Delaware American Legion Baseball

91 Seasons

Delaware American Legion Baseball

91 Seasons - First Class Baseball for the First State

  "A program of service to the youth of America" and Delaware since 1926

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Delaware American Legion Baseball 2016

2016 Standings
All reported games

(By Total Points)
  1. Middletown Post 25 (20-4) 60
  2. Stahl Post 30 (18-7-1) 55
  3. Fox Post 2 (19-5) 54*
  4. Delaware Post 1 (18-9) 54
  5. R.C. Dupont Post 18 (14-11) 42
  6. Post 10 Generals (7-20) 18*
  7. Delvets Post 1 (5-20-1) 9**
  8. Milford Post 3 (1-21) 3

* = Forfeit (-3 Pts)


State Tournament Seeding
State Tournament participants are the top 8 teams in overall points and seeded by total points earned, unless they have 4 or more forfeits during the season.



Delaware American Legion Baseball Committee:
Roy S Lamberton, Chmn (Post 6)
Chuck Armbruster (Post 18)
James Bradey (Post 10)
Dennis Cini (Post 1)
Robert Manelski (Post 27)
Ken Roberts (Post 2)
Bob Stevens (Post 30)

Rich Cooper (SAL At Large)

The American Legion Baseball program in Delaware is overseen by a  committee of American Legion members. The current committee has two former State chairmen as members


The Delaware Baseball Coach's Assn (DBCA)

Official Sponsors of American Legion Baseball

Diamond Sports

Baseball Factory

USA Basesball


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American Legion Baseball enjoys a reputation as one of the most successful and tradition-rich amateur athletic leagues. Today, the program registers more than 5,400 teams in all 50 states, including Canada and Puerto Rico.

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2 New Teams:


            Post 14, Smyrna - Mike Dulin is the Manager

            Nanticoke Post 6 Patriots - Bryan Widdowson, Manager


Legion LogoTeam Signups are under way -

Returning Managers know how to do this.... Please register by March 1st so we can start the scheduling.


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Recruiting:

Players residing in areas outside a recruiting zone may try out for and play for the team closest to their official residence in accordance with Delaware American Legion Baseball Rules.


Legion LogoLegion Baseball continues to attract the top Delaware Talent:


Of course, everyone knows that Brett Oberholtzer is now pitching for the Philadelphia Phillies.

Durney Post 27 Catcher Tyler Hill was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in round 19.

Delaware State's D.J. Miller named to MEAC All American 1st Team (former Durney player who also made the Dean's List and earned the DSU Leadership Award as well)
Joining Miller on the All MEAC team are: Mike Alexander and Matt McClain.

Partial list of Delaware All State Selections playing American Legion Baseball in 2013 or 2014:
Nick Spadafino, Conner Chasanov, Tevin Thomas, Seth Brosius and Kyle Mace(2013), Dominic DeSabatino, Tom Spagnolo, Chad Bell, Ryan Zwier, Matt Taylor, Connor Stevens, Brock Long, C.J. Baker, Johnny Valdez, Ty Hill, Sean Deely
Legion LogoWe're Always Updating our History and Alumni

You can find a short history of the Delaware and American Legion Baseball history at our "history" site. We've also updated the list of Legion Baseball Alumni. You'll be amazed at who has played Legion Baseball in Delaware.

Follow the Links to: History and Alumni


Legion Logo2017 Team Information:
With Rosters (when the season starts)  and Contact Information:

Delaware Post 1
Wilmington
Brent Treml
Joseph B. Stahl Post 30
Wilmington - New Castle
Bob Anderson
Delvets Post 1
Wilmington
Mike Buono

The Post 10 Generals
Newark - Christiana
Kevin Green

Fox Post 2
Dover
Paul Quirk
R.C. DuPont Post 18 Aviators
Claymont
Mike Maczinski
Smyrna Post 14
Smyrna, DE
Miek Dulin

Nanticoke Post 6 Patriots
Seaford
Bryan Widdowson

Milford Post 3
Milford/Lake Forest/Cape
Wayne Hurd
Middletown Post 25 Firehawks
Appoquinimink-Middletown
Bill Alexander


2016 Weekly Results
2015 Weekly Results
2014 Weekly Results 2013 Weekly Results
Week 1 (6/2-6/5)
Week 2 (6/6-6/12)
Week3 (6/13 - 6/19)
Week 4 (6/20 - 6/26)
Week 5 (6/27- 7/3)
Week 6 (7/4 - 7/10)
Week 7 (7/11-7/20)

2016 State Tournament
Week 1 (6/2-6/7)
Week 2 (6/8-6/14)
Week 3 (6/15-6/21)
Week 4 (6/22/6/28)
Week 5 (6/29-7/5)
Week 6 (7/6-7/12)
Week 7 (7/13-7/19)
Week 8 (7/20-7/23)
2015 DE State Tournament

Week 1 (6/1-6/7)
Week 2 (6/8 - 6/14)
Week 3 (6/15-6/21)
Week 4 (6/22-6/28)
Week 5 (6/29-7/5)
Week 6 (7/6-7/12)
Week 7 (7/13-7/19)
Week 8 (7/20-7/24)
2014 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/2-6/9)
Week 2 (6/10-6/17)
Week3 (6/18 - 6/23)
Week 4 (6/24 - 6/30)
Week 5 (7/1 - 7/7)
Week 6 (7/8 - 7/14)
Week 7 (7/15-7/21)
Week 8 (7/22-7/24)
2012 Weekly Results
2011 Weekly Results
2010 Weekly Results: 2009 Weekly Results:
Week 1 (6/2-7)
Week 2 (6/9-14)
Week 3 (6/16-21)
Week 4 6/23-28)
Week 5: (6/30 - 7/5)
Week 6: (7/7- 12)
Week 7: (7/14-7/19)
Week 8: (7/21-26)
2012 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/2-9)
Week 2 (6/9-15)
Week 3 (6/16-6/22)
Week 4 (6/23 - 6/30)
Week 5 (7/1-7/7
Week 6 (7/8-7/14)
Week 7 (7/15-7/23)
2011 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/3-11)
Week 2 (612-617)
Week 3 (6/18-6/24)
Week 4 (6/25-7/1)
Week 5 (7/2 - 7/8)
Week 6 (7/11-7/15)
Week 7 7/16-7/28
2010 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/4-12)
Week 2 (6/14-6/19)
Week 3 (6/21-6/26)
Week 4 (6/28-7/3)
Week 5 (7/4-7/10)
Week 6 (7/12-7/17)
Week 7 (7/19-7/25)
Week 8 (7/26-7/31)
2009 StateTournament
Delaware American Legion BaseballDelaware American Legion Baseball State Tournament
Host Stahl Post 30
Wilson Field, New Castle, DE
July 22 - 27th, 2017

Mid AtlanticAmerican Legion Baseball Mid - Atlantic Regional

August 3 - 7, 2016
Fireman's Field
Leesburg, Virginia

Legion WS90th American Legion Baseball World Series

August 13-18, 2016
Keeter Stadium
Veteran's Field, Shelby, NC
On ESPN3
Semi's and Finals on ESPN-U

2016 Rule Books:
Delaware Local Rules
Official American Legion Rules [pdf]

The Coach's Code of Ethics
Major League Baseball Rules Site


American Legion Code of Sportsmanship

I will:

Keep the Rules;
Keep Faith with my teammates;
Keep my temper;
Keep myself fit;
Keep a Stout heart in defeat;
Keep my pride under in victory;
Keep a sound soul;
A clean mind;
And a Healthy body

The Francis J. Lucia, Jr. Team Sportsmanship Award
Given to the Delaware American Legion Baseball team in the State Tournament exhibiting the principles outlined in our Code of Sportsmanship (below). Both the team and sponsoring post/organization will be given a trophy to commemorate their achievement. Francis J. Lucia, Jr. was a long time supporter and participant in Delaware American Legion Baseball and was Chairman of the league in the 1980's.

2016 - Post 3 Milford
2015 - Post 3 Milford
2014 - Fox Post 2
2013 - DE Post 1
2012 - Fox Post 2
2011 - Fox Post 2

Delaware American Legion Baseball Scholarship

The American Legion Baseball Scholarship is an annual award by the National American Legion Americanism Commission to a baseball player in each department who demonstrates outstanding leadership, scholarship, character and citizenship, and who has a demonstrated need for funding to continue their education beyond high school. Players are nominated by their respective team managers in June, and the winner is selected by the Department Baseball Committee each July during the State Tournament.

2016 - Joel Turk - Post 1
2015* - Hunter Rivera - Post 10*
2014* - Drake Rivera - Post 10*
2013 - Dante De Ascanis - Post 10
2012* - Matt Armistead - Post 10*
2011- John Donnelly - Post 18

2010 - Heath Johnson - Post 30
2009 - Eric Husni - Post 25
2008 - Timothy Hopkins Post 3
2007 - Corey Phelan Stahl Post 30
*Selected Diamond Sports-American Legion All Academic Team

The Donald F. Kimsey Most Valuable Player Award:
Given to a player selected by the Baseball Committee as the MVP of the State Tournament.

2016 Ryan Zwier - Post 25 Middletown
2015
Logan Gilbert - Stahl Post 30
2014 Lonnie Funderbuck - Stahl
2013 Lonnie Funderbuck - Stahl
2012 Brandon Dooley - Stahl Post 30
2011 Zachary Mawson - Post 2
2010 Sam Goines - Durney Post 27
2009 Derrick Parker - Fox Post 2
2006 Tyler Townsend - Post 8

Tournament Most Valuable Pitcher

2016 Sean Dulin - Post 25
2015
William "Billy" Sullivan
2014 Tyler Newton - Stahl


Past Stories and Columns:
Stories:
Why Play Legion Baseball
From the "Commish"

Its about the Kids
June 23, 2008
June 19 2008



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