, Sectionals, Team Championships and the National Finals at the MLB All-Star Game.
Sectional Competition will be held the next day, Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Trum Field. All-Around Champions in each age and gender group from the Local Competition are ELIGIBLE to advance. The top 3 scores in each age and gender group among the Sectional All Around Champions within each MLB geographic market will advance to the Team Championships at Fenway Park.***
*** Advancement notified by PHR Headquarters. All-Around Champions at the Sectional and Team Championship do NOT automatically advance.
MAY 30, 2015
Age Group Starting Times
9-10 11:30 AM
13-14 12:30 AM
11-12 1:30 PM
7-8 2:30 PM
The PHR Competition ends at 4:30 PM. All competitors must register and compete before 4:00 PM.
Somerville Little League in partnership with Riddell Athlete on-line shop is offering genuine Under Armour apparel with a unique Somerville baseball logo on it. Show your support for SLL by purchasing and wearing these items around the city. The kids love Under Armour swag by the way.
These custom-emblazoned Under Armour clothing items are available at the Somerville Little League Under Armour store on the Riddell website until Monday June 7th. After that the store is closed! A portion of each sale benefits Somerville Little League.