ALYB Fields & Facilities
The Pony League Diamond is for players primarily 13-15 years of age and also serves as home field for the North Ridge Junior High Baseball Team and the Schlarman Academy Junior Varsity and Junior High Baseball Teams. The left field line is 300 feet, center field is 330 feet and the right field line is 256 feet.
The A League Diamond is for players primarily 11-12 years of age and utilizes a pitching distance of 46 feet. Outfield fence distances are 200 feet to left, 215 feet to center and 195 feet to right. The infield is natural grass with an automated irrigation system.
The B League Diamond is for players primarily 9-10 years of age and utilizes a pitching distance of 46 feet. Outfield fence distances are 148 feet to left, 169 feet to center and 154 feet to right. The infield is dirt and the pitcher's mound has an electrical outlet for a pitching machine when needed.
The C League Diamond is for players primarily 7-8 years of age and utilizes a pitching machine for all games. Outfield fence distances are 121 feet to left, 128 feet to center and 121 feet to right. The infield is dirt and the brand new wireless scoreboard is courtesy of Dimond Brothers Insurance.
The D League Diamond is for players primarily 4-6 years of age and utilizes both a pitching machine and a hitting tee for instructional purposes.
Our Concession Stand is open during all regular season and tournament games. Fans will find Pepsi products, Gatorade and snacks including hot dogs, soft pretzels, nachos, popcorn and ice cream. Restrooms are also located in this building and umpires will find a room for pregame preparation.
ALYB Quick Fact
Through our unique player draft process, the ALYB Program seeks to minimize the number of games decided by 10 or more runs. Below is the historical data on games decided by 10+ runs for A, B and C Leagues:
2017 – 27.8%
2016 – 34.4%
2015 – 26.2%
2014 – 35.9%
2013 – 30.0%
2012 – 34.2%
2011 – 34.0%
2010 – 44.5%
2009 – 34.8%
2008 – 48.7%
2007 – 40.6%