CONGRATULATIONS TO THE PETERBOROUGH TIGERS, 2018 AAA ROOKIE OBA CHAMPIONS!!!
2018 Ontario Rookie AAA Championship: August 31 - September 2
The North Toronto Baseball Association would like to extend a warm welcome to each of the players, coaches, families and friends to the Ontario Rookie AAA Championship Tournament. We hope that you have a fun, safe, and memorable experience! Please refer to this Web site for important information regarding the tournament. We will be updating this Web site regularly.
Lost and Found
Please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Real Time Tournament Results
Link to game schedule -> Tournament Results and Game Schedule
Tim to send email updates to coaches of remaining teams.
Raffle Prizes!!! (winning ticket numbers next to prize list below)
Scroll down for Raffle Prize List and Pictures.
Thanks to our Title Sponsor Baseline Sports who kindly donated the baseballs!
Please support our other sponsors:
Thanks to PODS for donating the storage container!
The T-Shirt Mafia
Instagram Accounts - @theteeshirtmafia and @ks_retrosports
Goulding South, 6PM, Friday, August 31 (please try to arrive early if possible)
Contact: E-mail: email@example.com
Location: Games will be held at the following parks:
(Jays Care project)
Goulding North: dirt/clay; 245-250-245 to the fence; standard ground rules: imaginary line from dugout fence to the foul pole.
Goulding South: dirt/clay; 230-240-230 to the fence; standard ground rules: imaginary line from dugout fence to the foul pole.
Clanton Park - 30 Palm Drive, Toronto, ON
Clanton East: crusher dust; no outfield fence - unlikely trees in play, but umpire's discretion; imaginary line from 3rd base dugout fence to treeline; imaginary line from 1st base dugout fence to fencepost at Clanton West. Discuss at pre-game conference with umpires.
All four pitching machines will be:
(Thanks to Baseline Sports for providing the fourth!)
Clanton East will run off a direct line from the storage room. Clanton West will run off a generator.
Approved OBA Rookie Playing Rules
Can be found here, www.baseballontario.com/Umpires/news/rules.aspx
Jon Whitaker: Umpire-in-Chief
In case of unresolved/appealed protest: Chair of Rookie OBA Championship: Annette Hogarth, OBA. Final decision.
- There will be a modest canteen with snacks and juice boxes for sale at Goulding Park, which is the main hub.
- From Goulding Park (refer to map):
- Centerpoint Mall is a 3-minute walk north with a food court and restaurants: http://www.centerpointshops.com/restaurants
- Closest grocery store – Food Basics - is a 2-minute drive south on Yonge
- From Clanton Park (refer to map):
- Sheppard and Bathurst is a 3-minute drive, with several restaurants available as you go west on Sheppard.
- Closest grocery store is a 3-minute drive: Metro at Sheppard and Bathurst
- Consider a team potluck!
- We have informed local food trucks that we are hosting the tournament, so some may turn up, but this will be at their discretion – we have not paid them.
Washrooms & Water
Goulding: The Community Centre is open from 8am to 10pm. We have access to their washrooms and water.
Clanton: There are washrooms at the field with sinks for water.
Garbage and Recycling
We are responsible for our own garbage and recycling. Please use the bins that are available. We will be collecting trash and recycling, and replacing the bags throughout the tournament.
Important Park Rules
No pegs may be driven into the grass at either Goulding or Clanton. There are irrigation pipes and other lines running just under the surface. If teams or fans are putting up tents, please use weights of some sort to secure them rather than pegs.
We are responsible for any damage to property or turf, so please be respectful.
Any electrical cables must be covered to avoid tripping hazards.
Health and Safety
Goulding Park to North York General Hospital Emergency
- Take Goulding Ave heading east to Yonge St.
- Right on Yonge, left on Cummer, right on Willowdale
- Left on Finch (drive 3.2 km)
- Right on Leslie (drive 2.3km)
- Left on Esther Shiner Blvd
Clanton Park to North York General Hospital Emergency
- Take Palm Dr. east to Bathurst. Turn right to go south on Bathurst
- Left on Wilson
- Left on Avenue – ramp to 401 Eastbound (drive 5.2km)
- Leslie St. exit heading north.
- Right on Esther Shiner Blvd
Raffle Prizes !!!
Please pickup your prize at Goulding Park on Saturday or Sunday. If not, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Framed Sydney Crosby Stanley cup pic -> 0074009 -> Received
2. Framed Donaldson and Bautista pic -> 0074071 -> Received
3. Framed Mariano Rivera pic -> 0073667 -> Received
4. Mathews and Marner small frame pic -> 0074027 -> Received
5. Crosby Mario small frame -> 0074080 -> Received
6. Mark McGwire official bat -> 0074018 -> Received
7. Connor McDavid poster
8. 3 golf putters, a) A-Game lefty -> 0073907 -> Received
b) A-Game righty -> 0073793 -> Received
c) Arkansas Razorbacks righty -> 0073696 -> Received
9. Golf umbrella
10. Team Canada Jersey History Pic -> 0074005 -> Received
11. Sephora $50 gift certificate + custom makeover!
12. Blue Jays Soft Blanket (donation from T-Shirt Mafia)
13. Blue Jays T-Shirt - Youth X-Large (donation from T-Shirt Mafia)
14. Grey T-Shirt - Youth Large (donation from T-Shirt Mafia)
15. 3 Under Armour Orange cooling T-Shirts (donation from Eagle Beaver):
a) Adult Large
b) Adult Large -> 0074033 -> Received
c) Adult 3XL
16. 4 Rawlings black and grey warm-up windbreaker jackets (donation from Eagle Beaver):
a) Adult Medium -> 0073706 - Received
b) Adult Medium -> 0073598 -> Received
c) Youth Large -> 0074019 - Received
d) Youth Large -> 0073929 -> Received
17. Toronto Blue Jays small replica batting helmet (donation from Eagle Beaver) -> 0073863 -> Received
18. Two tournament posters -> 0074088 and 0073806 -> Received
NORTH TORONTO BASEBALL ASSOCIATION
2708 Yonge Street, P.O. Box 1312, Station K, Toronto, ON, M4P 3J4
Here is the OBA approved game schedule, Draft Bracket v2
We have reserved a block of rooms at Holiday Inn Yorkdale. Hotel and contact information are noted below:
Holiday Inn Toronto Yorkdale (Host Hotel)