Pitch, Hit & Run
- City of Menifee Waiver (register ahead of time for Pitch Hit and Run by clicking here)
- Copy of Birth Certificate (youth can participate without this but cannot move on within the competition)
- Pitch Hit and Run and/or Jr. Home Run Derby Waivers
LEVELS OF COMPETITION
HOW TO ADVANCE
AGE VERIFICATION CHART
1st Round (LOCAL) Competition will take place at Audie Murphy Ranch Sports Park on Thursday, April 11th from 4pm to 5pm
Major League Baseball® Jr. Home Run Derby™ is a FREE program for boys and girls, 14 years of age under, that gives participants an opportunity to showcase their power in an exciting home run hitting contest.
Boys and Girls compete together in one of two age groups (12U or 14U) with the participant’s age being determined as of July 17, 2019.
12U Born on or after July 18, 2006
14U Born between July 18, 2004 - July 17, 2006
LEVELS OF COMPETITION & HOW TO ADVANCE
• Major League Baseball® Jr. Home Run Derby™ has three levels of competition – LOCAL, REGIONAL and NATIONAL FINALS.
• Each player must first participate at a LOCAL Competition. The Home Run Champion in each age group advances to the REGIONAL Competition.
• At the REGIONAL Competition, the scores are reset to zero and the Home Run Champion in each age group advances to the NATIONAL FINALS. If a tie exists at the Regional Competition, a hit-off will determine the Champion.
• The NATIONAL FINALS will be held prior to the MLB® Home Run Derby® during MLB® All-Star Week.™
• All players MUST compete at a Local Competition.
• All players must provide a copy of a valid birth document for age verification.
• Each Local Competition Host can determine the appropriate competition format to determine one Champion
in each age group.
• Each Local Competition can submit only one Champion in each age group for advancement.
• In the event of a tie at the Local Competition, the Local Competition Host will determine the one Champion
in each age group for advancement by conducting a hit-off or another type of tiebreaker.
• In the event of threatening weather conditions, cancellations and rescheduling will be determined by the
Local Competition Host at the competition site.
• Major League Baseball® Jr. Home Run Derby™ endorses proper conduct and good sportsmanship.
• Major League Baseball®, LEJ Sports Group and hosting organizations of Major League Baseball® Jr. Home Run Derby™ reserve the right to make rulings and recommendations regarding the competition events determined to be in the
best interest of the program. All rulings and recommendations are final.
• Participation in Major League Baseball® Jr. Home Run Derby™ authorizes Major League Baseball® and LEJ Sports Group
to use player’s name, likeness and other personal rights for promotional use without compensation.