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April 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Pioneer Park
7135 N Harlem
Niles, IL 60714
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MLB Pitch Hit & Run Competition and Jr. Home Run Derby

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Niles Park District is hosting MLB’s Pitch Hit & Run and Jr. Home Run Derby at Pioneer Park on Sunday, April 30th. All baseball AND softball players are welcome to attend this FREE event. Players can drop in between Noon and 3pm to test their skills. Pitch Hit & Run and Jr. Home Run Derby are the official skills competition of Major League Baseball. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, FREE of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills. Each player has the chance to advance to Team Championships at Major League ballparks and the National Finals during the 2017 MLB All-Star Week. Individual Pitching, Hitting, and Running Champions, along with an All-Around Champion in each division at our Niles competition will advance to the Sectional level of competition. For more information or to register, visit and