Category Archives: Staff News

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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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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Save the date for 100 Men in Black

Please save Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 5 pm for the 100 Men in Black annual Christmas Concert. It will be at King’s Park International Church. Location link. Hope to see you there.

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“From My Heart To Yours” by Pat James

The proceeds of Pat’s newly released book will go towards a Long Ball Scholarship Fund Pat writes… “I have been trying to find a way to support a Long Ball Scholarship Fund and since God blessed me with the talent … Continue reading

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MLB Diversity Fellowship Program

Major League Baseball recently announced its Diversity Fellowship Program, a new initiative designed to recruit the most talented and diverse array of individuals to a career in baseball. The program is open to young men and women who have recently … Continue reading

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