Openings #PHBAFamily Days Volunteers

Greetings PHBA Families: We now have sign up forms for the next two #PHBAFamily Days. Each event has 2 shifts w/6 openings to volunteer. May 22nd Shift #1 9am-1pm May 22nd Shift #2 11am-3pm  If you have any questions, please email Melisa Barrett at events@phba.org Respectfully, The PHBA Board

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#PHBAfamily and Upcoming Events!

Greetings #PHBAfamily! You may be wondering what this new hashtag we have been using is all about? Well, come to find out the hashtag “#PHBA” is associated with the Palomino Horse Breeding Association, hence, why all of our amazing tags/hashtags get lost in the web. Soooo…since the Pleasant Hill Baseball Association values our strong sense…

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We Have Gear !!

PHBA is doing a Store this Year.  Some new exciting things we have to offer ! Lots of new gear Coaches can purchase jersey Players can purchase extra jersey Matching hats Here is the website to go to:  https://phba2021.itemorder.com/sale We will be doing monthly orders. Our first order is going in on March 17th So we can…

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The “Look Back” Rule

The Look Back rule is specific to softball.  The rule, in the words of USA Softball (teamusa.org), “was supposed to stop players from dancing around between bases while the ball was in the Pitcher’s possession and control in the Pitcher’s Circle.”  The short, paraphrased version of this rule is this:  When the Pitcher A) Has…

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The “Foul Tip”

The foul tip is one those baseball rules that confuses the casual enjoyer of America’s pastime and infuriates baseball purists.  This article is designed to help you understand this simple yet often misunderstood rule. According to MLB.com,  “A foul tip is a batted ball that goes sharply and directly to the catcher’s hand or glove and…

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