MAJOR: The most experienced level of Cal Ripken Baseball. For 9-12 year old players, this division is played under the Official Baseball Rules, but implements some special rules as necessary for the development and welfare of the young age group. The six-inning game is played on a 60-foot diamond with a pitching distance of 46 feet. Placement on a Major team is through a tryout and player draft.
MINOR: This division, for 9-12 year old players, is designed to assist players with the continued development and refining of their fundamental skills while they begin to understand game strategy.
ROOKIE: This division, for 7 & 8 year old players, continues teaching the fundamentals of the game and building player confidence. It is at this level that the players are introduced to the “live” pitch. The games consist of six innings of Coach pitch.