Baseball / Softball

Baseball, Tee-ball, and Softball are offered in the Spring and Fall. Games are generally played at Mulberry Recreation Center and Lenoir Optimist Park. See below for league schedules and details.

About the League

The following information is about the baseball /softball league:

  • The league plays in the spring from May to June. Registration is in January and February.
  • The league plays in the fall from September to October. Registration is in July and August.
  • The cost is $25.00 for city residents and $50 for non-city residents

Baseball / Tee-ball Divisions

Co-Ed Tee Ball/Coach Pitch4 to 5 year old boys and girls
8U/Coach Pitch6 to 8 year old boys
10U9 to 10 year old boys
13U11 to 13 year old boys

Softball Divisions

8U/Coach Pitch6 to 8 year old girls
10U9 to 10 year old girls
13U11 to 13 year old girls


The following are some rules for when you visit the Mulberry Recreation Center:

  • Mulberry Recreation Center and Optimist Park Fields and Facilities are smoke, vape, and tobacco free.
  • No pets allowed

Bat Rules

This rule affects players in the 8U Boys, 10U Boys, 13U Boys:

  • All bats must have the USA Bat Stamp on them.
  • Bat Barrel/Diameter: Up to 2 5/8 inches
  • Bat Length:
    • 8U and 10U: Cannot exceed 33 inches
    • 13U: Cannot exceed 36 inches