Pitch Hit & Run

Saturday, May 16, 9-11 a.m., Dow Diamond


Join us on Saturday, May 16th from 9-11 a.m. at Dow Diamond for the annual Pitch, Hit and Run! The event is free and your kids don't have to play organized baseball or softball (or know how to play) to compete! Overall winners will advance to the sectional round. For more information, contact Parks and Recreation.

Pitch Hit & Run is a nationwide baseball/softball event for kids age 7-14. Each child participates in 3 activities: Pitch (throw 6 pitches to a strike zone), Hit (hit a ball off a stationary tee), and Run (timed run around the bases).

Pitch Hit & Run Information

  • Age divisions are 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14 
  • Age is determined as of July 17th of the current year
  • All participants must register online or submit a signed registration/waiver on site.
  • Boys and girls compete separately
  • Event is free
  • No metal spikes allowed
  • Participants can compete at any time during the competition
  • Winners will be notified after the event 

Participants compete in three events:




  Throw six pitches to a strike zone 


  Hit a ball off a stationary tee 


  Timed run  

In case of inclement weather, the event may be rescheduled. Rainout information will be available at www.rainoutline.com and signage will be posted at the field. 

Co-sponsored by our Friends, the:

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Contact Us

  1. Marcie Post, Recreation Manager

    Email Marcie Post

    Municipal Service Center
    4811 N Saginaw Road
    Midland, MI 48640

    Phone: 989-837-6930
    Phone: 989-399-0506 (Weather Hotline)


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m - 5 p.m.