Site Updated :: December 6, 2017
SAMSBL is a league of adult amateurs who play baseball (real hardball) in age divisions of Open, 30 & over, 40 & over, 50 & over, and 60 & over.  The SAMSBL is a member of the national organization known as the Men's Senior Baseball League/Men's Adult Baseball League (MSBL/MABL). The league is for men who love the game of baseball. SAMSBL is in its third decade of existence. We have tryouts once a year in February. We all pay to play from mid-March until August for league games (about 21 games) on weekends. Tournaments are extra and usually occur over the major holidays throughout the summer. The grand finale is the National World Series in Phoenix, AZ during October.
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2018 Details

December 6, 2017

We had 15 teams represented at the 2018 Managers' meeting. The Age Brackets will be 18+, 35+, 50+, and 60+. The League Fee will be $277 per player with 15 minimum on a team. A deposit of $1,000 holds a spot for a team until January 1.

Tryouts will be held in February (details here). Next meeting will be January 17, 2018. Site TBA. All teams to be fully committed by that date.

Season will start in mid-March and go through August / September with Playoffs until we leave for 2018 World Series.

2018 Waiver is required for all players and Managers. It is published so it can be down loaded.

Texas Cup 2018 looks to be on Austin during Labor Day Weekend since July 4th holiday is just one day.

World Series 2017 Information, November 18

November 18, 2017

All 2017 World Series are over. We had 12 teams participate in the events.

We finished at 44-32 for all teams.

We won 3 more sets of rings, # 37,38,& 39. Congratulations to 58+ & 65+ Lonestars and 55+ Bombers.

Some highlights: Phil Galloway participated in 57 different games since October 1.

5 different Bombers have won a set of rings in each decade of MSBL World Series history. Randy Mendoza, Fred Douglas, John Lerette, Jack Held, and Bryan Wyatt. Congrats to all.

Military guys: Active and retired

November 26, 2017

Military Baseball now exist. 80 games around the country. For players 18 and over. Turn Pro?

Lt. Juan Adriatico (Chap), is President of the effort.

Go to www.military baseball.org for the details.

Or call 210 454 8485.

LEAGUE RULES REMINDER

January 1, 2018

This policy is meant to be right up front.

Several 2018 National Tournaments are on the horizon. In order to participate in these events, players need to be SAMSBL league members.

To attend the National World Series, a player or team needs to have participated in the SAMSBL league. The SAMSBL has a strict policy regarding tournament players. All League Members sign their respective waivers agreeing to the policy. Any player needs a release from me to play on any other team in the nation.

If you play in the SAMSBL, then support the SAMSBL with your talents on the tournament teams at all times. Even pool players need a release. We send over a dozen teams to state and national tournaments. There is room for all who wish to go.

Print Standings
18 & Over Division Standings
25 & Over Division Standings
35 & Over Division Standings
50 & Over Division Standings
55 & Over Division Standings
Summer Wood Bat Division Standings
18+ Division 35+ Division 55+ Division
SAMSBL POLICY CHANGES FOR 2017
NO TRASH TALKING Policy
Purpose: To stop any type of trash talking 100% of the time. There will be no trash talking between players. There will be no trash talking between managers/umpires and players. There will be trash talking between managers. The League President will implement an arbitrary fine system, at his sole discretion, payable immediately by the offender(s) should they wish to continue playing baseball in the SAMSBL. Ejections are not necessary to trigger fines.

NON-RUNNER EXCHANGE/SHARED POSITION Policy
Purpose: To stop excessive delay of game while waiting for runner exchange to take place. The exact non-runner/shared runner must be immediately available to replace hitter on base OR the umpires will negate the option, immediately.

DEFENSE/OFFENSE EXCHANGE Between Innings Policy
Purpose: To stop excessive delays in the exchange process. Two Minutes, only, is allowed. Umpires can call strikes or balls, as necessary, to trigger the first pitch of the inning. It is possible to have runners on base or an out recorded prior to the first pitch if delay occurs.

ROSTER/WAIVER CURRENCY Policy
Purpose: To ensure all players on the fields are eligible to be there. Managers are to ensure all players are on proper waivers at all times. No player is eligible to play if he has not signed a proper waiver. Roster additions/deletions are addressed between the Manager and League President.

SMOKING/VAPING/CHEWING/DIPPING Tobacco Products or Alternatives
Purpose: To ensure all SAMSBL members know the penalties for violating the simple rule of NO, NOT ALLOWED at any time while playing league games. Nowhere at any ball park are we ever permitted to smoke, chew, or spit. Fines will be implemented, immediately and must be paid, quicker. These fines will be arbitrary and hefty, especially if repeat offender. If smoking areas ARE available, then you are cleared to smoke, chew, and spit in those areas ONLY!

NO non-MSBL TEAM/Payer
IN SAN ANTONIO will be allowed to enter the MSBL world series Purpose: From Steve Sigler on December 2, 2016, 9:32 AM. All interested players who wish to participate in the 2017 and beyond MSBL world series are required to be SAMSBL league members in good standing with the League. No exceptions!

SAMSBL Contact Information   Developed & Designed By
210-302-8228
P.O. Box 690093
San Antonio, TX. 78269
Email:  SAMSBL

Martin De Leon
League Webmaster