Category Archives: Staff News

Duke Head Coach Chris Pollard gets a trophy from Long Ball RBI

Pat James – “Me giving Duke head coach Chris Pollard a trophy from Long Ball RBI to show our appreciation for their partnership over the years! Duke also made it to the finals for the first time since 1961 wow! … Continue reading

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2018 – Play Ball!

Opening games scores: Knights vs Thunder – Knights won 7/6 Storm vs Scrappers – Storm won 6/2 For all scores and standings go to here.

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Long Ball Participates in Umps Care Pilot Program

Long ball participated in the pilot program of Umps Care Charity this past Saturday (May 19, 2018). UMPS CARE Charities was founded through the compassion of Major League Baseball umpires. They provide financial, in-kind and emotional support for America’s youth … Continue reading

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Pitch Hit & Run Event

Pitch Hit & Run Event Jack Coombs Field 101 Whitford Dr, Durham, NC 27708 For Girls and Boys Baseball Game @ 1:00 pm Pitch, Hit & Run @ 4:30 pm Sunday April 22, 2018 You don’t have to be a … Continue reading

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Hendrick GM Southpoint is going to bat for Durham Triple Play in 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Long Ball Program – Durham Triple Play Leagues has partnered with Hendrick GM Southpoint through its Chevy Youth Baseball program. This program will provide our league with new equipment, instructional opportunities as well … Continue reading

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2018 Tryouts

Tryouts: Saturday, April 21st at 11:00 am Hillside Park both age groups. You will need to register online as RBI require all participants use the online leagueApp for all participants including coaches and staff. Register here.  

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DukeTODAY quarterly roundup of Duke author books

Pat James “From My Heart to Yours: Inspirational Poems and Words of Encouragement and Comfort for Everyday Life” Made the DukeTODAY quarterly roundup of Duke author books. Look for it about half way down the page at this link.

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Pat James nominated for the 2018 Keeper of the Dream Award

Long Ball Program – Durham Triple Play Leagues President, Ms Pat James has been nominated for the 2018 Keeper of the Dream Award. The Durham Community Martin Luther King, Jr. Steering Committee, Inc. presents two 2018 Keeper of the Dream … Continue reading

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Long Ball / North Carolina in ‘America At The Seams’

Long Ball Program – Durham Triple Play Leagues is mentioned in a new book: America At The Seams: America At The Seams: 50 Stories in 50 States of How Baseball United Our Country Here’s a link to the section: America … Continue reading

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“From My Heart To Yours” Book Signing December 1, 2017 Pictures

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