9U [formerly ‘Tadpole’]

9U – PLAYER EQUIPMENT AND DRESS CODE

STANDARD BASEBALL EQUIPMENT REQUIRED, to be provided by parent: for both GAMES and PRACTICES!

  • baseball glove
  • batting helmet WITH working chin strap
  • protective undergarment – ‘jock’ / ‘jill’
  • cleats [non-metal]
  • water bottle [please, no pop or juice]
  • BASEBALL PANTS for practice?
    • NO SHORTS or JEANS, EVER, please.
    • 9U / 11U – baseball pants are not required for practice
      • sweats or other athletic/comfortable pants OK
    • 13U – baseball pants are recommended for practice
    • 15U / 18U – baseball pants are required for practice

JERSEY:

  • REQUIRED FOR GAMES
  • must be tucked into pants
  • to be worn for games and team photo day only
  • LCDMBA will provide – on loan for the season
    • Sign-in/sign-out procedures in place

HAT: [LCDMBA Logo]

  • REQUIRED FOR GAMES
  • LCDMBA will provide with support from our Association sponsors.
  • Manager or parents must write player’s initials inside hat with marker.
  • Lost hats to be replaced at parents’ expense.

PANTS:

  • GREY BASEBALL PANTS REQUIRED FOR GAMES
  • Parents are required to provide pants.
    • Depending on size and availability, LCDMBA has an assortment of pants that are available for players to borrow.

SOCKS:

  • REQUIRED FOR GAMES
  • Players are required to wear ROYAL BLUE baseball socks for GAMES.
  • For 2022 season, LCDMBA is arranging a group order for socks, please watch for information from your team manager.

BELT:

9U / 11U – Though not a requirement, players are encouraged to wear a ROYAL BLUE baseball belt for GAMES.


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