2019 NATIONAL YOUTH BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK
JULY 22-28, 2019 | BASEBALL HEAVEN | YAPHANK, NY
CBS Sports Network and MLB.com continue to provide outstanding live national television coverage and online streaming of the NYBC. In 2016, 12 games were televised including four championship games, and the coverage extended to the 13U and 14U age groups for the first time in NYBC history. CBS Sports Network is available to 96 million homes nationwide, and the 2016 NYBC was streamed 150,000 times on MLB.com.
Just like its name suggests, Baseball Heaven in Yaphank, New York delivers the perfect location for a first-class event like the NYBC. The facility features seven turf fields with all the amenities of a professional ballpark, spectator seating, pro shop, indoor facility, outdoor cages, electronic scoreboards, a restaurant and so much more.
Steel Sports wants the NYBC to be the ultimate championship experience for players, coaches and families, and part of that includes incorporating special events into the week. Festival Day is a chance to enjoy the national pastime off the field with events like an MLB Roundtable, celebrity softball game, 12U All-Star Game, DJ, games, vendors and much more. With MLB celebrities at the NYBC, you never know who you could run into!
The National Youth Baseball Championships has seen its share of MLB celebrities during its 10-year run. From Hall of Famers Tommy Lasorda, Frank Thomas, and Tony LaRussa to championship and award-winning managers Dusty Baker, Bobby Valentine and Jerry Manuel, baseball’s elite are drawn to the NYBC. Faces new and old will be on hand to watch the action this summer at Baseball Heaven. Meet some MLB legends during your stay and learn baseball and life lessons from them as well.