Youth Baseball

Grove City offers baseball programs for local boys and girls age 5 through 17 in two seasons: spring/summer and fall. Registration takes place, in person only, during business hours in February for the spring/summer league and June for the fall league.

Please bring the following items/information with you to registration:

  • Player’s birth certificate (first-time baseball participants)
  • Proof of residency (i.e. current utility bill, current pay stub, bank statement) to be eligible for residency fee level
  • Full payment fee
  • Any information you need to completely fill out the application: be prepared to select a uniform shirt size and pant size (spring only) and to provide emergency contact details. Applications must be signed by a parent or legal guardian.

Youth Baseball Registration

Youth Sports Coach Application

Parent Player Code of Conduct

Windsor Park Map

Little League® International adopted the new USA Baseball® Bat Standard in 2018, review the online resource page(s) dedicated to baseball bat information. Watch the video online. Download the player rules and bat rules.


Ohio’s Youth Sports Laws
For athletes participating in youth sports organizations (non-school sports), parents and athletes are required to review the concussion information information annually as well as information related to sudden cardiac arrest.

Spring/Summer Youth Baseball: Little League®

Grove City Parks and Recreation youth baseball for the spring/summer season is affiliated with Little League® Baseball, the most recognized and respected name in youth sports. Registration takes place, in person only, during business hours in February. Children ages 5 through 17 are eligible to participate; all skill levels are welcome. Per Little League® International, age determination is based on the player’s age on Aug. 31, 2019. Players born May through August 2001 are eligible to play in Grove City Parks and Recreation’s Big League.

During March, interested players are placed on a waiting list. If added to a team, an additional $20 fee will apply for late registration.

IMPORTANT DATES

Registration: Friday, Feb. 1 to Thursday, Feb. 28
Observations: Saturday, March 16 (Minor 9-10, Major, Junior and Big leagues only)
Practices:
 Begin the week of April 1
Opening Day: Saturday, May 4

Contact the Grove City Parks and Recreation at 614-277-3050 for additional information.

Download the 2019 Grove City Little League® Baseball FAQs

Cancellations are noted on the Weather Update Hotline at 614-277-3060; press 4-1 for the status of the Windsor Park fields.

League Fees

League Age Birth Dates Fee (Non-Resident) League Rules
T-Ball 5 9/1/13-8/31/14 $70 ($80) T-Ball Rules
Minor 6 6 9/1/12-8/31/13 $70 ($80) Minor League 6 Rules
Minor 7-8 7-8 9/1/10-8/31/12 $70 ($80) Minor League 7-8 Rules
Minor 9-10 9-10 9/1/08-8/31/10 $90 ($100) Minor League 9-10 Rules
Major 11-12 9/1/06-8/31/08 $90 ($100) Major League Rules
Junior 13-14 9/1/04-8/31/06 $90 ($100) Junior League Rules
Big League 15-17 5/1/01-8/31/04 $90 ($100) Big League Rules

Fall Youth Baseball

Registration for Grove City Parks and Recreation the fall youth baseball season takes place, in person only, during business hours in June. An additional $20 fee is assessed for late registration. League assignments are based upon the player’s age on Aug. 31, 2019.

IMPORTANT DATES

Registration: Monday, June 3 to Friday, June 28
Coaches’ Meeting: Thursday, July 18
Practices: Begin the week of July 29
Opening Day: Saturday, Aug. 17

Download the 2019 Grove City Fall Baseball FAQs. Please review eligible bat information carefully.

Cancellations are noted on the Weather Update Hotline at 614-277-3060; press 4-1 for the status of the Windsor Park fields.

Contact the Grove City Parks and Recreation at 614-277-3050 for additional information.

League Fees

League Age Birth Dates Fee (Non-Resident) League Rules
T-Ball 5 9/1/13-8/31/14 $38 ($48) 2018 T-Ball Rules
Minor 6 6 9/31/12-8/31/13 $38 ($48) 2018 Minor League 6 Rules
Minor 7-8 7-8 9/1/10-8/31/12 $38 ($48) 2018 Minor League 7-8 Rules
Minor 9-10 9-10 9/1/08-8/31/10 $58 ($68) 2018 Minor League 9-10 Rules
Major 11-12 9/1/06-8/31/08 $58 ($68) 2018 Major League Rules
Junior 13-14 9/1/04-8/31/06 $58 ($68) 2018 Junior League 13-14 Rules
Big League 15-17 5/1/01-8/30/04 $58 ($68) 2018 Big League 15-17 Rules