PITCH, HIT, & RUN is the Official Skills Competition of Major League Baseball for girls & boys ages 7-14. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters the opportunity to compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills.
The Jacksonville Parks & Recreation Department will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run Competition for area youth on Saturday, April 24th at Excell Park. The event will start at 10:00 am. Due to lack of registrations PHR has been canceled for 2021.
Participants compete in either the Baseball Division or the Softball Division and have the opportunity to advance through four levels of competition including Locals, Sectionals, Team Championship and the National Finals at the MLB All Star-Game.
All participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and fill out a registration/waiver form prior to the start of the competition. Participants need to bring a glove. Admission is free.