Grove City Youth Baseball Programs

General Baseball Information

Grove City offers baseball programs for local boys and girls age 5 through 17 in two seasons: spring/summer and fall. Registration is in February for the spring/summer league and June for the fall league. Parents or legal guardians register online or via phone by calling the Kingston Center office at 614-277-3050 during business hours.

For preschool baseball, Grove City partners with Bally Sports Group who provide basic T-ball instruction for ages 3-4 in Windsor Park on Fridays, May 7-June 18. Visit the Bally Sports website for details on their Little Sluggers program including times and to register.

Please have the following available when registering:

  • Player’s birth date; a birth certificate must be shown for 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
  • Player’s uniform shirt size and pant size (spring only)
  • Emergency contact details
  • Estimated playing experience

Youth Sports Coach Application

Parent Player Code of Conduct

Windsor Park Map

Bat Safety
Little League® International adheres to the USA Baseball® Bat Standard. 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.


Grove City Little League® Baseball (Spring-Summer)

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, 2021. Players born May through August 2003 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: During the month of February. 2021 registration closes at 5 p.m., Friday, Feb. 26.
Observations: Saturday, March 13
Practices: Start March 29
Opening Day: Saturday, May 1

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

DOWNLOADS

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 9/1/15-8/31/16 $70 ($80) T-Ball Rules
Minor 6 6 9/31/14-8/31/15 $70 ($80) Minor League 6 Rules
Minor 7-8 7 9/1/13-8/31/14 $70 ($80) Minor League 7-8 Rules
8 9/1/12-8/31/13 $70 ($80)
Minor 9 9 9/1/11-8/31/12 $90 ($100) Minor League 9-10 Rules
Minor 10 10 9/1/10-8/31/11 $90 ($100) Minor League 9-10 Rules
Major 11 9/1/09-8/31/10 $90 ($100) Major League Rules
12 9/1/08-8/31/09 $90 ($100)
Junior 13 9/1/07-8/31/08 $90 ($100) Junior League 13-14 Rules
14 9/1/06-8/31/07 $90 ($100)
Big League 15 9/1/05-8/30/06 $90 ($100) Big League 15-17 Rules
16 9/1/04-8/30/05 $90 ($100)
17 5/1/03-8/30/04 $90 ($100)

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 of the year of play.

Registration: Month of June
Coaches’ Meeting: TBD
Practices: Begin the first week of August
Opening Day: mid-August

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 9/1/14-8/31/15 $38 ($48) T-Ball Rules
Minor 6 6 9/31/13-8/31/14 $38 ($48) Minor League 6 Rules
Minor 7-8 7 9/1/12-8/31/13 $38 ($48) Minor League 7-8 Rules
8 9/1/11-8/31/12 $38 ($48)
Minor 9 9 9/1/10-8/31/11 $58 ($68) Minor League 9-10 Rules
Minor 10 10 9/1/09-8/31/10 $58 ($68) Minor League 9-10 Rules
Major 11 9/1/08-8/31/09 $58 ($68) Major League Rules
12 9/1/07-8/31/08 $58 ($68)
Junior 13 9/1/06-8/31/07 $58 ($68) Junior League 13-14 Rules
14 9/1/05-8/31/06 $58 ($68)
Big League 15 9/1/04-8/30/05 $58 ($68) Big League 15-17 Rules
16 9/1/03-8/30/04 $58 ($68)
17 5/1/02-8/30/03 $58 ($68)

2020 Summer-Fall Youth Baseball League

Congratulations to all the participants on a great season, especially our league champions and finalists.

League Champion Finalist
Minor 9-10 Mets
(The Naz Church/Card Collector 2 Sports Cards)
Cubs
(Columbus Spice/Flyer’s Pizza & Subs)
Major Rockies
(Grove City Lions Club/Performance Ram)
Pirates
(Grove City Masonic Lodge #689/Performance Jeep)
Junior Orioles
(Knupps Property Maintenance/Kiwanis Club of Grove City)
A’s
(Byers Chevrolet)
Big Mets
(The Naz Church/Card Collector 2 Sports Cards)
Brewers
(Telhio Credit Union)