NDG Minor Baseball League Inc.

Serving the Following Communities:

Côte-des-Neiges/ Nôtre-Dame-de-Grâce, Côte St-Luc, Hampstead,

Montreal West, Saint-Laurent, Snowdon, & Westmount


Last Updated:

Saturday

June 27th, 2015

 

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
Registration 2015
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NDG Baseball - 1961
 

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Catching Tips Video
Fielding Tips
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Pitching Tips
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Alumni Biographies

Russell Martin
Ray Callari
Carey Ashton
Efrain Romero
Robert Titleman
Steven Glazer
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Little League Links

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HOUSE LEAGUE HOME PAGES

Schedules & Scores

Saturday Mon & Wed Tues & Thurs Mon & Wed Tues & Thurs
Ages 4 - 5 Ages 6 - 8 Ages 9 - 10 Ages 11 - 12 Ages 13 - 16
NOVICE COACH PITCH MINOR MAJOR SENIOR

SENIOR = JUNIOR & SENIOR AGED PLAYERS

 

TORONTO BLUE JAYS SUPER CAMP FOR 2015

PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU PARK IN COTE SAINT-LUC

These camps will target amateur baseball players ages 9-16

 Tuesday August 18 and Wednesday August 19

Blue Jays Honda Super Camps will run for 4 hours each day

Registration is now available on bluejays.com/camps and space is limited

 baseball.academy@bluejays.com416-341-2500

 

SUMMER BASEBALL CAMP

2015 Registration Form

Registration Includes:

Montreal Baseball Academy T‐Shirt & Baseball Cap

July 6th-10th, 9:30-3:30

Trudeau Park

6975 Mackle, Cote St-Luc

Ages 10-16 years old  - Cost $250

Camp Run by Ray Callari

The Montreal Baseball Academy

Contact Ray Callari via the web site listed below for available hours and rates

http://montrealbaseballacademy.com

 

INSCRIPTION 2015 (Version Français)

Please check this web site to see if games are cancelled due to rain


REGISTRATION ON-GOING


SCHEDULES - 2015

Mon & Wed Tues & Thurs Mon & Wed Tues & Thurs
Ages 6 - 8 Ages 9 - 10 Ages 11 - 12 Ages 13 - 16
COACH PITCH MINOR MAJOR SENIOR

Novice Level Players (Ages 4 & 5)

Every Saturday

10H00-12H00

Willam Hurst Park

(Grand & Terrebonne)

 

REGISTRATION CONTINUES...


NDG BASEBALL EXPLAINED

 INSCRIPTION 2015 (Version Français)

(See Below for Registration Info)

Who Can Join

Boys and Girls aged 4 through 18 years of age from any of the following

communities: Cote-des-Neiges/ NDG, Montreal West, Cote Saint-Luc,

Hampstead, Westmount, and some areas of Saint-Laurent

Note: 2014 Onward

As of 2014 players whose schools are located within  NDG Baseball's Boundaries are now eligible to play for NDG Baseball.

(SEE LITTLE LEAGUE RESIDENCY RULES FOR DETAILS)

 

Levels of Play & Fees

The registration fee covers the costs of: the child's uniform (which they keep), equipment purchases, umpire fees, player insurance, year end awards and banquet, & team and individual photos.

House League Registration Info & Fees

(Age Based on Child's Age via Registration Rules Below)

Level

Ages

Price

Game Days

Game Time

Novice 4-5 $ 70 Saturday 10:00 - 12:00
Coach-Pitch 6-7-8 $ 200 Monday & Wednesday 18:30 - 20:15
Minor 9-10 $ 200 Tuesday & Thursday 18:30 - 20:15
Major 11-12 $ 200 Monday & Wednesday 18:30 - 20:15
Senior 13-16 $ 200 Tuesday & Thursday 18:30 - 22:00
Big League 17-18 $ 200 Monday & Wednesday 18:30 - 22:00

 

Park Locations per Level of Play

Level

Park

Location

Novice William Hurst Grand Boul & Terrebonne
Coach-Pitch William Hurst Grand Boul & Terrebonne
Benny Benny Ave & Terrebonne Ave
Loyola-2 Fielding Ave & Coronation Ave
Minor Loyola-2 Fielding Ave & Coronation Ave
MacDonald Clanranald & Dupuis
Benny Benny Ave & Terrebonne Ave
Major Loyola-2 Fielding Ave & Coronation Ave
MacDonald Clanranald & Dupuis
NDG Marcil & Notre-Dame-de-Grace
Senior Loyola-1 Doherty & Somerled
Big League Loyola-1 Doherty & Somerled

 

Competitive Teams

As per Little League rules, all players who wish to play on a competitive team must play in at least 60% of the their House League games up to June 15th to qualify for tournament play.

Competitive teams pay more than House League Teams given the amount of development they receive from the NDG Baseball Program. Players are encouraged to take part in NDG Baseball winter indoor sessions where most of those wishing to play competitive baseball develop their baseball skills.

 

Competitive Team Registration Info & Fees

(Age Based on Child's Age via Registration Rules Below)

Level

Ages

Price

Game Days

Game Time

Coach-Pitch 6-7-8 + $75 (Total $275) Weekends n/a
Minor 9-10 + $125 (Total $325) Weekends n/a
Major 11-12 + $250 (Total $450) Weekends n/a
Junior 13-14 + $250 (Total $450) According to Schedule n/a
Senior 15-16 + $250 (Total $450) According to Schedule n/a
Big League 17-18 + $250 (Total $450) According to Schedule n/a

 

NEW REGISTRATION RULES

NDG BASEBALL REGISTRATION 2015

INSCRIPTION 2015 (Version Français)

Children born after December 31st 2005

As per new Little League International rules for 2015, those children

born after December 31st, 2005

(2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, & 2011)

Will now and for as long as they play Little League Baseball use the year of birth to determine the child's age and the child's Little League level of play

(ex. born June 1st 2006 = 9 years of age = Minor Level of Play)

 

Children born before January 1st, 2006

As per new Little League International rules for 2015, those children

born before January 1st, 2006

Will continue use the date of "April 30th" to determine the child's age and the child's Little League Level of Play

(ex. born May 1st 2002 = 12 years of age on April 30th = Major Level)

Players using this age determination system in 2015 will continue to use this system for the remainder of their Little League careers.

New Expanded Residency Rules

As of 2014 players whose schools are located within  NDG Baseball's Boundaries are now eligible to play for NDG Baseball.

(SEE LINK ABOVE FOR DETAILS)

 

HOW TO REGISTER

1 - 2015 Registration Form - Completed in Full

[Download and Save Form Below. Then use Adobe Reader to Fill out form]

2 - Cheque made out to: NDG Minor League Baseball Inc.

3 - Photocopy of your child's Medicare Card

MAILING REGISTRATION FORMS

Send in all documents to the address stated below

NDG Minor Baseball Inc.

5764 Monkland Ave.

Suite 2255

Montreal (Quebec)

H4A 1E9

 

ON-SITE REGISTRATION DAYS

Register in person during one of our two On-Site Registration Days:

Sunday April 12th & 26th

Times: 11H00-14H00

St-Luc High School - Complex Confederation

(5320 Kensington, Notre-Dame-de-Grace)

NOTE TO COMPETITIVE TEAMS PLAYERS

OTHER SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS MENTIONED BELOW (Documents a Must for Competitive Players) WILL BE GATHERED IN THE 1ST WEEK OF JULY.

 

Hall of Famer Tony Gywnn Giving Hitting Advice

Lifetime Batting AVG .338, 8x NL Batting Champion, 15x All-Star

Videos from San Diego University

Knob to Ball T-Drill Approach to Hitting

Greg Maddux  - " Tony Gwynn was the best pure hitter in the game"

Tony Gwynn talks about what makes a good hitter

 

EXPOS NATION

"2ND ANNUAL PITCH & CATCH RALLY"

See Photos & Summary of Days Activities

 

Please see the link below to view which fields in NDG are available and when and where games and practices are scheduled to take place.

NDG Baseball Field Booking & Games/ Practices Schedule

 

ALUMNI UPDATE - NDG BASEBALL

It has come to the NDG Baseball Executives attention that a prominent member of the professional baseball community needs to be added to our

NDG Baseball Alumni Site

 

Jim McKean to be awarded the first NDG Baseball Lifetime Achievement Award

Award to be given next summer....

 

Personal Accomplishments

Major League Umpire (1973-1999)

World Series: 1979, 1985, 1995

Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame (2004)

Umpire Consultant - ESPN (2011)

Canadian Football League (CFL)

Quarterback & Punter

1963-1965 - Montreal Alouettes

(1963 - Rookie of the Year)

1966 - Saskatchewan Rough Riders

(Grey Cup Winners)

see impressive full biography here...

Major League Umpire - Jim McKean

(NDG Baseball player: 1961, 1962,  & 1963)

 

The Cote des Neiges & NDG Sports

Awards Banquet


Friday October 24th

18H30-20H30

Centre Sportif Côte des Nieges

4880 Van Horne

(Near Victoria Ave.)


CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL NDG BASEBALL NOMINEE'S

An excellent evening with four-two parents and players in attendance. The guest speaker was Borough Mayor Russell Copeman. Also in attendance, Federal Opposition Leader and Leader of the NDP Party, Thomas Mulcair (Happy Birthday Mr. Mulair)


 

 

 

Pitching Tips - Coaches & Parents

SEE NEW PITCHING TIPS & VIDEOS - FOR COACHES & PARENTS

Instructor Terry Doucet is a qualified pitching instructor who volunteers his time to teach kids from anywhere and from any age proper pitching mechanics. Terry's teaching are based on the tips described in these videos.

If you are a pitcher, proper pitching mechanics are a must. These tips will improve your game and make you a better pitcher...hands down.

 

 

 

Montreal Bridge Conditions


Catching Tips

Check Out NDG Baseball Alumni Michael Fitzsimmons

Recruitment Video for Blocking Tips and More...


POLICE CHECKS

COACHES & VOLUNTEERS
As per Little League International regulations, coaches and volunteers MUST fill-out a Police Background Check Form in order to coach or volunteer for NDG Baseball.
ALL COACHES MUST SUBMIT TO A BACKGROUND CHECK BY FILLING OUT THE REQUIRED BACKGROUND CHECK FORM AT UNIFORM DAY.

 (Saturday May 17th, 9H00-12H00)

THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS RULE


ATTENTION TOUS LES ENTRAÎNEURS ET BÉNÉVOLES

Comme par règlements de la petite ligue internationaux, les entraîneurs et les bénévoles DOIVENT REMPLIR UN FORMULAIRE DE VÉRIFICATION POLICIÈRE des antécédents afin d'entraîneurs ou de bénévoles pour NDG Baseball.
Tous les entraîneurs doivent soumettre à une vérification des antécédents par REMPLIR LE FORMULAIRE DE FOND REQUISE chèque à jour uniforme
.

(Samedi le 17 mai, 9H00-12H00)

IL N'YA AUCUNE EXCEPTION À CETTE RÈGLE

NDG SENIOR LYNX  - NATIONAL CHAMPIONS

SENIOR LEAGUE WORLD SERIES   2011 & 2012

Last Quebec Senior National Champion  (1987) - 1st Back-to-Back Championships (Quebec) 

 

NDG BASEBALL FIELD BOOKINGS

Please see the link below to view which fields in NDG are available and when and where games and practices are scheduled to take place.

NDG Baseball Field Booking & Games/ Practices Schedule

 

NDG Little League Baseball

12th Annual

U12 & U14 Michelin Tournament 2015

June 19th-20th-21st

Ages Levels: U12 (Little League) & U14 (Junior Little League)

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION


TOURNAMENT HOTELS


2170 Ave Lincoln, Montreal, QC, H3H 2N5

Contact: Sophie Young   514-380-8151  Ext: 2635

 

6500 Cote de Liesse, Saint Laurent

Montreal, QC H4T 1E3

Call: 514-739-6440  Ext: 639

Contact: Jaime Scaife

MAP & DIRECTIONS

Holiday Inn to Trudeau Park

Trudeau Park to Holiday Inn

 

 

 

NEWEST CORPORATE SPONSOR

SPIEGEL SOHMER - CORPORATE LIGATION

NDG Baseball would like to thank Mr. Neil Oberman

of the corporate law firm of Spiegel Sohmer

for a $500 Donation to the League

         NEIL G. OBERMAN, LL.M.              

Avocat / Lawyer

 

1255 Peel, Suite 1000, Montréal, Qc H3B 2T9

bureau : 514 875-2100  fax : 514 875-8237

direct : 514 875-5310  mobile : 514 246-2010

 

 

CIBC BANK MAKES A DONATION

- Major Lynx Fund -

NDG Baseball President Terry Doucet accepts a donation cheque from CIBC on behalf of CIBC Wood Gundy's VP, Robert Titleman, and his volunteer contributions to the NDG Baseball League.

Donations from Corporate Sponsors are an integral part of the Competitive Team Program. Fees and expenses range in area of  $5000 - $7000 per team to participate in provincial and national tournaments.

NDG Baseball has a policy that everyone gets to play. Those who are unable to pay due to financial circumstances receive a registration subsidy on behalf of the League.

 

IN MEMORY OF HOF CATCHING GREAT

GARY CARTER

Gary Carter Foundation

Click on the image below to view a video created by NDG Baseball

volunteers James Rankine and Carey Ashton which shows

highlights from Gary Carter's career.

Gary Edmund Carter

April 8th 1954 - February 16th, 2012

 

 

NDG MINOR BASEBALL

 

Player Alumni Page

 

Russell Martin, Jeremi Doyon-Roch, Ray Callari, Medhi Djebbar and more...

30 plus NDG Baseball players who have gone onto higher level of sports

 

LITTLE LEAGUE TOURNAMENT RESULTS

Results from:  Provincials (from across Canada), Nationals, & World Series

LITTLE LEAGUE CANADA - HALL OF CHAMPIONS

 

2015 Little League Canadian Nationals & World Series

Dates & Locations

Source: Little League Canada & Little League International

Little Canadian Nationals - East Nepean. ON - Website


QUEBEC PROVINCIAL TOURNAMENTS

In 2015 ALL the Quebec Provincial Tournaments will take place in

District 3 (Blainville, NDG, Montreal, Verdun)

Dates Below - Locations TBD

 Coach-Pitch Provincials - District 3 - July 24-27

Minor League Provincials - District 3 - July 24-27

Little League Provincials - District 3 - July 24-27

Intermediate 50/70 Provincials - District 3 - July 16-20

Junior Little League Provincials - District 3 - July 24-27

Senior Little League Provincials - District 3 - July 16-20

Big League Provincials - District 3 - July 10-12

 

RUSSELL MARTIN SIGNS 5 YEAR DEAL

With the Toronto Blue Jays

VIDEO - TERRY DOUCET TALKS ABOUT RUSSELL MARTIN

Video Courtesy of Global Montreal - Report by Tim Sargeant

NDG Baseball Player Russell Martin has finalized a five-year

 $82 million deal

 

MAJOR LYNX TALK BASEBALL

NDG Major Lynx

QUEBEC LITTLE LEAGUE CHAMPIONS

Head Coach: Frank Martinez

Email: martinezaguilar@bell.net

Cell Phone: 514-216-8291  

Photo Courtesy of Cristina Maria Moreira

Back Row (left to right):

Jonathan Zapata, Asst-Coach Jose Villalobos, Asst-Coach Rafael Zapata,

Tristan Vargas, Asst-Coach Livin Vargas, Asst-Coach Marco Alexandridis

 Middle Row (left to right):

 Mikhael Martinez - Bat Boy, Chipper Goodman, Antonio Barrafato, 

Jon Andrew Alexandridis, Kevin Griffin, Scott Quavavauq,

Head Coach Frank Martinez, Bat Boy - Franky Martinez

 Front Row (left to right):

Justin Ricci, Andru Tecce, Gabriel Martinez-Aguilar, Alfonso Villalobos,

Brandon Hernandez-Perez

 

MAJOR LYNX COACHING STAFF

(left to right):

Marcos Alexandridis - Strength and conditioning coach
Frank Martinez - Head coach and Manager
Rafael Zapata - 3rd base coach and hitting coach
Livin Vargas - Pitching coach and bench coach
Jose Villalobos - assistant coach

 

 

BIG LEAGUE WORLD SERIES

BIG LEAGUE WORLD SERIES - TEAM CANADA

The Montreal Rockies - Quebec - District 3

Back Row (left to right):

Head Coach - Dale Victor DeNiro (#24), Joel Lefrançois-Hebert (#19),

Liam Griffin (#7), Antoine Boyer (#12), Sam Blondeau (#9), Louis Green (#18),

Samuel Fagen (#6), Team Manager - Michael Lalonde (#17)

 Front Row (left to right):

 Jason Molly (#23), Benjamin Godbout (#8),  Shane Laverty (#4),

Chris Antonakopoulos (#1),  Zane Monk (#2), Guillaume Gravel (#22)

Not in Photo:  Mathieu Sauvé

SEE 2014 LITTLE LEAGUE RESULTS FOR DETAILS

 

 

 

THE 2014 NDG LYNX HEAD COACHES

( 2014 COACHING STAFFS TO BE NAMED IN FEBRUARY )

NDG COACHING VOLUNTEERS

LEVEL

HEAD COACH BIO & CONTACT INFORMATION
U12 - Little League Frank Martinez
U14 - Junior League Sam Antel
U16 - Senior League TBA
U18 - Big League TBA

 

 

COACHING AIDS

Here are some files to download to help coaches organize their House League Games:

Batting Line-Up: PDF Version - Excel Version (.xlsx)

Baseball Diamond: PDF Version

Baseball Diamond (Numbered Positions): PDF Version

 

BASEBALL UMPIRES - ARBITRES DE BASEBALL

Contact

Area

Cell

email

Alvin Fishman

Cote St-Luc

514-516-6818

AFishman@cotesaintluc.org

Natasha Taylor

Verdun

514-451-3312

nattay0483@hotmail.com

Brent Gould

NDG

514-247-1919

brentg99@hotmail.com

Brendan Watt

NDG

514-266-3126

 

Rick Wood

NDG

514-544-9244

rgwood17@gmail.com

Rick Wood

NDG

438-878-9834

rgwood17@gmail.com

Brendan Watt

NDG

514-266-3126

 

Questions and/or comments can be sent to:

Questions et /ou commentaires peuvent être envoyés à:

NDG Minor Baseball

Over 2,000,000 Web Page Hits

 All Web Pages Combined

2012 Season

NDG BASEBALL MEDIA RELATIONS

Steve Glazer  Tel: 514-458-2002

OTHER CONTACT INFO

Tel: 514-359-6788  -   Fax: 514-483-6692

Email: info@ndgbaseball.org

NDG Major Lynx 2015

Season Review

Video Courtesy of Frank Martinez

2014 Major Lynx Team Info

Terry Doucet on MLB.com

Interviewed Live on TV in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Pirates announcers (left to right):

Bob Walk & Tim Neverett

Major lynx Player

Alfonso Villalobos Talks Baseball

Alfonso talks about the how he goes  about playing baseball

MAJOR LYNX TALK BASEBALL

Sean Coleman Interviews

Little Leaguers - NDG Major Lynx

CBC NEWS - Major Lynx 2014

CBC'S Doug Gelevan Reports on NDG vs BC Game

CTV NEWS -  Randy's Rookies

Big League Lynx Player - Liam Wyatt

Senior Little League World Series Stats:

2011 - 1st - OBP .714,  6th - BA .566;

2012 - (Record): Most Walks in One Game (5)

2013 Big League Championships Stats

CTV NEWS - Major Lynx 2012

Interview with Efrain Romero & Lynx Players

Senior National Champions 2011

NDG Senior Lynx - Team Canada Web Page

SENIOR LYNX VIDEOS

 

The Canadian National Championships

 

The Senior World Series, Bangor ME

 

ferguson jenkins page

Carey Ashton Page

 

Videos From Previous Years

Minor Lynx - I Gotta Feeling - 2011

NDG Baseball Commercial 2010

The Catching Carmels