Major League 11 & 12U

UpdatedThursday December 24, 2015 bykevin taylor.

The most experienced level of Cal Ripken Baseball, recommended for 11 and 12 year old players. Cal Ripken Baseball is played under the Official Baseball Rules, but implements some special rules as necessary for the development and welfare of this young age group. Under the Major Division Supper Optimist follows the Major 70 format. Featuring a 50' pitching distance and 70' base paths, this division is offered as an option to the major division format, and includes a tournament trail from District competition through the World Series in Aberdeen, Maryland at the Ripken Baseball Complex featuring 8 International Champions.


  • Must turn 11 prior to May 1st
  • Cannot Turn 13 prior to May 1st


  • Cleats
  • Leather Glove (glove size depends on position played. Ask your Coach)
  • Bat and Batting Helmet. (The bat may not exceed 33"in length, and the bat barrel may not exceed 2¼" in diameter.  Only 2¼" barrel non-wood bats marked BPF 1.15 will be allowed.  Wood 2 ¼" barrel bats are allowed.)