Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

T-Ball (YOB 2013-2014)
Jr. Rookie Ball (YOB 2011-2012)
Sr. Rookie Ball (YOB 2009-2010)
Mosquito (YOB 2007-2008)
Peewee (YOB 2005-2006)
Bantam (YOB 2003-2004)
Midget (YOB 2000-2002)
Senior (YOB before 2000)

The season starts around the 3rd week of May and continues until mid - August.

Games are played at the Terry Fox Complex, Lansing Park, and/or Selkirk.

No, the only exception is the annual house league tournament which will be held June 18 - 21.

Monday to Thursday with start times from 5:30PM to 7:30PM. Teams will play once or twice a week.

Yes, please check the website for dates and times

Always!!! Please send an email to for more information.

Registration typically starts near the end of January / beginning of February. The 2018 open registration date is February 7.

The Shamrocks are our All-Star travelling teams that play teams from all over Ontario, the U.S. and participate in the Northern Elite League. If you are interested in playing baseball at a higher level, watch the website for tryout times or contact a coach on the contacts page.

Please see the SMBA Refund Schedule:

Registration accepted / Money received starting Jan 24

$25 admin fee for refunds up to April 1

$50 admin fee for refunds after April 1

50% admin fee for refunds after first practice/tryout or after uniforms are issued (whichever comes first)

No refunds after Opening Day

Registrations received after May 1 are considered late and are subject to a $25 late fee - providing there is space in the division.

Players applying for Shamrocks MUST BE REGISTERED WITH SMBA before tryouts. Players who withdraw from SMBA after a tryout are subject to the 50% refund policy.

Conflict with another sport is not considered a valid reason for refund.

Extenuating circumstances will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

The Northern Elite League is a cooperative effort of the baseball associations from Sudbury, Valley East, North Bay and Sault Ste. Marie. Each association hosts the others during the season for a weekend of tournament play. For Senior Division questions please contact the convenors shown on the contacts page.